Cost of Living in Gangneung

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$905
$2586
🛋️ Without rent
$522
$1818
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$383
$769
🍽️ Food
$384
$995
🚐 Transport
$46.3
$124
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1704
😀 Quality of life
62
🏙️ Population
216K

The average cost of living in Gangneung is $905, which is in the top 39% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 5701st out of 9294 in our global list and 59th out of 87 in South Korea.

The median after-tax salary is $1704, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months. Ranked 4784th (TOP 51%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 78th best city to live in South Korea. With an estimated population of 216K, Gangneung is the 49th largest city in South Korea.

✈️ Closest airport 4 km Gangneung Airport (K-18)
😷 Air quality Good 11 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 3210 Catholic Kwandong University
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Prices in Gangneung

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.14
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.25
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.15
 Cappuccino
$3.24
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$360
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$282
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$748
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$623
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$67.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$102
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.99%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5641
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3522
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.06
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$38.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.63
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.32
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.68
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.78
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.7
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.96
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$25.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.41
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.96
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.26
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.44
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.16
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.18
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.73
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.4
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.87
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.9
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.8
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.39
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.86
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.37
👖 Brand Jeans
$64.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$77.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$582
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$26855

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