Albuquerque vs Kaohsiung - Cost of Living Comparison

Albuquerque Kaohsiung
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1833
$911
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4390
$2466
🏠 One person rent
$1081
$323
🏘️ Family rent
$1949
$668
🍽️ Food expenses
$489
$374
🚐 Transport expenses
$116
$108
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$5123
$1267
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
9 km
7 km
🎓 Higher education
27
82
😀 Quality of life
81
85
🏙️ Population
565K
2.73M

The cost of living in Albuquerque is 101% more expensive than in Kaohsiung. Cities ranked 2080th and 5868th ($1833 vs $911) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1882nd and 7th in the United States and Taiwan, respectively. Check the United States vs Taiwan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.8 months in Albuquerque compared to 1.4 months in Kaohsiung. Albuquerque ranked 75th best city to live in the United States vs Kaohsiung ranked 4th in Taiwan, while ranked 319th and 235th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Albuquerque vs Kaohsiung

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Albuquerque Kaohsiung
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.7
$3.43
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$55.3
$24.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.27
$4.49
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.45
$2.91
 Cappuccino
$4.74
$3.48
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.06
$1.08
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1119
$341
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$858
$224
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2044
$789
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1643
$508
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$103
$53.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$158
$81.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$67.2
$21.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.66%
2.29%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5060
$4248
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3275
$2106
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.99
$0.68
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$37.5
$35.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$25.5
$9.24
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.92
$1.06
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.95
$2.93
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.39
$1.79
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.55
$1.93
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.95
$2.75
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.4
$15.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.99
$6.94
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.1
$18
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.92
$4.19
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.31
$1.81
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.92
$2.49
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.19
$3.62
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.98
$3.3
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.88
$2.41
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.32
$0.85
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.16
$1.51
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.9
$12.7
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.43
$1.62
🚬 Cigarette pack
$9.08
$3.82
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.16
$12.7
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.72
$5.2
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.89
$2.12
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.59
$2.3
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$39.1
$34.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.7
$9.33
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$110
$57.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$14.4
$8.79
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.5
$63
👟 Brand Sneakers
$95.2
$77.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$875
$286
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13552
$8834

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254 km or 158 mi Alamogordo
$1430
272 km or 169 mi Roswell
$2014
311 km or 193 mi Las Cruces
$1229
321 km or 200 mi Clovis
$1569
373 km or 232 mi Carlsbad
$1684
374 km or 232 mi El Paso
$1413
376 km or 233 mi Ciudad Juarez
$777
388 km or 241 mi Socorro
$2013
393 km or 244 mi Pueblo
$1968
418 km or 259 mi Hobbs
$2017
433 km or 269 mi Fountain
$2021
434 km or 270 mi Amarillo
$1364
437 km or 272 mi Security-Widefield
$2010
447 km or 278 mi Colorado Springs
$1961
456 km or 283 mi Flagstaff
$2235
460 km or 286 mi Plainview
$2009
467 km or 290 mi Lubbock
$1548
472 km or 293 mi Grand Junction
$1728
491 km or 305 mi Apache Junction
$2018
496 km or 308 mi Florence
$2015
498 km or 310 mi Castle Rock
$2011
498 km or 310 mi Fountain Hills
$2020
502 km or 312 mi Agua Prieta
$690
502 km or 312 mi Oro Valley
$2017
505 km or 314 mi Queen Creek
$1900
510 km or 317 mi Casas Adobes
$2023
512 km or 318 mi Tucson
$1555
513 km or 319 mi Highlands Ranch
$2516
514 km or 320 mi Gilbert
$2373
515 km or 320 mi Mesa
$2315
516 km or 320 mi Marana
$2024
516 km or 321 mi Parker
$2014
520 km or 323 mi Littleton
$1955
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Distance City Cost of living
42 km or 26 mi Tainan
$890
88 km or 55 mi Taitung
$1012
97 km or 60 mi Chiayi
$851
124 km or 77 mi Douliu
$809
150 km or 93 mi Nantou
$808
163 km or 101 mi Changhua
$828
175 km or 108 mi Taichung
$970
224 km or 139 mi Miaoli
$705
253 km or 157 mi Hsinchu
$813
257 km or 160 mi Zhubei
$938
265 km or 165 mi Taoyuan
$849
280 km or 174 mi Yilan
$885
285 km or 177 mi Kinmen
$812
291 km or 181 mi New Taipei
$1076
298 km or 185 mi Taipei
$1260
301 km or 187 mi Jinjiang
$699
307 km or 191 mi Xiamen
$831
309 km or 192 mi Quanzhou
$783
315 km or 196 mi Keelung
$935
340 km or 211 mi Putian
$717
341 km or 212 mi Zhangzhou
$744
379 km or 235 mi Shantou
$1049
393 km or 244 mi Chaozhou
$661
398 km or 247 mi Fuzhou
$725
416 km or 258 mi Jieyang
$760
430 km or 267 mi Puning
$702
432 km or 268 mi Longyan
$689
437 km or 271 mi Ishigaki
$1047
457 km or 284 mi Ningde
$714
466 km or 289 mi Meizhou
$732
487 km or 302 mi Sanming
$711
497 km or 309 mi Nanping
$713
510 km or 317 mi Shanwei
$709
562 km or 349 mi Miyakojima
$1048
575 km or 357 mi Rui'an
$686
575 km or 357 mi Tuguegarao
$531
587 km or 365 mi Heyuan
$692
600 km or 373 mi Wenzhou
$849
605 km or 376 mi Huizhou
$757
616 km or 382 mi Wuyishan
$646