Cost of Living in Xi'an

Summary about cost of living in Xi'an, China:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 19.00 ¥ 14.00-30.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 150.00 ¥ 90.00-200.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 35.00 ¥ 30.00-35.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 ¥ 5.00-5.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 20.00 ¥ 8.00-30.00
Cappuccino (regular) 31.00 ¥ 20.00-35.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.86 ¥ 2.00-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.07 ¥ 2.00-2.50
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 44.88 ¥ 34.07-56.78
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 8.62 ¥ 4.54-9.98
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.25 ¥ 1.81-3.40
Eggs (regular) (12) 14.00 ¥ 5.57-24.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 33.87 ¥ 19.96-45.36
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 12.85 ¥ 6.35-16.33
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 32.51 ¥ 12.70-54.43
Apples (1 lb) 4.31 ¥ 1.91-6.80
Banana (1 lb) 2.83 ¥ 1.36-3.63
Oranges (1 lb) 5.59 ¥ 2.72-6.80
Tomato (1 lb) 4.84 ¥ 3.18-6.80
Potato (1 lb) 2.72 ¥ 2.27-2.72
Onion (1 lb) 3.02 ¥ 2.27-3.63
Lettuce (1 head) 7.00 ¥ 4.00-8.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.88 ¥ 2.00-5.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 100.00 ¥ 45.00-150.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.00 ¥ 3.00-5.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.67 ¥ 6.00-12.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 21.50 ¥ 20.00-24.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 ¥ 1.00-3.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 110.00 ¥ 50.00-160.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 9.00 ¥ 8.00-10.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 ¥ 2.57-4.83
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 ¥ 30.00-50.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 27.84 ¥ 23.85-34.07
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 125,000.00 ¥ 120,000.00-130,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 146,666.67 ¥ 130,000.00-150,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 379.38 ¥ 250.00-510.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.25 ¥ 0.10-0.40
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 100.00 ¥ 80.00-140.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 160.24 ¥ 80.00-208.33
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 74.83 ¥ 39.00-100.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 35.00 ¥ 34.00-50.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,471.43 ¥ 1,800.00-3,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 67,000.00 ¥ 42,000.00-120,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 353.75 ¥ 200.00-430.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 297.38 ¥ 150.00-500.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 543.75 ¥ 350.00-800.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 535.71 ¥ 355.00-800.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,962.50 ¥ 1,800.00-2,500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,277.78 ¥ 1,000.00-1,600.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,785.71 ¥ 2,500.00-5,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,471.43 ¥ 1,500.00-3,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,745.60 ¥ 1,393.53-2,043.85
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,129.02 ¥ 743.22-1,300.63
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,087.88 ¥
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.10 4.80-9.00

Prices in Xi'an

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Last update: November 2020
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1 Comments so far
Tariq Mohiuddin on Apr 01, 2017:
Can I live in Xian with salary of 7000 RMB inclusive all?