Spring Valley 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.
IndexSpring ValleyCaliforniaNational
Cost of living index137140100
IndexSpring ValleyCaliforniaNational
Goods & Services index108111100
Groceries index116118100
Health care index110113100
Housing index189196100
Transportation index130128100
Utilities index119118100
For Sale
For Rent

Find real estate listings

Find rental listings

How would you rate the cost of living in Spring Valley?View resultsWrite a review to give others more information about this area.
Is the cost of living increasing or decreasing in Spring Valley?View resultsWrite a review to give others more information about this area.

Did you know?

  • The cost of living in Spring Valley is 2% lower than the California average.
  • The cost of living in Spring Valley is 37% higher than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Spring Valley is 89% higher than the national average.
  • California general sales tax is 42% higher than the national average.
  • California state income tax is 55% lower than the national average.

Compare Spring Valley, CA Cost of living To Other Cities

Salary Calculator

This is how much you would need to earn in
Price difference in compared to
Cost of living index
Goods & Services index
Groceries index
Health care index
Housing index
Transportation index
Utilities index

Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Owners$81,828$6,819$1,909$2,455
Renters$47,062$3,922$1,098$1,412

California Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
California7.25%10.5%

California Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
California1%13.3%

Goods & Services

ItemSpring ValleyNational avg.Difference
Haircut $20.80$17.4918.9%
Beauty Salon $61.25$38.1760.5%
Toothpaste $2.49$2.327.3%
Shampoo $1.39$1.0137.4%
Movie $14.12$10.7231.7%
Bowling $20.67$13.8649.1%

Groceries

ItemSpring ValleyNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.32$3.9014.9%
Fried Chicken $1.79$1.4028.2%
Milk $2.19$1.9611.6%
Potatoes $2.99$3.186.1%
Pizza $10.99$10.395.7%
Beer $9.66$9.234.7%

Health Care

ItemSpring ValleyNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $114.50$106.347.7%
Doctor $131.25$115.2513.9%
Dentist $104.00$98.385.7%
Ibuprofen $12.32$9.2633.0%
Lipitor $483.87$466.473.7%

Housing

ItemSpring ValleyNational avg.Difference
Home Price $380,100.00$184,700.00105.8%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $2,842.85$1,273.32123.3%
Apartment Rent $1,424.00$949.0050.1%

Transportation

ItemSpring ValleyNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $3.79$2.5946.2%
Tire Balancing $52.00$48.906.4%

Utilities

ItemSpring ValleyNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$230.87$167.6037.7%
Phone $173.40$163.426.1%
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.
Spring Valley CDP (Lake County), CA1,1541055%
Bostonia, CA16,29512323%
National City, CA60,34912626%
La Presa, CA37,11012828%
Winter Gardens, CA21,25513030%
Spring Valley, CA30,12813737%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Lawrenceville, GA30,12798-2%
Holly Springs, NC30,1261088%
Burlingame, CA30,118275175%
Orcutt, CA30,10913737%
Myrtle Beach, SC30,10699-1%
Spring Valley, CA30,12813737%
Source: The Spring Valley, CA cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2019.
Are you looking to buy or sell?
What style of home are you
What is your
$100K$250K$500K$750K$1M+
When are you looking to
ASAP1-3 mos.3-6 mos.6-9 mos.1 yr+
Connect with top real estate agents
By submitting this form, you consent to receive text messages, emails, and/or calls (may be recorded; and may be direct, autodialed or use pre-recorded/artificial voices even if on the Do Not Call list) from AreaVibes or our partner real estate professionals and their network of service providers, about your inquiry or the home purchase/rental process. Messaging and/or data rates may apply. Consent is not a requirement or condition to receive real estate services. You hereby further confirm that checking this box creates an electronic signature with the same effect as a handwritten signature.