Cheonan vs Zhengzhou - Cost of Living Comparison

Cheonan Zhengzhou
🚶 Cost of living one person
$930
$604
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2325
$1493
🏠 One person rent
$404
$241
🏘️ Family rent
$650
$425
🍽️ Food expenses
$352
$216
🚐 Transport expenses
$86.1
$69.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1518
$663
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
20 km
14 km
🎓 Higher education
64
76
😀 Quality of life
66
53
🏙️ Population
652K
12.6M

The cost of living in Cheonan is 54% more expensive than in Zhengzhou. Cities ranked 5616th and 7427th ($930 vs $604) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 39th and 525th in South Korea and China, respectively. Check South Korea vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Cheonan compared to 1.1 months in Zhengzhou. Cheonan ranked 51st best city to live in South Korea vs Zhengzhou ranked 38th in China, while ranked 3761st and 5969th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cheonan vs Zhengzhou

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Cheonan Zhengzhou
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.72
$2.71
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.7
$16.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.11
$4.36
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.03
$1.52
 Cappuccino
$3.32
$4.58
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.06
$0.52
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$414
$254
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$278
$166
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$685
$507
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$458
$301
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$88.9
$46.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$137
$71.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$10.2
$11.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.53%
5.3%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6901
$3114
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4581
$1621
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.03
$0.15
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$60.7
$13.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.37
$4.58
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.26
$1.1
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.77
$2.06
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.06
$1.54
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.86
$0.89
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.8
$1.73
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.47
$18.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.78
$2.82
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.8
$12.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.87
$1.45
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.98
$1.04
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.38
$1.13
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.42
$1.02
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.96
$0.85
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.52
$0.62
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.66
$0.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.39
$1.15
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.77
$11.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.51
$1.01
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.41
$4.22
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.9
$2.57
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.87
$3.69
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.4
$0.96
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.88
$1.31
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44.7
$31.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.42
$7.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.8
$15.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.47
$4.72
👖 Brand Jeans
$59.8
$66.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$74.5
$80.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$321
$128
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18731
$4453

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37 km or 23 mi Sejong
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38 km or 24 mi Osan
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39 km or 24 mi Gongju
$939
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48 km or 30 mi Yongin
$1049
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$944
55 km or 34 mi Suwon
$977
55 km or 34 mi Asan
$927
56 km or 35 mi Hwaseong
$965
59 km or 36 mi Icheon
$979
60 km or 37 mi Gyeryong
$896
62 km or 39 mi Uiwang
$901
62 km or 39 mi Seosan
$872
65 km or 40 mi Ansan
$921
65 km or 40 mi Gunpo
$975
67 km or 42 mi Nonsan
$928
68 km or 42 mi Gwangju
$927
68 km or 42 mi Siheung
$945
68 km or 42 mi Anyang
$1102
69 km or 43 mi Yeoju
$902
70 km or 44 mi Seongnam
$1022
71 km or 44 mi Gwacheon
$897
71 km or 44 mi Boryeong
$946
72 km or 45 mi Chungju
$1004
79 km or 49 mi Gwangmyeong
$928
82 km or 51 mi Hanam
$906
84 km or 52 mi Bucheon
$1121
86 km or 53 mi Incheon
$1002
87 km or 54 mi Seoul
$1460
88 km or 54 mi Guri
$906
91 km or 56 mi Wonju
$857
92 km or 57 mi Namyangju
$970
96 km or 60 mi Mungyeong
$897
98 km or 61 mi Iksan
$925
99 km or 61 mi Goyang
$1002
99 km or 61 mi Gimpo
$979
100 km or 62 mi Sangju
$981

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Distance City Cost of living
25 km or 15 mi Xingyang
$662
35 km or 22 mi Xinmi
$670
40 km or 25 mi Xinzheng
$674
60 km or 37 mi Changge
$666
62 km or 38 mi Gongyi
$670
62 km or 39 mi Kaifeng
$642
64 km or 40 mi Xinxiang
$731
66 km or 41 mi Jiaozuo
$681
66 km or 41 mi Dengfeng
$667
69 km or 43 mi Yuzhou
$677
77 km or 48 mi Qinyang
$654
80 km or 50 mi Huixian
$666
81 km or 50 mi Yanshi
$663
81 km or 51 mi Weihui
$656
82 km or 51 mi Xuchang
$692
82 km or 51 mi Mengzhou
$651
99 km or 61 mi Ruzhou
$673
105 km or 65 mi Jiyuan
$667
111 km or 69 mi Changyuan
$669
111 km or 69 mi Jincheng
$704
113 km or 70 mi Luoyang
$533
118 km or 73 mi Pingdingshan
$697
125 km or 78 mi Hebi
$689
134 km or 83 mi Luohe
$661
134 km or 83 mi Gaoping
$655
147 km or 91 mi Linzhou
$677
154 km or 96 mi Zhoukou
$791
162 km or 101 mi Anyang
$678
162 km or 101 mi Wugang
$647
168 km or 104 mi Puyang
$702
169 km or 105 mi Changzhi
$848
170 km or 106 mi Heze
$1436
185 km or 115 mi Xiangcheng
$675
185 km or 115 mi Shangqiu
$782
200 km or 124 mi Zhumadian
$754
220 km or 137 mi Handan
$796
221 km or 137 mi Nanyang
$755
221 km or 138 mi Wu'an
$671
225 km or 140 mi Sanmenxia
$699
228 km or 142 mi Jieshou
$660