Changsha vs Nagoya - Cost of Living Comparison

Changsha Nagoya
🚶 Cost of living one person
$828
$1337
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1985
$4596
🏠 One person rent
$413
$595
🏘️ Family rent
$495
$2277
🍽️ Food expenses
$252
$393
🚐 Transport expenses
$86.1
$254
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$810
$2414
😷 Air quality
Bad
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
15 km
🎓 Higher education
94
92
😀 Quality of life
54
93
🏙️ Population
10M
2.33M

The cost of living in Changsha is 38% less expensive than in Nagoya. Cities ranked 5988th and 3071st ($828 vs $1337) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 22nd and 6th 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 Nagoya. Changsha ranked 31st best city to live in China vs Nagoya ranked 4th in Japan, while ranked 5898th and 41st among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changsha vs Nagoya

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Changsha Nagoya
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.96
$5.79
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.7
$25.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.19
$5.2
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.11
$3.33
 Cappuccino
$3.56
$3.13
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$1.12
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$496
$760
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$334
$401
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$552
$2172
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$401
$2092
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.3
$87.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.7
$134
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.7
$34.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.61%
1%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2269
$3557
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1773
$2047
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$1.75
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$26.9
$75.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.04
$29.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.09
$1.17
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.86
$1.53
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.8
$1.75
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$3.61
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.15
$1.95
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.5
$15.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.91
$7.61
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.6
$16.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.59
$4.42
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
$2.52
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$3.99
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.14
$4.71
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.02
$2.52
🧅 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
$1.6
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.3
$8.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.67
$1.96
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.1
$3.61
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.46
$12.8
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.79
$3.11
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.91
$0.98
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.34
$1.54
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$27.2
$67.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.56
$13.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$21.9
$18.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.28
$15.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$63.5
$49.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.9
$53.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$299
$668
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$29093
$13550

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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 Nagoya

Distance City Cost of living
9.1 km or 5.7 mi Toyoake
$1022
9.3 km or 5.8 mi Nisshin
$1025
11 km or 6.9 mi Togo
$1025
12 km or 7.2 mi Tokai
$1024
12 km or 7.2 mi Obu
$1027
12 km or 7.4 mi Kiyosu
$1022
12 km or 7.6 mi Oharu
$1024
13 km or 8 mi Nagakute
$1022
13 km or 8.2 mi Miyoshi
$1021
13 km or 8.3 mi Kanie
$1020
14 km or 8.9 mi Chita
$1024
14 km or 8.9 mi Owariasahi
$1022
15 km or 9.4 mi Kasugai
$955
16 km or 9.8 mi Higashiura
$1020
16 km or 10 mi Kitanagoya
$1025
16 km or 10 mi Kariya
$1035
17 km or 10 mi Ama
$1024
18 km or 11 mi Seto
$1027
19 km or 12 mi Aisai
$1020
19 km or 12 mi Komaki
$1034
19 km or 12 mi Iwakura
$1019
20 km or 12 mi Tsushima
$1019
20 km or 12 mi Yatomi
$1024
20 km or 13 mi Inazawa
$1028
21 km or 13 mi Agui
$1020
21 km or 13 mi Toyota
$1155
21 km or 13 mi Chiryu
$1021
21 km or 13 mi Takahama
$1019
22 km or 13 mi Anjo
$1044
23 km or 15 mi Kuwana
$1031
24 km or 15 mi Ichinomiya
$1141
24 km or 15 mi Oguchi
$1023
24 km or 15 mi Handa
$1026
25 km or 15 mi Konan
$1023
27 km or 17 mi Hekinan
$1024
27 km or 17 mi Fuso
$1019
27 km or 17 mi Tokoname
$1021
28 km or 18 mi Okazaki
$1044
29 km or 18 mi Kaizu
$1021
30 km or 18 mi Taketoyo
$1021