Gold Coast vs Gwangju - Cost of Living Comparison

Gold Coast Gwangju
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1776
$902
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4282
$2451
🏠 One person rent
$1000
$310
🏘️ Family rent
$1679
$478
🍽️ Food expenses
$477
$406
🚐 Transport expenses
$165
$97.5
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3864
$2113
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
20 km
11 km
🎓 Higher education
48
59
😀 Quality of life
90
71
🏙️ Population
638K
1.49M

The cost of living in Gold Coast is 97% more expensive than in Gwangju. Cities ranked 2046th and 5707th ($1776 vs $902) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 14th and 61st in Australia and South Korea, respectively. Check Australia vs South Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.2 months in Gold Coast compared to 2.3 months in Gwangju. Gold Coast ranked 6th best city to live in Australia vs Gwangju ranked 26th in South Korea, while ranked 104th and 1947th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gold Coast vs Gwangju

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Gold Coast Gwangju
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$13.9
$5.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$62.6
$22.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.81
$5.62
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.59
$2.31
 Cappuccino
$3.43
$3.94
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.49
$1.25
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1207
$315
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$780
$217
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2335
$491
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1293
$349
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.5
$51.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$125
$79.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$52.3
$22
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.69%
4.47%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$9231
$4840
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6718
$2414
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.43
$0.95
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$111
$44.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.2
$7.92
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.39
$1.13
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.05
$1.94
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.26
$2.11
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.93
$2.31
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.97
$2.73
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.81
$8.48
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.02
$7.24
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.6
$41.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.93
$5.39
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.46
$3.31
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.51
$4.48
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.85
$2.31
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.04
$3.56
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$1.91
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.29
$1.02
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.57
$1.83
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.5
$10.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.47
$1.52
🚬 Cigarette pack
$23.6
$2.92
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.18
$9.25
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.06
$3.85
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.53
$4.05
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.13
$1.55
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$49
$37.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.5
$8.17
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$45.2
$38.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.4
$7.15
👖 Brand Jeans
$74.7
$61.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$107
$66.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1465
$724
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18118
$18788

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5.6 km or 3.5 mi Southport
$1627
71 km or 44 mi Brisbane
$2056
73 km or 45 mi Byron Bay
$2199
77 km or 48 mi Ipswich
$1612
114 km or 71 mi Caboolture
$1630
138 km or 86 mi Caloundra
$1630
152 km or 94 mi Toowoomba
$1462
155 km or 97 mi Sunshine Coast
$1808
256 km or 159 mi Coffs Harbour
$1359
308 km or 192 mi Hervey Bay
$1658
323 km or 201 mi Armidale
$1677
367 km or 228 mi Bundaberg
$1482
383 km or 238 mi Port Macquarie
$1640
511 km or 318 mi Gladstone
$1603
567 km or 353 mi Newcastle
$1798
591 km or 367 mi Rockhampton
$1390
660 km or 410 mi Dubbo
$1445
669 km or 416 mi Dee Why
$1970
675 km or 419 mi Kellyville
$1656
683 km or 424 mi Blacktown
$1581
683 km or 425 mi Sydney
$2294
684 km or 425 mi Parramatta
$1896
703 km or 437 mi Bathurst
$1558
715 km or 445 mi Orange
$1661
752 km or 468 mi Wollongong
$1554
827 km or 514 mi Goulburn
$1700
904 km or 562 mi Canberra
$1792
974 km or 605 mi Wagga Wagga
$1386
988 km or 614 mi Griffith
$1629
1182 km or 734 mi Townsville
$1224
1196 km or 743 mi Shepparton
$1442
1271 km or 789 mi Mildura
$1622
1294 km or 804 mi Bendigo
$1610
1299 km or 807 mi Traralgon
$1626
1337 km or 830 mi Sunbury
$1625
1338 km or 831 mi Pakenham
$1631
1342 km or 834 mi Berwick
$1562
1344 km or 835 mi Melbourne
$1968
1344 km or 835 mi South Yarra
$1589
1344 km or 835 mi Dandenong
$1498

Cities near Gwangju

Distance City Cost of living
24 km or 15 mi Naju
$898
45 km or 28 mi Jeongeup
$901
50 km or 31 mi Namwon
$895
57 km or 36 mi Suncheon
$923
64 km or 39 mi Mokpo
$969
71 km or 44 mi Gimje
$944
76 km or 47 mi Gwangyang
$963
76 km or 47 mi Jeonju
$791
82 km or 51 mi Yeosu
$1003
86 km or 54 mi Iksan
$925
92 km or 57 mi Gunsan
$941
106 km or 66 mi Jinju
$765
116 km or 72 mi Nonsan
$928
127 km or 79 mi Gyeryong
$896
131 km or 81 mi Sacheon
$795
132 km or 82 mi Asan
$927
133 km or 82 mi Boryeong
$946
138 km or 86 mi Daejeon
$944
142 km or 88 mi Tongyeong
$900
145 km or 90 mi Gongju
$939
148 km or 92 mi Masan
$945
150 km or 93 mi Sejong
$928
151 km or 94 mi Gimcheon
$925
156 km or 97 mi Geoje
$945
158 km or 98 mi Changwon
$955
170 km or 106 mi Miryang
$861
171 km or 106 mi Daegu
$918
171 km or 107 mi Cheongju
$880
174 km or 108 mi Gumi
$951
179 km or 111 mi Sangju
$981
179 km or 111 mi Gimhae
$839
180 km or 112 mi Gyeongsan
$922
184 km or 114 mi Cheonan
$930
184 km or 115 mi Seosan
$872
188 km or 117 mi Jeju
$1542
193 km or 120 mi Busan
$1031
194 km or 120 mi Yangsan
$909
194 km or 120 mi Dangjin
$904
196 km or 122 mi Mungyeong
$897
203 km or 126 mi Jeju Island
$968