Cost of Living in Sakai | Osaka

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1408
$3473
🛋️ Without rent
$794
$2424
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$614
$1049
🍽️ Food
$413
$1105
🚐 Transport
$260
$721
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2365
🏙️ Population
828k

The average cost of living in Sakai is $1408, which is in the top 31% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2797th out of 9294 in our global list and 21st out of 907 in Japan.

The median after-tax salary is $2365, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months. Ranked 281st (TOP 4%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 18th best city to live in Japan. With an estimated population of 828k, Sakai is the 15th largest city in Japan.

✈️ Closest airport11 kmYao Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate12.5 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank165Osaka University
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Prices in Sakai

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.98
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$43.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.64
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.67
☕ Cappuccino
$4.16
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.82

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$576
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$401
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1123
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$716
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$135
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$209
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$43.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.8%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4584
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3023

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.08
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$85.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$48.1
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.3

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.73
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.13
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.7
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.09
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.38
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$20.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.01
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.13
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.4
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.19
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.8
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.08
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.38
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$12.9
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.6
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.75
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.29

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$67.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$15.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$41.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$20.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$53
👟 Brand Sneakers
$62.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$400
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12673

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