Cost of Living in Okinawa

Summary about cost of living in Okinawa, Japan:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 6.14 $ 3.84-9.21
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 30.70 $ 23.03-69.08
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.14 $ 5.37-7.39
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.69 $ 2.23-3.84
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.77 $ 3.07-5.37
Cappuccino (regular) 3.40 $ 2.30-6.91
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.60 $ 0.92-2.30
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.16 $ 0.83-1.85
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.09 $ 4.07-8.14
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.00 $ 1.04-3.13
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.86 $ 1.39-2.79
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.79 $ 1.11-2.12
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.06 $ 5.22-6.89
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.81 $ 1.04-10.38
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.45 $ 4.18-10.38
Apples (1 lb) 1.94 $ 0.87-4.59
Banana (1 lb) 1.22 $ 0.52-3.82
Oranges (1 lb) 1.49 $ 0.52-3.06
Tomato (1 lb) 2.18 $ 0.87-3.06
Potato (1 lb) 1.59 $ 1.04-3.06
Onion (1 lb) 1.01 $ 0.87-1.11
Lettuce (1 head) 1.53 $ 1.00-1.54
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.00 $ 0.75-1.15
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.68 $ 5.37-15.35
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.42 $ 1.38-3.84
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.40 $ 2.30-3.84
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 4.38 $ 3.45-9.21
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.84 $ 1.84-2.69
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 38.38 $ 23.03-69.08
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.22 $ 3.84-4.30
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.59 $ 2.47-7.41
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.68 $ 14.32-23.03
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.77 $ 3.92-4.99
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 12,281.62 $
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 17,398.96 $ 15,352.02-23,028.03
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 186.39 $ 130.49-301.14
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.92 $
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 37.92 $ 32.24-53.73
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 58.85 $ 30.70-76.76
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 6.40 $ 3.84-7.68
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.51 $ 9.21-13.82
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 324.31 $ 260.98-614.08
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 5,808.18 $ 5,526.73-6,140.81
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 51.43 $ 30.70-61.41
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.97 $ 15.35-57.57
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 49.28 $ 30.70-69.08
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 86.99 $ 30.55-92.11
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 481.03 $ 230.28-844.36
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 409.39 $ 345.42-575.70
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 924.96 $ 767.60-1,228.16
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 670.37 $ 537.32-921.12
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 499.18 $
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 213.94 $
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,396.94 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.98 1.95-2.00

Prices in Okinawa

This city had 174 entries in the past 12 months by 19 different contributors.
Last update: January 2023
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1 Comments so far
David Morales on Jul 18, 2019:
I have inherited property by marriage, How can I asset the the value of and or invest on Okinawa. The property is located in Nakadomari.