Goyang vs Hwaseong - Cost of Living Comparison

Goyang Hwaseong
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1002
$965
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2668
$2567
🏠 One person rent
$412
$399
🏘️ Family rent
$820
$794
🍽️ Food expenses
$407
$400
🚐 Transport expenses
$95.6
$79.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1696
$1777
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
22 km
🎓 Higher education
98
78
😀 Quality of life
75
73
🏙️ Population
1.06M
655K

The cost of living in Goyang is 4% more expensive than in Hwaseong. Cities ranked 5367th and 5472nd ($1002 vs $965) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 12th and 23rd in South Korea.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months in Goyang compared to 1.8 months in Hwaseong. Ranked 5th vs 13th best cities to live in South Korea, and 738th vs 1414th among the best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Goyang vs Hwaseong

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Goyang Hwaseong
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.51
$5.71
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$27.9
$28.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.86
$4.93
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.78
$2.71
 Cappuccino
$3.27
$3.14
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$1.3
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$403
$385
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$302
$289
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$846
$796
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$655
$635
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$68.7
$70
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$106
$106
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$21.2
$21.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.63%
3.71%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$7450
$6584
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4324
$3951
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.03
$1.03
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$42.4
$41.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.99
$9.73
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.25
$1.28
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.96
$1.85
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.3
$2.28
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.12
$3.07
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.09
$3.02
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.4
$13.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.72
$7.59
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$28.4
$27.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.68
$5.44
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.26
$3.13
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.32
$4.14
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.41
$4.3
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.96
$2.82
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.42
$2.32
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.63
$0.63
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.39
$2.42
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.4
$12.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.97
$1.93
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.43
$3.39
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.97
$4.98
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.99
$4.84
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.39
$2.38
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.85
$1.86
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41
$39.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.9
$8.59
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$30.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.71
$7.57
👖 Brand Jeans
$56.1
$55.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$72.5
$72.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$337
$320
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18129
$17293

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Cities near Goyang

Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 7 mi Gimpo
$979
17 km or 10 mi Seoul
$1460
18 km or 11 mi Bucheon
$1121
20 km or 12 mi Paju
$941
20 km or 12 mi Gwangmyeong
$928
21 km or 13 mi Uijeongbu
$998
23 km or 15 mi Yangju
$912
27 km or 17 mi Incheon
$1002
28 km or 17 mi Guri
$906
29 km or 18 mi Gwacheon
$897
30 km or 19 mi Anyang
$1102
33 km or 21 mi Namyangju
$970
34 km or 21 mi Gunpo
$975
35 km or 22 mi Dongducheon
$911
36 km or 22 mi Hanam
$906
36 km or 22 mi Seongnam
$1022
36 km or 23 mi Siheung
$945
37 km or 23 mi Uiwang
$901
37 km or 23 mi Ansan
$921
42 km or 26 mi Pocheon
$906
43 km or 26 mi Kaesong
$1473
44 km or 27 mi Suwon
$977
46 km or 29 mi Gwangju
$927
51 km or 32 mi Hwaseong
$965
57 km or 35 mi Yongin
$1049
61 km or 38 mi Osan
$912
68 km or 42 mi Icheon
$979
77 km or 48 mi Pyeongtaek
$809
82 km or 51 mi Yeoju
$902
82 km or 51 mi Anseong
$912
83 km or 51 mi Chuncheon
$834
87 km or 54 mi Dangjin
$904
99 km or 61 mi Cheonan
$930
102 km or 63 mi Wonju
$857
103 km or 64 mi Seosan
$872
107 km or 66 mi Haeju
$1478
123 km or 77 mi Chungju
$1004
127 km or 79 mi Cheongju
$880
133 km or 83 mi Sariwon
$1486
135 km or 84 mi Jecheon
$932

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