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Cost of Living Comparison:
Chicago, Illinois - Minneapolis, Minnesota

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A salary of $50,000 in Chicago, Illinois could decrease to $49,324 in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Cost of Living IndexesChicagoMinneapolis
Overall111109
Food111105
Housing112118
Median Home Cost$208,900$218,900
Utilities10599
Transportation122102
Health101100
Miscellaneous106111
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Minneapolis is 1% cheaper than Chicago.
Transportation is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Transportation is 16% cheaper in Minneapolis.

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