Gothenburg vs Hwaseong - Cost of Living Comparison

Gothenburg Hwaseong
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1442
$965
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3145
$2567
🏠 One person rent
$743
$399
🏘️ Family rent
$1187
$794
🍽️ Food expenses
$427
$400
🚐 Transport expenses
$146
$79.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2915
$1777
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
22 km
🎓 Higher education
46
78
😀 Quality of life
92
73
🏙️ Population
605K
655K

The cost of living in Gothenburg is 49% more expensive than in Hwaseong. Cities ranked 2868th and 5472nd ($1442 vs $965) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 8th and 23rd in Sweden and South Korea, respectively. Check Sweden vs South Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months in Gothenburg compared to 1.8 months in Hwaseong. Gothenburg ranked 2nd best city to live in Sweden vs Hwaseong ranked 13th in South Korea, while ranked 63rd and 1414th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gothenburg vs Hwaseong

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Gothenburg Hwaseong
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.81
$5.71
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.8
$28.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.51
$4.93
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.14
$2.71
 Cappuccino
$3.86
$3.14
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.89
$1.3
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$839
$385
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$582
$289
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1364
$796
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$952
$635
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.4
$70
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
$106
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.6
$21.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.56%
3.71%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6222
$6584
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3932
$3951
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.41
$1.03
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$79.1
$41.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.3
$9.73
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.77
$1.28
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
$1.85
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
$2.28
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$3.07
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
$3.02
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.87
$13.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$7.59
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$27.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$5.44
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$3.13
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
$4.14
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$4.3
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$2.82
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$2.32
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.63
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
$2.42
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.94
$12.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$1.93
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.38
$3.39
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.31
$4.98
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.9
$4.84
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.74
$2.38
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$1.86
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.6
$39.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.3
$8.59
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$30.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.9
$7.57
👖 Brand Jeans
$87
$55.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.3
$72.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$320
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3132
$17293

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Distance City Cost of living
2.8 km or 1.7 mi Molndal
$1466
58 km or 36 mi Boras
$1132
66 km or 41 mi Varberg
$1244
70 km or 44 mi Trollhattan
$1057
76 km or 47 mi Uddevalla
$1118
80 km or 50 mi Vanersborg
$1249
90 km or 56 mi Frederikshavn
$1108
126 km or 78 mi Halmstad
$1218
130 km or 81 mi Jonkoping
$1380
134 km or 83 mi Varnamo
$1154
136 km or 84 mi Skovde
$1296
142 km or 88 mi Aalborg
$1405
150 km or 93 mi Ljungby
$1319
157 km or 98 mi Mariestad
$1251
164 km or 102 mi Halden
$1571
167 km or 104 mi Angelholm
$1242
179 km or 111 mi Randers
$1376
182 km or 113 mi Fredrikstad
$1822
186 km or 115 mi Sarpsborg
$1554
186 km or 115 mi Helsingor
$1489
186 km or 116 mi Vetlanda
$1271
187 km or 116 mi Helsingborg
$1356
191 km or 118 mi Vaxjo
$1218
191 km or 119 mi Larvik
$1899
192 km or 119 mi Sandefjord
$1683
194 km or 121 mi Hillerod
$1721
199 km or 124 mi Hassleholm
$1059
200 km or 124 mi Aarhus
$1568
202 km or 125 mi Horsholm
$1491
202 km or 126 mi Tonsberg
$1704
206 km or 128 mi Landskrona
$980
207 km or 129 mi Viborg
$1265
208 km or 129 mi Arendal
$1608
210 km or 131 mi Karlstad
$1135
212 km or 132 mi Moss
$1870
212 km or 132 mi Porsgrunn
$1640
213 km or 132 mi Horten
$1739
216 km or 134 mi Gentofte
$1486
222 km or 138 mi Skien
$1688
223 km or 138 mi Arvika
$1201

Cities near Hwaseong

Distance City Cost of living
15 km or 9.1 mi Ansan
$921
24 km or 15 mi Suwon
$977
24 km or 15 mi Uiwang
$901
25 km or 15 mi Gunpo
$975
26 km or 16 mi Anyang
$1102
28 km or 17 mi Osan
$912
31 km or 19 mi Incheon
$1002
32 km or 20 mi Gwangmyeong
$928
32 km or 20 mi Gwacheon
$897
33 km or 21 mi Bucheon
$1121
36 km or 22 mi Dangjin
$904
37 km or 23 mi Pyeongtaek
$809
39 km or 24 mi Yongin
$1049
39 km or 24 mi Siheung
$945
42 km or 26 mi Seongnam
$1022
47 km or 29 mi Gimpo
$979
47 km or 29 mi Seoul
$1460
49 km or 31 mi Gwangju
$927
50 km or 31 mi Anseong
$912
51 km or 32 mi Goyang
$1002
54 km or 34 mi Seosan
$872
55 km or 34 mi Hanam
$906
55 km or 34 mi Guri
$906
56 km or 35 mi Cheonan
$930
60 km or 38 mi Icheon
$979
63 km or 39 mi Namyangju
$970
66 km or 41 mi Uijeongbu
$998
70 km or 43 mi Yangju
$912
71 km or 44 mi Paju
$941
78 km or 48 mi Yeoju
$902
84 km or 52 mi Dongducheon
$911
86 km or 54 mi Pocheon
$906
87 km or 54 mi Kaesong
$1473
89 km or 55 mi Gongju
$939
90 km or 56 mi Cheongju
$880
92 km or 57 mi Sejong
$928
95 km or 59 mi Asan
$927
97 km or 60 mi Boryeong
$946
103 km or 64 mi Wonju
$857
106 km or 66 mi Chungju
$1004