Cheongju vs Nanyang - Cost of Living Comparison

Cheongju Nanyang
🚶 Cost of living one person
$880
$755
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2334
$1775
🏠 One person rent
$293
$365
🏘️ Family rent
$516
$613
🍽️ Food expenses
$388
$224
🚐 Transport expenses
$109
$77.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1689
$995
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
9 km
83 km
🎓 Higher education
71
21
😀 Quality of life
68
43
🏙️ Population
833K
9.71M

The cost of living in Cheongju is 17% more expensive than in Nanyang. Cities ranked 5804th and 6225th ($880 vs $755) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 75th and 59th in South Korea and China, respectively. Check South Korea vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months in Cheongju compared to 1.3 months in Nanyang. Cheongju ranked 37th best city to live in South Korea vs Nanyang ranked 236th in China, while ranked 2903rd and 6722nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cheongju vs Nanyang

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Cheongju Nanyang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.74
$1.77
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$23.8
$17.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.36
$4.45
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.06
$0.96
 Cappuccino
$3.52
$3.41
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.27
$0.52
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$207
$444
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$171
$297
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$470
$796
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$320
$500
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$95.9
$28.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$147
$43.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19.2
$10.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.51%
5.26%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6961
$6220
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4066
$3840
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.31
$0.35
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$76.7
$19.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.47
$3.86
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.26
$1.21
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.52
$2.01
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.41
$2.11
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.86
$0.79
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.58
$1.53
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$17.1
$18.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.78
$3
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$30.6
$12.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.92
$1.88
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.01
$1.04
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.84
$1.13
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.45
$1
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.99
$0.66
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$0.62
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.53
$0.41
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.39
$1.25
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.2
$12.7
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.87
$1.22
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.47
$2.51
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.89
$5.01
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.97
$5.14
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.39
$1.68
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.87
$1.77
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$51.8
$39.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.43
$6.34
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.3
$38.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.56
$5.92
👖 Brand Jeans
$59.1
$64.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$74.3
$77.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$320
$128
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18587
$4408

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Cities near Cheongju

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

Cities near Nanyang

Distance City Cost of living
55 km or 34 mi Dengzhou
$686
98 km or 61 mi Wugang
$647
99 km or 62 mi Zaoyang
$676
105 km or 66 mi Laohekou
$659
108 km or 67 mi Danjiangkou
$655
109 km or 68 mi Pingdingshan
$697
110 km or 68 mi Xiangyang
$698
134 km or 83 mi Ruzhou
$673
140 km or 87 mi Zhumadian
$754
145 km or 90 mi Yicheng
$659
152 km or 95 mi Luohe
$661
155 km or 96 mi Yuzhou
$677
163 km or 101 mi Suizhou
$704
165 km or 103 mi Xuchang
$692
169 km or 105 mi Shiyan
$704
169 km or 105 mi Dengfeng
$667
174 km or 108 mi Xinyang
$761
178 km or 110 mi Changge
$666
185 km or 115 mi Luoyang
$533
188 km or 117 mi Xinmi
$670
191 km or 119 mi Xinzheng
$674
193 km or 120 mi Yanshi
$663
196 km or 122 mi Guangshui
$668
199 km or 124 mi Gongyi
$670
204 km or 126 mi Zhongxiang
$677
208 km or 129 mi Zhoukou
$791
214 km or 133 mi Mengzhou
$651
214 km or 133 mi Xingyang
$662
220 km or 137 mi Jingmen
$718
221 km or 137 mi Zhengzhou
$604
222 km or 138 mi Anlu
$665
226 km or 140 mi Xiangcheng
$675
226 km or 141 mi Jingshan
$664
228 km or 142 mi Lingbao
$663
232 km or 144 mi Jiyuan
$667
233 km or 145 mi Sanmenxia
$699
236 km or 146 mi Qinyang
$654
249 km or 155 mi Yingcheng
$662
251 km or 156 mi Dangyang
$661
256 km or 159 mi Jiaozuo
$681