Cost of Living in Taitung

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1091
$2842
🛋️ Without rent
$690
$2130
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$402
$713
🍽️ Food
$525
$1368
🚐 Transport
$29.3
$75.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1134
😀 Quality of life
59
🏙️ Population
109K

The average cost of living in Taitung is $1091, which is close to the world's average cost of living, ranked 4313th out of 9294 in our global list and 2nd out of 17 in Taiwan.

The median after-tax salary is $1134, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months. Ranked 5267th (TOP 57%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 16th best city to live in Taiwan. With an estimated population of 109K, Taitung is the 13th largest city in Taiwan.

✈️ Closest airport 4 km Taitung Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 7.8 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 3585 National Taitung University
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Prices in Taitung

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.98
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$25.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.13
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.94
 Cappuccino
$2.48
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.82
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$813
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$218
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$996
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$535
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$62.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$23.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.98%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3513
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2673
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.17
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$42.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.95
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.95
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.51
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.34
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.63
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.53
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$33.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.18
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.66
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.34
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.29
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.33
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.79
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.55
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.97
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.83
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.5
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.19
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.98
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.56
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.99
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$45.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$134
👟 Brand Sneakers
$116
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$673
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8073

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