Cheongju vs Surat - Cost of Living Comparison

Cheongju Surat
🚶 Cost of living one person
$880
$426
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2334
$887
🏠 One person rent
$293
$178
🏘️ Family rent
$516
$211
🍽️ Food expenses
$388
$162
🚐 Transport expenses
$109
$48.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1689
$364
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Unhealthy
✈️ Airport proximity
9 km
11 km
🎓 Higher education
71
43
😀 Quality of life
68
38
🏙️ Population
833K
5.94M

The cost of living in Cheongju is 106% more expensive than in Surat. Cities ranked 5804th and 8681st ($880 vs $426) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 75th and 25th in South Korea and India, respectively. Check South Korea vs India comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months in Cheongju compared to 0.9 months in Surat. Cheongju ranked 37th best city to live in South Korea vs Surat ranked 96th in India, while ranked 2903rd and 7444th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cheongju vs Surat

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Cheongju Surat
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.74
$2.81
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$23.8
$6.97
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.36
$3.94
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.06
$2.24
 Cappuccino
$3.52
$2.07
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.27
$0.4
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$207
$161
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$171
$146
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$470
$225
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$320
$157
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$95.9
$20.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$147
$32
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19.2
$7.98
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.51%
7.38%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6961
$700
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4066
$494
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.31
$0.19
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$76.7
$9.91
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.47
$2.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.26
$1.01
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.52
$0.73
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.41
$0.38
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.86
$0.38
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.58
$0.83
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$17.1
$6.36
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.78
$4.83
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$30.6
$10.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.92
$1.3
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.01
$0.53
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.84
$1.06
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.45
$0.49
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.99
$0.32
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$0.49
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.53
$0.22
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.39
$1.08
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.2
$11
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.87
$1.55
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.47
$3.62
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.89
$1.12
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.97
$3.03
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.39
$0.9
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.87
$0.66
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$51.8
$20.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.43
$2.64
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.3
$6.03
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.56
$3.66
👖 Brand Jeans
$59.1
$28.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$74.3
$43
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$320
$39.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18587
$1161

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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
26 km or 16 mi Navsari
$247
98 km or 61 mi Bhavnagar
$299
131 km or 82 mi Vadodara
$343
164 km or 102 mi Nashik
$389
170 km or 106 mi Nadiad
$339
189 km or 117 mi Vasai
$393
192 km or 119 mi Malegaon
$320
196 km or 122 mi Godhra
$336
208 km or 130 mi Ahmedabad
$468
209 km or 130 mi Bhiwandi
$335
216 km or 134 mi Kalyan
$353
222 km or 138 mi Thane
$454
228 km or 142 mi Gandhinagar
$318
239 km or 148 mi Navi Mumbai
$466
244 km or 152 mi Rajkot
$416
245 km or 152 mi Mumbai
$632
274 km or 170 mi Mehsana
$338
284 km or 177 mi Jalgaon
$382
296 km or 184 mi Aurangabad
$363
314 km or 195 mi Pune
$446
332 km or 206 mi Ratlam
$345
338 km or 210 mi Porbandar
$338
356 km or 221 mi Indore
$340
377 km or 234 mi Ujjain
$372
389 km or 242 mi Udaipur
$400
399 km or 248 mi Bhuj
$324
406 km or 252 mi Satara
$386
436 km or 271 mi Akola
$382
499 km or 310 mi Latur
$442
500 km or 311 mi Bhilwara
$358
505 km or 314 mi Solapur
$351
511 km or 318 mi Amravati
$310
512 km or 318 mi Sangli
$347
514 km or 320 mi Pali
$340
518 km or 322 mi Kolhapur
$342
521 km or 324 mi Nanded
$302
526 km or 327 mi Bhopal
$331
526 km or 327 mi Ichalkaranji
$342
541 km or 336 mi Kota
$392
570 km or 354 mi Bijapur
$328