Hefei vs Incheon - Cost of Living Comparison

Hefei Incheon
🚶 Cost of living one person
$636
$1054
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1618
$3424
🏠 One person rent
$236
$402
🏘️ Family rent
$384
$1419
🍽️ Food expenses
$235
$447
🚐 Transport expenses
$76.3
$116
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$948
$2129
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
32 km
16 km
🎓 Higher education
92
91
😀 Quality of life
54
80
🏙️ Population
9.37M
2.94M

The cost of living in Hefei is 40% less expensive than in Incheon. Cities ranked 7206th and 4968th ($636 vs $1054) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 214th and 27th in China and South Korea, respectively. Check China vs South Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.5 months in Hefei compared to 2 months in Incheon. Hefei ranked 48th best city to live in China vs Incheon ranked 5th in South Korea, while ranked 5995th and 399th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Hefei vs Incheon

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Hefei Incheon
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.33
$6.32
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$17.8
$31.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.66
$5.52
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.37
$3.15
 Cappuccino
$3.56
$3.78
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$1.54
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$238
$360
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$167
$253
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$419
$1552
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$280
$1154
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.3
$104
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$61.4
$162
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$14.4
$23.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.9%
3.34%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4136
$10919
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1944
$8446
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.42
$1.06
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$20.9
$39.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.64
$7.96
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.09
$1.37
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.94
$2.32
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.49
$3.06
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$3.78
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.64
$3.52
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.77
$9.62
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.21
$7.16
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.68
$22.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$5.02
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$3.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$6.51
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.1
$6.55
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.63
$3.31
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
$1.97
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.53
$0.74
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.13
$4.56
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.1
$15.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.15
$2.39
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.45
$3.54
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.59
$4.5
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.67
$6.76
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.93
$3.38
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.6
$2.21
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$60
$35.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.51
$10.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$41.8
$21.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.44
$8.36
👖 Brand Jeans
$61.5
$58.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$74.6
$78.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$246
$239
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$7737
$20190

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Distance City Cost of living
48 km or 30 mi Chaohu
$658
73 km or 45 mi Huainan
$677
74 km or 46 mi Lu'an
$685
95 km or 59 mi Tongcheng
$671
103 km or 64 mi Ma'anshan
$728
113 km or 70 mi Tongling
$714
118 km or 73 mi Wuhu
$785
119 km or 74 mi Bengbu
$681
122 km or 76 mi Mingguang
$661
135 km or 84 mi Chizhou
$719
142 km or 88 mi Nanjing
$762
152 km or 94 mi Qianshan
$657
153 km or 95 mi Anqing
$673
173 km or 107 mi Xuancheng
$755
178 km or 110 mi Jurong
$664
180 km or 112 mi Fuyang
$721
183 km or 114 mi Yizheng
$635
186 km or 116 mi Tianchang
$654
199 km or 124 mi Suzhou
$676
209 km or 130 mi Zhenjiang
$590
211 km or 131 mi Yangzhou
$659
213 km or 132 mi Ningguo
$712
214 km or 133 mi Liyang
$712
217 km or 135 mi Danyang
$654
227 km or 141 mi Macheng
$641
228 km or 141 mi Gaoyou
$655
229 km or 142 mi Guangde
$718
237 km or 147 mi Huaibei
$655
238 km or 148 mi Jieshou
$628
242 km or 151 mi Yangzhong
$635
243 km or 151 mi Yongcheng
$661
247 km or 153 mi Yixing
$743
248 km or 154 mi Suqian
$700
251 km or 156 mi Huai'an
$663
254 km or 158 mi Changzhou
$752
256 km or 159 mi Taizhou
$634
259 km or 161 mi Huangshan
$690
260 km or 162 mi Taixing
$687
267 km or 166 mi Xuzhou
$624
268 km or 167 mi Xinghua
$707

Cities near Incheon

Distance City Cost of living
12 km or 7.8 mi Bucheon
$1135
19 km or 12 mi Gimpo
$1059
19 km or 12 mi Gwangmyeong
$1074
22 km or 14 mi Ansan
$1013
26 km or 16 mi Anyang
$1081
27 km or 17 mi Goyang
$1128
28 km or 18 mi Gunpo
$1022
30 km or 19 mi Gwacheon
$1031
31 km or 19 mi Hwaseong
$1060
31 km or 19 mi Uiwang
$1002
34 km or 21 mi Seoul
$1513
38 km or 23 mi Suwon
$1046
42 km or 26 mi Siheung
$1057
43 km or 27 mi Seongnam
$1089
44 km or 27 mi Paju
$1043
46 km or 29 mi Guri
$1102
47 km or 29 mi Uijeongbu
$921
50 km or 31 mi Yangju
$933
51 km or 31 mi Hanam
$1060
51 km or 32 mi Osan
$1032
53 km or 33 mi Namyangju
$1104
54 km or 34 mi Gwangju
$1060
55 km or 34 mi Yongin
$1320
57 km or 35 mi Kaesong
$1553
62 km or 38 mi Dongducheon
$977
63 km or 39 mi Dangjin
$1030
65 km or 40 mi Pyeongtaek
$942
68 km or 42 mi Pocheon
$995
73 km or 45 mi Icheon
$985
75 km or 47 mi Anseong
$996
78 km or 48 mi Seosan
$1149
86 km or 53 mi Cheonan
$989
89 km or 56 mi Yeoju
$993
104 km or 64 mi Haeju
$1558
106 km or 66 mi Chuncheon
$1008
113 km or 70 mi Wonju
$962
118 km or 74 mi Cheongju
$880
120 km or 74 mi Gongju
$994
122 km or 76 mi Sejong
$978
126 km or 78 mi Boryeong
$877