Chongqing vs Fresno - Cost of Living Comparison

Chongqing Fresno
🚶 Cost of living one person
$725
$2040
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2101
$5443
🏠 One person rent
$238
$1284
🏘️ Family rent
$422
$2879
🍽️ Food expenses
$307
$527
🚐 Transport expenses
$72.9
$89.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$772
$3840
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
7 km
🎓 Higher education
88
41
😀 Quality of life
55
78
🏙️ Population
7.74M
542K

The cost of living in Chongqing is 64% less expensive than in Fresno. Cities ranked 6369th and 457th ($725 vs $2040) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 99th and 359th in China and the United States, respectively. Check China vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Chongqing compared to 1.9 months in Fresno. Chongqing ranked 28th best city to live in China vs Fresno ranked 94th in the United States, while ranked 5791st and 458th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chongqing vs Fresno

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Chongqing Fresno
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.3
$15.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$25.1
$64.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.54
$7.93
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.43
$5
 Cappuccino
$4.67
$5.28
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.46
$2.52
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$291
$1245
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$161
$1013
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$474
$2808
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$322
$2509
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.3
$158
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57.1
$243
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13
$66.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.52%
5.19%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$3385
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1924
$1402
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.44
$1.51
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.1
$29.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.08
$16
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.98
$1.62
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.21
$0.98
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.46
$2.1
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$2.75
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.31
$4.03
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14
$10.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.15
$12.5
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.2
$16.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.05
$4.15
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$2
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
$3.12
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
$3.44
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$1.7
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$1.75
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$1.34
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.18
$2.3
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.9
$8.42
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.82
$2.85
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.09
$9.06
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.37
$8.2
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.29
$5.31
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$3.39
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.44
$1.72
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.5
$32.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.99
$12.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$61.2
$120
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.98
$16.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$81.2
$41.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80.6
$62.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$373
$1411
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$22110
$11998

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$650
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$722
120 km or 75 mi Longchang
$663
127 km or 79 mi Luzhou
$737
140 km or 87 mi Suining
$720
140 km or 87 mi Neijiang
$785
145 km or 90 mi Nanchong
$677
170 km or 106 mi Zigong
$688
183 km or 113 mi Shehong
$672
191 km or 119 mi Ziyang
$710
194 km or 120 mi Renhuai
$665
201 km or 125 mi Yibin
$731
208 km or 129 mi Dazhou
$719
209 km or 130 mi Zunyi
$733
211 km or 131 mi Jianyang
$678
232 km or 144 mi Langzhong
$668
249 km or 154 mi Lichuan
$667
258 km or 160 mi Bazhong
$721
264 km or 164 mi Meishan
$714
265 km or 165 mi Chengdu
$752
266 km or 165 mi Leshan
$721
266 km or 166 mi Guanghan
$662
268 km or 167 mi Deyang
$724
272 km or 169 mi Mianyang
$566
277 km or 172 mi Bijie
$768
285 km or 177 mi Shifang
$652
292 km or 181 mi Emeishan
$652
294 km or 183 mi Pengzhou
$668
298 km or 185 mi Enshi
$670
298 km or 185 mi Mianzhu
$657
298 km or 185 mi Chongzhou
$664
300 km or 186 mi Jiangyou
$670
309 km or 192 mi Qionglai
$662
316 km or 196 mi Wanyuan
$653
320 km or 199 mi Dujiangyan
$664
327 km or 203 mi Guangyuan
$710
331 km or 206 mi Guiyang
$603
331 km or 206 mi Tongren
$717
342 km or 212 mi Ya'an
$693
342 km or 213 mi Jishou
$646

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Distance City Cost of living
9.3 km or 5.8 mi Clovis
$1953
23 km or 14 mi Sanger
$1944
28 km or 18 mi Selma
$1937
31 km or 19 mi Madera
$1989
37 km or 23 mi Reedley
$1942
44 km or 28 mi Dinuba
$1944
52 km or 32 mi Hanford
$1941
53 km or 33 mi Lemoore
$1936
66 km or 41 mi Visalia
$1713
76 km or 47 mi Tulare
$1947
79 km or 49 mi Corcoran
$2011
84 km or 52 mi Merced
$1722
96 km or 60 mi Atwater
$1936
99 km or 61 mi Los Banos
$1940
105 km or 65 mi Porterville
$1944
123 km or 76 mi Delano
$1948
124 km or 77 mi Turlock
$2014
138 km or 86 mi Ceres
$1942
138 km or 86 mi Wasco
$1941
142 km or 88 mi Patterson
$1941
143 km or 89 mi Soledad
$1947
143 km or 89 mi Hollister
$1947
144 km or 89 mi Sonora
$1941
145 km or 90 mi Modesto
$2034
145 km or 90 mi Oakdale
$1948
147 km or 91 mi Riverbank
$1940
150 km or 93 mi Paso Robles
$2039
161 km or 100 mi Gilroy
$2242
165 km or 102 mi Atascadero
$2101
166 km or 103 mi Salinas
$2196
168 km or 104 mi Bakersfield
$2110
170 km or 106 mi Manteca
$1952
170 km or 106 mi Morgan Hill
$1941
175 km or 109 mi Lathrop
$1944
176 km or 109 mi Watsonville
$3036
179 km or 112 mi Marina
$2653
180 km or 112 mi Tracy
$2277
184 km or 114 mi Seaside
$1800
185 km or 115 mi San Luis Obispo
$2579
188 km or 117 mi Stockton
$2018