Chiang Mai vs Huanggang - Cost of Living Comparison

Chiang Mai Huanggang
🚶 Cost of living one person
$539
$763
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1490
$1959
🏠 One person rent
$249
$336
🏘️ Family rent
$544
$546
🍽️ Food expenses
$201
$255
🚐 Transport expenses
$25.8
$81.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$442
$884
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
3 km
34 km
🎓 Higher education
49
61
😀 Quality of life
60
51
🏙️ Population
127K
5.88M

The cost of living in Chiang Mai is 29% less expensive than in Huanggang. Cities ranked 7993rd and 6188th ($539 vs $763) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 12th and 51st in Thailand and China, respectively. Check Thailand vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months in Chiang Mai compared to 1.2 months in Huanggang. Chiang Mai ranked 2nd best city to live in Thailand vs Huanggang ranked 59th in China, while ranked 5180th and 6129th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chiang Mai vs Huanggang

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Chiang Mai Huanggang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$1.5
$4.08
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.7
$21.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.5
$5.17
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.69
$1.71
 Cappuccino
$1.57
$3.9
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.51
$0.49
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$269
$385
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$176
$261
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$681
$661
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$418
$429
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.8
$36.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$55.1
$57
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.5
$14.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.84%
5.18%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1519
$4602
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$846
$2918
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.84
$0.39
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$27.7
$20.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$5.74
$4.57
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.17
$1.2
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.76
$1.94
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.24
$1.58
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$1.07
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.45
$1.84
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$13.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$4.14
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$12
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
$1.81
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
$1.37
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.44
$1.69
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
$1.26
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$0.86
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
$0.91
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
$0.45
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.21
$1.32
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.7
$13.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.63
$0.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.94
$3.32
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.22
$5.26
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.09
$4.66
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.16
$1.6
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.79
$1.66
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.1
$56.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.1
$6.52
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$17.1
$35
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.61
$5.67
👖 Brand Jeans
$55.8
$58.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$64.5
$84.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$362
$389
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8203
$14208

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$498
255 km or 158 mi Hpa-an
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258 km or 160 mi Phitsanulok
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294 km or 183 mi Mawlamyine
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306 km or 190 mi Taunggyi
$755
308 km or 191 mi Bago
$744
317 km or 197 mi Naypyidaw
$790
353 km or 219 mi Luang Prabang
$801
363 km or 226 mi Nakhon Sawan
$479
365 km or 227 mi Vang Vieng
$833
373 km or 232 mi Yangon
$869
392 km or 244 mi Vientiane
$905
404 km or 251 mi Jinghong
$658
426 km or 265 mi Udon Thani
$468
466 km or 289 mi Mandalay
$790
485 km or 301 mi Khon Kaen
$577
489 km or 304 mi Pu'er
$712
503 km or 313 mi Pathein
$787
537 km or 334 mi Nakhon Ratchasima
$580
545 km or 339 mi Monywa
$755
551 km or 342 mi Tha Khlong
$536
561 km or 349 mi Rangsit
$485
564 km or 351 mi Nakhon Pathom
$401
566 km or 352 mi Pak Kret
$532
571 km or 355 mi Nonthaburi
$582
578 km or 359 mi Lincang
$708
584 km or 363 mi Bangkok
$848
597 km or 371 mi Pu Chao Saming Phrai
$535
597 km or 371 mi Lat Luang
$535
634 km or 394 mi Thakhek
$846
641 km or 398 mi Sa Pa
$504
656 km or 407 mi Sittwe
$737
666 km or 414 mi Chaophraya Surasak
$537
667 km or 415 mi Laem Chabang
$534
681 km or 423 mi Pattaya
$584
685 km or 426 mi Nong Prue
$535
699 km or 435 mi Hua Hin
$625
704 km or 438 mi Baoshan
$711
707 km or 439 mi Vinh
$514

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Distance City Cost of living
5.9 km or 3.7 mi Ezhou
$678
31 km or 20 mi Huangshi
$705
40 km or 25 mi Daye
$671
58 km or 36 mi Wuhan
$639
83 km or 51 mi Macheng
$672
86 km or 54 mi Xianning
$711
93 km or 58 mi Wuxue
$664
103 km or 64 mi Hanchuan
$677
106 km or 66 mi Xiaogan
$739
135 km or 84 mi Chibi
$657
136 km or 85 mi Yingcheng
$662
136 km or 85 mi Jiujiang
$699
142 km or 88 mi Xiantao
$638
145 km or 90 mi Anlu
$665
153 km or 95 mi Honghu
$669
164 km or 102 mi Qianshan
$658
164 km or 102 mi Guangshui
$668
175 km or 109 mi Linxiang
$661
181 km or 112 mi Jingshan
$664
201 km or 125 mi Suizhou
$704
202 km or 125 mi Xinyang
$761
207 km or 129 mi Anqing
$717
207 km or 129 mi Yueyang
$749
209 km or 130 mi Tongcheng
$665
213 km or 132 mi Lu'an
$739
219 km or 136 mi Nanchang
$665
233 km or 145 mi Zhongxiang
$677
251 km or 156 mi Chizhou
$700
251 km or 156 mi Shishou
$661
254 km or 158 mi Jingzhou
$693
259 km or 161 mi Jingdezhen
$697
263 km or 163 mi Jingmen
$718
274 km or 171 mi Zaoyang
$676
278 km or 173 mi Hefei
$676
282 km or 175 mi Tongling
$684
286 km or 178 mi Fuyang
$782
286 km or 178 mi Yicheng
$659
292 km or 182 mi Zhumadian
$754
295 km or 183 mi Xinyu
$680
298 km or 185 mi Dangyang
$661