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Cost of Living Comparison:
Great Falls, Montana - Chicago, Illinois

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A salary of $24,000 in Great Falls, Montana should increase to $27,899 in Chicago, Illinois

Cost of Living IndexesGreat FallsChicago
Overall95.4110.9
Food102.1110.8
Housing85112.4
Utilities93.9104.5
Transportation95.4122.1
Health100.1101.1
Miscellaneous103.8105.8
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Chicago is 16% more expensive than Great Falls.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 32% more expensive in Chicago.

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