Changhua vs Chengdu - Cost of Living Comparison

Changhua Chengdu
🚶 Cost of living one person
$842
$752
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2344
$2071
🏠 One person rent
$313
$305
🏘️ Family rent
$673
$582
🍽️ Food expenses
$379
$270
🚐 Transport expenses
$42.6
$89.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1138
$824
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
24 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
84
92
😀 Quality of life
63
73
🏙️ Population
235K
20.9M

The cost of living in Changhua is 12% more expensive than in Chengdu. Cities ranked 5938th and 6241st ($842 vs $752) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 11th and 63rd in Taiwan and China, respectively. Check Taiwan vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.4 months in Changhua compared to 1.1 months in Chengdu. Changhua ranked 10th best city to live in Taiwan vs Chengdu ranked 8th in China, while ranked 4540th and 1437th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changhua vs Chengdu

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Changhua Chengdu
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.86
$2.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$26.8
$24.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.95
$5.15
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.39
$3.17
 Cappuccino
$2.45
$4.31
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.99
$0.44
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$333
$389
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$222
$231
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$941
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$542
$419
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.4
$28.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$68
$44.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$25
$13.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.99%
5.41%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3697
$3942
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2802
$2111
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.3
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.4
$24.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.61
$4.85
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.1
$1.2
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.81
$2.13
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.78
$1.53
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.31
$1.35
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.29
$2.37
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.3
$19.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.13
$5.35
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.7
$11.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$1.82
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.04
$1.32
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$1.28
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.06
$1.3
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.49
$0.87
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.11
$0.84
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.78
$0.43
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.55
$1.29
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.2
$16.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.58
$0.98
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.82
$3.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.5
$4.36
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.32
$5.51
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2
$1.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.58
$1.49
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.6
$34.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.09
$5.97
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$46.1
$23.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.7
$7.25
👖 Brand Jeans
$73.1
$77.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.6
$89.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$435
$350
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8982
$18385

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$927
23 km or 14 mi Nantou
$828
40 km or 25 mi Douliu
$827
63 km or 39 mi Miaoli
$708
66 km or 41 mi Chiayi
$882
93 km or 58 mi Hsinchu
$807
98 km or 61 mi Zhubei
$1006
111 km or 69 mi Taoyuan
$854
126 km or 78 mi Tainan
$859
140 km or 87 mi New Taipei
$1064
145 km or 90 mi Yilan
$758
149 km or 92 mi Taipei
$1271
158 km or 98 mi Taitung
$1091
163 km or 101 mi Kaohsiung
$914
170 km or 106 mi Keelung
$973
215 km or 133 mi Jinjiang
$702
217 km or 135 mi Putian
$705
218 km or 136 mi Quanzhou
$757
227 km or 141 mi Kinmen
$828
253 km or 157 mi Xiamen
$828
256 km or 159 mi Fuzhou
$700
295 km or 183 mi Zhangzhou
$751
307 km or 191 mi Ningde
$701
368 km or 229 mi Ishigaki
$1022
372 km or 231 mi Nanping
$684
373 km or 231 mi Longyan
$691
381 km or 237 mi Sanming
$694
398 km or 248 mi Shantou
$1051
399 km or 248 mi Chaozhou
$648
413 km or 257 mi Rui'an
$687
428 km or 266 mi Jieyang
$747
437 km or 272 mi Wenzhou
$968
448 km or 279 mi Meizhou
$775
452 km or 281 mi Puning
$700
481 km or 299 mi Wuyishan
$642
487 km or 302 mi Wenling
$688
488 km or 303 mi Miyakojima
$1022
491 km or 305 mi Lishui
$768
536 km or 333 mi Linhai
$675
550 km or 342 mi Shangrao
$765

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Distance City Cost of living
38 km or 24 mi Chongzhou
$664
38 km or 24 mi Pengzhou
$668
41 km or 25 mi Guanghan
$662
53 km or 33 mi Shifang
$652
55 km or 34 mi Jianyang
$678
56 km or 35 mi Dujiangyan
$664
60 km or 38 mi Deyang
$724
65 km or 40 mi Qionglai
$662
71 km or 44 mi Meishan
$714
77 km or 48 mi Mianzhu
$657
81 km or 50 mi Ziyang
$710
110 km or 68 mi Mianyang
$566
124 km or 77 mi Leshan
$721
127 km or 79 mi Ya'an
$693
127 km or 79 mi Shehong
$672
131 km or 81 mi Emeishan
$652
139 km or 87 mi Jiangyou
$670
145 km or 90 mi Suining
$720
153 km or 95 mi Neijiang
$785
161 km or 100 mi Zigong
$688
188 km or 117 mi Longchang
$663
193 km or 120 mi Nanchong
$677
208 km or 129 mi Langzhong
$668
219 km or 136 mi Yibin
$731
237 km or 148 mi Luzhou
$737
247 km or 153 mi Guang'an
$722
259 km or 161 mi Guangyuan
$710
261 km or 162 mi Huaying
$650
265 km or 165 mi Chongqing
$725
288 km or 179 mi Bazhong
$721
333 km or 207 mi Dazhou
$719
341 km or 212 mi Longnan
$704
353 km or 220 mi Xichang
$675
372 km or 231 mi Zhaotong
$748
388 km or 241 mi Hanzhong
$720
390 km or 243 mi Renhuai
$665
392 km or 244 mi Bijie
$768
408 km or 253 mi Wanyuan
$653
431 km or 268 mi Zunyi
$733
459 km or 285 mi Liupanshui
$703