Cost of living in Changsha

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Cost of living in Changsha

Chinese name:长沙


Living cost:Low

Province:Hunan province

Changsha located in Hunan province, south central China have a population of 7,431,800 and an area of 11,819-kilometer square. Compared to other cities, Changsha has a low cost of living in China.



Meal,inexpensive restaurant                     15.00RMB

Meal for two people,mid-range restaurant,3course        80.00RMB

Mcmeal at McDonalds                           28.00RMB

Imported beer (0.5 liters draught)                 15.00RMB

Domestic beer (1-pint draught)                5.00RMB

Coke/Pepsi (11.2 OZ small bottle)                   2.83RMB

Water(11.2 OZ small bottle)                       1.73RMB


Milk (regular) (1 litter)                       14.75RMB

Loaf of fresh white bread (500g)                   6.35RMB

Rice (white) (1kg)                             6.00RMB

Chicken breast (boneless) (1kg)                   30.00RMB

Apple (1kg)                                 14.50RMB

Tomato (1kg)                                5.67RMB

Potato (1kg)                                6.00RMB


One way ticket (local transport)                   2.00RMB

Monthly pass (regular price)                    100.00RMB

Taxi start (normal tariff)                       8.00RMB

Taxi 1 mile (normal tariff).                     2.00RMB 

Rent Per Month           

Apartment (1 bedroom) inside city center           1,650.00RMB

Apartment (1 bedroom) outside city center          1,200.00RMB

Apartment (3 bedroom) inside city center           3,250.00RMB

Apartment (3 bedroom) outside city center          3,333.00RMB

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