Cost of living in Midland, Texas (United States) is 104% more expensive than in Zhengzhou (China)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 192 prices entered by 32 different people.
For example, you would need at least 24,538元 ($3,541) in Midland, Texas to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 12,000元 in Zhengzhou.