General information about Chicago
CountryUnited States of America
Region Illinois IL
Region 2Cook County 031
Population2,695,598
Visitors2,080,000/year
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Cost of living in Chicago, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $504 $859
Food $285 $519
Transportation $80 $175
Communications and utilities $97 $107
Clothing $22 $79
Sports and leisure $32 $117
Accommodation in Chicago, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$504
Shared room in city centre$859
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$860
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$1359
Coordinates of Chicago
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
GMT -6
Latitude41.850030000
Longitude-87.650050000
Elevation179 m.

Popular places and attractions of Chicago

Symphony Center (Chicago Symphony Orchestra) Symphony Center (Chicago Symphony Orchestra)
Symphony Center (Chicago Symphony Orchestra)
Concert Hall
9.6
Chicago Riverwalk Chicago Riverwalk
Chicago Riverwalk
Waterfront
9.6
Jay Pritzker Pavilion Jay Pritzker Pavilion
Jay Pritzker Pavilion
Amphitheater
9.5
Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise
Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise
Boat / Ferry
9.5
Chicago Cultural Center Chicago Cultural Center
Chicago Cultural Center
Museum
9.4
North Avenue Beach North Avenue Beach
North Avenue Beach
Beach
9.3

Parks, gardens and green spaces in Chicago

Миллениум-парк (Millennium Park) Миллениум-парк (Millennium Park)
Миллениум-парк (Millennium Park)
Park
9.7
Chicago Lakefront Trail Chicago Lakefront Trail
Chicago Lakefront Trail
Trail
9.6
Grant Park Grant Park
Grant Park
Park
9.6
Garfield Park Conservatory Garfield Park Conservatory
Garfield Park Conservatory
Garden
9.6
Lincoln Park Lincoln Park
Lincoln Park
Park
9.5
Maggie Daley Park Maggie Daley Park
Maggie Daley Park
Park
9.4

Cost of living and prices in Chicago

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 12.0 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 52.0 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 6.0 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 4.0 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 4.8 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1.5 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 1.3 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 3.1 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1.5 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 2.2 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 2.2 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 0.7 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2.4 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1.2 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 4.6 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 2.2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 3.4 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 8.6 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 8.3 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 3.2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.1 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 3.5 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 12.0 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.3 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.4 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 9.6 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 1.8 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 80.0 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 2.6 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1.1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 19.6 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0.5 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 18,400.0 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 45.1 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 16.8 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 9.6 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 38.6 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 30.9 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 64.2 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 82.4 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 1,359.4 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 860.6 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 2,603.7 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 1,528.6 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 103.0 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.1 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 42.0 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 2,667.6 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,450.7 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 2,736.4 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 3.2 %
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Chicago

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Record high°C37332620192128323640403840
Average high°C2417102028142025292815
Average temperature°C20136-1-3-14101521252411
Average low°C16103-4-7-5-16111721207
Record low°C0-4-17-28-31-28-17-1004109-31
RainDays9910111091212121199123
SnowDays00278641000027
FogDays1111121312111210108912131
ThunderstormsDays42110024566637
SnowfallCm.002152223101000678
Average precipitationMm.79748166585171861041049797968
Relative humidity%65656873736966626466656867
Relative humidity morning%85828180777879777778828580
Relative humidity evening%55536268666359535152545558
Wind speedKm/h14161717181818181614141316
Day LengthHours13121010101113141516151413
Dew point°C126-0-6-8-7-22814171751
Growing degree-day°C53421930102131003075858197763386
Solar radiation, globalMj/m21511766913172022221914
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