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

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A salary of $64,260 in Indianapolis, Indiana should increase to $86,119 in Chicago, Illinois

Cost of Living IndexesIndianapolisChicago
Overall88118
Food9194
Housing68121
Median Home Cost$127,700$225,500
Utilities9093
Transportation104160
Health8794
Miscellaneous99107
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Chicago is 34% 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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