Ansan vs Houston - Cost of Living Comparison

Ansan Houston
🚶 Cost of living one person
$924
$2141
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2534
$5033
🏠 One person rent
$353
$1297
🏘️ Family rent
$720
$2145
🍽️ Food expenses
$408
$516
🚐 Transport expenses
$75.3
$194
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1785
$5183
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
19 km
16 km
🎓 Higher education
91
100
😀 Quality of life
76
93
🏙️ Population
653K
2.3M

The cost of living in Ansan is 57% less expensive than in Houston. Cities ranked 5826th and 438th ($924 vs $2141) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 60th and 340th in South Korea and the United States, respectively. Check South Korea vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months in Ansan compared to 2.4 months in Houston. Ansan ranked 9th best city to live in South Korea vs Houston ranked 6th in the United States, while ranked 842nd and 54th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Ansan vs Houston

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Ansan Houston
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.66
$14.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.1
$63.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.62
$8.97
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.23
$5.6
 Cappuccino
$3.6
$4.78
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.37
$2.29
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$368
$1344
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$270
$1043
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$795
$2617
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$595
$1701
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.6
$123
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$64.1
$191
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$21.6
$70.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.39%
4.97%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6363
$2987
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4264
$1725
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.16
$1.25
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$40.1
$40.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.14
$27
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.4
$0.94
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.98
$0.94
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.52
$2.93
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.19
$3.01
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.03
$3.84
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.74
$11.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.21
$8.82
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$22.6
$14.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.09
$4.44
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.59
$1.32
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.02
$3.26
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.79
$3.19
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.34
$2.11
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2
$2.18
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$1.49
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.47
$2.35
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.6
$12.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.39
$2.73
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.59
$7.93
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.03
$8.12
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.93
$4.83
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.48
$3.94
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.99
$1.97
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32
$39.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.07
$12.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$38.5
$95.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.04
$15.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.9
$47.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$74
$80
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$160
$1267
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$23930
$24330

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12 km or 7.5 mi Anyang
$1075
12 km or 7.5 mi Gunpo
$962
13 km or 8.2 mi Uiwang
$925
15 km or 9.1 mi Hwaseong
$1016
17 km or 11 mi Suwon
$1021
18 km or 11 mi Gwangmyeong
$954
19 km or 12 mi Gwacheon
$914
20 km or 12 mi Bucheon
$1151
22 km or 14 mi Incheon
$985
28 km or 17 mi Siheung
$966
30 km or 18 mi Osan
$936
31 km or 19 mi Seongnam
$1068
33 km or 20 mi Seoul
$1625
35 km or 22 mi Gimpo
$966
35 km or 22 mi Yongin
$1074
37 km or 23 mi Goyang
$1030
40 km or 25 mi Gwangju
$949
41 km or 26 mi Guri
$929
42 km or 26 mi Hanam
$925
44 km or 27 mi Pyeongtaek
$862
49 km or 31 mi Namyangju
$998
51 km or 31 mi Dangjin
$926
51 km or 32 mi Uijeongbu
$933
54 km or 33 mi Anseong
$932
55 km or 34 mi Yangju
$932
55 km or 34 mi Icheon
$953
57 km or 35 mi Paju
$961
65 km or 40 mi Cheonan
$1021
69 km or 43 mi Seosan
$855
69 km or 43 mi Dongducheon
$939
72 km or 45 mi Pocheon
$924
72 km or 45 mi Yeoju
$917
75 km or 47 mi Kaesong
$1466
97 km or 60 mi Cheongju
$867
97 km or 60 mi Wonju
$907
100 km or 62 mi Gongju
$949
101 km or 63 mi Chuncheon
$919
102 km or 63 mi Sejong
$950
106 km or 66 mi Chungju
$1046
109 km or 67 mi Asan
$950

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$2020
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$2028
25 km or 16 mi Missouri
$2024
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$2022
29 km or 18 mi Sugar Land
$1877
32 km or 20 mi Spring
$2311
33 km or 21 mi Friendswood
$2011
35 km or 22 mi La Porte
$2020
40 km or 25 mi Baytown
$1769
41 km or 25 mi League
$1915
42 km or 26 mi Alvin
$2025
47 km or 29 mi Rosenberg
$2006
48 km or 30 mi The Woodlands
$1945
59 km or 37 mi Texas City
$2014
62 km or 38 mi Conroe
$1813
76 km or 47 mi Galveston
$2066
81 km or 50 mi Lake Jackson
$2013
108 km or 67 mi Huntsville
$1965
126 km or 78 mi Beaumont
$1985
129 km or 80 mi College Station
$1663
138 km or 86 mi Bryan
$2013
140 km or 87 mi Port Arthur
$2010
186 km or 115 mi Lufkin
$2011
188 km or 117 mi Victoria
$1566
203 km or 126 mi Sulphur
$2011
215 km or 134 mi Lake Charles
$1802
217 km or 135 mi Nacogdoches
$1509
229 km or 142 mi Pflugerville
$2021
234 km or 145 mi Austin
$2672
236 km or 146 mi Round Rock
$2237
239 km or 149 mi Temple
$1883
242 km or 150 mi Kyle
$2015
242 km or 150 mi Georgetown
$2022
247 km or 153 mi San Marcos
$1762
249 km or 155 mi Cedar Park
$2024
250 km or 156 mi Seguin
$2021
254 km or 158 mi Leander
$2352
261 km or 162 mi Waco
$1778
262 km or 163 mi Harker Heights
$2007
264 km or 164 mi New Braunfels
$1735