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Chicago, IL vs Stamford, CT

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Stamford is 10.9% more expensive than Chicago.
Stamford housing costs are 27.0% more expensive than Chicago housing costs.
Health related expenses are 12.9% more in Stamford.

Cost of Living
 Chicago, ILStamford, CTUnited States
 106.9118.5100
 97.2105.6100
 90.6102.3100
 99.1125.9100
 $229,100$291,000$231,200
 92.8121.6100
 138.5116.1100
 107.3122.7100

100 = National Average (Below 100 means cheaper than the US average. Above 100 means more expensive.)
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Reviews for Chicago    258 Reviews
not as bad as you think - 10/29/2019
I lived in the city my whole life I loved... Read More

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Horrible - 9/5/2019
Lived there for 40 years, worse place in the nation. The weather is nice about 3% of the time, terrible roads, angry people, expediently growing corruption, and taxes... Read More

A Living Hell - 6/5/2019
I grew up here, and have lived many places in the city & suburbs. I've also lived in other states, so I know what life is like elsewhere. As of 6/2019, this is the... Read More

Reviews for Stamford    22 Reviews
The Lovely Stamford! Not Perfect, But Not That Bad - 9/27/2018
I've lived here for about 6 months and actually love it! I lived on Long Island, Queens, and Brooklyn here and there for 11 years, and you definitely appreciate how much... Read More

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Nice place but not for middle class - 7/31/2017
I lived here 4 yrs coming from NY fir a better life for my son. I live with suster cant afford something on my own because for a 2 bdrm its over 2300 . Too many luxury... Read More

crazy expensive - 7/30/2015
Fairfield county connecticut is the most expensive fully adjusted place to live in the contninental us. and its in... Read More

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ZIPS IN CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
60629, 60618, 60632, 60639, 60623, 60647, 60617, 60625, 60608, 60634, 56 total
ZIPS IN STAMFORD, CONNECTICUT
06902 06905 06903 06906 06907 06901

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