Cost of Living in Shihezi

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$822
$2371
🛋️ Without rent
$379
$1221
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$444
$1150
🍽️ Food
$250
$660
🚐 Transport
$48.4
$132
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$694
😀 Quality of life
36
🏙️ Population
717K

The average cost of living in Shihezi is $822, which is in the top 35% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6007th out of 9294 in our global list and 26th out of 544 in China.

The median after-tax salary is $694, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months. Ranked 7811th (TOP 84%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 512th best city to live in China. With an estimated population of 717K, Shihezi is the 375th largest city in China.

✈️ Closest airport 92 km Urumqi Changji Air Base
😷 Air quality Unhealthy 55.7 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 1923 Shihezi University
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Prices in Shihezi

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.83
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$23.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.19
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.65
 Cappuccino
$2.98
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.64
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1080
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$210
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1067
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1069
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$63.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$17.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
6.3%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2370
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1613
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.42
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$19.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$5.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.13
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.57
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.34
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.78
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.3
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.4
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.67
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.49
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.38
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.91
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.14
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.41
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.92
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.51
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.58
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.59
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$5.16
👖 Brand Jeans
$56.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$83.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$301
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9665

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