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Cost of Living Comparison:
Atlanta, Georgia - Chicago, Illinois

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A salary of $200,000 in Atlanta, Georgia should increase to $217,878 in Chicago, Illinois

Cost of Living IndexesAtlantaChicago
Overall102111
Food103111
Housing103112
Median Home Cost$191,600$208,900
Utilities94105
Transportation104122
Health102101
Miscellaneous100106
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Chicago is 9% more expensive than Atlanta.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 9% more expensive in Chicago.

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