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Cost of Living in Kaohsiung

Summary about cost of living in Kaohsiung:

Restaurants [ Edit ] Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 100.00 NT$ 80.00-180.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 600.00 NT$ 500.00-800.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 120.00 NT$ 100.00-150.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 50.00 NT$ 38.00-70.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 75.00 NT$ 45.00-100.00
Cappuccino (regular) 70.00 NT$ 45.00-90.00
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 23.30 NT$ 19.00-30.00
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 17.18 NT$ 15.00-20.00
Markets [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 321.76 NT$ 246.05-359.61
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 42.64 NT$ 27.22-45.36
Rice (white), (1 lb) 50.65 NT$ 45.36-68.04
Eggs (regular) (12) 54.86 NT$ 45.00-75.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 249.48 NT$ 226.80-362.87
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 113.40 NT$ 90.72-181.44
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 226.80 NT$ 181.44-272.16
Apples (1 lb) 45.36 NT$ 45.36-181.44
Banana (1 lb) 29.48 NT$ 18.14-45.36
Oranges (1 lb) 27.97 NT$ 13.61-45.36
Tomato (1 lb) 37.80 NT$ 22.68-45.36
Potato (1 lb) 22.68 NT$ 22.68-22.68
Onion (1 lb) 21.17 NT$ 18.14-22.68
Lettuce (1 head) 48.33 NT$ 20.00-60.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 28.00 NT$ 18.00-35.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 500.00 NT$ 399.00-1,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 46.67 NT$ 20.00-70.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 59.00 NT$ 50.00-70.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 105.00 NT$ 100.00-130.00
Transportation [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 25.00 NT$ 15.00-30.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,000.00 NT$ 999.00-1,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 85.00 NT$ 70.00-85.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 36.21 NT$ 32.19-40.23
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 500.00 NT$
Gasoline (1 gallon) 101.02 NT$ 94.64-109.78
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 920,000.00 NT$ 898,000.00-980,000.00
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 660,333.33 NT$ 550,000.00-800,000.00
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,558.75 NT$ 1,000.00-3,500.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 8.00 NT$ 5.70-10.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 823.33 NT$ 500.00-1,200.00
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,350.00 NT$ 1,000.00-1,688.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 200.00 NT$ 100.00-300.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 250.00 NT$ 220.00-280.00
Childcare [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 9,250.00 NT$ 5,000.00-13,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 243,333.33 NT$ 130,000.00-350,000.00
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,256.60 NT$ 1,500.00-3,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,061.67 NT$ 570.00-2,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,383.33 NT$ 1,800.00-3,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,050.00 NT$ 2,200.00-4,000.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 8,111.11 NT$ 6,000.00-10,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,428.57 NT$ 3,500.00-7,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 18,285.71 NT$ 15,000.00-25,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 12,166.67 NT$ 10,000.00-18,000.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,443.79 NT$ 5,574.14-9,290.23
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,645.11 NT$ 2,787.07-6,967.67
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 52,722.24 NT$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.85 1.20-2.15

Prices in Kaohsiung

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Last update: May 2018
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3 Comments so far

#Jessica on Sep 18, 2017 :
#tawanrin You just admit that you're useless af that's why you can't get that much paid.
I'm Taiwanese in Kaohsiung, and I get 50K.
#tawanrin on Aug 11, 2017 :
Average Monthly Net Salary can't be true, they make a lot less than 60k, not even more than 30k,

People in Kaohsiung are bullshit.
#JD on Feb 03, 2015 :
2 BR south of FE21 in a really nice building with all service charges included for 12000NT.
Internet runs 1000NT and utilities total $1000NT in the winter and AVERAGE $3500NT in the summer (sometimes as high as $4500NT when it gets really hot.)
I pay between $7000NT and $9500NT.
(Swimming pool, trash service, water service, security, stand-up shower and bathtub, fully furnished, washer, balcony)