San Jose, CA Cost of Living

San Jose cost of living index

IndexSan JoseCaliforniaNational
Cost of living index157136100
Goods & Services index104107100
Groceries index110117100
Health care index103109100
Housing index270189100
Transportation index114125100
Utilities index113116100
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 San Jose is 15.5% greater than the California average.
  • The cost of living in San Jose is 56.7% 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 San Jose, CA is $2.53.
  • The price of gas in San Jose is 17.4% higher than the national average.
  • Kodiak, AK is the most expensive city for gas at $3.74 per gallon.
  • Colorado Springs, CO is the least expensive city for gas at $1.62 per gallon.
  • Pizza
  • The price of pizza in San Jose, CA is $13.17.
  • The price of pizza in San Jose is 29.8% higher than the national average.
  • Truckee, CA is the most expensive city for pizza at $15.99.
  • Kennewick, WA is the least expensive city for pizza at $6.99.

California average prices compared to national average

The average prices for San Jose, 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 San Jose, CA

NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Charleston Meadow, Palo Alto8913.4
Fair Meadow, Palo Alto8813.6
Charleston Gardens, Palo Alto8812.8
Duveneck-Saint Francis, Palo Alto8815
Midtown, Palo Alto8714.3
Triple El, Palo Alto8614.8
Green Acres, Palo Alto8513.7
Weibel, Fremont8511.6
NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Almaden Valley, San Jose848.2
East Industrial, Fremont8410.4
Cameron Hills, Fremont8413
West San Jose, San Jose845.8
Willow Glen, San Jose833
Warm Springs, Fremont839.7
Cambrian Park, San Jose835.5
Rose Garden, San Jose822.2
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Cities near San Jose, CA

CityScoreMiles
Sereno del Mar, CA929.2
Ladera, CA9117.1
Monte Sereno, CA888.9
Danville, CA8733.8
San Ramon, CA8630.8
Camino Tassajara, CA8631.8
Saratoga, CA868.8
Los Altos, CA8612.4
CityScoreMiles
Foster City, CA8625.6
Cupertino, CA857.6
Belmont, CA8524.3
San Carlos, CA8523.2
Hillsborough, CA8531.1
Piedmont, CA8538.2
Palo Alto, CA8515.3
Los Gatos, CA858.1
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