Palm Springs, CA Cost of Living Index

Palm Springs cost of living index

IndexPalm SpringsCaliforniaNational
Cost of living index113131100
Goods & Services index113107100
Groceries index109113100
Health care index101108100
Housing index121185100
Transportation index106108100
Utilities index108110100
In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used.
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  • The cost of living in Palm Springs is 13.8% less than the California average.
  • The cost of living in Palm Springs is 13.1% greater than the national average.
  • 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.

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  • Gas
  • The price of gas in Palm Springs, CA is $3.76.
  • The price of gas in Palm Springs is 3.8% higher than the national average.
  • Kodiak, AK is the most expensive city for gas at $4.55 per gallon.
  • Augusta, GA is the least expensive city for gas at $3.11 per gallon.
  • Coffee
  • The price of coffee in Palm Springs, CA is $5.91.
  • The price of coffee in Palm Springs is 18.6% higher than the national average.
  • Juneau, AK is the most expensive city for coffee at $7.29.
  • Waco, TX is the least expensive city for coffee at $2.79.
  • Pizza
  • The price of pizza in Palm Springs, CA is $8.00.
  • The price of pizza in Palm Springs is 11.8% lower than the national average.
  • Dothan, AL is the most expensive city for pizza at $14.79.
  • Ogden, UT is the least expensive city for pizza at $6.33.

California average prices compared to national average

The average prices for Palm Springs, CA goods and services that are below the "0" percentile are lower compared to the national average. If the average prices are above the "0" percentile, they are higher compared to the national average.

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Neighborhoods in & around Palm Springs, CA

NeighborhoodMilesNeighborhoodMiles
Canyon Springs, Riverside44.2Orangecrest, Riverside45.6
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Cities near Palm Springs, CA

CityMilesCityMiles
Palm Springs, CA0Cabazon, CA14.8
Cathedral City, CA3.9Bermuda Dunes, CA15.1
Rancho Mirage, CA7.3Morongo Valley, CA16.3
Thousand Palms, CA8.2La Quinta, CA16.9
Desert Hot Springs, CA9.6Indio, CA18.6
Palm Desert, CA11.5Valle Vista, CA21.7
Idyllwild-Pine Cove, CA12Yucca Valley, CA21.9
Indian Wells, CA13.2Banning, CA22.3
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