Which Japanese cities are the most expensive?
The most expensive cities in Japan aren’t all in the same places.
We went to Tokyo to visit two of the world’s most expensive metros, Fukuoka and Osaka, but the city that has the most to gain from the country’s booming economy is Fukuokas own capital, Osaka.
It costs more than any other city in the country.
Here’s a look at where the most affordable places in Japan are: •Tokyo: Located in a former mining town, the city is home to a vibrant nightlife scene and a thriving tourist economy.
The average monthly rent in Tokyo is $3,600 and the average price of a single room in the city’s trendy Okumura district is $1,400.
•Fukuoka: The capital of the Fuku Islands, Fukucakas famous Okonomiyaki restaurant has become a popular tourist destination.
With a median house price of $2,400 and a median rent of $1.3 million, Fukukas costliest neighborhoods include the popular Ginza district and the upscale Tottori district.
•Okazaki: Located on the southern coast of Japan, the northern city of Otsu is famous for its beautiful beaches, as well as the world famous Nippon Budokan, home of the famed Pancake Warriors.
Its costliest neighborhood is Nishi-cho, where the average monthly rental is $2.8 million.
•Kokuyama: The southern city of Kagoshima has been on the rise, with a population of more than 1.3 billion.
A large part of the city, which has a median price of nearly $4 million, is located in its southern district, which is home of several of Japans most famous sights.
Kiyokugen, which offers a $4.5 million apartment for $1 million, comes with a large walk-in pool and a hot tub.
•Osaka: Located just outside the city of Osaka, Osamu-cho is Osaka’s priciest neighborhood.
It is also one of Japan’s most fashionable, with an average monthly rate of nearly three times the national average.
Osamus average monthly housing rent is about $4,000, and the median house in Osamuzo is listed for $3.1 million.
Osaka’s most affordable neighborhoods include Mie, a trendy neighborhood with a median home price of about $3 million.
The most affordable apartment in Osami is a $3-million condominium in a small building.
•Sakura: Located between Osaka and Kyoto, the most famous Japanese resort, Sakura is Osakas most expensive neighborhood.
The costliest apartment in the area is listed at $5.4 million.
Most of the other neighborhoods in Sakura have an average house price that is around $2 million.
This is not to say that prices in Sakura are low, as many people still travel from Kyoto to Osaka for work or shopping.
•Yamagata: Located next to Osaka, Yamagata is home not only to the most fashionable neighborhood, but also the most affluent.
It also has a large shopping district, and a high-end shopping center in the center of the town.
Its price of roughly $4-million is about double that of its priciest neighbors.
•Hokkaido: Located at the confluence of two large rivers, Hokkaido has a thriving seafood industry and is known for its seafood restaurants.
Its priciest neighborhoods include Honshu and Kansai, which have a median average price $3M and $3K, respectively.
•Aomori: The most popular destination in Japan, Osaka is home for more than 60 percent of the countrys tourists.
Located in the middle of the Japan’s largest metropolitan area, Osaka, it’s worth checking out for its stunning scenery and great nightlife.
•Chiba: The Japanese capital’s oldest city, Chiba is a city that’s known for their nightlife, which includes nightlife bars, a vibrant art scene and nightlife clubs.
Its cheapest neighborhood is the trendy Takashiro district, home to clubs like the “Rising Sun Club” and the “Nippon Shinpachi” that are known for having a very young, but young crowd.
Its second most expensive is the popular Yamanashi district, known for being the site of the largest street festival in the world, known as Tokyo Rock Carnival.
•Nihon: Located near the port city of Yokohama, Nihon is home the Osaka International Airport, home for the citys largest airline, KLM.
The city’s pricier neighborhoods include Yokohamis most expensive housing area, Okuriyama, which costs more $5 million.