Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Hwaseong - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiHwaseong
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$1013
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$2640
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$408
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$727
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$429
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$84.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$2046
🏙️ Population
1M
655k

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 72% more expensive than in Hwaseong. Cities ranked 1730th and 5363rd ($1741 vs $1013) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 21st in the United Arab Emirates and South Korea, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs South Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 2 months in Hwaseong. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Hwaseong ranked 11th in South Korea, while ranked 257th and 393rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Hwaseong

Abu DhabiHwaseong
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$5.71
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$28.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$5.12
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$2.98
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$3.6
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$1.37
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$402
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$292
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$792
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$546
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$71
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$108
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$22.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
3.42%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$5714
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$3412
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$1.13
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$40.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$11.2
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$1.33
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$2.04
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$2.38
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$3.35
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$2.62
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$14.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$10.4
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$21.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$5.34
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$3.6
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$4.31
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$4.58
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$3.2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$2.43
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.69
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$2.44
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$14.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$1.94
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$3.59
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$5.1
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$5.35
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$2.8
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$2
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$47.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$8.84
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$23
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$9.84
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$61.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$81
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$355
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$20656

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$1381
129 km or 80 miDubai
$1836
142 km or 88 miSharjah
$1224
143 km or 89 miAl Ain
$1450
152 km or 94 miAjman
$1537
170 km or 105 miUmm al-Quwain
$1162
211 km or 131 miFujairah
$1299
237 km or 147 miRas al-Khaimah
$1419
300 km or 187 miDoha
$1804
318 km or 198 miAl Khor
$1668
356 km or 221 miBandar Abbas
$453
365 km or 227 miNizwa
$787
395 km or 246 miSeeb
$1106
425 km or 264 miRiffa
$1077
427 km or 265 miManama
$1284
428 km or 266 miIsa Town
$1141
439 km or 273 miMuscat
$1034
454 km or 282 miJahrom
$442
468 km or 291 miDhahran
$840
481 km or 299 miDammam
$955
486 km or 302 miAl-Mubarraz
$901
501 km or 311 miFasa
$441
514 km or 320 miQatif
$651
548 km or 341 miJubail
$888
568 km or 353 miSirjan
$445
575 km or 357 miJiroft
$440
599 km or 372 miShiraz
$420
610 km or 379 miBushehr
$412
617 km or 384 miBorazjan
$441
620 km or 385 miMarvdasht
$443
632 km or 392 miKazerun
$441
637 km or 396 miChabahar
$440
649 km or 404 miBam
$442
678 km or 421 miRafsanjan
$441
698 km or 434 miKerman
$429
701 km or 435 miIranshahr
$374
741 km or 460 miYasuj
$569
775 km or 481 miRiyadh
$942
790 km or 491 miAl Wafrah
$1074
792 km or 492 miBehbahan
$442

Cities near Hwaseong

DistanceCityCost of living
15 km or 9.1 miAnsan
$802
24 km or 15 miSuwon
$1027
24 km or 15 miUiwang
$946
25 km or 15 miGunpo
$978
26 km or 16 miAnyang
$1204
28 km or 17 miOsan
$956
31 km or 19 miIncheon
$1082
32 km or 20 miGwangmyeong
$973
32 km or 20 miGwacheon
$938
33 km or 21 miBucheon
$1303
36 km or 22 miDangjin
$948
37 km or 23 miPyeongtaek
$976
39 km or 24 miYongin
$1047
39 km or 24 miSiheung
$989
42 km or 26 miSeongnam
$1112
47 km or 29 miGimpo
$978
47 km or 29 miSeoul
$1411
49 km or 31 miGwangju
$971
50 km or 31 miAnseong
$954
51 km or 32 miGoyang
$1050
54 km or 34 miSeosan
$926
55 km or 34 miHanam
$945
55 km or 34 miGuri
$953
56 km or 35 miCheonan
$1045
60 km or 38 miIcheon
$1167
63 km or 39 miNamyangju
$1009
66 km or 41 miUijeongbu
$1021
70 km or 43 miYangju
$958
71 km or 44 miPaju
$984
78 km or 48 miYeoju
$939
84 km or 52 miDongducheon
$957
86 km or 54 miPocheon
$946
87 km or 54 miKaesong
$1474
89 km or 55 miGongju
$1001
90 km or 56 miCheongju
$1104
92 km or 57 miSejong
$971
95 km or 59 miAsan
$975
97 km or 60 miBoryeong
$1001
103 km or 64 miWonju
$1065
106 km or 66 miChungju
$927