Hefei vs Zhengzhou - Cost of Living Comparison

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Hefei Zhengzhou
🚶 Cost of living one person
$647
$495
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1600
$1339
🏠 One person rent
$251
$192
🏘️ Family rent
$384
$412
🍽️ Food expenses
$226
$181
🚐 Transport expenses
$71.9
$54.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$927
$610
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
32 km
14 km
🎓 Higher education
92
78
😀 Quality of life
54
68
🏙️ Population
9.37M
12.6M

The cost of living in Hefei is 31% more expensive than in Zhengzhou. Cities ranked 7044th and 8475th ($647 vs $495) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 151st and 530th in China.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.4 months in Hefei compared to 1.2 months in Zhengzhou. Ranked 48th vs 22nd best cities to live in China, and 6001st vs 3669th among the best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Hefei vs Zhengzhou

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Hefei Zhengzhou
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.09
$2.04
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.4
$16.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.67
$4.12
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.85
$0.74
 Cappuccino
$3.19
$2.42
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.41
$0.4
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$239
$217
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$199
$134
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$462
$482
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$290
$322
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$28.8
$32.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.8
$50.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$14.8
$7.96
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.85%
4.88%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3992
$2695
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2229
$1464
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.41
$0.14
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.3
$6.07
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.52
$3.62
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.09
$1.17
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.8
$1.65
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.39
$1.62
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.99
$0.83
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.68
$1.06
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.42
$13.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.85
$2.14
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.5
$11.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.41
$1.11
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$0.99
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$0.78
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.02
$0.79
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.61
$0.5
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.37
$0.55
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.52
$0.41
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
$1.03
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.4
$13.7
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.01
$0.91
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.2
$2.34
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.59
$2.03
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.71
$3.27
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.92
$0.92
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.62
$1.05
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$102
$44.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.48
$5.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$42.1
$14.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.47
$4.37
👖 Brand Jeans
$64
$44.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$76.7
$75.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$240
$190
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$7489
$4749

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Distance City Cost of living
48 km or 30 mi Chaohu
$665
73 km or 45 mi Huainan
$633
74 km or 46 mi Lu'an
$672
95 km or 59 mi Tongcheng
$662
103 km or 64 mi Ma'anshan
$730
113 km or 70 mi Tongling
$702
118 km or 73 mi Wuhu
$885
119 km or 74 mi Bengbu
$518
122 km or 76 mi Mingguang
$612
135 km or 84 mi Chizhou
$691
142 km or 88 mi Nanjing
$736
152 km or 94 mi Qianshan
$642
153 km or 95 mi Anqing
$657
173 km or 107 mi Xuancheng
$722
178 km or 110 mi Jurong
$642
180 km or 112 mi Fuyang
$694
183 km or 114 mi Yizheng
$607
186 km or 116 mi Tianchang
$630
199 km or 124 mi Suzhou
$640
209 km or 130 mi Zhenjiang
$540
211 km or 131 mi Yangzhou
$620
213 km or 132 mi Ningguo
$693
214 km or 133 mi Liyang
$695
217 km or 135 mi Danyang
$625
227 km or 141 mi Macheng
$628
228 km or 141 mi Gaoyou
$635
229 km or 142 mi Guangde
$706
237 km or 147 mi Huaibei
$635
238 km or 148 mi Jieshou
$611
242 km or 151 mi Yangzhong
$612
243 km or 151 mi Yongcheng
$636
247 km or 153 mi Yixing
$719
248 km or 154 mi Suqian
$633
251 km or 156 mi Huai'an
$646
254 km or 158 mi Changzhou
$721
256 km or 159 mi Taizhou
$619
259 km or 161 mi Huangshan
$673
260 km or 162 mi Taixing
$665
267 km or 166 mi Xuzhou
$624
268 km or 167 mi Xinghua
$687

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Distance City Cost of living
25 km or 15 mi Xingyang
$528
35 km or 22 mi Xinmi
$544
40 km or 25 mi Xinzheng
$556
60 km or 37 mi Changge
$570
62 km or 38 mi Gongyi
$572
62 km or 39 mi Kaifeng
$619
64 km or 40 mi Xinxiang
$563
66 km or 41 mi Jiaozuo
$566
66 km or 41 mi Dengfeng
$572
69 km or 43 mi Yuzhou
$579
77 km or 48 mi Qinyang
$563
80 km or 50 mi Huixian
$560
81 km or 50 mi Yanshi
$587
81 km or 51 mi Weihui
$571
82 km or 51 mi Xuchang
$600
82 km or 51 mi Mengzhou
$575
99 km or 61 mi Ruzhou
$590
105 km or 65 mi Jiyuan
$585
111 km or 69 mi Changyuan
$780
111 km or 69 mi Jincheng
$600
113 km or 70 mi Luoyang
$617
118 km or 73 mi Pingdingshan
$607
125 km or 78 mi Hebi
$571
134 km or 83 mi Luohe
$548
134 km or 83 mi Gaoping
$606
147 km or 91 mi Linzhou
$566
154 km or 96 mi Zhoukou
$570
162 km or 101 mi Anyang
$490
162 km or 101 mi Wugang
$578
168 km or 104 mi Puyang
$706
169 km or 105 mi Changzhi
$738
170 km or 106 mi Heze
$1401
185 km or 115 mi Xiangcheng
$576
185 km or 115 mi Shangqiu
$746
200 km or 124 mi Zhumadian
$646
220 km or 137 mi Handan
$576
221 km or 137 mi Nanyang
$596
221 km or 138 mi Wu'an
$565
225 km or 140 mi Sanmenxia
$600
228 km or 142 mi Jieshou
$611