Charlotte vs Pohang - Cost of Living Comparison

Charlotte Pohang
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2038
$775
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4746
$2379
🏠 One person rent
$1214
$262
🏘️ Family rent
$2103
$706
🍽️ Food expenses
$509
$382
🚐 Transport expenses
$159
$60.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$5286
$2388
😷 Air quality
Good
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
9 km
7 km
🎓 Higher education
68
59
😀 Quality of life
89
71
🏙️ Population
875K
520K

The cost of living in Charlotte is 163% more expensive than in Pohang. Cities ranked 463rd and 6147th ($2038 vs $775) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 365th and 86th in the United States and South Korea, respectively. Check the United States vs South Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.6 months in Charlotte compared to 3.1 months in Pohang. Charlotte ranked 21st best city to live in the United States vs Pohang ranked 27th in South Korea, while ranked 111th and 1985th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Charlotte vs Pohang

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Charlotte Pohang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.9
$5.38
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.6
$25.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.31
$4.59
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.38
$1.91
 Cappuccino
$4.88
$2.8
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.08
$1.3
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1415
$240
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$973
$161
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2604
$1322
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1730
$405
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$87.1
$59.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$134
$92.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$65
$25.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.21%
3%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3644
$6220
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1693
$2330
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.62
$0.92
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.1
$39.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.1
$6.19
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.98
$1.17
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
$2.02
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.67
$2.29
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.02
$3.38
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.9
$2.44
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.77
$25.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.1
$10.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$19.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.42
$5.75
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$2.84
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.99
$2.66
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.08
$2.41
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.96
$1.14
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$1.92
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.54
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.72
$2.4
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.4
$6.12
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.21
$1.72
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.27
$3.46
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$4.99
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.53
$4.84
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.15
$2.36
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.74
$1.86
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.8
$23.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.9
$6.86
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$143
$29.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.6
$7.43
👖 Brand Jeans
$42.1
$36.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80
$61.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$913
$508
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14990
$17030

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Distance City Cost of living
17 km or 10 mi Matthews
$1934
17 km or 11 mi Mint Hill
$1947
20 km or 13 mi Huntersville
$1946
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 Pohang

Distance City Cost of living
24 km or 15 mi Gyeongju
$1184
39 km or 24 mi Yeongcheon
$792
54 km or 33 mi Ulsan
$1066
62 km or 38 mi Gyeongsan
$922
71 km or 44 mi Daegu
$918
82 km or 51 mi Miryang
$861
83 km or 51 mi Andong
$800
83 km or 51 mi Yangsan
$909
93 km or 58 mi Gumi
$951
99 km or 61 mi Gimhae
$839
106 km or 66 mi Changwon
$955
108 km or 67 mi Busan
$1031
110 km or 68 mi Yeongju
$963
113 km or 70 mi Gimcheon
$925
116 km or 72 mi Sangju
$981
120 km or 74 mi Masan
$945
122 km or 76 mi Mungyeong
$897
127 km or 79 mi Sacheon
$795
131 km or 82 mi Taebaek
$893
149 km or 92 mi Jinju
$765
149 km or 93 mi Geoje
$945
157 km or 98 mi Tongyeong
$900
158 km or 98 mi Samcheok
$898
160 km or 100 mi Jecheon
$932
165 km or 103 mi Chungju
$1004
170 km or 105 mi Donghae
$936
180 km or 112 mi Tsushima Island
$1024
181 km or 112 mi Cheongju
$880
181 km or 113 mi Daejeon
$944
192 km or 119 mi Namwon
$895
192 km or 119 mi Gyeryong
$896
193 km or 120 mi Gwangyang
$963
193 km or 120 mi Sejong
$928
194 km or 121 mi Wonju
$857
196 km or 122 mi Gangneung
$905
201 km or 125 mi Jeonju
$791
204 km or 126 mi Tsushima
$1021
206 km or 128 mi Nonsan
$928
206 km or 128 mi Gongju
$939
208 km or 129 mi Suncheon
$923