Prices in Daejeon vs Kawasaki - Cost of Living Comparison

DaejeonKawasaki
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1085
$1525
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2699
$4053
🏠 One person rent
$475
$700
🏘️ Family rent
$813
$1454
🍽️ Food Expenses
$408
$444
🚐 Transport Expenses
$116
$271
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2588
$3638
🏙️ Population
1.48M
1.53M

The cost of living in Daejeon is 29% less expensive than in Kawasaki. Cities ranked 5206th and 2310th ($1085 vs $1525) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 10th and 15th in South Korea and Japan, respectively. Check South Korea vs Japan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.4 months in Daejeon compared to 2.4 months in Kawasaki. Daejeon ranked 9th best city to live in South Korea vs Kawasaki ranked 6th in Japan, while ranked 381st and 202nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Daejeon vs Kawasaki

DaejeonKawasaki
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.05
$7.18
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$21.1
$41.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.2
$6.78
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.44
$3.84
☕ Cappuccino
$3.73
$3.59
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.18
$0.94
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$448
$884
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$363
$480
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$770
$1260
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$656
$1254
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$75.4
$108
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$115
$167
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19.4
$31.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.47%
1.45%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2819
$5560
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2058
$3738
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.04
$1.96
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$55
$85.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.25
$37.4
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.34
$1.31
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.26
$1.87
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.26
$1.22
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.9
$4.65
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.56
$2.33
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.9
$9.85
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.71
$7.86
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$23.6
$18.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.15
$5.62
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
$3.48
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.94
$1.85
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.62
$4.67
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.82
$3.65
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.38
$1.86
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.71
$0.94
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.42
$1.61
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.5
$16
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.49
$1.97
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.34
$2.15
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.87
$10.4
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$7.97
$4.78
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.85
$1.53
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.79
$2.29
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44
$89.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.13
$17.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.1
$9.05
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.18
$20.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$75
$42.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80.8
$65.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$394
$744
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$16597
$19029

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15 km or 9.2 miGyeryong
$936
18 km or 11 miSejong
$971
26 km or 16 miGongju
$1001
31 km or 20 miNonsan
$987
33 km or 21 miCheongju
$1104
42 km or 26 miAsan
$975
55 km or 34 miCheonan
$1045
60 km or 37 miIksan
$971
63 km or 39 miJeonju
$904
69 km or 43 miBoryeong
$1001
70 km or 43 miSangju
$874
70 km or 44 miGimcheon
$968
73 km or 46 miGunsan
$1005
74 km or 46 miAnseong
$954
76 km or 47 miGimje
$1030
76 km or 47 miPyeongtaek
$976
78 km or 48 miMungyeong
$937
84 km or 52 miChungju
$927
88 km or 55 miGumi
$986
91 km or 56 miDangjin
$948
93 km or 58 miOsan
$956
96 km or 60 miSeosan
$926
99 km or 62 miJeongeup
$938
100 km or 62 miYongin
$1047
103 km or 64 miIcheon
$1167
105 km or 65 miNamwon
$937
107 km or 67 miYeoju
$939
109 km or 68 miSuwon
$1027
109 km or 68 miHwaseong
$1013
114 km or 71 miJecheon
$988
117 km or 72 miUiwang
$946
118 km or 73 miGwangju
$971
119 km or 74 miAnsan
$802
120 km or 74 miGunpo
$978
120 km or 75 miWonju
$1065
121 km or 75 miSiheung
$989
122 km or 76 miDaegu
$1013
122 km or 76 miAndong
$908
123 km or 76 miAnyang
$1204
123 km or 76 miSeongnam
$1112

Cities near Kawasaki

DistanceCityCost of living
1.5 km or 0.9 miKawasaki-ku
$1252
11 km or 6.9 miYokohama
$1854
17 km or 11 miKomae
$1214
19 km or 12 miTokyo
$2080
21 km or 13 miChofu
$1254
22 km or 14 miYamato
$1256
22 km or 14 miInagi
$1215
22 km or 14 miMitaka
$1243
23 km or 14 miMachida
$1343
24 km or 15 miUrayasu
$1229
25 km or 15 miHirai
$1211
25 km or 16 miSodegaura
$1210
25 km or 16 miKisarazu
$1215
25 km or 16 miMusashino
$1224
26 km or 16 miKamakura
$1251
26 km or 16 miTama
$1225
26 km or 16 miAyase
$1216
26 km or 16 miFuchu
$1266
27 km or 17 miZama
$1212
27 km or 17 miZushi
$1209
27 km or 17 miKoganei
$1217
27 km or 17 miFujisawa
$1319
27 km or 17 miNishitokyo
$1249
28 km or 17 miFuttsu
$1211
28 km or 17 miKimitsu
$1209
29 km or 18 miEbina
$1217
29 km or 18 miHayama
$1211
30 km or 19 miYokosuka
$1388
30 km or 19 miKunitachi
$1216
30 km or 19 miKokubunji
$1213
31 km or 19 miWako
$1211
31 km or 19 miSagamihara
$1306
31 km or 19 miHigashikurume
$1216
31 km or 19 miIchikawa
$1636
31 km or 19 miKodaira
$1244
32 km or 20 miAtsugi
$1359
32 km or 20 miTachikawa
$1238
32 km or 20 miFunabashi
$1403
32 km or 20 miKawaguchi
$1287
33 km or 20 miHino
$1243