Cost of Living in Shihezi | China

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$587
$1536
🛋️ Without rent
$338
$1111
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$248
$425
🍽️ Food
$230
$610
🚐 Transport
$33.5
$90.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$692
🏙️ Population
380k

The average cost of living in Shihezi is $587, which is in the top 23% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 7085th out of 9294 in our global list and 435th out of 544 in China.

The median after-tax salary is $692, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.2 months. Ranked 6606th (TOP 72%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 498th best city to live in China. With an estimated population of 380k, Shihezi is the 486th largest city in China.

✈️ Closest airport92 kmWulumuqi Air Base
😷 Air qualityUnhealthy63.3 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank2823Shihezi University
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Prices in Shihezi

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.12
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.79
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.42
☕ Cappuccino
$2.82
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.6

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$258
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$179
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$456
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$326
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$54.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.99%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2308
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1544

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.32
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.98
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.49
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.26
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.75
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.95
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.87
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.62
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.2
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.51
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.22
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.88
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.46
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.29
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.82
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.96
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.52
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.21
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.34
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.53

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$28.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.34
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$28
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.32
👖 Brand Jeans
$54.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$306
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9320