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Cost of Living Comparison:
Omaha, Nebraska - Chicago, Illinois

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A salary of $50,000 in Omaha, Nebraska should increase to $63,011 in Chicago, Illinois

Cost of Living IndexesOmahaChicago
Overall88111
Food93111
Housing76112
Median Home Cost$163,400$225,500
Utilities92105
Transportation97122
Health98101
Miscellaneous91106
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Chicago is 26% more expensive than Omaha.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 38% more expensive in Chicago.

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