Santa Monica, CA Cost of Living

Santa Monica cost of living index

IndexSanta MonicaCaliforniaNational
Cost of living index206136100
Goods & Services index105107100
Groceries index106117100
Health care index109109100
Housing index433189100
Transportation index120125100
Utilities index112116100
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 Santa Monica is 52% greater than the California average.
  • The cost of living in Santa Monica is 106% 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 Santa Monica, CA is $2.63.
  • The price of gas in Santa Monica is 20.5% 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 Santa Monica, CA is $8.00.
  • The price of pizza in Santa Monica is 15.5% lower 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 Santa Monica, 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 Santa Monica, CA

NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles8610.3
Studio City, Los Angeles868.8
Glenwood, Glendale8616.2
Toluca Lake, Los Angeles8611.9
Playa Del Ray, Los Angeles854.9
West Los Angeles, Los Angeles854.6
El Miradero, Glendale8516.3
Century City, Los Angeles855
NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Woodland Hills, Los Angeles8511.7
Mid City West, Los Angeles858
Westwood, Los Angeles854.3
Venice, Los Angeles852.8
Westchester, Los Angeles856.6
Encino, Los Angeles859.6
Los Feliz, Los Angeles8413.2
Mar Vista, Los Angeles843.2
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Cities near Santa Monica, CA

CityScoreMiles
Hidden Hills, CA8813.4
Rolling Hills Estates, CA8717.7
Agoura Hills, CA8618
Santa Susana, CA8621.4
Newport Beach, CA8542.5
La CaƱada Flintridge, CA8521.1
Palos Verdes Estates, CA8516.2
Manhattan Beach, CA8510.4
CityScoreMiles
Ladera Heights, CA857.2
Thousand Oaks, CA8522.4
Hermosa Beach, CA8512.1
Marina del Rey, CA843.5
Westlake Village, CA8420.1
Torrance, CA8415.3
Redondo Beach, CA8413.2
Woodland Hills, NE8412.1
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