Cheongju vs Saint Petersburg - Cost of Living Comparison

Cheongju Saint Petersburg
🚶 Cost of living one person
$880
$1164
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2334
$2979
🏠 One person rent
$293
$552
🏘️ Family rent
$516
$1096
🍽️ Food expenses
$388
$363
🚐 Transport expenses
$109
$128
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1689
$937
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
9 km
17 km
🎓 Higher education
71
81
😀 Quality of life
68
69
🏙️ Population
833K
5.38M

The cost of living in Cheongju is 24% less expensive than in Saint Petersburg. Cities ranked 5804th and 4114th ($880 vs $1164) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 75th and 3rd in South Korea and Russia, respectively. Check South Korea vs Russia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months in Cheongju compared to 0.8 months in Saint Petersburg. Cheongju ranked 37th best city to live in South Korea vs Saint Petersburg ranked 2nd in Russia, while ranked 2903rd and 2535th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cheongju vs Saint Petersburg

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Cheongju Saint Petersburg
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.74
$11.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$23.8
$47.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.36
$6.47
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.06
$3.22
 Cappuccino
$3.52
$2.79
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.27
$1.17
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$207
$653
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$171
$401
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$470
$1468
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$320
$817
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$95.9
$91.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$147
$140
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19.2
$8.46
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.51%
12.19%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6961
$4925
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4066
$3180
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.31
$0.96
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$76.7
$55.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.47
$4.92
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.26
$0.86
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.52
$1.33
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.41
$1.1
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.86
$2.01
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.58
$1.84
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$17.1
$13.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.78
$5.94
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$30.6
$10.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.92
$2
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.01
$1.55
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.84
$1.89
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.45
$3.79
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.99
$1.13
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$0.95
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.53
$0.6
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.39
$2.18
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.2
$9.77
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.87
$1.25
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.47
$3.24
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.89
$8.04
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.97
$4.27
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.39
$2.05
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.87
$2.08
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$51.8
$48.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.43
$6.53
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.3
$24.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.56
$12.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$59.1
$114
👟 Brand Sneakers
$74.3
$131
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$320
$519
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18587
$8750

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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
135 km or 84 mi Narva
$743
156 km or 97 mi Sillamae
$783
162 km or 101 mi Imatra
$1061
168 km or 104 mi Veliky Novgorod
$721
170 km or 105 mi Lappeenranta
$1261
181 km or 112 mi Kohtla-Jarve
$842
185 km or 115 mi Hamina
$1297
195 km or 121 mi Kotka
$1276
223 km or 139 mi Kouvola
$1261
227 km or 141 mi Savonlinna
$1306
232 km or 144 mi Rakvere
$837
254 km or 158 mi Mikkeli
$1361
262 km or 163 mi Porvoo
$1319
263 km or 164 mi Pskov
$687
269 km or 167 mi Tartu
$891
280 km or 174 mi Lahti
$1347
293 km or 182 mi Kerava
$1234
294 km or 183 mi Varkaus
$1040
294 km or 183 mi Jarvenpaa
$1433
295 km or 183 mi Vantaa
$1611
296 km or 184 mi Joensuu
$1265
297 km or 184 mi Tuusula
$1221
299 km or 186 mi Petrozavodsk
$717
300 km or 186 mi Helsinki
$1763
302 km or 188 mi Maardu
$861
310 km or 192 mi Nurmijarvi
$1297
310 km or 193 mi Hyvinkaa
$1208
315 km or 196 mi Espoo
$1752
317 km or 197 mi Riihimaki
$1442
318 km or 197 mi Tallinn
$1145
322 km or 200 mi Viljandi
$703
328 km or 204 mi Kirkkonummi
$1387
342 km or 213 mi Hameenlinna
$1229
348 km or 216 mi Lohja
$1277
349 km or 217 mi Jamsa
$1291
354 km or 220 mi Jyvaskyla
$1265
356 km or 221 mi Kuopio
$1293
373 km or 232 mi Valkeakoski
$1319
374 km or 233 mi Parnu
$863
383 km or 238 mi Raseborg
$1342