Changsha vs Paris - Cost of Living Comparison

Changsha Paris
🚶 Cost of living one person
$828
$2095
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1985
$4941
🏠 One person rent
$413
$1244
🏘️ Family rent
$495
$2330
🍽️ Food expenses
$252
$510
🚐 Transport expenses
$86.1
$218
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$810
$2701
😷 Air quality
Bad
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
14 km
🎓 Higher education
94
99
😀 Quality of life
54
92
🏙️ Population
10M
2.17M

The cost of living in Changsha is 60% less expensive than in Paris. Cities ranked 5988th and 404th ($828 vs $2095) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 22nd and 2nd in China and France, respectively. Check China vs France comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months in Changsha compared to 1.3 months in Paris. Changsha ranked 31st best city to live in China vs Paris ranked 1st in France, while ranked 5898th and 51st among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changsha vs Paris

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Changsha Paris
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.96
$14.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.7
$56
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.19
$10.6
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.11
$6.89
 Cappuccino
$3.56
$4.2
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$3.19
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$496
$1322
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$334
$1050
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$552
$2686
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$401
$1993
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.3
$112
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.7
$171
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.7
$27.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.61%
1.46%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2269
$12392
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1773
$9315
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$1.94
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$26.9
$77.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.04
$19.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.09
$2.06
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.86
$1.27
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.8
$1.71
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$1.71
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.15
$4.29
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.5
$16.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.91
$13.4
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.6
$21.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.59
$3.32
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
$1.97
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$2.74
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.14
$3.25
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.02
$2.25
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.2
$2.09
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
$0.58
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1
$2.1
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.3
$9.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.67
$2.31
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.1
$10.3
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.46
$5.45
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.79
$4.11
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.91
$2.67
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.34
$2.05
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$27.2
$38
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.56
$12.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$21.9
$26.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.28
$19.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$63.5
$97.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.9
$98.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$299
$819
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$29093
$13052

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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

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Distance City Cost of living
5.5 km or 3.4 mi Ivry-sur-Seine
$1172
6.4 km or 4 mi Aubervilliers
$1245
6.7 km or 4.2 mi Montreuil
$1114
7 km or 4.3 mi Neuilly-sur-Seine
$2146
7.7 km or 4.8 mi Asnieres-sur-Seine
$1252
8.3 km or 5.2 mi Vitry-sur-Seine
$1250
8.4 km or 5.2 mi Boulogne-Billancourt
$1308
8.5 km or 5.3 mi Courbevoie
$1250
8.7 km or 5.4 mi Bobigny
$1142
8.7 km or 5.4 mi Saint-Denis
$1253
9.5 km or 5.9 mi La Garenne-Colombes
$1339
11 km or 7.1 mi Nanterre
$1250
12 km or 7.2 mi Creteil
$1250
12 km or 7.5 mi Rueil-Malmaison
$1340
13 km or 7.9 mi Argenteuil
$1249
13 km or 8 mi Champigny-sur-Marne
$1245
13 km or 8.1 mi Chaville
$1247
14 km or 8.5 mi Aulnay-sous-Bois
$1250
15 km or 9.4 mi Massy
$1237
17 km or 11 mi Versailles
$1406
23 km or 14 mi Guyancourt
$1233
24 km or 15 mi Acheres
$1274
32 km or 20 mi Cergy
$1217
34 km or 21 mi Savigny-le-Temple
$1305
42 km or 26 mi Melun
$1225
45 km or 28 mi Rambouillet
$1209
67 km or 42 mi Beauvais
$1205
71 km or 44 mi Compiegne
$1314
73 km or 46 mi Dreux
$1230
78 km or 49 mi Chartres
$1041
111 km or 69 mi Orleans
$941
112 km or 69 mi Rouen
$1153
115 km or 72 mi Amiens
$1150
130 km or 81 mi Reims
$1326
141 km or 88 mi Troyes
$1332
148 km or 92 mi Chalons-en-Champagne
$1212
148 km or 92 mi Auxerre
$1246
150 km or 93 mi Dieppe
$1246
158 km or 98 mi Lisieux
$1431
162 km or 101 mi Arras
$1241