Gold Coast vs Tianjin - Cost of Living Comparison

Gold Coast Tianjin
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1776
$778
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4282
$2271
🏠 One person rent
$1000
$340
🏘️ Family rent
$1679
$788
🍽️ Food expenses
$477
$252
🚐 Transport expenses
$165
$77.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3864
$876
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
20 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
48
91
😀 Quality of life
90
72
🏙️ Population
638K
13.9M

The cost of living in Gold Coast is 128% more expensive than in Tianjin. Cities ranked 2046th and 6136th ($1776 vs $778) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 14th and 39th 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 1.1 months in Tianjin. Gold Coast ranked 6th best city to live in Australia vs Tianjin ranked 11th in China, while ranked 104th and 1706th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gold Coast vs Tianjin

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Gold Coast Tianjin
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$13.9
$4.49
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$62.6
$29.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.81
$5.61
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.59
$1.49
 Cappuccino
$3.43
$3.21
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.49
$0.49
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1207
$359
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$780
$259
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2335
$1132
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1293
$595
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.5
$49
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$125
$74.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$52.3
$11.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.69%
5.54%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$9231
$5793
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6718
$3981
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.43
$0.44
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$111
$16.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.2
$4.42
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.39
$1.24
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.05
$1.89
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.26
$1.55
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.93
$0.9
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.97
$1.3
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.81
$15.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.02
$3.05
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.6
$11.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.93
$1.25
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.46
$1.43
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.51
$1.4
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.85
$1.13
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.04
$0.77
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$0.77
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.29
$0.46
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.57
$1.06
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.5
$14.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.47
$1.1
🚬 Cigarette pack
$23.6
$3.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.18
$5.36
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.06
$4.09
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.53
$1.07
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.13
$1.88
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$49
$44.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.5
$7.41
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$45.2
$76.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.4
$3.98
👖 Brand Jeans
$74.7
$59
👟 Brand Sneakers
$107
$84.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1465
$586
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18118
$9729

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$1627
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77 km or 48 mi Ipswich
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114 km or 71 mi Caboolture
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$1630
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
46 km or 29 mi Binhai
$709
60 km or 37 mi Langfang
$726
71 km or 44 mi Bazhou
$661
87 km or 54 mi Huanghua
$659
93 km or 58 mi Sanhe
$665
99 km or 61 mi Cangzhou
$758
99 km or 62 mi Tangshan
$767
107 km or 67 mi Renqiu
$670
109 km or 68 mi Beijing
$1281
111 km or 69 mi Zhuozhou
$651
117 km or 73 mi Gaobeidian
$663
124 km or 77 mi Hejian
$669
131 km or 82 mi Botou
$660
133 km or 82 mi Zunhua
$667
144 km or 90 mi Luanzhou
$658
152 km or 94 mi Baoding
$512
157 km or 98 mi Laoling
$665
160 km or 99 mi Qian'an
$666
182 km or 113 mi Anguo
$651
192 km or 119 mi Shenzhou
$662
204 km or 127 mi Dezhou
$744
205 km or 127 mi Dingzhou
$680
205 km or 128 mi Hengshui
$814
209 km or 130 mi Binzhou
$661
212 km or 132 mi Chengde
$697
218 km or 136 mi Dongying
$676
219 km or 136 mi Xinji
$662
223 km or 138 mi Qinhuangdao
$755
225 km or 140 mi Jinzhou
$659
228 km or 142 mi Jizhou
$649
237 km or 147 mi Xinle
$657
241 km or 150 mi Gaocheng
$668
242 km or 150 mi Pingquan
$653
251 km or 156 mi Yucheng
$659
255 km or 158 mi Nangong
$658
258 km or 161 mi Zouping
$667
265 km or 164 mi Shijiazhuang
$576
271 km or 168 mi Zhangjiakou
$748
273 km or 170 mi Zibo
$549
276 km or 172 mi Jinan
$617