Cheongju vs Madrid - Cost of Living Comparison

Cheongju Madrid
🚶 Cost of living one person
$880
$1445
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2334
$3270
🏠 One person rent
$293
$800
🏘️ Family rent
$516
$1284
🍽️ Food expenses
$388
$349
🚐 Transport expenses
$109
$190
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1689
$1972
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
9 km
10 km
🎓 Higher education
71
98
😀 Quality of life
68
90
🏙️ Population
833K
3.31M

The cost of living in Cheongju is 39% less expensive than in Madrid. Cities ranked 5804th and 2863rd ($880 vs $1445) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 75th and 3rd in South Korea and Spain, respectively. Check South Korea vs Spain comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months in Cheongju compared to 1.4 months in Madrid. Cheongju ranked 37th best city to live in South Korea vs Madrid ranked 1st in Spain, while ranked 2903rd and 106th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cheongju vs Madrid

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Cheongju Madrid
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.74
$12.6
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$23.8
$48.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.36
$8.04
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.06
$3.98
 Cappuccino
$3.52
$2.75
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.27
$2.18
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$207
$864
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$171
$624
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$470
$1428
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$320
$1027
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$95.9
$92.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$147
$142
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19.2
$35
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.51%
2.08%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6961
$5224
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4066
$3536
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.31
$1.52
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$76.7
$53.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.47
$15.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.26
$1.9
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.52
$0.89
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.41
$0.95
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.86
$1.03
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.58
$2.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$17.1
$10.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.78
$7.01
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$30.6
$11.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.92
$2.03
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.01
$1.72
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.84
$1.53
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.45
$1.8
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.99
$1.13
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$1.31
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.53
$0.45
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.39
$1.69
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.2
$6.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.87
$1.03
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.47
$5.19
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.89
$4.59
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.97
$2.35
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.39
$1.51
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.87
$1.88
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$51.8
$39.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.43
$9.04
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.3
$38.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.56
$15.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$59.1
$74.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$74.3
$73.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$320
$509
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18587
$9811

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Distance City Cost of living
25 km or 16 mi Sejong
$928
33 km or 21 mi Daejeon
$944
35 km or 22 mi Cheonan
$930
38 km or 24 mi Gongju
$939
45 km or 28 mi Anseong
$912
46 km or 28 mi Gyeryong
$896
53 km or 33 mi Pyeongtaek
$809
54 km or 34 mi Chungju
$1004
60 km or 37 mi Nonsan
$928
60 km or 38 mi Asan
$927
64 km or 40 mi Mungyeong
$897
65 km or 40 mi Sangju
$981
68 km or 42 mi Osan
$912
71 km or 44 mi Yongin
$1049
72 km or 44 mi Icheon
$979
74 km or 46 mi Yeoju
$902
80 km or 50 mi Gimcheon
$925
82 km or 51 mi Dangjin
$904
84 km or 52 mi Suwon
$977
85 km or 53 mi Jecheon
$932
85 km or 53 mi Boryeong
$946
87 km or 54 mi Wonju
$857
88 km or 55 mi Gwangju
$927
90 km or 56 mi Hwaseong
$965
91 km or 56 mi Gumi
$951
91 km or 56 mi Iksan
$925
91 km or 57 mi Uiwang
$901
93 km or 58 mi Siheung
$945
94 km or 58 mi Seosan
$872
94 km or 59 mi Seongnam
$1022
94 km or 59 mi Gunpo
$975
96 km or 59 mi Jeonju
$791
97 km or 60 mi Ansan
$921
98 km or 61 mi Anyang
$1102
99 km or 61 mi Gwacheon
$897
101 km or 63 mi Gunsan
$941
103 km or 64 mi Hanam
$906
104 km or 64 mi Yeongju
$963
107 km or 67 mi Gimje
$944
109 km or 67 mi Gwangmyeong
$928

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.6 mi Pozuelo de Alarcon
$1215
11 km or 6.7 mi Coslada
$991
14 km or 8.5 mi Alcobendas
$1029
18 km or 11 mi Mostoles
$1120
18 km or 11 mi Fuenlabrada
$1210
18 km or 11 mi Torrejon de Ardoz
$1079
21 km or 13 mi Tres Cantos
$1154
29 km or 18 mi Alcala de Henares
$1058
50 km or 31 mi Guadalajara
$1076
68 km or 42 mi Toledo
$780
69 km or 43 mi Segovia
$946
138 km or 86 mi Cuenca
$1020
155 km or 97 mi Laguna de Duero
$1026
158 km or 98 mi Villarrobledo
$1026
162 km or 101 mi Valladolid
$1024
177 km or 110 mi Salamanca
$938
196 km or 122 mi Puertollano
$1055
208 km or 129 mi Plasencia
$772
211 km or 131 mi Zamora
$1024
215 km or 133 mi Burgos
$930
223 km or 139 mi Albacete
$914
242 km or 150 mi Villanueva de la Serena
$1026
244 km or 151 mi Requena
$1019
250 km or 156 mi Logrono
$894
251 km or 156 mi Caceres
$852
253 km or 157 mi Tudela
$1022
258 km or 160 mi Linares
$1025
269 km or 167 mi Ubeda
$1055
272 km or 169 mi Zaragoza
$1018
281 km or 175 mi Merida
$1019
283 km or 176 mi Vitoria-Gasteiz
$1278
288 km or 179 mi Leon
$899
295 km or 183 mi Jaen
$833
296 km or 184 mi Jumilla
$1025
297 km or 184 mi Cordoba
$885
298 km or 185 mi Yecla
$984
299 km or 186 mi Braganca
$907
301 km or 187 mi Martos
$1027
302 km or 187 mi Caravaca de la Cruz
$1022
302 km or 188 mi Valencia
$1197