Boulevard cost of living index

In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used. Each cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. If the amount is below 100, it is lower than the national average. If the amount is above 100, it is higher than the national average.
IndexBoulevardCaliforniaNational
Cost of living index117135100
IndexBoulevardCaliforniaNational
Goods & Services index105107100
Groceries index109117100
Health care index111109100
Housing index130189100
Transportation index124125100
Utilities index122116100

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  • The cost of living in Boulevard is 14% lower than the California average.
  • The cost of living in Boulevard is 17% higher than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Boulevard is 30% higher than the national average.
  • California general sales tax is 47% higher than the national average.
  • California state income tax is 55% lower than the national average.

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Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Owners$72,813$6,068$1,699$2,185
Renters$11,032$919$257$331

California Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
California7.5%10%

California Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
California1%12.3%

Goods & Services

ItemBoulevardNational avg.Difference
Haircut $18.53$14.5927.0%
Beauty Salon $57.27$34.6865.1%
Toothpaste $2.74$2.4710.8%
Shampoo $1.11$1.028.6%
Movie $12.40$9.8725.7%
Bowling $5.52$4.3925.7%

Groceries

ItemBoulevardNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $4.49$4.480.3%
Fried Chicken $1.54$1.465.2%
Milk $2.54$2.367.8%
Potatoes $3.32$3.068.4%
Pizza $8.00$9.2413.4%
Beer $9.38$8.638.7%

Health Care

ItemBoulevardNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $104.65$99.784.9%
Doctor $109.87$105.034.6%
Dentist $109.00$88.7022.9%
Ibuprofen $12.99$9.4138.0%
Lipitor $280.93$298.505.9%

Housing

ItemBoulevardNational avg.Difference
Home Price $274,000.00$175,700.0055.9%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $2,436.52$1,081.03125.4%
Apartment Rent $627.00$920.0031.8%

Transportation

ItemBoulevardNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.74$2.0931.0%
Tire Balancing $47.16$45.294.1%

Utilities

ItemBoulevardNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$214.73$170.8025.7%
Phone $33.30$28.2617.8%
Although the cost of living data is updated regularly, this cost of living information is to be used as estimates only as prices can change on an ongoing basis.

Nearby cities with low cost of living

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Jacumba, CA7711111%
Mount Laguna, CA1211111%
Campo, CA3,0311099%
Pine Valley, CA1,55413535%
Boulevard, CA43411717%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Oak Run, IL4341066%
Summerhill, PA43492-8%
Rose Creek, MN43479-21%
Oak Grove, AR43480-20%
Churchtown, PA43412929%
Boulevard, CA43411717%
Source: The Boulevard, CA cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2015.