Chiba vs Ottawa - Cost of Living Comparison

Chiba Ottawa
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1395
$1867
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3427
$4288
🏠 One person rent
$641
$1071
🏘️ Family rent
$1186
$1707
🍽️ Food expenses
$419
$504
🚐 Transport expenses
$197
$172
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2076
$3431
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
24 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
91
48
😀 Quality of life
79
90
🏙️ Population
982K
934K

The cost of living in Chiba is 25% less expensive than in Ottawa. Cities ranked 2956th and 1884th ($1395 vs $1867) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 5th and 34th in Japan and Canada, respectively. Check Japan vs Canada comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.5 months in Chiba compared to 1.8 months in Ottawa. Chiba ranked 54th best city to live in Japan vs Ottawa ranked 10th in Canada, while ranked 387th and 88th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chiba vs Ottawa

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Chiba Ottawa
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.33
$14.6
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.4
$54.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.73
$8.71
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.48
$5.54
 Cappuccino
$2.92
$3.75
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.84
$2.17
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$564
$1159
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$409
$858
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$982
$1807
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$870
$1426
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$173
$98.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$265
$151
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$28.8
$54
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.59%
4.94%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4249
$5037
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2584
$3248
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.43
$2.92
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$94.5
$95.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$26
$16.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.13
$1.46
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.47
$2.23
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.33
$1.87
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.89
$2.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.99
$3.11
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16
$12.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.64
$11.2
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.8
$13
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.22
$3.6
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.52
$1.28
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.16
$3.21
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.45
$3.48
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.73
$1.99
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$2.07
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.46
$1.07
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.63
$2.01
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.2
$11.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.19
$2.3
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.41
$11.9
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.6
$10.4
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.49
$4.38
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.24
$2.07
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.73
$2.29
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$64.1
$49.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.7
$11.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$75.4
$65.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.4
$13.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$56
$56.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$71.5
$79.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$301
$1062
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9091
$17102

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Distance City Cost of living
9.9 km or 6.2 mi Yotsukaido
$1023
11 km or 6.9 mi Narashino
$1038
11 km or 7.1 mi Ichihara
$1072
14 km or 8.5 mi Yachiyo
$1045
15 km or 9.3 mi Funabashi
$1170
18 km or 11 mi Sakura
$1041
19 km or 12 mi Urayasu
$1036
20 km or 13 mi Ichikawa
$1069
21 km or 13 mi Shisui
$1023
21 km or 13 mi Yachimata
$1022
22 km or 13 mi Kamagaya
$1022
22 km or 13 mi Shiroi
$1019
22 km or 14 mi Oamishirasato
$1020
23 km or 14 mi Sodegaura
$1024
24 km or 15 mi Togane
$1022
26 km or 16 mi Mobara
$1021
26 km or 16 mi Tomisato
$1021
26 km or 16 mi Inzai
$1025
26 km or 16 mi Hirai
$1019
27 km or 17 mi Matsudo
$1170
28 km or 18 mi Narita
$1073
28 km or 18 mi Sanmu
$1019
30 km or 18 mi Sakae
$1025
30 km or 19 mi Kisarazu
$1024
30 km or 19 mi Abiko
$1024
31 km or 19 mi Kashiwa
$999
33 km or 20 mi Misato
$1031
34 km or 21 mi Nagareyama
$1046
34 km or 21 mi Yashio
$1025
35 km or 22 mi Kimitsu
$1024
35 km or 22 mi Toride
$1027
36 km or 22 mi Ryugasaki
$1020
37 km or 23 mi Soka
$1061
37 km or 23 mi Kawasaki-ku
$1054
37 km or 23 mi Yokoshibahikari
$1021
37 km or 23 mi Kawasaki
$1133
38 km or 24 mi Tokyo
$1698
40 km or 25 mi Futtsu
$1020
40 km or 25 mi Yoshikawa
$1020
41 km or 25 mi Moriya
$1025

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Distance City Cost of living
7.4 km or 4.6 mi Gatineau
$1490
19 km or 12 mi Kanata
$1876
87 km or 54 mi Cornwall
$1358
94 km or 58 mi Brockville
$1710
124 km or 77 mi Salaberry-de-Valleyfield
$1670
128 km or 80 mi Mirabel
$1704
130 km or 81 mi Vaudreuil-Dorion
$1703
138 km or 86 mi Saint-Jerome
$1712
141 km or 87 mi Saint-Eustache
$1698
143 km or 89 mi Kirkland
$1706
144 km or 89 mi Blainville
$1711
146 km or 90 mi Sainte-Therese
$1698
147 km or 91 mi Pointe-Claire
$1694
147 km or 91 mi Boisbriand
$1663
147 km or 91 mi Dollard-des-Ormeaux
$1710
147 km or 91 mi Kingston
$1601
150 km or 93 mi Le Ray
$1942
152 km or 94 mi Dorval
$1698
152 km or 94 mi Chateauguay
$1753
153 km or 95 mi Laval
$1389
157 km or 98 mi Saint-Lin-Laurentides
$1709
158 km or 98 mi Cote-Saint-Luc
$1701
160 km or 100 mi Mount Royal
$1704
162 km or 101 mi Watertown
$2132
163 km or 102 mi Terrebonne
$1714
163 km or 102 mi Westmount
$1699
166 km or 103 mi Saint-Constant
$1706
167 km or 104 mi Montreal
$1727
167 km or 104 mi Mascouche
$1247
170 km or 106 mi Saint-Lambert
$1700
170 km or 106 mi Candiac
$1705
170 km or 106 mi Longueuil
$1411
171 km or 106 mi La Prairie
$1707
175 km or 109 mi Brossard
$1559
176 km or 109 mi Boucherville
$1708
177 km or 110 mi Repentigny
$1704
178 km or 111 mi Varennes
$1701
183 km or 114 mi L'Assomption
$1708
183 km or 114 mi Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville
$1696
185 km or 115 mi Sainte-Julie
$1707