Once you drop down to around $250K, though, you would have to move to somewhere like Indiana or maybe San Francisco to get by.
This is the sort of cogent analysis we come to SF for
In my experience, people in Chicago tend to be more laid back, whereas New Yorkers are not..
NYC is fun to visit, but it is just too crowded for my taste. Chicago is known for its architecture.
To me, NY is quite dirty, whereas Chicago is not..
Both cities are very humid in summer though...