Cost of Living in Wonju

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$857
$2277
🛋️ Without rent
$528
$1821
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$329
$456
🍽️ Food
$389
$1010
🚐 Transport
$50.2
$132
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1459
😀 Quality of life
65
🏙️ Population
331K

The average cost of living in Wonju is $857, which is in the top 37% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 5878th out of 9294 in our global list and 78th out of 87 in South Korea.

The median after-tax salary is $1459, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months. Ranked 4213th (TOP 45%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 67th best city to live in South Korea. With an estimated population of 331K, Wonju is the 33rd largest city in South Korea.

✈️ Closest airport 11 km Wonju Airport / Hoengseong Air Base (K-38/K-46)
😷 Air quality Moderate 17.4 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 4704 Sangji University
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Prices in Wonju

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.17
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$26.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.18
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.69
 Cappuccino
$3.25
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.29
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$346
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$243
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$759
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$268
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.96%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1925
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3308
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.93
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$39.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.86
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.07
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.68
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.79
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.33
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.73
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.98
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$25.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.35
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.95
🍊 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
$2.15
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.18
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.72
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.39
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.17
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.9
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.36
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.86
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$61.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.46
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.39
👖 Brand Jeans
$46.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$77.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$573
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$26685

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