Anaheim, CA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
143
Anaheim's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
388 out of 634
In California
5,668 out of 6,399
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Anaheim is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Anaheim, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Anaheim has an overall cost of living index of 143 which is 1.4x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only California, Anaheim has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than California's index of 140.

The standard of living in Anaheim ranks as #5,672 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Anaheim ranks as the #734 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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Anaheim Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Anaheim California National Average
Overall 143 140 100
Services 110 111 100
Groceries 116 118 100
Health 109 113 100
Housing 218 196 100
Transportation 130 128 100
Utilities 90 118 100
For more reading on cost of living around California, check out:
Anaheim Cost of Living Vs. CA

Anaheim, CA Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in California, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.

Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.

$575,600
Median Home Value
$1,651
Median Rent
$71,763
Median Income
Statistic Anaheim California United States
Median Home Value $575,600 $505,000 $217,500
Median Rent $1,651 $1,503 $1,062
Median Income $71,763 $75,235 $62,843
Home Value To Income 8.0x 6.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.28x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Anaheim Services Costs Vs. California

Item Anaheim California
Shampoo $1.32 $1.01
Movie $14.42 $10.72
Bowling $23.33 $13.86

Detailed Anaheim Groceries Costs Vs. California

Item Anaheim California
Ground Beef $3.32 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.79 $1.4
Milk $2.19 $1.96

Detailed Anaheim Health Costs Vs. California

Item Anaheim California
Haircut $21.8 $17.49
Beauty Salon $65.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.19 $2.32

Detailed Anaheim Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item Anaheim California
Potatoes $3.09 $3.18
Pizza $10.99 $10.39
Beer $9.66 $9.23
Optometrist $96.75 $106.34
Doctor $123.33 $115.25
Dentist $112.4 $98.38

Detailed Anaheim Utilities Costs Vs. California

Item Anaheim California
Gasoline $3.81 $2.59
Tire Balancing $51.0 $48.9
All Electricity $142.3 $167.6
Phone $173.4 $163.42

Anaheim SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
3
Diversity
9.5
Safety
5
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Anaheim

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Anaheim
Orange, CA 139,887 157 1.1x
Fullerton, CA 139,611 153 1.1x
Mission Viejo, CA 95,516 166 1.2x
Lake Forest, CA 83,974 157 1.1x
Chino Hills, CA 80,701 157 1.1x
Tustin, CA 79,863 155 1.1x
Yorba Linda, CA 67,725 177 1.2x
Placentia, CA 51,818 156 1.1x
Aliso Viejo, CA 50,663 157 1.1x
Cypress, CA 48,893 155 1.1x

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