Changchun vs Foshan - Cost of Living Comparison

Changchun Foshan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$634
$641
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1841
$1904
🏠 One person rent
$270
$260
🏘️ Family rent
$518
$445
🍽️ Food expenses
$222
$234
🚐 Transport expenses
$69.2
$75.5
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1315
$1105
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
1 km
7 km
🎓 Higher education
74
95
😀 Quality of life
58
60
🏙️ Population
9.07M
9.5M

The cost of living in Changchun is 1% less expensive than in Foshan. Cities ranked 7261st and 7202nd ($634 vs $641) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 515th and 496th in China.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Changchun compared to 1.7 months in Foshan. Ranked 19th vs 17th best cities to live in China, and 5447th vs 5244th among the best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changchun vs Foshan

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Changchun Foshan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.34
$3.66
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$15.9
$15.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.55
$4.21
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.27
$1.7
 Cappuccino
$3.64
$3.11
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.33
$0.46
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$294
$225
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$202
$202
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$621
$506
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$410
$338
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.9
$37.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.6
$56.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.4
$16.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.59%
5.19%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1787
$5718
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$10379
$2574
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.3
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$9.36
$17.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.49
$4.35
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.34
$1.12
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.09
$1.82
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.08
$1.58
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$0.97
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.62
$1.81
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.2
$11.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.15
$4.29
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.2
$10.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.93
$1.19
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$1.46
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$1.65
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
$1.2
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.69
$0.55
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$1.04
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.41
$0.4
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.88
$2.05
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$14.2
$10.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.59
$0.84
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.07
$2.76
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.01
$6.87
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.96
$5.07
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.57
$1.67
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.42
$2.23
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$43.4
$41.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.46
$7.43
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.9
$17.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.36
$3.55
👖 Brand Jeans
$26.1
$58.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$64.2
$61.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$413
$624
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$22345
$25552

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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
19 km or 12 mi Guangzhou
$995
50 km or 31 mi Jiangmen
$711
61 km or 38 mi Zhongshan
$663
66 km or 41 mi Dongguan
$787
67 km or 42 mi Zhaoqing
$707
73 km or 45 mi Qingyuan
$733
84 km or 52 mi Kaiping
$665
96 km or 60 mi Zhuhai
$675
106 km or 66 mi Macau
$1613
110 km or 68 mi Yunfu
$763
112 km or 69 mi Shenzhen
$1134
134 km or 83 mi Huizhou
$763
136 km or 85 mi Kowloon
$2352
137 km or 85 mi Hong Kong
$2822
176 km or 109 mi Yangjiang
$719
181 km or 112 mi Heyuan
$696
190 km or 118 mi Wuzhou
$727
203 km or 126 mi Shaoguan
$688
209 km or 130 mi Lianzhou
$651
221 km or 137 mi Hezhou
$701
230 km or 143 mi Shanwei
$710
262 km or 163 mi Gaozhou
$686
272 km or 169 mi Maoming
$537
306 km or 190 mi Yulin
$753
308 km or 191 mi Chenzhou
$815
315 km or 196 mi Puning
$700
338 km or 210 mi Meizhou
$775
338 km or 210 mi Jieyang
$747
345 km or 214 mi Zhanjiang
$667
358 km or 222 mi Guigang
$673
362 km or 225 mi Ganzhou
$792
367 km or 228 mi Chaozhou
$648
369 km or 229 mi Shantou
$1051
379 km or 236 mi Guilin
$539
403 km or 250 mi Laibin
$704
403 km or 250 mi Liuzhou
$698
410 km or 255 mi Yongzhou
$751
433 km or 269 mi Hengyang
$678
442 km or 274 mi Haikou
$608
447 km or 278 mi Beihai
$692