Gold Coast vs Hangzhou - Cost of Living Comparison

Gold Coast Hangzhou
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1776
$882
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4282
$2487
🏠 One person rent
$1000
$396
🏘️ Family rent
$1679
$812
🍽️ Food expenses
$477
$291
🚐 Transport expenses
$165
$90.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3864
$1195
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
20 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
48
89
😀 Quality of life
90
73
🏙️ Population
638K
11.9M

The cost of living in Gold Coast is 101% more expensive than in Hangzhou. Cities ranked 2046th and 5795th ($1776 vs $882) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 14th and 16th in Australia and China, respectively. Check Australia vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.2 months in Gold Coast compared to 1.4 months in Hangzhou. Gold Coast ranked 6th best city to live in Australia vs Hangzhou ranked 7th in China, while ranked 104th and 1206th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gold Coast vs Hangzhou

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Gold Coast Hangzhou
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$13.9
$4.69
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$62.6
$27
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.81
$5.44
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.59
$2.44
 Cappuccino
$3.43
$4.39
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.49
$0.52
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1207
$511
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$780
$306
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2335
$1002
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1293
$679
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.5
$37.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$125
$57.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$52.3
$11.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.69%
5.32%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$9231
$8713
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6718
$4853
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.43
$0.44
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$111
$18.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.2
$6.47
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.39
$1.14
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.05
$2.35
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.26
$2.08
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.93
$1.67
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.97
$2.07
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.81
$16
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.02
$4.3
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.6
$15.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.93
$2.21
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.46
$1.43
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.51
$1.46
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.85
$1.34
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.04
$1
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$0.97
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.29
$0.55
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.57
$1.38
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.5
$14.7
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.47
$0.99
🚬 Cigarette pack
$23.6
$3.18
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.18
$5.8
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.06
$4.62
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.53
$1.46
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.13
$1.65
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$49
$29.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.5
$8.18
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$45.2
$74.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.4
$4.82
👖 Brand Jeans
$74.7
$53.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$107
$82.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1465
$449
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18118
$19493

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114 km or 71 mi Caboolture
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152 km or 94 mi Toowoomba
$1462
155 km or 97 mi Sunshine Coast
$1808
256 km or 159 mi Coffs Harbour
$1359
308 km or 192 mi Hervey Bay
$1658
323 km or 201 mi Armidale
$1677
367 km or 228 mi Bundaberg
$1482
383 km or 238 mi Port Macquarie
$1640
511 km or 318 mi Gladstone
$1603
567 km or 353 mi Newcastle
$1798
591 km or 367 mi Rockhampton
$1390
660 km or 410 mi Dubbo
$1445
669 km or 416 mi Dee Why
$1970
675 km or 419 mi Kellyville
$1656
683 km or 424 mi Blacktown
$1581
683 km or 425 mi Sydney
$2294
684 km or 425 mi Parramatta
$1896
703 km or 437 mi Bathurst
$1558
715 km or 445 mi Orange
$1661
752 km or 468 mi Wollongong
$1554
827 km or 514 mi Goulburn
$1700
904 km or 562 mi Canberra
$1792
974 km or 605 mi Wagga Wagga
$1386
988 km or 614 mi Griffith
$1629
1182 km or 734 mi Townsville
$1224
1196 km or 743 mi Shepparton
$1442
1271 km or 789 mi Mildura
$1622
1294 km or 804 mi Bendigo
$1610
1299 km or 807 mi Traralgon
$1626
1337 km or 830 mi Sunbury
$1625
1338 km or 831 mi Pakenham
$1631
1342 km or 834 mi Berwick
$1562
1344 km or 835 mi Melbourne
$1968
1344 km or 835 mi South Yarra
$1589
1344 km or 835 mi Dandenong
$1498

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Distance City Cost of living
49 km or 30 mi Shaoxing
$745
69 km or 43 mi Huzhou
$720
79 km or 49 mi Jiaxing
$730
102 km or 63 mi Guangde
$657
105 km or 65 mi Yiwu
$696
121 km or 75 mi Ningguo
$651
125 km or 78 mi Suzhou
$921
129 km or 80 mi Yixing
$678
137 km or 85 mi Jinhua
$852
139 km or 87 mi Ningbo
$809
146 km or 90 mi Liyang
$666
147 km or 91 mi Wuxi
$861
148 km or 92 mi Kunshan
$699
156 km or 97 mi Xuancheng
$732
161 km or 100 mi Shanghai
$1413
161 km or 100 mi Taicang
$677
165 km or 102 mi Changshu
$689
170 km or 106 mi Pudong
$759
175 km or 109 mi Changzhou
$782
182 km or 113 mi Linhai
$675
185 km or 115 mi Zhangjiagang
$686
185 km or 115 mi Jiangyin
$681
188 km or 117 mi Zhoushan
$680
188 km or 117 mi Huangshan
$684
191 km or 118 mi Quzhou
$520
195 km or 121 mi Jingjiang
$665
202 km or 125 mi Lishui
$768
202 km or 126 mi Danyang
$669
205 km or 127 mi Nantong
$1047
206 km or 128 mi Haimen
$673
210 km or 131 mi Wuhu
$839
213 km or 132 mi Jurong
$664
214 km or 133 mi Taixing
$678
224 km or 139 mi Yangzhong
$649
224 km or 139 mi Qidong
$677
228 km or 142 mi Zhenjiang
$588
237 km or 147 mi Ma'anshan
$702
238 km or 148 mi Wenling
$688
240 km or 149 mi Rugao
$682
240 km or 149 mi Nanjing
$817