Changwon vs Houston - Cost of Living Comparison

Changwon Houston
🚶 Cost of living one person
$955
$1955
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2652
$4545
🏠 One person rent
$378
$1159
🏘️ Family rent
$722
$1850
🍽️ Food expenses
$394
$484
🚐 Transport expenses
$98.4
$169
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1866
$5581
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
28 km
16 km
🎓 Higher education
68
100
😀 Quality of life
72
93
🏙️ Population
1.05M
2.2M

The cost of living in Changwon is 51% less expensive than in Houston. Cities ranked 5497th and 643rd ($955 vs $1955) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 26th and 526th 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 2 months in Changwon compared to 2.9 months in Houston. Changwon ranked 17th best city to live in South Korea vs Houston ranked 4th in the United States, while ranked 1583rd and 33rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changwon vs Houston

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Changwon Houston
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.48
$13.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.6
$56.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.75
$9.19
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.62
$5.43
 Cappuccino
$3.51
$4.71
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.14
$2.25
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$585
$1309
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$229
$907
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1831
$2135
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$308
$1482
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$60.6
$119
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$92.6
$185
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$16.6
$51.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.98%
4.71%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$7372
$3283
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4311
$1697
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.11
$1.26
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$51.7
$42.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.64
$21
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.23
$1.09
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.69
$0.86
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.75
$2.27
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.52
$2.48
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.12
$3.28
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$20.1
$12.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.51
$7.75
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$25.6
$13.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.72
$3.61
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.92
$1.24
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.31
$3.42
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.1
$3.38
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.18
$1.65
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.16
$2.2
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.73
$1.27
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.94
$2.39
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$15.9
$14.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.93
$2.87
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.96
$7.94
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.67
$8.11
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.6
$4.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.51
$3.98
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.34
$1.9
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38.9
$46
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.07
$12.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$14.9
$101
💇 Haircut, simple
$8
$16.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$67.4
$47
👟 Brand Sneakers
$85.6
$90.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$571
$1125
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$26606
$21878

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$945
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$839
26 km or 16 mi Miryang
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27 km or 17 mi Sacheon
$795
36 km or 22 mi Yangsan
$909
40 km or 25 mi Busan
$1031
48 km or 30 mi Geoje
$945
52 km or 32 mi Tongyeong
$900
52 km or 32 mi Jinju
$765
61 km or 38 mi Gyeongsan
$922
66 km or 41 mi Daegu
$918
68 km or 42 mi Ulsan
$1066
82 km or 51 mi Gyeongju
$1184
82 km or 51 mi Yeongcheon
$792
94 km or 58 mi Gwangyang
$963
106 km or 66 mi Gimcheon
$925
106 km or 66 mi Pohang
$775
107 km or 66 mi Yeosu
$1003
107 km or 67 mi Gumi
$951
112 km or 70 mi Suncheon
$923
114 km or 71 mi Tsushima Island
$1024
116 km or 72 mi Namwon
$895
133 km or 82 mi Tsushima
$1021
134 km or 83 mi Sangju
$981
144 km or 89 mi Andong
$800
149 km or 93 mi Jeonju
$791
152 km or 95 mi Mungyeong
$897
158 km or 98 mi Gwangju
$902
165 km or 103 mi Daejeon
$944
166 km or 103 mi Jeongeup
$901
168 km or 105 mi Gyeryong
$896
170 km or 106 mi Gimje
$944
170 km or 106 mi Iksan
$925
172 km or 107 mi Yeongju
$963
175 km or 109 mi Nonsan
$928
178 km or 111 mi Naju
$898
183 km or 114 mi Sejong
$928
184 km or 114 mi Cheongju
$880
190 km or 118 mi Gongju
$939
192 km or 119 mi Gunsan
$941

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$1951
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$1950
25 km or 16 mi Missouri
$1938
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$1947
29 km or 18 mi Sugar Land
$1853
32 km or 20 mi Spring
$1893
33 km or 21 mi Friendswood
$1944
35 km or 22 mi La Porte
$1950
40 km or 25 mi Baytown
$1816
41 km or 25 mi League
$1917
42 km or 26 mi Alvin
$1947
47 km or 29 mi Rosenberg
$1946
48 km or 30 mi The Woodlands
$1896
59 km or 37 mi Texas City
$1945
62 km or 38 mi Conroe
$1874
76 km or 47 mi Galveston
$1926
81 km or 50 mi Lake Jackson
$1949
108 km or 67 mi Huntsville
$1949
126 km or 78 mi Beaumont
$1878
129 km or 80 mi College Station
$1622
138 km or 86 mi Bryan
$1950
140 km or 87 mi Port Arthur
$1943
186 km or 115 mi Lufkin
$1946
188 km or 117 mi Victoria
$1626
203 km or 126 mi Sulphur
$1938
215 km or 134 mi Lake Charles
$1702
217 km or 135 mi Nacogdoches
$1838
229 km or 142 mi Pflugerville
$1954
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$2219
236 km or 146 mi Round Rock
$1912
239 km or 149 mi Temple
$1791
242 km or 150 mi Kyle
$1947
242 km or 150 mi Georgetown
$1953
247 km or 153 mi San Marcos
$1738
249 km or 155 mi Cedar Park
$1951
250 km or 156 mi Seguin
$1939
254 km or 158 mi Leander
$2230
261 km or 162 mi Waco
$1825
262 km or 163 mi Harker Heights
$1940
264 km or 164 mi New Braunfels
$1663