Changhua vs Phoenix - Cost of Living Comparison

Changhua Phoenix
🚶 Cost of living one person
$842
$2374
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2344
$5276
🏠 One person rent
$313
$1507
🏘️ Family rent
$673
$2526
🍽️ Food expenses
$379
$559
🚐 Transport expenses
$42.6
$155
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1138
$4592
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
24 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
84
68
😀 Quality of life
63
89
🏙️ Population
235K
1.61M

The cost of living in Changhua is 65% less expensive than in Phoenix. Cities ranked 5938th and 209th ($842 vs $2374) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 11th and 160th in Taiwan and the United States, respectively. Check Taiwan vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.4 months in Changhua compared to 1.9 months in Phoenix. Changhua ranked 10th best city to live in Taiwan vs Phoenix ranked 24th in the United States, while ranked 4540th and 121st among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changhua vs Phoenix

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Changhua Phoenix
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.86
$15.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$26.8
$64.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.95
$10
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.39
$6.05
 Cappuccino
$2.45
$5.08
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.99
$2.4
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$333
$1508
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$222
$1250
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$2617
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$542
$2159
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.4
$131
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$68
$200
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$25
$75
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.99%
5.12%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3697
$4511
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2802
$2613
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$2.12
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.4
$64.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.61
$13.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.1
$1.37
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.81
$0.82
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.78
$3.12
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.31
$4.07
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.29
$3.22
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.3
$11.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.13
$9.01
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.7
$14.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$4.39
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.04
$1.56
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$3.85
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.06
$4.06
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.49
$2.83
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.11
$2.45
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.78
$1.6
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.55
$2.43
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.2
$15
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.58
$3.21
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.82
$9.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.5
$8.04
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.32
$5.39
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2
$3.8
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.58
$2.28
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.6
$33
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.09
$12.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$46.1
$127
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.7
$20.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$73.1
$46.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.6
$79.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$435
$867
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8982
$15840

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$1064
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$1271
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$1091
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$914
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$973
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$702
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$705
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$757
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$828
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$828
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$700
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$751
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$701
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$1022
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$684
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$691
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$694
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$1051
399 km or 248 mi Chaozhou
$648
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$687
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$747
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$968
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$775
452 km or 281 mi Puning
$700
481 km or 299 mi Wuyishan
$642
487 km or 302 mi Wenling
$688
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$1022
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$768
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$675
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$2170
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$2602
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$1938
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$2255
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$1942
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$1566
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$1947
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$572
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