Hamamatsu vs Ulsan - Cost of Living Comparison

Hamamatsu Ulsan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1232
$1066
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3138
$2655
🏠 One person rent
$542
$434
🏘️ Family rent
$920
$755
🍽️ Food expenses
$404
$427
🚐 Transport expenses
$180
$107
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1697
$2029
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
5 km
6 km
🎓 Higher education
58
65
😀 Quality of life
70
70
🏙️ Population
788K
1.17M

The cost of living in Hamamatsu is 16% more expensive than in Ulsan. Cities ranked 3409th and 4375th ($1232 vs $1066) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 11th and 6th in Japan and South Korea, respectively. Check Japan vs South Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.4 months in Hamamatsu compared to 1.9 months in Ulsan. Hamamatsu ranked 508th best city to live in Japan vs Ulsan ranked 30th in South Korea, while ranked 2188th and 2132nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Hamamatsu Ulsan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.59
$5.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$35.5
$25.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.93
$4.91
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.78
$2.76
 Cappuccino
$3.41
$3.33
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.19
$1.25
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$538
$470
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$374
$335
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$978
$1022
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$672
$571
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$95.2
$41.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$147
$64.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$39.9
$29.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.15%
4.96%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4013
$14113
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2445
$7526
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$0.99
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$65.1
$47.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$29.9
$10.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.12
$1.32
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.46
$1.99
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.17
$2.44
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.17
$2.18
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.93
$3.24
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.4
$16.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.73
$7.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$23.8
$33.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.71
$5.94
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.67
$3.55
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.79
$6.07
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.76
$4.56
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$3.88
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$2.76
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.69
$0.74
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.57
$2.14
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.57
$10.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.66
$1.88
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.59
$3.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$17.6
$6.74
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.74
$8.07
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.53
$1.62
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.5
$2.06
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$62.6
$61.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.3
$7.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$33.8
$29.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.9
$8.82
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.5
$72.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$55.7
$79.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$560
$343
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$15969
$11650

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11 km or 6.7 mi Iwata
$1034
18 km or 11 mi Fukuroi
$1021
18 km or 11 mi Kosai
$1023
25 km or 15 mi Kakegawa
$1027
29 km or 18 mi Shinshiro
$1021
32 km or 20 mi Kikugawa
$1021
32 km or 20 mi Toyohashi
$1206
35 km or 22 mi Toyokawa
$1043
37 km or 23 mi Omaezaki
$1022
43 km or 26 mi Shimada
$1022
43 km or 27 mi Tahara
$1023
45 km or 28 mi Makinohara
$1020
48 km or 30 mi Yoshida
$1020
48 km or 30 mi Gamagori
$1023
51 km or 32 mi Fujieda
$1030
54 km or 34 mi Kota
$1023
56 km or 35 mi Yaizu
$1028
58 km or 36 mi Okazaki
$1044
63 km or 39 mi Nishio
$1038
64 km or 40 mi Chiryu
$1021
66 km or 41 mi Anjo
$1044
66 km or 41 mi Shizuoka
$1057
67 km or 41 mi Toyota
$1155
69 km or 43 mi Hekinan
$1024
72 km or 44 mi Takahama
$1019
73 km or 45 mi Miyoshi
$1021
73 km or 45 mi Kariya
$1035
75 km or 47 mi Togo
$1025
76 km or 47 mi Mihama
$1019
76 km or 47 mi Higashiura
$1020
76 km or 47 mi Taketoyo
$1021
76 km or 47 mi Handa
$1026
76 km or 48 mi Toyoake
$1022
77 km or 48 mi Obu
$1027
78 km or 49 mi Agui
$1020
79 km or 49 mi Nisshin
$1025
81 km or 50 mi Nagakute
$1022
81 km or 50 mi Seto
$1027
83 km or 52 mi Tokai
$1024
84 km or 52 mi Mizunami
$1024

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Distance City Cost of living
34 km or 21 mi Yangsan
$909
35 km or 21 mi Gyeongju
$1184
52 km or 32 mi Miryang
$861
53 km or 33 mi Gimhae
$839
54 km or 33 mi Pohang
$775
56 km or 35 mi Busan
$1031
58 km or 36 mi Yeongcheon
$792
60 km or 38 mi Gyeongsan
$922
68 km or 42 mi Changwon
$955
74 km or 46 mi Daegu
$918
81 km or 50 mi Masan
$945
94 km or 58 mi Sacheon
$795
102 km or 63 mi Geoje
$945
113 km or 70 mi Tongyeong
$900
114 km or 71 mi Gumi
$951
119 km or 74 mi Jinju
$765
125 km or 78 mi Andong
$800
125 km or 78 mi Gimcheon
$925
126 km or 78 mi Tsushima Island
$1024
142 km or 88 mi Sangju
$981
150 km or 93 mi Tsushima
$1021
153 km or 95 mi Mungyeong
$897
154 km or 96 mi Yeongju
$963
162 km or 100 mi Gwangyang
$963
174 km or 108 mi Yeosu
$1003
176 km or 109 mi Namwon
$895
179 km or 111 mi Suncheon
$923
183 km or 114 mi Taebaek
$893
195 km or 121 mi Daejeon
$944
198 km or 123 mi Jeonju
$791
201 km or 125 mi Chungju
$1004
202 km or 126 mi Jecheon
$932
203 km or 126 mi Gyeryong
$896
203 km or 126 mi Iki
$1020
204 km or 127 mi Cheongju
$880
211 km or 131 mi Sejong
$928
211 km or 131 mi Samcheok
$898
214 km or 133 mi Nonsan
$928
215 km or 133 mi Nagato
$1019
218 km or 135 mi Iksan
$925