Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Kumamoto 

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Rent Prices in Kumamoto are 77.7% lower than in Tokyo
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Restaurants
Tokyo Edit Kumamoto Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000.00 ¥ ?     
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 7,000.00 ¥ ?     
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 800.00 ¥ ?     
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 380.00 ¥ ?     
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 750.00 ¥ ?     
Cappuccino (regular) 510.71 ¥ ?     
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 169.77 ¥ 100.00 ¥      -41.1 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 115.94 ¥ ?     
Markets
Tokyo Edit Kumamoto Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 911.86 ¥ 690.84 ¥      -24.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 231.55 ¥ 154.22 ¥      -33.4 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 250.79 ¥ 498.95 ¥      +99.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 338.84 ¥ ?     
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,125.56 ¥ ?     
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 499.63 ¥ ?     
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,435.91 ¥ ?     
Apples (1 lb) 344.22 ¥ ?     
Banana (1 lb) 166.53 ¥ ?     
Oranges (1 lb) 402.25 ¥ ?     
Tomato (1 lb) 341.57 ¥ ?     
Potato (1 lb) 192.43 ¥ ?     
Onion (1 lb) 192.17 ¥ ?     
Lettuce (1 head) 222.90 ¥ ?     
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 129.54 ¥ ?     
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,100.00 ¥ ?     
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 324.60 ¥ ?     
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 450.83 ¥ ?     
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 600.00 ¥ ?     
Transportation
Tokyo Edit Kumamoto Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥ ?     
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 8,000.00 ¥ ?     
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 500.00 ¥ ?     
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 708.11 ¥ ?     
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,789.47 ¥ ?     
Gasoline (1 gallon) 667.61 ¥ ?     
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,342,000.00 ¥ ?     
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,512,666.67 ¥ ?     
Utilities (Monthly)
Tokyo Edit Kumamoto Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 26,083.68 ¥ ?     
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 3,816.21 ¥ ?     
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,842.24 ¥ ?     
Sports And Leisure
Tokyo Edit Kumamoto Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 10,175.00 ¥ ?     
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,974.19 ¥ ?     
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,950.00 ¥ ?     
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 78,651.15 ¥ ?     
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,170,176.90 ¥ ?     
Clothing And Shoes
Tokyo Edit Kumamoto Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 8,328.32 ¥ ?     
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 5,471.58 ¥ ?     
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 9,457.73 ¥ ?     
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 12,649.00 ¥ ?     
Rent Per Month
Tokyo Edit Kumamoto Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 168,696.12 ¥ 40,000.00 ¥      -76.3 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 93,982.42 ¥ 30,000.00 ¥      -68.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 444,063.34 ¥ 70,000.00 ¥      -84.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 194,524.37 ¥ 60,000.00 ¥      -69.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
Tokyo Edit Kumamoto Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 133,971.00 ¥ ?     
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 69,389.42 ¥ ?     
Salaries And Financing
Tokyo Edit Kumamoto Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 397,675.24 ¥ ?     
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.83 ?     
Last update: June 2024Unknown 2023
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