Chiba vs Seongnam - Cost of Living Comparison

Chiba Seongnam
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1395
$1022
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3427
$2532
🏠 One person rent
$641
$477
🏘️ Family rent
$1186
$922
🍽️ Food expenses
$419
$368
🚐 Transport expenses
$197
$82.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2076
$2877
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
24 km
2 km
🎓 Higher education
91
98
😀 Quality of life
79
78
🏙️ Population
982K
949K

The cost of living in Chiba is 36% more expensive than in Seongnam. Cities ranked 2956th and 4898th ($1395 vs $1022) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 5th and 9th in Japan and South Korea, respectively. Check Japan vs South Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.5 months in Chiba compared to 2.8 months in Seongnam. Chiba ranked 54th best city to live in Japan vs Seongnam ranked 4th in South Korea, while ranked 387th and 475th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chiba vs Seongnam

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Chiba Seongnam
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.33
$5.06
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.4
$36.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.73
$4.48
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.48
$2.67
 Cappuccino
$2.92
$3.44
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.84
$1.29
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$564
$437
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$409
$369
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$982
$978
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$870
$740
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$173
$76.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$265
$116
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$28.8
$17.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.59%
3.63%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4249
$11531
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2584
$6089
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.43
$1.15
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$94.5
$45.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$26
$6.74
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.13
$1.18
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.47
$1.6
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.33
$1.54
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.89
$1.82
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.99
$2.6
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16
$11.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.64
$6.8
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.8
$19.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.22
$4.99
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.52
$2.79
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.16
$2.7
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.45
$4.44
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.73
$2.47
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$2.05
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.46
$0.46
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.63
$1.89
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.2
$19.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.19
$2.3
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.41
$3.47
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.6
$6.18
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.49
$2.28
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.24
$1.77
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.73
$0.93
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$64.1
$44.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.7
$8.37
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$75.4
$30.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.4
$7.99
👖 Brand Jeans
$56
$76.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$71.5
$76.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$301
$231
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9091
$8188

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Distance City Cost of living
9.9 km or 6.2 mi Yotsukaido
$1023
11 km or 6.9 mi Narashino
$1038
11 km or 7.1 mi Ichihara
$1072
14 km or 8.5 mi Yachiyo
$1045
15 km or 9.3 mi Funabashi
$1170
18 km or 11 mi Sakura
$1041
19 km or 12 mi Urayasu
$1036
20 km or 13 mi Ichikawa
$1069
21 km or 13 mi Shisui
$1023
21 km or 13 mi Yachimata
$1022
22 km or 13 mi Kamagaya
$1022
22 km or 13 mi Shiroi
$1019
22 km or 14 mi Oamishirasato
$1020
23 km or 14 mi Sodegaura
$1024
24 km or 15 mi Togane
$1022
26 km or 16 mi Mobara
$1021
26 km or 16 mi Tomisato
$1021
26 km or 16 mi Inzai
$1025
26 km or 16 mi Hirai
$1019
27 km or 17 mi Matsudo
$1170
28 km or 18 mi Narita
$1073
28 km or 18 mi Sanmu
$1019
30 km or 18 mi Sakae
$1025
30 km or 19 mi Kisarazu
$1024
30 km or 19 mi Abiko
$1024
31 km or 19 mi Kashiwa
$999
33 km or 20 mi Misato
$1031
34 km or 21 mi Nagareyama
$1046
34 km or 21 mi Yashio
$1025
35 km or 22 mi Kimitsu
$1024
35 km or 22 mi Toride
$1027
36 km or 22 mi Ryugasaki
$1020
37 km or 23 mi Soka
$1061
37 km or 23 mi Kawasaki-ku
$1054
37 km or 23 mi Yokoshibahikari
$1021
37 km or 23 mi Kawasaki
$1133
38 km or 24 mi Tokyo
$1698
40 km or 25 mi Futtsu
$1020
40 km or 25 mi Yoshikawa
$1020
41 km or 25 mi Moriya
$1025

Cities near Seongnam

Distance City Cost of living
3.1 km or 1.9 mi Siheung
$945
11 km or 7 mi Gwangju
$927
13 km or 8.1 mi Hanam
$906
13 km or 8.2 mi Gwacheon
$897
17 km or 11 mi Guri
$906
18 km or 11 mi Uiwang
$901
19 km or 12 mi Gunpo
$975
19 km or 12 mi Anyang
$1102
20 km or 13 mi Seoul
$1460
20 km or 13 mi Suwon
$977
23 km or 14 mi Namyangju
$970
23 km or 14 mi Yongin
$1049
24 km or 15 mi Gwangmyeong
$928
31 km or 19 mi Ansan
$921
32 km or 20 mi Bucheon
$1121
32 km or 20 mi Icheon
$979
33 km or 21 mi Osan
$912
36 km or 22 mi Uijeongbu
$998
36 km or 22 mi Goyang
$1002
39 km or 24 mi Yangju
$912
42 km or 26 mi Hwaseong
$965
43 km or 26 mi Gimpo
$979
43 km or 27 mi Incheon
$1002
47 km or 29 mi Yeoju
$902
50 km or 31 mi Anseong
$912
50 km or 31 mi Pyeongtaek
$809
51 km or 32 mi Pocheon
$906
52 km or 32 mi Paju
$941
53 km or 33 mi Dongducheon
$911
70 km or 44 mi Wonju
$857
70 km or 44 mi Cheonan
$930
71 km or 44 mi Chuncheon
$834
75 km or 47 mi Dangjin
$904
78 km or 49 mi Kaesong
$1473
88 km or 54 mi Chungju
$1004
94 km or 59 mi Cheongju
$880
95 km or 59 mi Seosan
$872
101 km or 63 mi Jecheon
$932
107 km or 66 mi Sejong
$928
109 km or 68 mi Gongju
$939