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Cost of Living Comparison:
Fort Wayne, Indiana - Chicago, Illinois

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A salary of $49,572 in Fort Wayne, Indiana should increase to $67,704 in Chicago, Illinois

Cost of Living IndexesFort WayneChicago
Overall81111
Food91111
Housing52112
Median Home Cost$96,200$208,900
Utilities82105
Transportation102122
Health97101
Miscellaneous95106
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Chicago is 37% more expensive than Fort Wayne.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 117% more expensive in Chicago.

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