Almaty vs Himeji - Cost of Living Comparison

Almaty Himeji
🚶 Cost of living one person
$775
$1213
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1767
$3989
🏠 One person rent
$434
$517
🏘️ Family rent
$722
$1792
🍽️ Food expenses
$221
$439
🚐 Transport expenses
$44.8
$178
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$534
$2517
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
53 km
🎓 Higher education
50
61
😀 Quality of life
64
75
🏙️ Population
1.92M
528K

The cost of living in Almaty is 36% less expensive than in Himeji. Cities ranked 6284th and 4131st ($775 vs $1213) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 16th in Kazakhstan and Japan, respectively. Check Kazakhstan vs Japan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Almaty compared to 2.1 months in Himeji. Almaty ranked 2nd best city to live in Kazakhstan vs Himeji ranked 252nd in Japan, while ranked 4680th and 1045th among best cities to live in the world.

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Almaty Himeji
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.39
$6.66
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.7
$38.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.89
$4.93
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.1
$3.23
 Cappuccino
$2.42
$3.38
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.78
$0.98
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$521
$595
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$361
$368
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$967
$3174
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$587
$1267
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.2
$73.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$48.3
$114
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$10.4
$29.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
14.21%
2.9%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1594
$3491
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1085
$2418
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.17
$4.58
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.7
$85.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$5.12
$31.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.43
$1.06
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.99
$2.02
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.36
$1.81
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.76
$2.97
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.48
$1.63
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.56
$15.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.16
$9.2
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.87
$18.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$6.32
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.78
$2.34
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.91
$3.83
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$6.42
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.53
$4.17
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$2.28
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.55
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
$1.72
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.68
$7.43
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.7
$2
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.21
$3.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.54
$11
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$1.96
$3.8
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.2
$0.77
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.98
$1.52
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$40.9
$30.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.13
$13.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13
$22.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.19
$6.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$62.2
$46.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$87.9
$51.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$194
$608
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5538
$15308

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Distance City Cost of living
23 km or 14 mi Kaskelen
$478
68 km or 42 mi Cholpon-Ata
$437
72 km or 45 mi Kapchagay
$478
139 km or 86 mi Tokmok
$382
171 km or 107 mi Kant
$436
194 km or 121 mi Bishkek
$535
215 km or 134 mi Naryn
$436
229 km or 142 mi Taldiqorgan
$522
357 km or 222 mi Toktogul
$414
360 km or 224 mi Aksu
$670
363 km or 226 mi Yining
$662
389 km or 242 mi Talas
$436
398 km or 247 mi Artux
$648
413 km or 256 mi Jalal-Abad
$415
427 km or 265 mi Balkhash
$466
429 km or 267 mi Kashgar
$663
451 km or 280 mi Taraz
$453
452 km or 281 mi Bole
$647
455 km or 283 mi Osh
$392
471 km or 293 mi Andijan
$571
472 km or 293 mi Aral
$640
499 km or 310 mi Namangan
$418
529 km or 329 mi Margilan
$428
530 km or 329 mi Fergana
$349
605 km or 376 mi Shymkent
$541
631 km or 392 mi Konibodom
$538
633 km or 393 mi Chirchiq
$501
633 km or 393 mi Tacheng
$640
637 km or 396 mi Wusu
$651
655 km or 407 mi Kuytun
$642
664 km or 413 mi Tashkent
$701
670 km or 417 mi Istiklol
$536
679 km or 422 mi Kentau
$500
683 km or 424 mi Ghafurov
$539
684 km or 425 mi Karamay
$720
685 km or 425 mi Buston
$526
688 km or 427 mi Khujand
$625
701 km or 435 mi Turkistan
$470
731 km or 454 mi Hotan
$652
742 km or 461 mi Shihezi
$816

Cities near Himeji

Distance City Cost of living
9.8 km or 6.1 mi Taishi
$1049
11 km or 7 mi Takasago
$1048
13 km or 8.3 mi Tatsuno
$1053
16 km or 9.9 mi Kakogawa
$1092
19 km or 12 mi Kasai
$1046
20 km or 12 mi Aioi
$1045
20 km or 13 mi Harima
$1050
22 km or 14 mi Inami
$1045
23 km or 14 mi Ono
$1044
24 km or 15 mi Shiso
$1049
28 km or 17 mi Ako
$1046
28 km or 17 mi Miki
$1051
29 km or 18 mi Kato
$1045
33 km or 20 mi Nishiwaki
$1044
35 km or 21 mi Akashi
$1105
46 km or 29 mi Bizen
$1049
48 km or 30 mi Awaji
$999
48 km or 30 mi Kobe
$1322
50 km or 31 mi Sanda
$1052
51 km or 32 mi Tanba
$1050
53 km or 33 mi Mimasaka
$1048
56 km or 35 mi Sumoto
$1048
57 km or 35 mi Setouchi
$1048
57 km or 35 mi Tamba-Sasayama
$1047
57 km or 36 mi Ashiya
$1048
59 km or 36 mi Asago
$1045
59 km or 36 mi Minamiawaji
$1050
60 km or 37 mi Nishinomiya
$1201
61 km or 38 mi Akaiwa
$1047
62 km or 38 mi Takarazuka
$1083
64 km or 40 mi Inagawa
$1045
66 km or 41 mi Yabu
$1045
66 km or 41 mi Itami
$1075
66 km or 41 mi Amagasaki
$1217
67 km or 42 mi Fukuchiyama
$1048
67 km or 42 mi Kawanishi
$1059
68 km or 43 mi Ikeda
$1050
69 km or 43 mi Tsuyama
$1049
70 km or 44 mi Higashikagawa
$1048
72 km or 45 mi Toyonaka
$1082