Goyang vs Kuala Lumpur - Cost of Living Comparison

Goyang Kuala Lumpur
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1002
$694
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2668
$1766
🏠 One person rent
$412
$320
🏘️ Family rent
$820
$600
🍽️ Food expenses
$407
$241
🚐 Transport expenses
$95.6
$69.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1696
$1253
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
16 km
🎓 Higher education
98
92
😀 Quality of life
75
78
🏙️ Population
1.06M
1.98M

The cost of living in Goyang is 44% more expensive than in Kuala Lumpur. Cities ranked 5367th and 6605th ($1002 vs $694) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 12th and 1st in South Korea and Malaysia, respectively. Check South Korea vs Malaysia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months in Goyang compared to 1.8 months in Kuala Lumpur. Goyang ranked 5th best city to live in South Korea vs Kuala Lumpur ranked 1st in Malaysia, while ranked 738th and 467th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Goyang vs Kuala Lumpur

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Goyang Kuala Lumpur
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.51
$2.65
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$27.9
$20.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.86
$4
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.78
$3.38
 Cappuccino
$3.27
$2.63
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$0.6
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$403
$370
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$302
$234
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$846
$746
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$655
$466
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$68.7
$34.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$106
$53.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$21.2
$24.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.63%
3.69%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$7450
$2275
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4324
$1253
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.03
$0.68
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$42.4
$21.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.99
$7.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.25
$0.48
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.96
$1.58
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.3
$0.8
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.12
$1.17
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.09
$2.03
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.4
$9.56
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.72
$3.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$28.4
$8.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.68
$2.48
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.26
$1.51
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.32
$2.83
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.41
$1.44
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.96
$1.06
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.42
$0.94
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.63
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.39
$1.09
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.4
$17
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.97
$2.57
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.43
$4.1
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.97
$4.59
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.99
$2.98
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.39
$1.67
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.85
$1.76
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41
$34.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.9
$4.16
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$15.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.71
$8.06
👖 Brand Jeans
$56.1
$46.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$72.5
$62.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$337
$261
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18129
$9595

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$979
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$1460
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$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

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.7 mi Petaling Jaya
$625
15 km or 9.1 mi Subang Jaya
$642
19 km or 12 mi Shah Alam
$635
24 km or 15 mi Putrajaya
$495
25 km or 16 mi Cyberjaya
$450
30 km or 19 mi Klang
$591
54 km or 33 mi Seremban
$547
123 km or 77 mi Malacca
$530
124 km or 77 mi Teluk Intan
$533
155 km or 97 mi Muar
$552
167 km or 104 mi Dumai
$493
176 km or 109 mi Ipoh
$561
196 km or 122 mi Kuantan
$541
199 km or 124 mi Batu Pahat
$527
211 km or 131 mi Tanjungbalai
$488
217 km or 135 mi Taiping
$552
219 km or 136 mi Kluang
$526
229 km or 142 mi Chukai
$532
282 km or 175 mi Tebing Tinggi
$489
291 km or 181 mi Butterworth
$518
291 km or 181 mi Kuala Terengganu
$416
292 km or 181 mi Pekanbaru
$562
293 km or 182 mi Pematangsiantar
$322
294 km or 183 mi George Town
$510
297 km or 184 mi Johor Bahru
$575
309 km or 192 mi Sungai Petani
$526
311 km or 193 mi Singapore City
$2433
315 km or 195 mi Bukit Merah
$1915
335 km or 208 mi Padangsidempuan
$493
338 km or 210 mi Kota Bharu
$460
341 km or 212 mi Medan
$504
346 km or 215 mi Batam
$613
360 km or 224 mi Binjai
$462
361 km or 225 mi Alor Setar
$508
394 km or 245 mi Tanjung Pinang
$451
402 km or 250 mi Kangar
$486
413 km or 257 mi Langkawi
$498
441 km or 274 mi Langsa
$490
451 km or 280 mi Hat Yai
$548
457 km or 284 mi Ko Lipe
$534