Cost of Living in Chicago, Illinois
Cost of Living,
Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Chicago, IL is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Chicago, IL is more expensive.
Overall, Chicago, IL cost of living is 103.40.
Chicago Cost of Living SperlingViews
moving out of chicago a.s.a.p!!!!: I HAVE LIVED IN CHICAGO ALL MY LIFE AND I DO AGREE THAT IT HAS BECOME EXPENSIVE TO LIVE HERE. THESE POLITICIANS ARE ALWAYS LOOKING FOR WAYS TO NICKEL AND DIME YOU! IN... (read more)re: CHICAGO - 1/9/2014: You are soooooooooooooo right-not worth moving here for all the aforementioned reasons!!! You will spend all your paycheck on cost-of-living and spend inordinate amounts... (read more)CHICAGO: Expensive,over-crowded,bitter cold winters,high taxes,good food,small... (read more)Have an opinion about Chicago? Leave a commentTo See All SperlingViews for Chicago Click Here
Chicago General SperlingViews
chicago: Chicago was and is a great city, True we have political coruption, we pay high taxes, we pay more then anyone else for gas, oil, electric, and now water, true we have... (read more)My Kind of Town: 47 years ago, I came to Chicago for the first time to visit my aunt, and I never left! I immediately felt at home and absolutely loved this city! Chicago has a... (read more)re: Never move here - 3/9/2014: I've lived in/around Chicago my entire life. At 46, I think I've signed my last lease in this area and I'm looking to leave. The cost of living here is always rising,... (read more)Have an opinion about Chicago? Leave a commentTo See All SperlingViews for Chicago Click Here