Changsha vs Kyoto - Cost of Living Comparison

Changsha Kyoto
🚶 Cost of living one person
$828
$1163
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1985
$2986
🏠 One person rent
$413
$479
🏘️ Family rent
$495
$957
🍽️ Food expenses
$252
$389
🚐 Transport expenses
$86.1
$195
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$810
$2119
😷 Air quality
Bad
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
39 km
🎓 Higher education
94
96
😀 Quality of life
54
78
🏙️ Population
10M
1.46M

The cost of living in Changsha is 29% less expensive than in Kyoto. Cities ranked 5988th and 4117th ($828 vs $1163) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 22nd and 22nd in China and Japan, respectively. Check China vs Japan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months in Changsha compared to 1.8 months in Kyoto. Changsha ranked 31st best city to live in China vs Kyoto ranked 77th in Japan, while ranked 5898th and 436th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changsha vs Kyoto

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Changsha Kyoto
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.96
$5.64
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.7
$29.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.19
$5.46
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.11
$3.64
 Cappuccino
$3.56
$3.26
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$1.15
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$496
$536
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$334
$328
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$552
$1099
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$401
$732
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.3
$78.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.7
$121
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.7
$30.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.61%
1.49%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2269
$4799
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1773
$5154
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$1.73
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$26.9
$88.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.04
$20.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.09
$1.11
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.86
$1.48
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.8
$2.01
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$3.01
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.15
$1.83
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.5
$18.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.91
$6.11
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.6
$14
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.59
$5.17
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
$2.49
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$4.05
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.14
$4.6
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.02
$3.1
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.2
$2.17
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
$0.5
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1
$2.33
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.3
$10.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.67
$2.02
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.1
$3.52
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.46
$10.4
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.79
$4.62
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.91
$0.8
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.34
$2.09
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$27.2
$65.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.56
$12
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$21.9
$14.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.28
$19.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$63.5
$59.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.9
$59.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$299
$363
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$29093
$10196

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Distance City Cost of living
40 km or 25 mi Xiangtan
$708
43 km or 27 mi Ningxiang
$683
43 km or 27 mi Zhuzhou
$820
76 km or 47 mi Yiyang
$739
79 km or 49 mi Liling
$676
107 km or 66 mi Pingxiang
$696
108 km or 67 mi Loudi
$733
131 km or 81 mi Yueyang
$749
140 km or 87 mi Lianyuan
$682
145 km or 90 mi Yichun
$747
149 km or 93 mi Linxiang
$661
150 km or 93 mi Hengyang
$678
157 km or 97 mi Changde
$770
162 km or 101 mi Lengshuijiang
$651
178 km or 111 mi Shishou
$661
182 km or 113 mi Shaoyang
$767
186 km or 116 mi Honghu
$669
192 km or 119 mi Jinshi
$643
197 km or 122 mi Xinyu
$680
198 km or 123 mi Chibi
$657
225 km or 140 mi Xianning
$711
231 km or 144 mi Ji'an
$747
237 km or 147 mi Yongzhou
$751
246 km or 153 mi Xiantao
$638
247 km or 153 mi Jingzhou
$693
249 km or 155 mi Songzi
$669
264 km or 164 mi Zhangjiajie
$690
267 km or 166 mi Chenzhou
$815
285 km or 177 mi Yidu
$653
285 km or 177 mi Hanchuan
$677
287 km or 178 mi Daye
$671
290 km or 180 mi Nanchang
$665
295 km or 183 mi Wuhan
$639
299 km or 186 mi Huangshi
$705
305 km or 189 mi Huaihua
$739
307 km or 191 mi Ezhou
$678
311 km or 193 mi Yingcheng
$662
311 km or 193 mi Huanggang
$763
311 km or 193 mi Wuxue
$664
314 km or 195 mi Dangyang
$661

Cities near Kyoto

Distance City Cost of living
7.5 km or 4.6 mi Otsu
$1016
9.5 km or 5.9 mi Muko
$1022
12 km or 7.2 mi Nagaokakyo
$1021
15 km or 9.1 mi Uji
$1042
16 km or 10 mi Yawata
$1021
17 km or 11 mi Shimamoto
$1018
18 km or 11 mi Joyo
$1020
18 km or 11 mi Kameoka
$1022
18 km or 11 mi Kusatsu
$1033
21 km or 13 mi Ritto
$1025
21 km or 13 mi Moriyama
$1026
22 km or 14 mi Kyotanabe
$1025
23 km or 14 mi Takatsuki
$1030
24 km or 15 mi Hirakata
$1039
24 km or 15 mi Yasu
$1025
26 km or 16 mi Katano
$1024
28 km or 17 mi Seika
$1019
28 km or 18 mi Ibaraki
$1066
29 km or 18 mi Konan
$1020
29 km or 18 mi Nantan
$1020
30 km or 19 mi Neyagawa
$1056
31 km or 19 mi Kizugawa
$1026
32 km or 20 mi Settsu
$1021
32 km or 20 mi Shijonawate
$1024
33 km or 20 mi Omihachiman
$1022
34 km or 21 mi Minoh
$1031
35 km or 22 mi Kadoma
$1021
36 km or 22 mi Suita
$1397
36 km or 22 mi Daito
$1025
36 km or 22 mi Moriguchi
$1032
36 km or 22 mi Ikoma
$1025
37 km or 23 mi Nara
$921
37 km or 23 mi Koka
$1026
37 km or 23 mi Toyonaka
$1031
37 km or 23 mi Ikeda
$1021
38 km or 24 mi Kawanishi
$1032
38 km or 24 mi Inagawa
$1019
40 km or 25 mi Higashiosaka
$1093
40 km or 25 mi Yamatokoriyama
$1025
41 km or 26 mi Itami
$1050