Gold Coast vs Hamamatsu - Cost of Living Comparison

Gold Coast Hamamatsu
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1776
$1232
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4282
$3138
🏠 One person rent
$1000
$542
🏘️ Family rent
$1679
$920
🍽️ Food expenses
$477
$404
🚐 Transport expenses
$165
$180
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3864
$1697
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
20 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
48
58
😀 Quality of life
90
70
🏙️ Population
638K
788K

The cost of living in Gold Coast is 44% more expensive than in Hamamatsu. Cities ranked 2046th and 3409th ($1776 vs $1232) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 14th and 11th in Australia and Japan, respectively. Check Australia vs Japan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.2 months in Gold Coast compared to 1.4 months in Hamamatsu. Gold Coast ranked 6th best city to live in Australia vs Hamamatsu ranked 508th in Japan, while ranked 104th and 2188th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gold Coast vs Hamamatsu

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Gold Coast Hamamatsu
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$13.9
$5.59
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$62.6
$35.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.81
$4.93
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.59
$3.78
 Cappuccino
$3.43
$3.41
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.49
$1.19
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1207
$538
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$780
$374
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2335
$978
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1293
$672
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.5
$95.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$125
$147
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$52.3
$39.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.69%
1.15%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$9231
$4013
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6718
$2445
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.43
$3.01
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$111
$65.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.2
$29.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.39
$1.12
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.05
$1.46
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.26
$1.17
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.93
$2.17
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.97
$1.93
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.81
$14.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.02
$8.73
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.6
$23.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.93
$5.71
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.46
$1.67
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.51
$3.79
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.85
$3.76
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.04
$0.75
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$0.94
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.29
$0.69
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.57
$1.57
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.5
$7.57
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.47
$1.66
🚬 Cigarette pack
$23.6
$3.59
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.18
$17.6
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.06
$3.74
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.53
$1.53
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.13
$1.5
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$49
$62.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.5
$14.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$45.2
$33.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.4
$16.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$74.7
$51.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$107
$55.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1465
$560
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18118
$15969

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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
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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

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.7 mi Iwata
$1034
18 km or 11 mi Fukuroi
$1021
18 km or 11 mi Kosai
$1023
25 km or 15 mi Kakegawa
$1027
29 km or 18 mi Shinshiro
$1021
32 km or 20 mi Kikugawa
$1021
32 km or 20 mi Toyohashi
$1206
35 km or 22 mi Toyokawa
$1043
37 km or 23 mi Omaezaki
$1022
43 km or 26 mi Shimada
$1022
43 km or 27 mi Tahara
$1023
45 km or 28 mi Makinohara
$1020
48 km or 30 mi Yoshida
$1020
48 km or 30 mi Gamagori
$1023
51 km or 32 mi Fujieda
$1030
54 km or 34 mi Kota
$1023
56 km or 35 mi Yaizu
$1028
58 km or 36 mi Okazaki
$1044
63 km or 39 mi Nishio
$1038
64 km or 40 mi Chiryu
$1021
66 km or 41 mi Anjo
$1044
66 km or 41 mi Shizuoka
$1057
67 km or 41 mi Toyota
$1155
69 km or 43 mi Hekinan
$1024
72 km or 44 mi Takahama
$1019
73 km or 45 mi Miyoshi
$1021
73 km or 45 mi Kariya
$1035
75 km or 47 mi Togo
$1025
76 km or 47 mi Mihama
$1019
76 km or 47 mi Higashiura
$1020
76 km or 47 mi Taketoyo
$1021
76 km or 47 mi Handa
$1026
76 km or 48 mi Toyoake
$1022
77 km or 48 mi Obu
$1027
78 km or 49 mi Agui
$1020
79 km or 49 mi Nisshin
$1025
81 km or 50 mi Nagakute
$1022
81 km or 50 mi Seto
$1027
83 km or 52 mi Tokai
$1024
84 km or 52 mi Mizunami
$1024