Chicago, Illinois 

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Cost of Living in Chicago, Illinois

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Chicago is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Chicago, Illinois is more expensive.

Chicago cost of living is 117.8

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

The median home price in Chicago is $223,000.

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 $120,000 

1620 S Washtenaw Ave

Bed 3 | Bath 1.01386 SqFt
 $120,000 

1620 S Washtenaw Ave

Bed 3 | Bath 1.01386 SqFt

COST OF LIVINGChicagoIllinoisUSA
  117.8101.5100
  93.997.4100
  9498.9100
  120.692.4100
  $223,000$180,300$219,700
  92.897.7100
  159.8124100
  107.398.1100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Chicago    255 Reviews
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    My kind of Town - 4/13/2019
    I have lived in this city for 15 years, and I love it. However you have to be a certain type of person to love it here. To be successful here, these are some of the... Read More

    Think twice if you didn’t grow up here - 1/26/2019
    I grew up in the near west suburbs of Chicago and moved back 5 years ago in my 50s to be near family. I have lived all over the country, including NY and CA. I now... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
    60629, 60618, 60632, 60639, 60623, 60647, 60617, 60625, 60608, 60634, ... 56 more

    NEW LISTINGS IN CHICAGO IL
    $120,000
    1620 S Washtenaw Ave
    Bed 3 | Bath 1.0

    $599,000
    2415 W Lexington St
    Bed 4 | Bath 4.0

    $125,000
    318 W 117th St
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

    $124,900
    6007 S Campbell Ave
    Bed 4 | Bath 2.0

    $749,900
    1341 W Ancona St
    Bed 3 | Bath 4.0

    $201,102
    4020 W George St
    Bed 3 | Bath 1.0


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