Tianjin vs Tijuana - Cost of Living Comparison

Tianjin Tijuana
🚶 Cost of living one person
$778
$913
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2271
$2398
🏠 One person rent
$340
$410
🏘️ Family rent
$788
$940
🍽️ Food expenses
$252
$278
🚐 Transport expenses
$77.7
$149
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$876
$770
😷 Air quality
Bad
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
91
28
😀 Quality of life
72
61
🏙️ Population
13.9M
1.96M

The cost of living in Tianjin is 15% less expensive than in Tijuana. Cities ranked 6136th and 5672nd ($778 vs $913) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 39th 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 Tianjin compared to 0.8 months in Tijuana. Tianjin ranked 11th best city to live in China vs Tijuana ranked 3rd in Mexico, while ranked 1706th and 5035th among best cities to live in the world.

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Tianjin Tijuana
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.49
$9.73
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$29.5
$37
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.61
$5.38
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.49
$1.97
 Cappuccino
$3.21
$3.06
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.49
$0.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$359
$547
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$259
$278
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1132
$1147
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$595
$753
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$49
$54.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$74.5
$84.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$11.6
$23.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.54%
12.44%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5793
$1553
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3981
$899
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.44
$0.84
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$16.3
$43.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.42
$17.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.24
$1.1
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.89
$1.19
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.55
$1.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
$1.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.3
$1.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.3
$5.08
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.05
$4.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.5
$9.18
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.25
$1.84
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.43
$1.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.4
$1.02
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.13
$1.31
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.77
$1.06
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.77
$0.75
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.46
$0.49
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.06
$1.48
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$14.8
$9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.1
$1.16
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.02
$3.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.36
$5.54
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.09
$2.88
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.07
$1.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.88
$1.35
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44.4
$36.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.41
$3.65
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$76.6
$44.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.98
$6.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$59
$44.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$84.1
$66.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$586
$123
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9729
$3578

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$709
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$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

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Distance City Cost of living
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$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