Changchun vs Kocaeli - Cost of Living Comparison

Changchun Kocaeli
🚶 Cost of living one person
$634
$393
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1841
$972
🏠 One person rent
$270
$157
🏘️ Family rent
$518
$259
🍽️ Food expenses
$222
$143
🚐 Transport expenses
$69.2
$49.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1315
$356
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
1 km
22 km
🎓 Higher education
74
55
😀 Quality of life
58
52
🏙️ Population
9.07M
1.95M

The cost of living in Changchun is 61% more expensive than in Kocaeli. Cities ranked 7261st and 8793rd ($634 vs $393) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 515th and 14th in China and Turkey, respectively. Check China vs Turkey comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Changchun compared to 0.9 months in Kocaeli. Changchun ranked 19th best city to live in China vs Kocaeli ranked 15th in Turkey, while ranked 5447th and 6099th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changchun vs Kocaeli

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Changchun Kocaeli
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.34
$3.36
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$15.9
$11.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.55
$2.77
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.27
$1.4
 Cappuccino
$3.64
$1.25
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.33
$0.51
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$294
$146
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$202
$114
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$621
$237
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$410
$197
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.9
$30.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.6
$47
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.4
$6.91
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.59%
20.21%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1787
$1176
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$10379
$687
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.33
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$9.36
$12.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.49
$3.88
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.34
$1.16
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.09
$0.76
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.08
$0.49
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$1.11
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.62
$1.3
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.2
$4.39
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.15
$3.47
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.2
$8.08
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.93
$0.96
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$1.02
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$0.9
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
$0.93
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.69
$0.35
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$0.21
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.41
$0.11
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.88
$0.87
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$14.2
$6.64
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.59
$1.31
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.07
$1.55
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.01
$1.52
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.96
$1.15
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.57
$0.78
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.42
$0.94
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$43.4
$16
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.46
$2.09
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.9
$14
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.36
$3.05
👖 Brand Jeans
$26.1
$37.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$64.2
$46.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$413
$154
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$22345
$3183

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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

Cities near Kocaeli

Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.8 mi Izmit
$204
13 km or 8.1 mi Korfez
$321
21 km or 13 mi Golcuk
$320
22 km or 13 mi Kartepe
$318
38 km or 24 mi Gebze
$322
42 km or 26 mi Cayirova
$318
45 km or 28 mi Adapazari
$303
45 km or 28 mi Sakarya
$302
79 km or 49 mi Istanbul
$644
79 km or 49 mi Bilecik
$383
91 km or 57 mi Inegol
$328
101 km or 63 mi Bursa
$531
108 km or 67 mi Duzce
$283
131 km or 82 mi Eskisehir
$354
137 km or 85 mi Karadeniz Eregli
$322
146 km or 90 mi Bolu
$285
159 km or 99 mi Kutahya
$324
169 km or 105 mi Kapakli
$318
170 km or 106 mi Bandirma
$287
177 km or 110 mi Corlu
$327
199 km or 124 mi Tekirdag
$292
216 km or 134 mi Balikesir
$359
220 km or 137 mi Luleburgaz
$320
223 km or 139 mi Bartin
$231
234 km or 146 mi Karabuk
$264
239 km or 148 mi Polatli
$318
240 km or 149 mi Afyonkarahisar
$314
242 km or 151 mi Kirklareli
$236
245 km or 152 mi Usak
$444
268 km or 167 mi Soma
$317
271 km or 169 mi Burgas
$554
271 km or 169 mi Uzunkopru
$318
272 km or 169 mi Ankara
$470
292 km or 182 mi Edirne
$299
303 km or 188 mi Salihli
$321
304 km or 189 mi Canakkale
$322
308 km or 191 mi Varna
$627
316 km or 197 mi Cankiri
$318
321 km or 200 mi Turgutlu
$311
324 km or 201 mi Manisa
$355