Taipei is / Taipei (Xinyi, Taiwan) has 2,704,974 inhabitants, and a size (surface area) of 271.80 km². The Vore provides the cost of living in Taipei, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Center map
Minimum wage (Year)$8,366
Income per capita (GDP - PPP)$48,703
Average salary (Month)$2,213.03

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at Top Cap Steakhouse & Bing or go clubbing in Taipei? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at a local shop? The alcohol price level is rated /100. The Vore provides Taipei's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age
Legal smoking ageN/A
Price pack of cigarettes$3.21
Local beer brands
Price of coffee$2.64


Price of local beer (0,5L)$1.58

Most popular pubs/bars in Taipei

No bars listed.

Most popular clubs in Taipei

Price of a cocktail$

No clubs listed.

Where to buy alcohol in Taipei? Supermarkets & Liquor stores

Price of supermarket beer (0.5L)$1.49
Price of local wine (bottle)$13.33

No supermarkets/liquor stores listed.

General real estate information & average prices

Interested in buying or renting a house or apartment in Taipei? Or right next to Taipei 101? The real estate price level is (/100). The Vore talks Taipei's housing prices, mortgage interest rates, and the best neighborhoods.

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre$500
Rent in cheaper area$320
Costs of internet$24
Costs of electricity, water and heating$65


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2)$8,670
Cheaper area apartment (per m2)$4,805
Mortgage interest rate2.06%

Taipei's Neighborhoods

Real estate agents in Taipei

No agents listed.

Useful websites for finding a place in Taipei:

Local public transportation information & average prices

Going to take a bus in Taipei? A taxi?The public transport price level is (/100) in Taipei. The Vore provides public transport prices, distances, what to tip, and how long journeys takes!
The city is and in terms of traveling costs it's .
Average taxi priceStart price:$2.40 + $0.92(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket$0.76
Price monthly public transport pass$44.43
Gas price$0.97

Train companies in Taipei

Bus companies

Taxi companies in Taipei

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat at The Kitchen Table & Yen Chinese Restaurant in Taipei? Or buy food? The price level of food in Taipei is (/100). The Vore provides Taipei's restaurant & food prices, and shows you the best local places.
The city is and in terms of food costs it's .
Price of budget restaurant$4.61
Price of local food restaurant$13.50
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds)$4.31
Price of bread$1.52
Price of milk$10.59

Best food places

Most popular restaurants in Taipei

No restaurants listed.

Great local market places in Taipei

No markets listed.

List of supermarkets in Taipei

No supermarkets listed.