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Cost of Living in Hiroshima | Japan

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1585
$3569
🛋️ Without rent
$906
$2733
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$679
$836
🍽️ Food
$532
$1417
🚐 Transport
$262
$719
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2742
🏙️ Population
1.31M

The average cost of living in Hiroshima is $1585, which is in the top 23% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2100th out of 9294 in our global list and 8th out of 907 in Japan.

The median after-tax salary is $2742, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months. Ranked 570th (TOP 7%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 95th best city to live in Japan. With an estimated population of 1.31M, Hiroshima is the 11th largest city in Japan.

✈️ Closest airport4 kmHiroshimanishi Airport
😷 Air qualityGood11.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank2690Hiroshima City University
Cost of living in Hiroshima infographic

Prices in Hiroshima

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$8.62
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$33.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.05
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.02
☕ Cappuccino
$4
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.17

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.12
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.93
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.95
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.44
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.2
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.97
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.44
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.09
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.52
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.18
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.69
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.77
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.01
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.4
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.41
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$17.3
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.72
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.39
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$4.67

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.23
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$85.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$37.7
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.43

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$840
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$485
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1154
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$561
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$63.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$97
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$59.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.31%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5207
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3299

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$81.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$17.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$19.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$9.65
👖 Brand Jeans
$63.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$75.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$502
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14307

Hiroshima Cost of Living comparison