Cost of Living in Guilin

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$528
$1645
🛋️ Without rent
$395
$1349
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$133
$296
🍽️ Food
$222
$596
🚐 Transport
$83.1
$225
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$543
😀 Quality of life
49
🏙️ Population
4.75M

The average cost of living in Guilin is $528, which is in the top 16% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 7817th out of 9294 in our global list and 537th out of 544 in China.

The median after-tax salary is $543, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months. Ranked 6119th (TOP 66%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 58th best city to live in China. With an estimated population of 4.75M, Guilin is the 95th largest city in China.

✈️ Closest airport25 kmGuilin Liangjiang International Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate28.3 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank1500Guangxi Normal University
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Prices in Guilin

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.54
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$25
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.87
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.01
 Cappuccino
$3.13
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$112
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$70.3
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$316
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$198
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$38.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$58.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$16.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2326
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$781
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.31
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$22
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$5.54
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.09
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.62
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.4
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.23
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.74
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.56
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.54
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.85
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.77
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.76
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.31
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.18
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.59
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.93
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.35
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.81
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.48
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.66
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$33.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.68
👖 Brand Jeans
$64.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$92.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$429
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13528

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