Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Oakland, CA 

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Consumer Prices in Oakland, CA are 0.00% higher than in Tokyo (without rent)
Rent Prices in Oakland, CA are 92.73% higher than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in Oakland, CA are 47.49% higher than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in Oakland, CA are 3.96% higher than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in Oakland, CA is 21.31% higher than in Tokyo
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Restaurants
Tokyo[ Edit ] Oakland, CA[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(7.66 $)
1,565.84 ¥
(15.00 $)
     +95.73 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 5,000.00 ¥
(47.90 $)
6,785.28 ¥
(65.00 $)
     +35.71 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 700.00 ¥
(6.71 $)
835.11 ¥
(8.00 $)
     +19.30 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 500.00 ¥
(4.79 $)
678.53 ¥
(6.50 $)
     +35.71 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 600.00 ¥
(5.75 $)
730.72 ¥
(7.00 $)
     +21.79 %
Cappuccino (regular) 388.12 ¥
(3.72 $)
436.69 ¥
(4.18 $)
     +12.51 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 139.45 ¥
(1.34 $)
209.08 ¥
(2.00 $)
     +49.93 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 104.82 ¥
(1.00 $)
180.42 ¥
(1.73 $)
     +72.13 %
Markets
Tokyo[ Edit ] Oakland, CA[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 746.12 ¥
(7.15 $)
471.93 ¥
(4.52 $)
     -36.75 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 195.72 ¥
(1.87 $)
356.66 ¥
(3.42 $)
     +82.24 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 252.16 ¥
(2.42 $)
264.34 ¥
(2.53 $)
     +4.83 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 252.43 ¥
(2.42 $)
433.62 ¥
(4.15 $)
     +71.78 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 722.91 ¥
(6.93 $)
939.39 ¥
(9.00 $)
     +29.94 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 417.95 ¥
(4.00 $)
636.12 ¥
(6.09 $)
     +52.20 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,141.84 ¥
(10.94 $)
969.33 ¥
(9.29 $)
     -15.11 %
Apples (1 lb) 347.00 ¥
(3.32 $)
230.47 ¥
(2.21 $)
     -33.58 %
Banana (1 lb) 167.73 ¥
(1.61 $)
112.51 ¥
(1.08 $)
     -32.92 %
Oranges (1 lb) 286.59 ¥
(2.75 $)
178.95 ¥
(1.71 $)
     -37.56 %
Tomato (1 lb) 288.03 ¥
(2.76 $)
249.10 ¥
(2.39 $)
     -13.52 %
Potato (1 lb) 163.62 ¥
(1.57 $)
194.16 ¥
(1.86 $)
     +18.67 %
Onion (1 lb) 144.83 ¥
(1.39 $)
161.41 ¥
(1.55 $)
     +11.45 %
Lettuce (1 head) 198.12 ¥
(1.90 $)
256.67 ¥
(2.46 $)
     +29.55 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 121.32 ¥
(1.16 $)
231.98 ¥
(2.22 $)
     +91.21 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(11.50 $)
1,252.67 ¥
(12.00 $)
     +4.39 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 325.55 ¥
(3.12 $)
272.69 ¥
(2.61 $)
     -16.24 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 429.17 ¥
(4.11 $)
357.91 ¥
(3.43 $)
     -16.60 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 520.00 ¥
(4.98 $)
991.70 ¥
(9.50 $)
     +90.71 %
Transportation
Tokyo[ Edit ] Oakland, CA[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(1.92 $)
375.80 ¥
(3.60 $)
     +87.90 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,500.00 ¥
(100.59 $)
8,831.31 ¥
(84.60 $)
     -15.89 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 460.00 ¥
(4.41 $)
365.36 ¥
(3.50 $)
     -20.57 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 708.11 ¥
(6.78 $)
396.68 ¥
(3.80 $)
     -43.98 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,444.12 ¥
(32.99 $)
4,175.56 ¥
(40.00 $)
     +21.24 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 527.80 ¥
(5.06 $)
385.57 ¥
(3.69 $)
     -26.95 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,534,500.00 ¥
(24,279.38 $)
2,296,558.00 ¥
(22,000.00 $)
     -9.39 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,133,700.00 ¥
(20,439.89 $)
2,389,822.12 ¥
(22,893.43 $)
     +12.00 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Tokyo[ Edit ] Oakland, CA[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 22,314.96 ¥
(213.77 $)
18,611.56 ¥
(178.29 $)
     -16.60 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 37.35 ¥
(0.36 $)
12.18 ¥
(0.12 $)
     -67.40 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,448.08 ¥
(42.61 $)
6,884.93 ¥
(65.95 $)
     +54.78 %
Sports And Leisure
Tokyo[ Edit ] Oakland, CA[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,844.83 ¥
(94.31 $)
7,823.68 ¥
(74.95 $)
     -20.53 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,284.62 ¥
(31.47 $)
1,252.67 ¥
(12.00 $)
     -61.86 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(17.24 $)
1,304.86 ¥
(12.50 $)
     -27.51 %
Childcare
Tokyo[ Edit ] Oakland, CA[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 81,008.33 ¥
(776.02 $)
156,800.98 ¥
(1,502.08 $)
     +93.56 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,993,478.26 ¥
(19,096.63 $)
2,505,336.00 ¥
(24,000.00 $)
     +25.68 %
Clothing And Shoes
Tokyo[ Edit ] Oakland, CA[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,828.78 ¥
(65.42 $)
5,289.04 ¥
(50.67 $)
     -22.55 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,447.12 ¥
(42.60 $)
4,963.22 ¥
(47.55 $)
     +11.61 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,222.22 ¥
(78.77 $)
8,528.58 ¥
(81.70 $)
     +3.73 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 12,821.43 ¥
(122.82 $)
11,820.52 ¥
(113.24 $)
     -7.81 %
Rent Per Month
Tokyo[ Edit ] Oakland, CA[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 128,312.50 ¥
(1,229.18 $)
285,432.93 ¥
(2,734.32 $)
     +122.45 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 75,478.40 ¥
(723.05 $)
222,344.39 ¥
(2,129.96 $)
     +194.58 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 335,496.67 ¥
(3,213.91 $)
489,975.87 ¥
(4,693.75 $)
     +46.04 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 162,896.55 ¥
(1,560.48 $)
355,575.03 ¥
(3,406.25 $)
     +118.28 %
Buy Apartment Price
Tokyo[ Edit ] Oakland, CA[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 115,631.51 ¥
(1,107.70 $)
76,838.55 ¥
(736.08 $)
     -33.55 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 70,822.49 ¥
(678.45 $)
47,653.79 ¥
(456.50 $)
     -32.71 %
Salaries And Financing
Tokyo[ Edit ] Oakland, CA[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 318,288.46 ¥
(3,049.06 $)
496,119.16 ¥
(4,752.60 $)
     +55.87 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.37 4.14      +203.07 %
Last update: November 2020November 2020
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