Cost of living comparison between San Jose, California, United States and Zhengzhou, China

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These prices were last updated on October 20, 2016. Exchange rate: 6.737 CNY / USD

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Cost of living in San Jose, California (United States) is 96% more expensive than in Zhengzhou (China)

For example, you would need at least 元31,805 ($4,721) in San Jose, California to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 元16,250 in Zhengzhou.

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