Changchun vs Nizhny Novgorod - Cost of Living Comparison

Changchun Nizhny Novgorod
🚶 Cost of living one person
$634
$864
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1841
$2211
🏠 One person rent
$270
$379
🏘️ Family rent
$518
$697
🍽️ Food expenses
$222
$305
🚐 Transport expenses
$69.2
$59
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1315
$699
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
1 km
13 km
🎓 Higher education
74
48
😀 Quality of life
58
59
🏙️ Population
9.07M
1.26M

The cost of living in Changchun is 27% less expensive than in Nizhny Novgorod. Cities ranked 7261st and 5851st ($634 vs $864) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 515th and 17th in China and Russia, respectively. Check China vs Russia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Changchun compared to 0.8 months in Nizhny Novgorod. Changchun ranked 19th best city to live in China vs Nizhny Novgorod ranked 9th in Russia, while ranked 5447th and 5248th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changchun vs Nizhny Novgorod

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Changchun Nizhny Novgorod
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.34
$9.42
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$15.9
$40.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.55
$5.68
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.27
$1.47
 Cappuccino
$3.64
$2.5
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.33
$1.05
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$294
$406
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$202
$245
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$621
$833
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$410
$474
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.9
$93.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.6
$142
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.4
$8.89
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.59%
9.07%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1787
$2343
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$10379
$1747
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.49
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$9.36
$32.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.49
$3.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.34
$0.83
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.09
$1.16
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.08
$0.6
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$1.53
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.62
$1.71
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.2
$11.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.15
$5.11
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.2
$8.56
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.93
$1.99
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$1.36
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$2.05
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
$3.41
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.69
$1.13
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$0.93
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.41
$0.48
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.88
$1.87
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$14.2
$8.18
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.59
$1.04
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.07
$3.15
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.01
$5.44
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.96
$4.07
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.57
$1.49
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.42
$1.75
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$43.4
$41.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.46
$5.05
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.9
$18.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.36
$8
👖 Brand Jeans
$26.1
$135
👟 Brand Sneakers
$64.2
$149
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$413
$372
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$22345
$7816

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Distance City Cost of living
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 Nizhny Novgorod

Distance City Cost of living
36 km or 22 mi Dzerzhinsk
$652
198 km or 123 mi Ivanovo
$643
202 km or 125 mi Cheboksary
$562
223 km or 139 mi Vladimir
$652
241 km or 150 mi Yoshkar-Ola
$689
245 km or 152 mi Kostroma
$673
250 km or 155 mi Saransk
$678
290 km or 180 mi Yaroslavl
$573
323 km or 200 mi Kazan
$853
331 km or 205 mi Ryazan
$574
350 km or 217 mi Elektrostal
$719
353 km or 220 mi Penza
$569
355 km or 221 mi Ulyanovsk
$634
366 km or 227 mi Rybinsk
$854
380 km or 236 mi Balashikha
$807
386 km or 240 mi Korolyov
$938
387 km or 240 mi Lyubertsy
$684
391 km or 243 mi Mytishchi
$826
402 km or 250 mi Moscow
$1337
403 km or 250 mi Vologda
$720
410 km or 255 mi Khimki
$1058
415 km or 258 mi Podolsk
$891
418 km or 260 mi Krasnogorsk
$932
421 km or 262 mi Kirov
$485
434 km or 270 mi Tambov
$634
453 km or 281 mi Syzran
$723
466 km or 289 mi Tolyatti
$677
469 km or 291 mi Tula
$672
477 km or 297 mi Cherepovets
$615
482 km or 300 mi Obninsk
$639
492 km or 305 mi Nizhnekamsk
$741
498 km or 310 mi Tver
$689
501 km or 311 mi Lipetsk
$567
522 km or 324 mi Naberezhnye Chelny
$670
525 km or 326 mi Samara
$747
527 km or 328 mi Kaluga
$711
536 km or 333 mi Balakovo
$748
544 km or 338 mi Almetyevsk
$721
549 km or 341 mi Saratov
$686
558 km or 347 mi Engels
$727