living cost in Nantong

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living cost in Nantong

Chinese name:南通市

Population     : 7,282,835

Living cost      : Average

Province         : Jiangsu

Nantong is in the central part of Jiangsu province with a population of 7, 282, 835, the city is situated on the north bank of the Yangtze River, near the River Mouth. Nantong Enjoys a subtropical and warm temperate monsoon climate, the city has relatively moderate and favorable weather with enough sunshine and abundant rainfall.


Meal, inexpensive restaurant                                            20.00RMB

Meal for two people, mid-range restaurant, 3 course                              150.00RMB

Mcmeal at McDonalds                                                                                        30.00 RMB

Imported beer (0.33 liters draught)20.00RMB

Domestic beer (0.5 litters draught)                          7.00RMB

Coke/Pepsi 0.5 bottle)                                     3.00RMB

Water (0.33 liter small bottle)                                                                     1.80RMB


Milk (regular) (1 lite)          15.67RMB

Loaf of fresh white bread (500g)                                                                              10.00RMB

Rice (white) (1kg)6.66 RMB

Chicken breast (boneless) (1kg)24.00RMB

Apple (1kg)                                                                                                             12.00RMB

Tomato (1kg)                                                                                                                8.50RMB

Potato (1kg)                                                                                                             5.00RMB


One way ticket (local transport)                                                                            1.50RMB

Monthly pass (regular price)                                                                                  80.00RMB

Taxi start (normal tariff)                                                                                          10.00RMB

Taxi 1 mile (normal tariff).                                                            2.50RMB

Rent Per Month          

Apartment (1 bedroom) inside city center                                                3,500.00RMB

Apartment (1 bedroom) outside city center                                            2,000.00RMB

Apartment (3 bedroom) inside city center                                                5,000.00RMB

Apartment (3 bedroom) outside city center                                            3,000.00 RMB

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