Hong Kong vs Tijuana - Cost of Living Comparison

Hong Kong Tijuana
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2822
$913
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$6540
$2398
🏠 One person rent
$1941
$410
🏘️ Family rent
$3792
$940
🍽️ Food expenses
$499
$278
🚐 Transport expenses
$230
$149
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3076
$770
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
19 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
100
28
😀 Quality of life
90
61
🏙️ Population
7.5M
1.96M

The cost of living in Hong Kong is 209% more expensive than in Tijuana. Cities ranked 51st and 5672nd ($2822 vs $913) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 4th in China and Mexico, respectively. Check China vs Mexico comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Hong Kong compared to 0.8 months in Tijuana. Hong Kong ranked 1st best city to live in China vs Tijuana ranked 3rd in Mexico, while ranked 91st and 5035th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Hong Kong vs Tijuana

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Hong Kong Tijuana
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$7.95
$9.73
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$58
$37
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.54
$5.38
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$7.63
$1.97
 Cappuccino
$5.48
$3.06
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.29
$0.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$2411
$547
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1655
$278
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$4764
$1147
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$3308
$753
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$106
$54.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$84.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$28.5
$23.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.4%
12.44%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$31776
$1553
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$20058
$899
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.27
$0.84
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$68.7
$43.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$11.6
$17.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$2.72
$1.1
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$3.11
$1.19
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.19
$1.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.99
$1.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$4.06
$1.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$25.5
$5.08
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
$4.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$22.9
$9.18
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.19
$1.84
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.23
$1.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.66
$1.02
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.98
$1.31
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.59
$1.06
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.58
$0.75
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.04
$0.49
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.26
$1.48
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$18.7
$9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.16
$1.16
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.87
$3.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.04
$5.54
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.95
$2.88
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.7
$1.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.77
$1.35
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$76.1
$36.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.6
$3.65
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$47.7
$44.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$35.7
$6.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$86
$44.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$83.6
$66.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$783
$123
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18213
$3578

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Cities near Hong Kong

Distance City Cost of living
5 km or 3.1 mi Kowloon
$2352
30 km or 19 mi Shenzhen
$1134
61 km or 38 mi Zhuhai
$675
64 km or 40 mi Macau
$1613
88 km or 55 mi Zhongshan
$663
95 km or 59 mi Dongguan
$787
96 km or 60 mi Huizhou
$763
116 km or 72 mi Jiangmen
$711
132 km or 82 mi Guangzhou
$995
132 km or 82 mi Shanwei
$710
137 km or 85 mi Foshan
$641
152 km or 94 mi Kaiping
$665
173 km or 107 mi Heyuan
$696
193 km or 120 mi Qingyuan
$733
195 km or 121 mi Zhaoqing
$707
229 km or 143 mi Yunfu
$763
231 km or 144 mi Yangjiang
$719
236 km or 147 mi Puning
$700
267 km or 166 mi Jieyang
$747
286 km or 178 mi Shaoguan
$688
287 km or 178 mi Shantou
$1051
297 km or 184 mi Chaozhou
$648
301 km or 187 mi Meizhou
$775
320 km or 199 mi Wuzhou
$727
333 km or 207 mi Lianzhou
$651
341 km or 212 mi Maoming
$537
343 km or 213 mi Gaozhou
$686
357 km or 222 mi Hezhou
$701
403 km or 250 mi Ganzhou
$792
406 km or 252 mi Zhanjiang
$667
408 km or 254 mi Chenzhou
$815
414 km or 257 mi Yulin
$753
427 km or 266 mi Longyan
$691
435 km or 270 mi Zhangzhou
$751
469 km or 292 mi Xiamen
$828
471 km or 292 mi Haikou
$608
475 km or 295 mi Guigang
$673
489 km or 304 mi Kinmen
$828
516 km or 320 mi Guilin
$539
529 km or 329 mi Laibin
$704

Cities near Tijuana

Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.5 mi Imperial Beach
$1939
11 km or 6.9 mi Chula Vista
$2696
15 km or 9.5 mi Las Delicias
$627
18 km or 11 mi National
$1939
21 km or 13 mi Rosarito Beach
$629
22 km or 14 mi Coronado
$1938
23 km or 15 mi Lemon Grove
$1945
24 km or 15 mi San Diego
$2797
27 km or 17 mi La Mesa
$2115
30 km or 19 mi El Cajon
$2038
38 km or 24 mi Santee
$1938
42 km or 26 mi La Jolla
$1946
48 km or 30 mi Poway
$1943
62 km or 38 mi Encinitas
$3096
66 km or 41 mi Escondido
$2829
69 km or 43 mi San Marcos
$1949
76 km or 47 mi Carlsbad
$2836
77 km or 48 mi Vista
$2327
81 km or 50 mi Oceanside
$2661
84 km or 52 mi Ensenada
$632
96 km or 59 mi Fallbrook
$1973
109 km or 67 mi Temecula
$2943
115 km or 72 mi San Clemente
$2454
117 km or 73 mi Murrieta
$2469
119 km or 74 mi French Valley
$1947
121 km or 75 mi Wildomar
$1942
122 km or 76 mi Dana Point
$1950
123 km or 77 mi San Juan Capistrano
$1946
128 km or 80 mi Laguna Niguel
$2819
128 km or 80 mi Menifee
$2200
131 km or 82 mi Laguna Beach
$1934
131 km or 82 mi Lake Elsinore
$1916
134 km or 83 mi Mission Viejo
$2087
135 km or 84 mi Rancho Santa Margarita
$2491
135 km or 84 mi Laguna Hills
$1934
135 km or 84 mi Hemet
$2225
138 km or 86 mi Aliso Viejo
$1980
138 km or 86 mi Lake Forest
$2334
139 km or 87 mi El Centro
$1725
140 km or 87 mi San Jacinto
$1952