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Chicago

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Summary
Number of category wins
Wins 17 out of 17 categories.
17
Wins 0 out of 17 categories.
0
Housing
4
-
Small apartment
Median rent
$1400-
Medium apartment
Median rent
$1700-
Large apartment
Median rent
$2100-
Cities ranking
235/265-
Cost of living
4
-
Cost of
Cities ranking
199/248-
Salaries
Overall average salary
Median salary
Safety
4
-
Crime rate
Index score
0.22-
Gun deaths
Per 100k residents/year
8.67-
Cities ranking
251/265-
Education
8
-
University quality
Index score
0.87-
High school ranking
PISA test
24-
IB schools
In total
Cities ranking
8/239-
Visa
Not required for short visits
Visits up to 90 days
for citizens of
Startup visa
Tolerance
6
-
LGBTQ equality
Index score
1.00-
Tolerance towards minorities
Index score
0.21-
Cities ranking
188/265-
Climate
Daily max temperature (C)
Average
Startups
10
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Startup scene
Index score
0.98-
Venture capital
Index score
0.72-
Total startup funding
Last 12 months
Cities ranking
10/264-
Healthcare
6
-
Healthcare quality
Index score
0.80-
Healthcare expenditure
Index score
0.28-
Life expectancy
In years
79.2783-
Cities ranking
195/264-
Travel connectivity
6
-
Airport hub
Index score
0.91-
Intercity train connectivity
Index score
0.20-
Cities ranking
51/265-
Commute
4
-
Traffic
Index score
0.38-
Cities ranking
188/254-
Business freedom
9
-
Business freedom
Index score
0.86-
Freedom from corruption
Index score
0.79-
Time required to start a business
In days
5.6-
Cities ranking
69/263-
Environmental quality
7
-
Air quality
Index score
0.70-
Drinking water quality
Index score
0.67-
Cleanliness
Index score
0.64-
Cities ranking
112/265-
Economy
7
-
GDP growth rate
2%-
GDP per capita
$54,597-
Cities ranking
16/262-
Taxation
4
-
Cities ranking
179/265-
Internet access
6
-
Download
Index score
0.65-
Upload
Index score
0.49-
Cities ranking
135/265-
Leisure & culture
8
-
Museums
Index score
0.88-
Historical sites
Index score
0.76-
Sports venues
Index score
1.00-
Cities ranking
30/264-
Outdoors
5
-
Number of hills and mountains
Altitude > 300 m
Water access
Index score
0.92-
Cities ranking
74/265-