Cape Town vs Shijiazhuang - Cost of Living Comparison

Cape Town Shijiazhuang
🚶 Cost of living one person
$904
$576
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2131
$1596
🏠 One person rent
$524
$193
🏘️ Family rent
$983
$355
🍽️ Food expenses
$245
$235
🚐 Transport expenses
$54
$71.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1340
$1025
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
7 km
31 km
🎓 Higher education
56
71
😀 Quality of life
61
52
🏙️ Population
434K
10.6M

The cost of living in Cape Town is 57% more expensive than in Shijiazhuang. Cities ranked 5702nd and 7577th ($904 vs $576) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 4th and 531st in South Africa and China, respectively. Check South Africa vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.5 months in Cape Town compared to 1.8 months in Shijiazhuang. Cape Town ranked 2nd best city to live in South Africa vs Shijiazhuang ranked 49th in China, while ranked 4995th and 6068th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cape Town vs Shijiazhuang

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Cape Town Shijiazhuang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$7.25
$4.12
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$30
$23.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.04
$6.1
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.12
$1.69
 Cappuccino
$1.81
$3.95
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.92
$0.43
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$586
$202
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$397
$119
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1213
$363
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$785
$250
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$42.6
$47.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$65.1
$71.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$46.7
$10.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
8.14%
5.49%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2104
$2666
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1443
$1938
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.21
$0.35
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$30.7
$15
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.84
$4.14
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.3
$1.14
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.92
$1.47
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.91
$1.78
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$1.4
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.3
$1.48
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.12
$11.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.58
$4.03
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.83
$10.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$0.79
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.41
$1.43
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.4
$0.74
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.39
$0.74
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$0.48
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$0.44
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.62
$0.3
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.32
$0.96
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.99
$13.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.53
$0.82
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.88
$4.01
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.43
$5.02
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.32
$2.96
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.56
$0.97
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.18
$1.79
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.6
$36
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.04
$6.23
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24.2
$39
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.86
$4.27
👖 Brand Jeans
$48.4
$36.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.4
$73.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$213
$348
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4730
$9738

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Distance City Cost of living
54 km or 33 mi Paarl
$883
99 km or 62 mi Worcester
$593
371 km or 231 mi George
$689
644 km or 400 mi Uitenhage
$579
662 km or 411 mi Port Elizabeth
$905
664 km or 413 mi Upington
$815
754 km or 468 mi Makhanda
$766
821 km or 510 mi Komani
$761
833 km or 518 mi Kimberley
$785
845 km or 525 mi Bhisho
$783
882 km or 548 mi East London
$800
912 km or 567 mi Bloemfontein
$696
950 km or 590 mi Mafeteng
$579
999 km or 621 mi Maseru
$593
1002 km or 622 mi Mthatha
$760
1029 km or 639 mi Teyateyaneng
$579
1030 km or 640 mi Welkom
$708
1034 km or 643 mi Mariental
$804
1092 km or 679 mi Butha-Buthe
$579
1092 km or 679 mi Kroonstad
$770
1113 km or 692 mi Klerksdorp
$629
1135 km or 705 mi Mmabatho
$762
1155 km or 718 mi Potchefstroom
$639
1187 km or 737 mi Rehoboth
$806
1194 km or 742 mi Lobatse
$615
1198 km or 745 mi Kanye
$641
1208 km or 751 mi Vanderbijlpark
$852
1217 km or 756 mi Vereeniging
$728
1231 km or 765 mi Pietermaritzburg
$685
1244 km or 773 mi Soweto
$897
1250 km or 777 mi Rustenburg
$881
1260 km or 783 mi Gaborone
$668
1261 km or 783 mi Molepolole
$616
1261 km or 784 mi Johannesburg
$935
1267 km or 788 mi Randburg
$776
1269 km or 789 mi Windhoek
$841
1270 km or 789 mi Sandton
$907
1271 km or 790 mi Durban
$827
1277 km or 794 mi Gobabis
$801
1279 km or 795 mi Walvis Bay
$743

Cities near Shijiazhuang

Distance City Cost of living
29 km or 18 mi Gaocheng
$668
37 km or 23 mi Xinle
$657
46 km or 29 mi Jinzhou
$659
63 km or 39 mi Xinji
$662
67 km or 42 mi Dingzhou
$680
82 km or 51 mi Anguo
$651
84 km or 52 mi Yangquan
$685
92 km or 57 mi Shenzhou
$662
108 km or 67 mi Nangong
$658
109 km or 67 mi Xingtai
$738
109 km or 68 mi Jizhou
$649
109 km or 68 mi Hengshui
$814
125 km or 78 mi Baoding
$512
131 km or 82 mi Shahe
$657
145 km or 90 mi Hejian
$669
153 km or 95 mi Wu'an
$671
157 km or 98 mi Renqiu
$670
159 km or 99 mi Handan
$796
161 km or 100 mi Xinzhou
$719
170 km or 105 mi Linqing
$668
172 km or 107 mi Dezhou
$744
173 km or 108 mi Taiyuan
$525
174 km or 108 mi Yuanping
$655
181 km or 112 mi Botou
$660
185 km or 115 mi Gaobeidian
$663
203 km or 126 mi Bazhou
$661
206 km or 128 mi Gujiao
$641
206 km or 128 mi Zhuozhou
$651
206 km or 128 mi Cangzhou
$758
217 km or 135 mi Anyang
$678
220 km or 137 mi Liaocheng
$728
225 km or 140 mi Yucheng
$659
228 km or 142 mi Linzhou
$677
231 km or 144 mi Shuozhou
$694
232 km or 144 mi Huairen
$647
240 km or 149 mi Laoling
$665
240 km or 149 mi Changzhi
$848
249 km or 155 mi Huanghua
$659
251 km or 156 mi Datong
$794
251 km or 156 mi Langfang
$726