Changhua vs Quanzhou - Cost of Living Comparison

Changhua Quanzhou
🚶 Cost of living one person
$842
$757
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2344
$1921
🏠 One person rent
$313
$350
🏘️ Family rent
$673
$591
🍽️ Food expenses
$379
$247
🚐 Transport expenses
$42.6
$74.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1138
$972
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
24 km
13 km
🎓 Higher education
84
52
😀 Quality of life
63
54
🏙️ Population
235K
8.78M

The cost of living in Changhua is 11% more expensive than in Quanzhou. Cities ranked 5938th and 6218th ($842 vs $757) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 11th and 57th 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 1.3 months in Quanzhou. Changhua ranked 10th best city to live in Taiwan vs Quanzhou ranked 35th in China, while ranked 4540th and 5945th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changhua vs Quanzhou

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Changhua Quanzhou
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.86
$2.98
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$26.8
$10.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.95
$4.47
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.39
$1.77
 Cappuccino
$2.45
$4.01
🥤 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
$431
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$222
$288
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$768
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$542
$490
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.4
$21.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$68
$33.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$25
$11.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.99%
5.35%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3697
$5871
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2802
$3592
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.36
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.4
$19.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.61
$3.92
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.1
$1.04
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.81
$1.63
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.78
$2.31
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.31
$1.05
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.29
$1.86
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.3
$23.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.13
$2.08
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.7
$13.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$2.5
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.04
$1.38
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$1.77
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.06
$0.83
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.49
$0.74
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.11
$0.59
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.78
$0.99
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.55
$1.26
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.2
$14.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.58
$1.18
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.82
$2.59
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.5
$5.12
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.32
$4.98
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2
$1.63
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.58
$1.75
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.6
$38.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.09
$6.28
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$46.1
$37.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.7
$5.87
👖 Brand Jeans
$73.1
$37
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.6
$95.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$435
$172
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8982
$17040

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Cities near Changhua

Distance City Cost of living
16 km or 10 mi Taichung
$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

Cities near Quanzhou

Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.9 mi Jinjiang
$702
59 km or 36 mi Kinmen
$828
70 km or 44 mi Xiamen
$828
72 km or 45 mi Putian
$705
104 km or 64 mi Zhangzhou
$751
147 km or 92 mi Fuzhou
$700
159 km or 99 mi Longyan
$691
177 km or 110 mi Sanming
$694
197 km or 122 mi Nanping
$684
216 km or 134 mi Ningde
$701
218 km or 136 mi Changhua
$842
227 km or 141 mi Taichung
$927
229 km or 142 mi Miaoli
$708
240 km or 149 mi Douliu
$827
240 km or 149 mi Nantou
$828
241 km or 150 mi Hsinchu
$807
242 km or 150 mi Chaozhou
$648
245 km or 152 mi Zhubei
$1006
247 km or 154 mi Chiayi
$882
257 km or 160 mi Shantou
$1051
259 km or 161 mi Meizhou
$775
265 km or 165 mi Taoyuan
$854
269 km or 167 mi Tainan
$859
271 km or 169 mi Jieyang
$747
289 km or 179 mi New Taipei
$1064
297 km or 185 mi Taipei
$1271
303 km or 188 mi Puning
$700
309 km or 192 mi Kaohsiung
$914
319 km or 198 mi Keelung
$973
320 km or 199 mi Yilan
$758
321 km or 199 mi Wuyishan
$642
354 km or 220 mi Taitung
$1091
379 km or 236 mi Rui'an
$687
381 km or 237 mi Ganzhou
$792
397 km or 247 mi Shangrao
$765
399 km or 248 mi Guixi
$662
400 km or 249 mi Wenzhou
$968
401 km or 249 mi Yingtan
$679
407 km or 253 mi Fuzhou
$734
408 km or 254 mi Shanwei
$710