Cape Town vs Xinyang - Cost of Living Comparison

Cape Town Xinyang
🚶 Cost of living one person
$904
$761
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2131
$1967
🏠 One person rent
$524
$339
🏘️ Family rent
$983
$556
🍽️ Food expenses
$245
$254
🚐 Transport expenses
$54
$82.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1340
$875
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
7 km
46 km
🎓 Higher education
56
26
😀 Quality of life
61
44
🏙️ Population
434K
6.11M

The cost of living in Cape Town is 19% more expensive than in Xinyang. Cities ranked 5702nd and 6197th ($904 vs $761) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 4th and 53rd 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 1.1 months in Xinyang. Cape Town ranked 2nd best city to live in South Africa vs Xinyang ranked 206th in China, while ranked 4995th and 6655th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cape Town vs Xinyang

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Cape Town Xinyang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$7.25
$4.02
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$30
$21.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.04
$5.2
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.12
$1.69
 Cappuccino
$1.81
$3.92
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.92
$0.48
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$586
$385
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$397
$264
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1213
$671
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$785
$439
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$42.6
$36.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$65.1
$56.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$46.7
$13.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
8.14%
5.21%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2104
$4711
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1443
$2973
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.21
$0.38
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$30.7
$19.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.84
$4.52
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.3
$1.23
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.92
$1.95
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.91
$1.6
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$1.07
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.3
$1.85
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.12
$13.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.58
$4.11
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.83
$12
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$1.79
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.41
$1.37
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.4
$1.7
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.39
$1.25
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$0.84
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$0.91
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.62
$0.45
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.32
$1.3
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.99
$13.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.53
$0.87
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.88
$3.31
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.43
$5.25
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.32
$4.68
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.56
$1.58
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.18
$1.67
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.6
$35.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.04
$6.59
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24.2
$35.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.86
$5.67
👖 Brand Jeans
$48.4
$59.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.4
$84.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$213
$396
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4730
$14357

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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 Xinyang

Distance City Cost of living
61 km or 38 mi Guangshui
$668
80 km or 50 mi Suizhou
$704
95 km or 59 mi Zhumadian
$754
103 km or 64 mi Anlu
$665
123 km or 77 mi Zaoyang
$676
134 km or 83 mi Xiaogan
$739
138 km or 86 mi Macheng
$672
140 km or 87 mi Wugang
$647
140 km or 87 mi Yingcheng
$662
153 km or 95 mi Jingshan
$664
162 km or 101 mi Luohe
$661
166 km or 103 mi Hanchuan
$677
166 km or 103 mi Xiangcheng
$675
172 km or 107 mi Wuhan
$639
174 km or 108 mi Nanyang
$755
175 km or 109 mi Jieshou
$660
175 km or 109 mi Zhoukou
$791
176 km or 109 mi Zhongxiang
$677
177 km or 110 mi Yicheng
$659
180 km or 112 mi Xiangyang
$698
184 km or 114 mi Fuyang
$782
193 km or 120 mi Pingdingshan
$697
197 km or 122 mi Dengzhou
$686
202 km or 125 mi Huanggang
$763
204 km or 127 mi Xiantao
$638
207 km or 129 mi Ezhou
$678
212 km or 132 mi Xuchang
$692
213 km or 133 mi Jingmen
$718
227 km or 141 mi Laohekou
$659
232 km or 144 mi Yuzhou
$677
233 km or 145 mi Huangshi
$705
234 km or 145 mi Lu'an
$739
234 km or 146 mi Changge
$666
241 km or 150 mi Daye
$671
245 km or 152 mi Danjiangkou
$655
253 km or 157 mi Chibi
$657
254 km or 158 mi Xinzheng
$674
255 km or 158 mi Ruzhou
$673
256 km or 159 mi Xianning
$711
260 km or 161 mi Dangyang
$661