Ulsan vs Zhengzhou - Cost of Living Comparison

Ulsan Zhengzhou
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1066
$604
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2655
$1493
🏠 One person rent
$434
$241
🏘️ Family rent
$755
$425
🍽️ Food expenses
$427
$216
🚐 Transport expenses
$107
$69.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2029
$663
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
6 km
14 km
🎓 Higher education
65
76
😀 Quality of life
70
53
🏙️ Population
1.17M
12.6M

The cost of living in Ulsan is 76% more expensive than in Zhengzhou. Cities ranked 4375th and 7427th ($1066 vs $604) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 6th and 525th in South Korea and China, respectively. Check South Korea vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months in Ulsan compared to 1.1 months in Zhengzhou. Ulsan ranked 30th best city to live in South Korea vs Zhengzhou ranked 38th in China, while ranked 2132nd and 5969th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Ulsan vs Zhengzhou

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Ulsan Zhengzhou
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.3
$2.71
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$25.7
$16.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.91
$4.36
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.76
$1.52
 Cappuccino
$3.33
$4.58
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.25
$0.52
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$470
$254
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$335
$166
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1022
$507
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$571
$301
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.6
$46.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$64.4
$71.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$29.7
$11.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.96%
5.3%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$14113
$3114
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$7526
$1621
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.99
$0.15
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$47.7
$13.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$10.9
$4.58
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.32
$1.1
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.99
$2.06
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.44
$1.54
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.18
$0.89
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.24
$1.73
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.2
$18.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.37
$2.82
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$33.6
$12.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.94
$1.45
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.55
$1.04
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.07
$1.13
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.56
$1.02
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.88
$0.85
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$0.62
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.74
$0.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.14
$1.15
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.9
$11.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.88
$1.01
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.02
$4.22
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.74
$2.57
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$8.07
$3.69
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.62
$0.96
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.06
$1.31
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$61.9
$31.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.7
$7.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.8
$15.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.82
$4.72
👖 Brand Jeans
$72.9
$66.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.9
$80.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$343
$128
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$11650
$4453

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52 km or 32 mi Miryang
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53 km or 33 mi Gimhae
$839
54 km or 33 mi Pohang
$775
56 km or 35 mi Busan
$1031
58 km or 36 mi Yeongcheon
$792
60 km or 38 mi Gyeongsan
$922
68 km or 42 mi Changwon
$955
74 km or 46 mi Daegu
$918
81 km or 50 mi Masan
$945
94 km or 58 mi Sacheon
$795
102 km or 63 mi Geoje
$945
113 km or 70 mi Tongyeong
$900
114 km or 71 mi Gumi
$951
119 km or 74 mi Jinju
$765
125 km or 78 mi Andong
$800
125 km or 78 mi Gimcheon
$925
126 km or 78 mi Tsushima Island
$1024
142 km or 88 mi Sangju
$981
150 km or 93 mi Tsushima
$1021
153 km or 95 mi Mungyeong
$897
154 km or 96 mi Yeongju
$963
162 km or 100 mi Gwangyang
$963
174 km or 108 mi Yeosu
$1003
176 km or 109 mi Namwon
$895
179 km or 111 mi Suncheon
$923
183 km or 114 mi Taebaek
$893
195 km or 121 mi Daejeon
$944
198 km or 123 mi Jeonju
$791
201 km or 125 mi Chungju
$1004
202 km or 126 mi Jecheon
$932
203 km or 126 mi Gyeryong
$896
203 km or 126 mi Iki
$1020
204 km or 127 mi Cheongju
$880
211 km or 131 mi Sejong
$928
211 km or 131 mi Samcheok
$898
214 km or 133 mi Nonsan
$928
215 km or 133 mi Nagato
$1019
218 km or 135 mi Iksan
$925

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Distance City Cost of living
25 km or 15 mi Xingyang
$662
35 km or 22 mi Xinmi
$670
40 km or 25 mi Xinzheng
$674
60 km or 37 mi Changge
$666
62 km or 38 mi Gongyi
$670
62 km or 39 mi Kaifeng
$642
64 km or 40 mi Xinxiang
$731
66 km or 41 mi Jiaozuo
$681
66 km or 41 mi Dengfeng
$667
69 km or 43 mi Yuzhou
$677
77 km or 48 mi Qinyang
$654
80 km or 50 mi Huixian
$666
81 km or 50 mi Yanshi
$663
81 km or 51 mi Weihui
$656
82 km or 51 mi Xuchang
$692
82 km or 51 mi Mengzhou
$651
99 km or 61 mi Ruzhou
$673
105 km or 65 mi Jiyuan
$667
111 km or 69 mi Changyuan
$669
111 km or 69 mi Jincheng
$704
113 km or 70 mi Luoyang
$533
118 km or 73 mi Pingdingshan
$697
125 km or 78 mi Hebi
$689
134 km or 83 mi Luohe
$661
134 km or 83 mi Gaoping
$655
147 km or 91 mi Linzhou
$677
154 km or 96 mi Zhoukou
$791
162 km or 101 mi Anyang
$678
162 km or 101 mi Wugang
$647
168 km or 104 mi Puyang
$702
169 km or 105 mi Changzhi
$848
170 km or 106 mi Heze
$1436
185 km or 115 mi Xiangcheng
$675
185 km or 115 mi Shangqiu
$782
200 km or 124 mi Zhumadian
$754
220 km or 137 mi Handan
$796
221 km or 137 mi Nanyang
$755
221 km or 138 mi Wu'an
$671
225 km or 140 mi Sanmenxia
$699
228 km or 142 mi Jieshou
$660