Gold Coast vs Kagoshima - Cost of Living Comparison

Gold Coast Kagoshima
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1776
$1170
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4282
$2787
🏠 One person rent
$1000
$536
🏘️ Family rent
$1679
$881
🍽️ Food expenses
$477
$378
🚐 Transport expenses
$165
$172
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3864
$2695
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
20 km
28 km
🎓 Higher education
48
45
😀 Quality of life
90
74
🏙️ Population
638K
594K

The cost of living in Gold Coast is 52% more expensive than in Kagoshima. Cities ranked 2046th and 4095th ($1776 vs $1170) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 14th and 20th 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 2.3 months in Kagoshima. Gold Coast ranked 6th best city to live in Australia vs Kagoshima ranked 257th in Japan, while ranked 104th and 1037th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gold Coast vs Kagoshima

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Gold Coast Kagoshima
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$13.9
$5.36
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$62.6
$30.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.81
$5.45
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.59
$3.78
 Cappuccino
$3.43
$2.71
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.49
$1.06
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1207
$546
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$780
$408
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2335
$992
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1293
$689
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.5
$59.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$125
$89.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$52.3
$41.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.69%
1.51%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$9231
$3858
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6718
$2362
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.43
$1.35
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$111
$53
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.2
$37.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.39
$1.24
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.05
$1.19
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.26
$1.2
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.93
$8.37
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.97
$1.7
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.81
$14.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.02
$4.13
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.6
$11.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.93
$4.56
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.46
$2.27
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.51
$3.99
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.85
$3
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.04
$1.89
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$1.37
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.29
$0.6
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.57
$1.57
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.5
$15
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.47
$2.64
🚬 Cigarette pack
$23.6
$3.75
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.18
$9.34
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.06
$3.57
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.53
$1.53
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.13
$1.84
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$49
$30.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.5
$12.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$45.2
$34
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.4
$15.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$74.7
$23.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$107
$46.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1465
$219
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18118
$11258

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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 Kagoshima

Distance City Cost of living
15 km or 9.5 mi Hioki
$1020
16 km or 10 mi Aira
$1021
25 km or 16 mi Kirishima
$1027
27 km or 17 mi Minamikyushu
$1023
30 km or 19 mi Minamisatsuma
$1022
30 km or 19 mi Ichikikushikino
$1022
34 km or 21 mi Satsumasendai
$1022
36 km or 22 mi Satsuma
$1021
37 km or 23 mi Kanoya
$1025
39 km or 24 mi Ibusuki
$1023
44 km or 27 mi Makurazaki
$1017
44 km or 27 mi Soo
$1023
48 km or 30 mi Shibushi
$1020
50 km or 31 mi Miyakonojo
$1032
51 km or 32 mi Isa
$1022
56 km or 35 mi Mimata
$1023
58 km or 36 mi Izumi
$1023
59 km or 37 mi Kobayashi
$1023
71 km or 44 mi Minamata
$1021
71 km or 44 mi Hitoyoshi
$1017
78 km or 48 mi Nichinan
$1019
89 km or 55 mi Miyazaki
$1042
98 km or 61 mi Saito
$1022
102 km or 63 mi Amakusa
$1023
103 km or 64 mi Yatsushiro
$1025
107 km or 67 mi Takanabe
$1019
111 km or 69 mi Kami-Amakusa
$1020
117 km or 73 mi Uki
$1022
121 km or 75 mi Minamishimabara
$1021
122 km or 76 mi Uto
$1019
133 km or 82 mi Shimabara
$1023
134 km or 84 mi Kumamoto
$1200
135 km or 84 mi Mashiki
$1020
136 km or 85 mi Hyuga
$1019
142 km or 88 mi Unzen
$1023
143 km or 89 mi Kikuyo
$1023
145 km or 90 mi Koshi
$1026
146 km or 90 mi Ozu
$1021
147 km or 91 mi Isahaya
$1029
147 km or 91 mi Nagasaki
$983