Busan vs Hengyang - Cost of Living Comparison

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Busan Hengyang
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1031
$537
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2868
$1430
🏠 One person rent
$380
$211
🏘️ Family rent
$856
$353
🍽️ Food expenses
$420
$189
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$79.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2478
$756
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
46 km
🎓 Higher education
73
44
😀 Quality of life
90
47
🏙️ Population
3.45M
6.65M

The cost of living in Busan is 92% more expensive than in Hengyang. Cities ranked 5144th and 8249th ($1031 vs $537) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 59th and 512th in South Korea and China, respectively. Check South Korea vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.4 months in Busan compared to 1.4 months in Hengyang. Busan ranked 3rd best city to live in South Korea vs Hengyang ranked 114th in China, while ranked 108th and 6423rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Busan vs Hengyang

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Busan Hengyang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.71
$2.47
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$27.7
$8.07
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.29
$2.53
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.99
$1.4
 Cappuccino
$3.67
$3.67
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.36
$0.44
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$368
$249
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$248
$163
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$875
$752
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$657
$201
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$88.2
$17
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$135
$26.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19.3
$14.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.49%
4.35%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$8506
$3568
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$7564
$3310
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.01
$0.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$44.9
$27.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$11.2
$3.47
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.24
$0.85
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.93
$1.41
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.86
$1.4
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.19
$1.42
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.14
$1.68
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.6
$1.97
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.52
$3.83
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$30
$12.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.62
$1.43
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.97
$1.28
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.84
$1.55
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.44
$1.68
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.27
$0.95
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.21
$1.18
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.64
$0.36
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.11
$0.99
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.6
$8.01
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.73
$0.56
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.36
$2.28
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.73
$3.25
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.06
$5.48
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.69
$0.71
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.39
$1.68
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.9
$22.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.96
$4.97
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$25.1
$25.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.75
$5.33
👖 Brand Jeans
$70.1
$59.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$68.9
$25.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$530
$364
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14047
$10690

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Distance City Cost of living
21 km or 13 mi Gimhae
$931
27 km or 16 mi Yangsan
$994
40 km or 25 mi Changwon
$1112
46 km or 28 mi Masan
$1029
50 km or 31 mi Geoje
$925
51 km or 32 mi Miryang
$1008
56 km or 35 mi Ulsan
$1151
63 km or 39 mi Tongyeong
$948
64 km or 40 mi Sacheon
$972
81 km or 50 mi Tsushima Island
$921
84 km or 52 mi Gyeongsan
$1053
85 km or 53 mi Gyeongju
$1358
87 km or 54 mi Jinju
$884
94 km or 58 mi Daegu
$1108
98 km or 61 mi Yeongcheon
$1047
102 km or 64 mi Tsushima
$922
108 km or 67 mi Pohang
$1047
123 km or 77 mi Gwangyang
$1043
131 km or 82 mi Yeosu
$1120
138 km or 86 mi Gumi
$1060
141 km or 88 mi Gimcheon
$1082
142 km or 88 mi Suncheon
$1060
154 km or 96 mi Namwon
$999
162 km or 101 mi Iki
$937
165 km or 103 mi Andong
$880
166 km or 103 mi Sangju
$1062
183 km or 113 mi Mungyeong
$1034
189 km or 118 mi Jeonju
$823
193 km or 120 mi Gwangju
$1150
195 km or 121 mi Yeongju
$1002
198 km or 123 mi Hirado
$937
199 km or 124 mi Munakata
$946
199 km or 124 mi Fukutsu
$961
200 km or 124 mi Okagaki
$929
201 km or 125 mi Koga
$971
201 km or 125 mi Shingu
$976
202 km or 125 mi Itoshima
$972
202 km or 126 mi Karatsu
$949
204 km or 127 mi Daejeon
$952
205 km or 127 mi Jeongeup
$990

Cities near Hengyang

Distance City Cost of living
110 km or 68 mi Loudi
$577
110 km or 68 mi Yongzhou
$592
110 km or 69 mi Xiangtan
$583
117 km or 73 mi Shaoyang
$588
119 km or 74 mi Zhuzhou
$593
124 km or 77 mi Liling
$574
127 km or 79 mi Lianyuan
$560
130 km or 81 mi Chenzhou
$759
144 km or 90 mi Lengshuijiang
$543
149 km or 93 mi Pingxiang
$579
150 km or 93 mi Changsha
$540
158 km or 98 mi Ningxiang
$564
189 km or 118 mi Yiyang
$582
204 km or 127 mi Yichun
$594
236 km or 146 mi Lianzhou
$784
238 km or 148 mi Ji'an
$629
252 km or 156 mi Xinyu
$593
254 km or 158 mi Shaoguan
$873
254 km or 158 mi Changde
$584
262 km or 163 mi Hongjiang
$555
262 km or 163 mi Ganzhou
$831
270 km or 168 mi Huaihua
$593
280 km or 174 mi Yueyang
$612
293 km or 182 mi Guilin
$537
295 km or 183 mi Hezhou
$796
299 km or 186 mi Linxiang
$586
312 km or 194 mi Jinshi
$564
315 km or 195 mi Shishou
$579
322 km or 200 mi Zhangjiajie
$592
323 km or 200 mi Jishou
$561
336 km or 209 mi Honghu
$608
348 km or 216 mi Chibi
$602
348 km or 216 mi Tongren
$596
360 km or 224 mi Qingyuan
$790
368 km or 229 mi Xianning
$655
373 km or 232 mi Songzi
$585
381 km or 237 mi Nanchang
$547
383 km or 238 mi Jingzhou
$619
391 km or 243 mi Fuzhou
$633
396 km or 246 mi Xiantao
$592