Changchun vs Changsha - Cost of Living Comparison

Changchun Changsha
🚶 Cost of living one person
$634
$828
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1841
$1985
🏠 One person rent
$270
$413
🏘️ Family rent
$518
$495
🍽️ Food expenses
$222
$252
🚐 Transport expenses
$69.2
$86.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1315
$810
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
1 km
15 km
🎓 Higher education
74
94
😀 Quality of life
58
54
🏙️ Population
9.07M
10M

The cost of living in Changchun is 23% less expensive than in Changsha. Cities ranked 7261st and 5988th ($634 vs $828) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 515th and 22nd in China.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Changchun compared to 1 months in Changsha. Ranked 19th vs 31st best cities to live in China, and 5447th vs 5898th among the best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changchun vs Changsha

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Changchun Changsha
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.34
$3.96
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$15.9
$18.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.55
$5.19
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.27
$2.11
 Cappuccino
$3.64
$3.56
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.33
$0.44
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$294
$496
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$202
$334
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$621
$552
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$410
$401
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.9
$31.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.6
$47.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.4
$15.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.59%
4.61%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1787
$2269
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$10379
$1773
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.3
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$9.36
$26.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.49
$4.04
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.34
$1.09
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.09
$1.86
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.08
$1.8
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$1.12
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.62
$2.15
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.2
$12.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.15
$3.91
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.2
$14.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.93
$2.59
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$1.38
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$1.68
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
$1.14
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.69
$1.02
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$1.2
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.41
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.88
$1
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$14.2
$13.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.59
$0.67
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.07
$3.1
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.01
$4.46
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.96
$5.79
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.57
$0.91
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.42
$1.34
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$43.4
$27.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.46
$6.56
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.9
$21.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.36
$3.28
👖 Brand Jeans
$26.1
$63.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$64.2
$79.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$413
$299
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$22345
$29093

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54 km or 34 mi Gongzhuling
$680
81 km or 50 mi Dehui
$672
105 km or 65 mi Siping
$696
109 km or 68 mi Jilin
$693
112 km or 69 mi Liaoyuan
$680
127 km or 79 mi Panshi
$649
138 km or 86 mi Fuyu
$668
143 km or 89 mi Shuangliao
$654
148 km or 92 mi Yushu
$683
150 km or 93 mi Shulan
$663
157 km or 98 mi Meihekou
$663
162 km or 100 mi Huadian
$654
173 km or 107 mi Jiaohe
$654
178 km or 111 mi Kaiyuan
$659
193 km or 120 mi Da'an
$655
210 km or 131 mi Wuchang
$673
211 km or 131 mi Diaobingshan
$643
211 km or 131 mi Tieling
$717
235 km or 146 mi Harbin
$748
238 km or 148 mi Tongliao
$715
240 km or 149 mi Baishan
$683
248 km or 154 mi Zhaodong
$663
250 km or 155 mi Fushun
$481
250 km or 155 mi Taonan
$655
251 km or 156 mi Dunhua
$653
263 km or 163 mi Shangzhi
$662
267 km or 166 mi Baicheng
$701
271 km or 169 mi Linjiang
$635
274 km or 170 mi Shenyang
$614
279 km or 173 mi Anda
$658
287 km or 178 mi Xinmin
$664
300 km or 187 mi Daqing
$661
313 km or 194 mi Benxi
$682
315 km or 196 mi Dengta
$657
319 km or 198 mi Ji'an
$643
335 km or 208 mi Suihua
$728
337 km or 209 mi Liaoyang
$690
343 km or 213 mi Helong
$640
344 km or 214 mi Ning'an
$655
345 km or 214 mi Ulanhot
$648

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Distance City Cost of living
40 km or 25 mi Xiangtan
$708
43 km or 27 mi Ningxiang
$683
43 km or 27 mi Zhuzhou
$820
76 km or 47 mi Yiyang
$739
79 km or 49 mi Liling
$676
107 km or 66 mi Pingxiang
$696
108 km or 67 mi Loudi
$733
131 km or 81 mi Yueyang
$749
140 km or 87 mi Lianyuan
$682
145 km or 90 mi Yichun
$747
149 km or 93 mi Linxiang
$661
150 km or 93 mi Hengyang
$678
157 km or 97 mi Changde
$770
162 km or 101 mi Lengshuijiang
$651
178 km or 111 mi Shishou
$661
182 km or 113 mi Shaoyang
$767
186 km or 116 mi Honghu
$669
192 km or 119 mi Jinshi
$643
197 km or 122 mi Xinyu
$680
198 km or 123 mi Chibi
$657
225 km or 140 mi Xianning
$711
231 km or 144 mi Ji'an
$747
237 km or 147 mi Yongzhou
$751
246 km or 153 mi Xiantao
$638
247 km or 153 mi Jingzhou
$693
249 km or 155 mi Songzi
$669
264 km or 164 mi Zhangjiajie
$690
267 km or 166 mi Chenzhou
$815
285 km or 177 mi Yidu
$653
285 km or 177 mi Hanchuan
$677
287 km or 178 mi Daye
$671
290 km or 180 mi Nanchang
$665
295 km or 183 mi Wuhan
$639
299 km or 186 mi Huangshi
$705
305 km or 189 mi Huaihua
$739
307 km or 191 mi Ezhou
$678
311 km or 193 mi Yingcheng
$662
311 km or 193 mi Huanggang
$763
311 km or 193 mi Wuxue
$664
314 km or 195 mi Dangyang
$661