Cost of living in Hachiōji (Japan) is 43% more expensive than in Akron, Ohio (United States)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 187 prices entered by 23 different people.
For example, you would need at least $4,300 (¥472,371) in Hachiōji to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with $3,000 in Akron, Ohio.