Cost of Living in Taipei

Taiwan

Summary

Cost of living in Taipei, Taiwan is $1,231 and it seems affordable according to the average monthly salary which is $1,636. For more insights check the list of average prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,231
Cost of Living
$1,636
Average Salary
$838
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Price
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$644.7
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$432.23
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,272.46
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$840.65

Salaries And Financing

Name
Price
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$1,635.82
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%2.13

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Price
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$74.24
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.15
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$24.4

Markets

Name
Price
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$2.81
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$1.73
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.46
Local Cheese (1kg)
$17.4
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$1.22
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$15.84
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$1.48
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.22
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$3.69
Apples (1kg)
$5.73
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$7.96
Oranges (1kg)
$2.61
Potato (1kg)
$2.66
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.32
Rice (white), (1kg)
$3.88
Tomato (1kg)
$4.26
Banana (1kg)
$2.26
Onion (1kg)
$2.15
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$22.32

Transportation

Name
Price
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$0.72
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$41.94
Gasoline (1 liter)
$0.97
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$30,945.01
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$2.4
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$0.93
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$8.14
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$23,260.71

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Price
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$66.45
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$35.99
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$85.86
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$119.99

Restaurants

Name
Price
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$4.48
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$25.4
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$4.28
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$2.4
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.13
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$0.96
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$0.66
Cappuccino (regular)
$2.87

Sports And Leisure

Name
Price
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$45.1
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$13.32
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$9.45

Childcare

Name
Price
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$515.37
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$13,146.22

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Price
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$13,747.15
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$7,737.68