Chengdu vs Kansas - Cost of Living Comparison

Chengdu Kansas
🚶 Cost of living one person
$752
$1716
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2071
$4245
🏠 One person rent
$305
$977
🏘️ Family rent
$582
$1856
🍽️ Food expenses
$270
$491
🚐 Transport expenses
$89.8
$90
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$824
$4161
😷 Air quality
Bad
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
92
63
😀 Quality of life
73
88
🏙️ Population
20.9M
489K

The cost of living in Chengdu is 56% less expensive than in Kansas. Cities ranked 6241st and 2149th ($752 vs $1716) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 63rd and 1897th in China and the United States, respectively. Check China vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Chengdu compared to 2.4 months in Kansas. Chengdu ranked 8th best city to live in China vs Kansas ranked 37th in the United States, while ranked 1437th and 154th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chengdu vs Kansas

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Chengdu Kansas
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.8
$15.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.3
$53.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.15
$9.07
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.17
$5.32
 Cappuccino
$4.31
$5.35
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$2.24
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$389
$1004
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$231
$720
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$941
$2153
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$419
$1434
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$28.9
$140
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.9
$217
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.7
$61.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.41%
5.41%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3942
$3312
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2111
$825
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$1.49
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.5
$50.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.85
$14.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.2
$1.11
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.13
$0.98
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.53
$2.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$2.51
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.37
$2.71
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.2
$10.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.35
$7.88
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.8
$11.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$3.66
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$1.66
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$2.75
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$4
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$1.98
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.84
$2.28
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$1.1
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.29
$2.26
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.3
$16
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.98
$2.5
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.02
$6.54
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.36
$8.16
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.51
$5.25
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.5
$3.4
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.49
$1.75
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.7
$44
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.97
$10.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$23.1
$124
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.25
$20.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$77.6
$51.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$96.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$350
$686
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18385
$16793

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Distance City Cost of living
38 km or 24 mi Chongzhou
$664
38 km or 24 mi Pengzhou
$668
41 km or 25 mi Guanghan
$662
53 km or 33 mi Shifang
$652
55 km or 34 mi Jianyang
$678
56 km or 35 mi Dujiangyan
$664
60 km or 38 mi Deyang
$724
65 km or 40 mi Qionglai
$662
71 km or 44 mi Meishan
$714
77 km or 48 mi Mianzhu
$657
81 km or 50 mi Ziyang
$710
110 km or 68 mi Mianyang
$566
124 km or 77 mi Leshan
$721
127 km or 79 mi Ya'an
$693
127 km or 79 mi Shehong
$672
131 km or 81 mi Emeishan
$652
139 km or 87 mi Jiangyou
$670
145 km or 90 mi Suining
$720
153 km or 95 mi Neijiang
$785
161 km or 100 mi Zigong
$688
188 km or 117 mi Longchang
$663
193 km or 120 mi Nanchong
$677
208 km or 129 mi Langzhong
$668
219 km or 136 mi Yibin
$731
237 km or 148 mi Luzhou
$737
247 km or 153 mi Guang'an
$722
259 km or 161 mi Guangyuan
$710
261 km or 162 mi Huaying
$650
265 km or 165 mi Chongqing
$725
288 km or 179 mi Bazhong
$721
333 km or 207 mi Dazhou
$719
341 km or 212 mi Longnan
$704
353 km or 220 mi Xichang
$675
372 km or 231 mi Zhaotong
$748
388 km or 241 mi Hanzhong
$720
390 km or 243 mi Renhuai
$665
392 km or 244 mi Bijie
$768
408 km or 253 mi Wanyuan
$653
431 km or 268 mi Zunyi
$733
459 km or 285 mi Liupanshui
$703

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Distance City Cost of living
8.1 km or 5 mi Prairie Village
$1946
10 km or 6.3 mi Kansas City
$1961
12 km or 7.4 mi Raytown
$1948
15 km or 9.2 mi Leawood
$1816
15 km or 9.2 mi Overland Park
$1845
15 km or 9.2 mi Independence
$1454
16 km or 10 mi Shawnee
$1946
18 km or 11 mi Lenexa
$1938
18 km or 11 mi Gladstone
$1938
19 km or 12 mi Grandview
$1928
23 km or 14 mi Lee's Summit
$1955
25 km or 16 mi Liberty
$1865
26 km or 16 mi Belton
$2067
27 km or 17 mi Olathe
$1958
27 km or 17 mi Blue Springs
$1948
39 km or 24 mi Gardner
$1935
41 km or 26 mi Leavenworth
$2026
57 km or 35 mi Lawrence
$1506
82 km or 51 mi St. Joseph
$1941
95 km or 59 mi Topeka
$1630
123 km or 77 mi Sedalia
$1927
156 km or 97 mi Emporia
$1168
174 km or 108 mi Manhattan
$1590
183 km or 113 mi Pittsburg
$1947
195 km or 121 mi Columbia
$1740
195 km or 121 mi Junction
$1967
215 km or 134 mi Jefferson
$1428
219 km or 136 mi Joplin
$1437
235 km or 146 mi Springfield
$1373
250 km or 155 mi Nixa
$1943
261 km or 162 mi Bellevue
$1961
263 km or 163 mi Salina
$1870
265 km or 165 mi Lincoln
$1366
265 km or 165 mi Newton
$1938
268 km or 167 mi Council Bluffs
$1942
275 km or 171 mi Omaha
$1614
283 km or 176 mi Bartlesville
$1964
284 km or 176 mi Wichita
$1559
286 km or 178 mi Ottumwa
$1499
287 km or 178 mi Derby
$1943