Coachella, CA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
107
Coachella's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
99 out of 634
In California
3,873 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 Coachella is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Coachella, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Coachella has an overall cost of living index of 107 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only California, Coachella has a cost of living index that's 0.8x lower than California's index of 140.

The standard of living in Coachella ranks as #3,874 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Coachella ranks as the #2,532 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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Coachella Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Coachella California National Average
Overall 107 140 100
Services 108 111 100
Groceries 116 118 100
Health 110 113 100
Housing 89 196 100
Transportation 130 128 100
Utilities 119 118 100
For more reading on cost of living around California, check out:
Coachella Cost of Living Vs. CA

Coachella, 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.

$219,400
Median Home Value
$879
Median Rent
$34,224
Median Income
Statistic Coachella California United States
Median Home Value $219,400 $505,000 $217,500
Median Rent $879 $1,503 $1,062
Median Income $34,224 $75,235 $62,843
Home Value To Income 6.4x 6.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.31x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Coachella Services Costs Vs. California

Item Coachella California
Shampoo $1.39 $1.01
Movie $14.12 $10.72
Bowling $20.67 $13.86

Detailed Coachella Groceries Costs Vs. California

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

Detailed Coachella Health Costs Vs. California

Item Coachella California
Haircut $20.8 $17.49
Beauty Salon $61.25 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.49 $2.32

Detailed Coachella Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item Coachella California
Potatoes $2.99 $3.18
Pizza $10.99 $10.39
Beer $9.66 $9.23
Optometrist $114.5 $106.34
Doctor $131.25 $115.25
Dentist $104.0 $98.38

Detailed Coachella Utilities Costs Vs. California

Item Coachella California
Gasoline $3.79 $2.59
Tire Balancing $52.0 $48.9
All Electricity $230.87 $167.6
Phone $173.4 $163.42

Coachella SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
8
Affordability
3
Diversity
3
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
2
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Coachella

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Coachella
Indio, CA 89,469 116 1.1x
Palm Desert, CA 52,575 127 1.2x
La Quinta, CA 41,076 134 1.3x
Rancho Mirage, CA 18,193 145 1.4x
Thousand Palms, CA 6,794 106 1.0x
Desert Palms, CA 6,755 137 1.3x
Bermuda Dunes, CA 6,704 126 1.2x
Mecca, CA 6,635 99 0.9x
Indian Wells, CA 5,370 163 1.5x

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