Cost of Living in HsinChu

Summary about cost of living in HsinChu, Taiwan:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 100.00 NT$ 70.00-180.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 600.00 NT$ 500.00-1,200.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 130.00 NT$ 120.00-150.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 40.00 NT$ 30.00-100.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 55.00 NT$ 50.00-120.00
Cappuccino (regular) 60.56 NT$ 30.00-130.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 19.71 NT$ 13.00-25.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 18.75 NT$ 15.00-40.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 350.15 NT$ 246.05-378.54
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 55.94 NT$ 36.29-90.72
Rice (white), (1 lb) 46.49 NT$ 22.68-113.40
Eggs (regular) (12) 70.00 NT$ 48.00-96.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 120.96 NT$ 90.72-181.44
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 75.60 NT$ 68.04-90.72
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 272.16 NT$ 90.72-453.59
Apples (1 lb) 52.92 NT$ 27.22-68.04
Banana (1 lb) 26.08 NT$ 9.07-45.36
Oranges (1 lb) 31.75 NT$ 14.97-45.36
Tomato (1 lb) 34.78 NT$ 27.22-45.36
Potato (1 lb) 22.68 NT$ 18.14-27.22
Onion (1 lb) 22.68 NT$ 18.14-27.22
Lettuce (1 head) 65.00 NT$ 60.00-70.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 27.50 NT$ 20.00-45.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 300.00 NT$ 180.00-600.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 45.00 NT$ 32.00-53.03
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 52.00 NT$ 35.00-70.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 115.00 NT$ 110.00-120.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 22.50 NT$ 18.00-35.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 500.00 NT$ 300.00-535.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 100.00 NT$ 100.00-105.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 32.19 NT$ 32.19-32.19
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 102.00 NT$ 100.00-420.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 112.59 NT$ 104.10-113.56
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,125,000.00 NT$ 900,000.00-1,350,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 800,000.00 NT$ 700,000.00-900,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,902.72 NT$ 1,062.50-2,500.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 6.00 NT$ 6.00-6.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 797.60 NT$ 588.00-1,200.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,197.00 NT$ 1,080.00-2,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 240.00 NT$ 80.00-400.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 300.00 NT$ 300.00-300.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 22,000.00 NT$ 20,000.00-24,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 420,000.00 NT$ 350,000.00-480,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,750.00 NT$ 900.00-3,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 940.00 NT$ 600.00-1,500.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,071.43 NT$ 1,400.00-2,500.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,433.33 NT$ 1,000.00-5,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 9,250.00 NT$ 7,000.00-15,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,312.50 NT$ 5,000.00-10,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 30,938.38 NT$ 25,000.00-40,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 21,500.00 NT$ 20,000.00-30,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 12,328.06 NT$ 8,361.20-19,156.05
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 7,788.37 NT$ 5,574.14-12,077.29
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 61,805.50 NT$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.55 1.40-1.80

Prices in HsinChu

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Last update: June 2022
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