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Cost of Living Comparison:
Indianapolis, Indiana - Chicago, Illinois

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A salary of $120,000 in Indianapolis, Indiana should increase to $147,212 in Chicago, Illinois

Cost of Living IndexesIndianapolisChicago
Overall90111
Food92111
Housing74112
Median Home Cost$127,700$225,500
Utilities91105
Transportation100122
Health113101
Miscellaneous98106
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Chicago is 23% more expensive than Indianapolis.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 76% more expensive in Chicago.

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