Goyang vs Kathmandu - Cost of Living Comparison

Goyang Kathmandu
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1002
$435
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2668
$1138
🏠 One person rent
$412
$140
🏘️ Family rent
$820
$283
🍽️ Food expenses
$407
$198
🚐 Transport expenses
$95.6
$48.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1696
$207
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
2 km
🎓 Higher education
98
28
😀 Quality of life
75
47
🏙️ Population
1.06M
846K

The cost of living in Goyang is 130% more expensive than in Kathmandu. Cities ranked 5367th and 8649th ($1002 vs $435) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 12th and 2nd in South Korea and Nepal, respectively. Check South Korea vs Nepal comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months in Goyang compared to 0.5 months in Kathmandu. Goyang ranked 5th best city to live in South Korea vs Kathmandu ranked 2nd in Nepal, while ranked 738th and 6397th among best cities to live in the world.

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Goyang Kathmandu
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.51
$2.37
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$27.9
$24.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.86
$7.93
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.78
$2.45
 Cappuccino
$3.27
$1.48
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$0.43
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$403
$156
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$302
$97.9
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$846
$336
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$655
$219
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$68.7
$17.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$106
$27
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$21.2
$13.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.63%
12.17%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$7450
$1709
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4324
$663
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.03
$0.2
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$42.4
$4.74
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.99
$8.74
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.25
$1.17
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.96
$0.78
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.3
$0.5
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.12
$0.82
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.09
$1.67
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.4
$8.28
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.72
$3.32
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$28.4
$3.93
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.68
$2.22
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.26
$0.96
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.32
$1.33
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.41
$0.66
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.96
$0.49
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.42
$0.6
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.63
$0.17
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.39
$1.69
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.4
$7.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.97
$2.16
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.43
$3.15
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.97
$1.99
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.99
$2.89
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.39
$0.95
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.85
$0.51
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41
$31.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.9
$3.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$17.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.71
$1.85
👖 Brand Jeans
$56.1
$26.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$72.5
$51
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$337
$85.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18129
$3165

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$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
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$901
37 km or 23 mi Ansan
$921
42 km or 26 mi Pocheon
$906
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$1473
44 km or 27 mi Suwon
$977
46 km or 29 mi Gwangju
$927
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$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

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$445
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$322
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$307
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$335
146 km or 91 mi Pokhara
$350
183 km or 114 mi Muzaffarpur
$250
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$365
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$352
235 km or 146 mi Patna
$408
238 km or 148 mi Saharsa
$336
261 km or 162 mi Damak
$302
300 km or 186 mi Purnia
$368
320 km or 199 mi Bhagalpur
$284
322 km or 200 mi Siliguri
$375
332 km or 206 mi Gaya
$275
346 km or 215 mi Jaunpur
$337
355 km or 220 mi Varanasi
$362
359 km or 223 mi Raiganj
$337
384 km or 239 mi Shigatse
$667
398 km or 247 mi Mirzapur
$381
400 km or 249 mi Paro
$492
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$339
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$373
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$499
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$540
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$336
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$355
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$361
449 km or 279 mi Dhanbad
$377
468 km or 291 mi Kulti
$342
476 km or 296 mi Asansol
$312
479 km or 298 mi Dhangadhi
$314
485 km or 301 mi Ranchi
$371
493 km or 306 mi Rajshahi
$303
495 km or 307 mi Berhampore
$338
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$329
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$353
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$365
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$441
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$330