Changwon vs Osaka - Cost of Living Comparison

Changwon Osaka
🚶 Cost of living one person
$998
$1296
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2771
$3452
🏠 One person rent
$388
$499
🏘️ Family rent
$751
$1073
🍽️ Food expenses
$420
$420
🚐 Transport expenses
$103
$262
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1988
$2337
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
28 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
68
97
😀 Quality of life
73
97
🏙️ Population
1.05M
2.75M

The cost of living in Changwon is 23% less expensive than in Osaka. Cities ranked 5600th and 3896th ($998 vs $1296) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 18th and 10th in South Korea and Japan, respectively. Check South Korea vs Japan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months in Changwon compared to 1.8 months in Osaka. Changwon ranked 18th best city to live in South Korea vs Osaka ranked 3rd in Japan, while ranked 1613th and 7th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changwon vs Osaka

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Changwon Osaka
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.65
$6.57
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$25.5
$38.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.5
$5.56
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.74
$3.65
 Cappuccino
$3.64
$3.7
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.19
$1.16
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$607
$588
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$238
$339
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1934
$1426
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$319
$794
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$58.8
$78.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$92
$121
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$17.2
$31.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.84%
1.49%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$7084
$8110
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4685
$4802
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.16
$1.8
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$54.3
$80.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.1
$27.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.29
$1.18
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.73
$1.46
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$3.25
$1.65
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$2.72
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.41
$2.07
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$21.8
$15.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.29
$7.09
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.4
$23.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.18
$4.16
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.05
$1.97
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.8
$3.46
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.26
$4.94
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$3.01
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.4
$1.83
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.93
$0.62
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.05
$1.56
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.6
$13.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.04
$2.37
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.05
$3.84
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$12.7
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.81
$4.79
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.6
$2.07
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.39
$1.68
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$40.4
$58.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.54
$13.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.9
$31.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.95
$23.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$63.8
$53.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$90
$69.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$541
$429
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$27952
$9787

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Cities near Changwon

Distance City Cost of living
14 km or 8.5 mi Masan
$967
21 km or 13 mi Gimhae
$904
26 km or 16 mi Miryang
$946
27 km or 17 mi Sacheon
$877
36 km or 22 mi Yangsan
$916
40 km or 25 mi Busan
$1088
48 km or 30 mi Geoje
$957
52 km or 32 mi Tongyeong
$919
52 km or 32 mi Jinju
$839
61 km or 38 mi Gyeongsan
$943
66 km or 41 mi Daegu
$1000
68 km or 42 mi Ulsan
$1145
82 km or 51 mi Gyeongju
$1253
82 km or 51 mi Yeongcheon
$882
94 km or 58 mi Gwangyang
$971
106 km or 66 mi Gimcheon
$846
106 km or 66 mi Pohang
$848
107 km or 66 mi Yeosu
$965
107 km or 67 mi Gumi
$948
112 km or 70 mi Suncheon
$941
114 km or 71 mi Tsushima Island
$1048
116 km or 72 mi Namwon
$914
133 km or 82 mi Tsushima
$1049
134 km or 83 mi Sangju
$979
144 km or 89 mi Andong
$873
149 km or 93 mi Jeonju
$807
152 km or 95 mi Mungyeong
$913
158 km or 98 mi Gwangju
$973
165 km or 103 mi Daejeon
$982
166 km or 103 mi Jeongeup
$914
168 km or 105 mi Gyeryong
$916
170 km or 106 mi Gimje
$947
170 km or 106 mi Iksan
$947
172 km or 107 mi Yeongju
$971
175 km or 109 mi Nonsan
$1094
178 km or 111 mi Naju
$914
183 km or 114 mi Sejong
$950
184 km or 114 mi Cheongju
$867
190 km or 118 mi Gongju
$949
192 km or 119 mi Gunsan
$974

Cities near Osaka

Distance City Cost of living
7.2 km or 4.5 mi Moriguchi
$1057
8.2 km or 5.1 mi Suita
$1394
8.7 km or 5.4 mi Kadoma
$1053
9.2 km or 5.7 mi Higashiosaka
$1137
10 km or 6.4 mi Amagasaki
$1217
10 km or 6.5 mi Toyonaka
$1082
11 km or 6.7 mi Settsu
$1051
11 km or 7 mi Daito
$1051
12 km or 7.3 mi Yao
$1091
14 km or 8.4 mi Shijonawate
$1048
14 km or 8.4 mi Itami
$1075
14 km or 8.5 mi Matsubara
$1053
14 km or 8.7 mi Neyagawa
$1081
14 km or 8.8 mi Sakai
$1201
15 km or 9.3 mi Ibaraki
$1098
15 km or 9.4 mi Ikeda
$1050
15 km or 9.4 mi Minoh
$1057
16 km or 9.8 mi Fujiidera
$1050
16 km or 10 mi Nishinomiya
$1201
17 km or 11 mi Kawanishi
$1059
17 km or 11 mi Kashiwara
$1045
18 km or 11 mi Takarazuka
$1083
18 km or 11 mi Habikino
$1050
18 km or 11 mi Ikoma
$1050
19 km or 12 mi Ashiya
$1048
19 km or 12 mi Hirakata
$1050
19 km or 12 mi Katano
$1049
20 km or 12 mi Takaishi
$1048
20 km or 13 mi Takatsuki
$1044
21 km or 13 mi Sango
$1045
22 km or 13 mi Osakasayama
$1045
22 km or 14 mi Oji
$1044
23 km or 14 mi Izumiotsu
$1049
23 km or 14 mi Ikaruga
$1046
23 km or 14 mi Tondabayashi
$1053
24 km or 15 mi Izumi
$1074
24 km or 15 mi Kanmaki
$1044
25 km or 15 mi Kashiba
$1047
25 km or 16 mi Inagawa
$1045
26 km or 16 mi Nara
$937