Charlotte vs Hiroshima - Cost of Living Comparison

Charlotte Hiroshima
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2038
$1227
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4746
$2809
🏠 One person rent
$1214
$516
🏘️ Family rent
$2103
$672
🍽️ Food expenses
$509
$444
🚐 Transport expenses
$159
$179
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$5286
$2556
😷 Air quality
Good
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
9 km
33 km
🎓 Higher education
68
65
😀 Quality of life
89
73
🏙️ Population
875K
1.2M

The cost of living in Charlotte is 66% more expensive than in Hiroshima. Cities ranked 463rd and 3425th ($2038 vs $1227) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 365th and 12th in the United States and Japan, respectively. Check the United States vs Japan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.6 months in Charlotte compared to 2.1 months in Hiroshima. Charlotte ranked 21st best city to live in the United States vs Hiroshima ranked 352nd in Japan, while ranked 111th and 1399th among best cities to live in the world.

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Charlotte Hiroshima
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.9
$7.27
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.6
$31.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.31
$5.43
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.38
$3.86
 Cappuccino
$4.88
$3.25
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.08
$1.23
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1415
$857
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$973
$308
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2604
$919
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1730
$450
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$87.1
$54.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$134
$84.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$65
$43.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.21%
1.35%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3644
$4468
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1693
$2674
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.62
$1.57
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.1
$54.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.1
$27
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.98
$1.23
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
$1.65
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.67
$2.35
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.02
$3.93
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.9
$1.91
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.77
$14
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.1
$10.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$21.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.42
$4.04
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$1.88
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.99
$3.6
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.08
$5.33
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.96
$2.72
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$2.03
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.62
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.72
$1.56
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.4
$7.74
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.21
$2.22
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.27
$3.75
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$14
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.53
$3.71
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.15
$1.13
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.74
$3.73
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.8
$65.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.9
$14
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$143
$14.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.6
$8.05
👖 Brand Jeans
$42.1
$46.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80
$58.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$913
$357
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14990
$10919

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20 km or 13 mi Huntersville
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23 km or 14 mi Indian Trail
$1948
28 km or 18 mi Cornelius
$1843
30 km or 18 mi Concord
$1876
31 km or 19 mi Gastonia
$1828
36 km or 22 mi Kannapolis
$1934
36 km or 22 mi Rock Hill
$1694
38 km or 23 mi Monroe
$1939
40 km or 25 mi Mooresville
$1919
57 km or 35 mi Lancaster
$2033
59 km or 37 mi Salisbury
$1949
62 km or 39 mi Statesville
$1944
63 km or 39 mi Shelby
$1911
72 km or 45 mi Hickory
$1641
94 km or 58 mi Forest
$1947
101 km or 63 mi Thomasville
$1508
104 km or 64 mi Rockingham
$1946
104 km or 65 mi Spartanburg
$1725
108 km or 67 mi Asheboro
$1950
111 km or 69 mi Winston-Salem
$1724
113 km or 70 mi High Point
$1642
120 km or 75 mi Kernersville
$1872
130 km or 81 mi Greer
$1940
132 km or 82 mi Greensboro
$1640
138 km or 86 mi Columbia
$1956
142 km or 88 mi Mauldin
$1938
143 km or 89 mi Lexington
$1948
147 km or 91 mi Greenville
$1750
152 km or 94 mi Florence
$2021
152 km or 95 mi Sumter
$1275
154 km or 96 mi Sanford
$1360
159 km or 99 mi Burlington
$1949
160 km or 99 mi Asheville
$2262
166 km or 103 mi Greenwood
$1937
176 km or 109 mi Fayetteville
$1570
179 km or 111 mi Chapel Hill
$2494
180 km or 112 mi Lumberton
$1820
184 km or 114 mi Anderson
$1764

Cities near Hiroshima

Distance City Cost of living
7.6 km or 4.7 mi Kaita
$1020
12 km or 7.5 mi Hatsukaichi
$1021
13 km or 8.1 mi Kumano
$1022
18 km or 11 mi Etajima
$1019
18 km or 11 mi Kure
$1050
26 km or 16 mi Higashihiroshima
$1046
27 km or 17 mi Otake
$1021
33 km or 20 mi Iwakuni
$1091
39 km or 24 mi Akitakata
$1019
42 km or 26 mi Takehara
$1019
51 km or 32 mi Mihara
$1024
57 km or 35 mi Yanai
$1025
59 km or 37 mi Miyoshi
$1018
61 km or 38 mi Imabari
$1032
65 km or 40 mi Masuda
$1023
67 km or 41 mi Hamada
$1024
67 km or 41 mi Hikari
$1024
68 km or 42 mi Matsuyama
$1129
68 km or 42 mi Kudamatsu
$1023
69 km or 43 mi Onomichi
$1015
70 km or 44 mi Shunan
$1030
71 km or 44 mi Masaki
$1020
73 km or 45 mi Gotsu
$1020
73 km or 46 mi Iyo
$1021
73 km or 46 mi Shobara
$1024
74 km or 46 mi Fuchu
$1020
76 km or 47 mi Toon
$1018
77 km or 48 mi Tobe
$1018
84 km or 52 mi Fukuyama
$1100
85 km or 53 mi Saijo
$1023
89 km or 55 mi Niihama
$1024
90 km or 56 mi Hofu
$1023
90 km or 56 mi Oda
$1024
93 km or 58 mi Yamaguchi
$849
95 km or 59 mi Ibara
$1024
97 km or 60 mi Hagi
$1023
97 km or 61 mi Kasaoka
$1024
98 km or 61 mi Ozu
$1018
103 km or 64 mi Yawatahama
$1023
105 km or 65 mi Asakuchi
$1023