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Galveston, TX vs Chicago, IL

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Chicago is 16.6% more expensive than Galveston.
Chicago housing costs are 13.6% more expensive than Galveston housing costs.
Health related expenses are 10.3% less in Chicago.

Cost of Living
 Galveston, TXChicago, ILUnited States
 91.7106.9100
 98.097.2100
 101.090.6100
 87.299.1100
 $201,500$229,100$231,200
 91.092.8100
 77.8138.5100
 104.4107.3100

100 = National Average (Below 100 means cheaper than the US average. Above 100 means more expensive.)
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Reviews for Galveston    12 Reviews
GPD works for the bloods - 1/20/2019
I've lived in Galveston for several years. The police are corrupt and paid off by the local blood gang. It takes outside agencies such as Texas Marshals, DEA, and FBI to... Read More

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Location - 10/6/2016
Your intro page for Galveston, Texas shows the location as: Location: Southeast Texas, 50 miles inland from the Gulf Coast I'd like to let you know that Galveston (not... Read More

Visiting and Appreciating Galveston - 3/15/2013
Galveston is one of the friendliest, relaxing invigorating places my family and I have visited. My children love this island, and we are considering moving here.... Read More

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

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ZIPS IN GALVESTON, TEXAS
77550 77551 77554
ZIPS IN CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
60629, 60618, 60632, 60639, 60623, 60647, 60617, 60625, 60608, 60634, 56 total

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