Cheonan vs Tainan - Cost of Living Comparison

Cheonan Tainan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$930
$859
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2325
$2637
🏠 One person rent
$404
$273
🏘️ Family rent
$650
$738
🍽️ Food expenses
$352
$386
🚐 Transport expenses
$86.1
$80.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1518
$1358
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
20 km
4 km
🎓 Higher education
64
76
😀 Quality of life
66
68
🏙️ Population
652K
1.87M

The cost of living in Cheonan is 8% more expensive than in Tainan. Cities ranked 5616th and 5876th ($930 vs $859) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 39th and 9th in South Korea and Taiwan, respectively. Check South Korea vs Taiwan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Cheonan compared to 1.6 months in Tainan. Cheonan ranked 51st best city to live in South Korea vs Tainan ranked 8th in Taiwan, while ranked 3761st and 2932nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cheonan vs Tainan

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Cheonan Tainan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.72
$3.34
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.7
$16.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.11
$5.03
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.03
$2.02
 Cappuccino
$3.32
$2.95
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.06
$0.98
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$414
$241
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$278
$186
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$685
$752
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$458
$605
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$88.9
$50.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$137
$77.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$10.2
$26
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.53%
1.66%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6901
$5584
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4581
$3267
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.03
$0.8
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$60.7
$21.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.37
$8.56
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.26
$0.98
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.77
$3.14
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.06
$1.95
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.86
$3.16
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.8
$2.6
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.47
$17.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.78
$9.32
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.8
$20.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.87
$4.23
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.98
$2.25
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.38
$2.74
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.42
$3.35
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.96
$1.78
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.52
$2.32
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.66
$0.76
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.39
$1.54
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.77
$13.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.51
$1.68
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.41
$4.01
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.9
$11.6
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.87
$6.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.4
$2.04
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.88
$2.6
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44.7
$35.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.42
$10.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.8
$45.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.47
$14.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$59.8
$85.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$74.5
$93.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$321
$658
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18731
$10533

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25 km or 16 mi Anseong
$912
35 km or 22 mi Cheongju
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37 km or 23 mi Sejong
$928
38 km or 24 mi Osan
$912
39 km or 24 mi Gongju
$939
48 km or 30 mi Dangjin
$904
48 km or 30 mi Yongin
$1049
55 km or 34 mi Daejeon
$944
55 km or 34 mi Suwon
$977
55 km or 34 mi Asan
$927
56 km or 35 mi Hwaseong
$965
59 km or 36 mi Icheon
$979
60 km or 37 mi Gyeryong
$896
62 km or 39 mi Uiwang
$901
62 km or 39 mi Seosan
$872
65 km or 40 mi Ansan
$921
65 km or 40 mi Gunpo
$975
67 km or 42 mi Nonsan
$928
68 km or 42 mi Gwangju
$927
68 km or 42 mi Siheung
$945
68 km or 42 mi Anyang
$1102
69 km or 43 mi Yeoju
$902
70 km or 44 mi Seongnam
$1022
71 km or 44 mi Gwacheon
$897
71 km or 44 mi Boryeong
$946
72 km or 45 mi Chungju
$1004
79 km or 49 mi Gwangmyeong
$928
82 km or 51 mi Hanam
$906
84 km or 52 mi Bucheon
$1121
86 km or 53 mi Incheon
$1002
87 km or 54 mi Seoul
$1460
88 km or 54 mi Guri
$906
91 km or 56 mi Wonju
$857
92 km or 57 mi Namyangju
$970
96 km or 60 mi Mungyeong
$897
98 km or 61 mi Iksan
$925
99 km or 61 mi Goyang
$1002
99 km or 61 mi Gimpo
$979
100 km or 62 mi Sangju
$981

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Distance City Cost of living
42 km or 26 mi Kaohsiung
$914
62 km or 38 mi Chiayi
$882
89 km or 55 mi Douliu
$827
102 km or 63 mi Taitung
$1091
116 km or 72 mi Nantou
$828
126 km or 78 mi Changhua
$842
139 km or 86 mi Taichung
$927
188 km or 117 mi Miaoli
$708
218 km or 135 mi Hsinchu
$807
222 km or 138 mi Zhubei
$1006
233 km or 145 mi Taoyuan
$854
249 km or 155 mi Kinmen
$828
254 km or 158 mi Yilan
$758
259 km or 161 mi New Taipei
$1064
261 km or 162 mi Jinjiang
$702
267 km or 166 mi Taipei
$1271
269 km or 167 mi Quanzhou
$757
271 km or 168 mi Xiamen
$828
286 km or 178 mi Keelung
$973
298 km or 185 mi Putian
$705
308 km or 191 mi Zhangzhou
$751
356 km or 221 mi Fuzhou
$700
359 km or 223 mi Shantou
$1051
371 km or 230 mi Chaozhou
$648
395 km or 246 mi Jieyang
$747
397 km or 247 mi Longyan
$691
412 km or 256 mi Puning
$700
415 km or 258 mi Ningde
$701
431 km or 268 mi Ishigaki
$1022
439 km or 273 mi Meizhou
$775
446 km or 277 mi Sanming
$694
455 km or 283 mi Nanping
$684
497 km or 309 mi Shanwei
$710
535 km or 333 mi Rui'an
$687
556 km or 346 mi Miyakojima
$1022
560 km or 348 mi Wenzhou
$968
567 km or 352 mi Heyuan
$696
573 km or 356 mi Wuyishan
$642
590 km or 367 mi Huizhou
$763
608 km or 378 mi Lishui
$768