Chiba vs Tijuana - Cost of Living Comparison

Chiba Tijuana
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1395
$913
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3427
$2398
🏠 One person rent
$641
$410
🏘️ Family rent
$1186
$940
🍽️ Food expenses
$419
$278
🚐 Transport expenses
$197
$149
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2076
$770
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
24 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
91
28
😀 Quality of life
79
61
🏙️ Population
982K
1.96M

The cost of living in Chiba is 53% more expensive than in Tijuana. Cities ranked 2956th and 5672nd ($1395 vs $913) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 5th and 4th in Japan and Mexico, respectively. Check Japan vs Mexico comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.5 months in Chiba compared to 0.8 months in Tijuana. Chiba ranked 54th best city to live in Japan vs Tijuana ranked 3rd in Mexico, while ranked 387th and 5035th among best cities to live in the world.

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Chiba Tijuana
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.33
$9.73
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.4
$37
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.73
$5.38
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.48
$1.97
 Cappuccino
$2.92
$3.06
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.84
$0.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$564
$547
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$409
$278
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$982
$1147
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$870
$753
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$173
$54.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$265
$84.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$28.8
$23.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.59%
12.44%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4249
$1553
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2584
$899
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.43
$0.84
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$94.5
$43.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$26
$17.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.13
$1.1
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.47
$1.19
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.33
$1.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.89
$1.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.99
$1.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16
$5.08
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.64
$4.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.8
$9.18
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.22
$1.84
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.52
$1.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.16
$1.02
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.45
$1.31
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.73
$1.06
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$0.75
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.46
$0.49
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.63
$1.48
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.2
$9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.19
$1.16
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.41
$3.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.6
$5.54
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.49
$2.88
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.24
$1.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.73
$1.35
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$64.1
$36.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.7
$3.65
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$75.4
$44.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.4
$6.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$56
$44.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$71.5
$66.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$301
$123
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9091
$3578

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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
11 km or 6.5 mi Imperial Beach
$1939
11 km or 6.9 mi Chula Vista
$2696
15 km or 9.5 mi Las Delicias
$627
18 km or 11 mi National
$1939
21 km or 13 mi Rosarito Beach
$629
22 km or 14 mi Coronado
$1938
23 km or 15 mi Lemon Grove
$1945
24 km or 15 mi San Diego
$2797
27 km or 17 mi La Mesa
$2115
30 km or 19 mi El Cajon
$2038
38 km or 24 mi Santee
$1938
42 km or 26 mi La Jolla
$1946
48 km or 30 mi Poway
$1943
62 km or 38 mi Encinitas
$3096
66 km or 41 mi Escondido
$2829
69 km or 43 mi San Marcos
$1949
76 km or 47 mi Carlsbad
$2836
77 km or 48 mi Vista
$2327
81 km or 50 mi Oceanside
$2661
84 km or 52 mi Ensenada
$632
96 km or 59 mi Fallbrook
$1973
109 km or 67 mi Temecula
$2943
115 km or 72 mi San Clemente
$2454
117 km or 73 mi Murrieta
$2469
119 km or 74 mi French Valley
$1947
121 km or 75 mi Wildomar
$1942
122 km or 76 mi Dana Point
$1950
123 km or 77 mi San Juan Capistrano
$1946
128 km or 80 mi Laguna Niguel
$2819
128 km or 80 mi Menifee
$2200
131 km or 82 mi Laguna Beach
$1934
131 km or 82 mi Lake Elsinore
$1916
134 km or 83 mi Mission Viejo
$2087
135 km or 84 mi Rancho Santa Margarita
$2491
135 km or 84 mi Laguna Hills
$1934
135 km or 84 mi Hemet
$2225
138 km or 86 mi Aliso Viejo
$1980
138 km or 86 mi Lake Forest
$2334
139 km or 87 mi El Centro
$1725
140 km or 87 mi San Jacinto
$1952