Chiba vs Sapporo - Cost of Living Comparison

Chiba Sapporo
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1395
$1140
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3427
$2862
🏠 One person rent
$641
$413
🏘️ Family rent
$1186
$705
🍽️ Food expenses
$419
$402
🚐 Transport expenses
$197
$215
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2076
$1940
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
24 km
7 km
🎓 Higher education
91
75
😀 Quality of life
79
76
🏙️ Population
982K
1.96M

The cost of living in Chiba is 22% more expensive than in Sapporo. Cities ranked 2956th and 4190th ($1395 vs $1140) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 5th and 33rd in Japan.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.5 months in Chiba compared to 1.7 months in Sapporo. Ranked 54th vs 139th best cities to live in Japan, and 387th vs 624th among the best cities to live in the world.

Salary adjustment calculator
the estimated difference in money purchasing power

Cost of living in Chiba vs Sapporo infographic

Share this infographic!

Prices in Chiba vs Sapporo

Prices for goods and services in Chiba and Sapporo are partly crowdsourced by our visitors, just like yourself. Please consider telling us about your city.

Chiba Sapporo
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.33
$6.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.4
$27.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.73
$4.92
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.48
$3.38
 Cappuccino
$2.92
$3.37
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.84
$0.9
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$564
$352
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$409
$231
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$982
$699
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$870
$432
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$173
$112
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$265
$173
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$28.8
$46.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.59%
1.55%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4249
$3020
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2584
$2205
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.43
$2.92
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$94.5
$82.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$26
$20.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.13
$1.19
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.47
$1.41
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.33
$1.48
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.89
$1.67
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.99
$1.6
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16
$12.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.64
$6.94
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.8
$22.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.22
$4.65
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.52
$2.55
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.16
$4.55
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.45
$4.25
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.73
$3.45
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$3.41
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.46
$0.78
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.63
$2.1
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.2
$8.83
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.19
$2.14
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.41
$3.33
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.6
$9.37
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.49
$8.97
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.24
$3.94
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.73
$2.8
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$64.1
$49.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.7
$14.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$75.4
$30.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.4
$22.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$56
$54.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$71.5
$60
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$301
$298
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9091
$11140

Hotels map

More cities to compare

Cost of Living in the nearest cities

Cities near Chiba

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

Cities near Sapporo

Distance City Cost of living
13 km or 8.4 mi Ishikari
$1020
15 km or 9.6 mi Ebetsu
$1027
19 km or 12 mi Kitahiroshima
$1022
27 km or 17 mi Eniwa
$1020
32 km or 20 mi Otaru
$1024
36 km or 23 mi Chitose
$1021
37 km or 23 mi Iwamizawa
$1025
50 km or 31 mi Bibai
$1020
52 km or 32 mi Tomakomai
$1036
71 km or 44 mi Takikawa
$1022
75 km or 47 mi Noboribetsu
$1026
77 km or 48 mi Date
$1022
89 km or 55 mi Muroran
$1024
89 km or 55 mi Furano
$1022
93 km or 58 mi Fukagawa
$1022
100 km or 62 mi Rumoi
$1022
113 km or 70 mi Asahikawa
$1030
115 km or 72 mi Shinhidaka
$1020
141 km or 87 mi Nanae
$1020
149 km or 93 mi Hokuto
$1020
150 km or 93 mi Otofuke
$1022
151 km or 94 mi Obihiro
$1037
152 km or 95 mi Hakodate
$1060
164 km or 102 mi Makubetsu
$1019
169 km or 105 mi Nayoro
$1023
197 km or 123 mi Mutsu
$1024
216 km or 134 mi Monbetsu
$1019
220 km or 137 mi Kushiro
$1037
221 km or 137 mi Kitami
$1024
254 km or 158 mi Aomori
$1152
258 km or 160 mi Abashiri
$1024
261 km or 162 mi Wakkanai
$1021
262 km or 163 mi Goshogawara
$1021
263 km or 164 mi Tsugaru
$1024
265 km or 164 mi Misawa
$1021
273 km or 169 mi Towada
$1022
274 km or 170 mi Oirase
$1021
276 km or 172 mi Kuroishi
$1023
283 km or 176 mi Hirakawa
$1021
283 km or 176 mi Hirosaki
$1079