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Cost of Living Comparison:
Lubbock, Texas - Chicago, Illinois

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A salary of $60,000 in Lubbock, Texas should increase to $79,120 in Chicago, Illinois

Cost of Living IndexesLubbockChicago
Overall84.1110.9
Food94.7110.8
Housing61.4112.4
Utilities73.2104.5
Transportation98.9122.1
Health97.2101.1
Miscellaneous96105.8
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Chicago is 32% more expensive than Lubbock.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 83% more expensive in Chicago.

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