Changhua vs Shizuoka - Cost of Living Comparison

Changhua Shizuoka
🚶 Cost of living one person
$842
$1057
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2344
$2726
🏠 One person rent
$313
$374
🏘️ Family rent
$673
$719
🍽️ Food expenses
$379
$391
🚐 Transport expenses
$42.6
$184
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1138
$2505
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
24 km
20 km
🎓 Higher education
84
53
😀 Quality of life
63
73
🏙️ Population
235K
686K

The cost of living in Changhua is 20% less expensive than in Shizuoka. Cities ranked 5938th and 4407th ($842 vs $1057) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 11th and 78th in Taiwan and Japan, respectively. Check Taiwan vs Japan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.4 months in Changhua compared to 2.4 months in Shizuoka. Changhua ranked 10th best city to live in Taiwan vs Shizuoka ranked 312th in Japan, while ranked 4540th and 1251st among best cities to live in the world.

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Changhua Shizuoka
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.86
$6.66
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$26.8
$26.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.95
$6.13
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.39
$3.24
 Cappuccino
$2.45
$3.88
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.99
$0.98
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$333
$408
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$222
$271
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$914
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$542
$549
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.4
$40.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$68
$61.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$25
$35.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.99%
1.41%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3697
$2853
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2802
$2404
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$1.58
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.4
$110
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.61
$24.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.1
$1.37
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.81
$1.41
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.78
$1.9
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.31
$2.31
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.29
$1.94
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.3
$12
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.13
$5.05
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.7
$29.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$5.17
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.04
$2.25
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$3.21
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.06
$5.08
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.49
$3.49
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.11
$1.9
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.78
$0.91
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.55
$2.06
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.2
$15.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.58
$2.4
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.82
$4.74
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.5
$6.13
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.32
$0.75
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2
$0.74
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.58
$1.85
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.6
$65.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.09
$11.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$46.1
$33.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.7
$18.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$73.1
$57.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.6
$60.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$435
$218
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8982
$13614

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Distance City Cost of living
16 km or 10 mi Taichung
$927
23 km or 14 mi Nantou
$828
40 km or 25 mi Douliu
$827
63 km or 39 mi Miaoli
$708
66 km or 41 mi Chiayi
$882
93 km or 58 mi Hsinchu
$807
98 km or 61 mi Zhubei
$1006
111 km or 69 mi Taoyuan
$854
126 km or 78 mi Tainan
$859
140 km or 87 mi New Taipei
$1064
145 km or 90 mi Yilan
$758
149 km or 92 mi Taipei
$1271
158 km or 98 mi Taitung
$1091
163 km or 101 mi Kaohsiung
$914
170 km or 106 mi Keelung
$973
215 km or 133 mi Jinjiang
$702
217 km or 135 mi Putian
$705
218 km or 136 mi Quanzhou
$757
227 km or 141 mi Kinmen
$828
253 km or 157 mi Xiamen
$828
256 km or 159 mi Fuzhou
$700
295 km or 183 mi Zhangzhou
$751
307 km or 191 mi Ningde
$701
368 km or 229 mi Ishigaki
$1022
372 km or 231 mi Nanping
$684
373 km or 231 mi Longyan
$691
381 km or 237 mi Sanming
$694
398 km or 248 mi Shantou
$1051
399 km or 248 mi Chaozhou
$648
413 km or 257 mi Rui'an
$687
428 km or 266 mi Jieyang
$747
437 km or 272 mi Wenzhou
$968
448 km or 279 mi Meizhou
$775
452 km or 281 mi Puning
$700
481 km or 299 mi Wuyishan
$642
487 km or 302 mi Wenling
$688
488 km or 303 mi Miyakojima
$1022
491 km or 305 mi Lishui
$768
536 km or 333 mi Linhai
$675
550 km or 342 mi Shangrao
$765

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Distance City Cost of living
14 km or 8.4 mi Yaizu
$1028
15 km or 9.3 mi Fujieda
$1030
24 km or 15 mi Shimada
$1022
26 km or 16 mi Yoshida
$1020
30 km or 19 mi Makinohara
$1020
34 km or 21 mi Fuji
$1057
35 km or 22 mi Fujinomiya
$1026
36 km or 23 mi Kikugawa
$1021
42 km or 26 mi Kakegawa
$1027
44 km or 27 mi Omaezaki
$1022
46 km or 28 mi Numazu
$1038
49 km or 30 mi Fukuroi
$1021
49 km or 31 mi Shimizu
$1022
50 km or 31 mi Izunokuni
$1023
50 km or 31 mi Nagaizumi
$1022
51 km or 32 mi Mishima
$1022
51 km or 32 mi Izu
$1020
53 km or 33 mi Susono
$1021
53 km or 33 mi Kannami
$1024
56 km or 35 mi Iwata
$1034
61 km or 38 mi Shimoda
$1018
62 km or 39 mi Gotemba
$1025
64 km or 40 mi Atami
$1021
66 km or 41 mi Ito
$1022
66 km or 41 mi Hamamatsu
$1232
67 km or 42 mi Fujikawaguchiko
$1021
69 km or 43 mi Yugawara
$1020
69 km or 43 mi Fujiyoshida
$1024
70 km or 44 mi Chuo
$1025
71 km or 44 mi Minami-Alps
$1021
74 km or 46 mi Showa
$1018
76 km or 47 mi Minamiashigara
$1019
77 km or 48 mi Odawara
$1042
77 km or 48 mi Kai
$1023
78 km or 49 mi Fuefuki
$1019
79 km or 49 mi Kofu
$1136
79 km or 49 mi Iida
$1023
80 km or 50 mi Tsuru
$1021
81 km or 50 mi Shinshiro
$1021
82 km or 51 mi Nirasaki
$1021