Hangzhou vs Ulsan - Cost of Living Comparison

Hangzhou Ulsan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$882
$1066
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2487
$2655
🏠 One person rent
$396
$434
🏘️ Family rent
$812
$755
🍽️ Food expenses
$291
$427
🚐 Transport expenses
$90.7
$107
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1195
$2029
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
6 km
🎓 Higher education
89
65
😀 Quality of life
73
70
🏙️ Population
11.9M
1.17M

The cost of living in Hangzhou is 17% less expensive than in Ulsan. Cities ranked 5795th and 4375th ($882 vs $1066) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 16th and 6th in China and South Korea, respectively. Check China vs South Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.4 months in Hangzhou compared to 1.9 months in Ulsan. Hangzhou ranked 7th best city to live in China vs Ulsan ranked 30th in South Korea, while ranked 1206th and 2132nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Hangzhou vs Ulsan

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Hangzhou Ulsan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.69
$5.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$27
$25.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.44
$4.91
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.44
$2.76
 Cappuccino
$4.39
$3.33
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.52
$1.25
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$511
$470
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$306
$335
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1002
$1022
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$679
$571
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.2
$41.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57.1
$64.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$11.3
$29.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.32%
4.96%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$8713
$14113
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4853
$7526
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.44
$0.99
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.3
$47.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.47
$10.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.14
$1.32
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.35
$1.99
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.08
$2.44
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.67
$2.18
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.07
$3.24
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16
$16.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.3
$7.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.6
$33.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.21
$5.94
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.43
$3.55
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$6.07
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$4.56
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1
$3.88
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$2.76
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.55
$0.74
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.38
$2.14
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$14.7
$10.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.99
$1.88
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.18
$3.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.8
$6.74
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.62
$8.07
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.46
$1.62
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.65
$2.06
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$29.4
$61.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.18
$7.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$74.9
$29.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.82
$8.82
👖 Brand Jeans
$53.6
$72.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$82.3
$79.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$449
$343
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$19493
$11650

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49 km or 30 mi Shaoxing
$745
69 km or 43 mi Huzhou
$720
79 km or 49 mi Jiaxing
$730
102 km or 63 mi Guangde
$657
105 km or 65 mi Yiwu
$696
121 km or 75 mi Ningguo
$651
125 km or 78 mi Suzhou
$921
129 km or 80 mi Yixing
$678
137 km or 85 mi Jinhua
$852
139 km or 87 mi Ningbo
$809
146 km or 90 mi Liyang
$666
147 km or 91 mi Wuxi
$861
148 km or 92 mi Kunshan
$699
156 km or 97 mi Xuancheng
$732
161 km or 100 mi Shanghai
$1413
161 km or 100 mi Taicang
$677
165 km or 102 mi Changshu
$689
170 km or 106 mi Pudong
$759
175 km or 109 mi Changzhou
$782
182 km or 113 mi Linhai
$675
185 km or 115 mi Zhangjiagang
$686
185 km or 115 mi Jiangyin
$681
188 km or 117 mi Zhoushan
$680
188 km or 117 mi Huangshan
$684
191 km or 118 mi Quzhou
$520
195 km or 121 mi Jingjiang
$665
202 km or 125 mi Lishui
$768
202 km or 126 mi Danyang
$669
205 km or 127 mi Nantong
$1047
206 km or 128 mi Haimen
$673
210 km or 131 mi Wuhu
$839
213 km or 132 mi Jurong
$664
214 km or 133 mi Taixing
$678
224 km or 139 mi Yangzhong
$649
224 km or 139 mi Qidong
$677
228 km or 142 mi Zhenjiang
$588
237 km or 147 mi Ma'anshan
$702
238 km or 148 mi Wenling
$688
240 km or 149 mi Rugao
$682
240 km or 149 mi Nanjing
$817

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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