Cudahy, CA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
127
Cudahy's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
251 out of 635
In California
5,140 out of 6,412
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Cudahy is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Cudahy, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Cudahy has an overall cost of living index of 127 which is 1.3x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only California, Cudahy has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than California's index of 140.

The standard of living in Cudahy ranks as #5,142 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Cudahy ranks as the #1,277 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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Cudahy Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Cudahy California National Average
Overall 127 140 100
Services 118 112 100
Groceries 115 113 100
Health 113 115 100
Housing 143 198 100
Transportation 137 134 100
Utilities 107 126 100
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Cudahy Cost of Living Vs. CA

Cudahy, 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.

$422,700
Median Home Value
$1,359
Median Rent
$46,279
Median Income
Statistic Cudahy California United States
Median Home Value $422,700 $538,500 $229,800
Median Rent $1,359 $1,586 $1,096
Median Income $46,279 $78,672 $64,994
Home Value To Income 9.1x 6.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.35x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Cudahy Services Costs Vs. California

Item Cudahy California
Shampoo $1.17 $1.06
Movie $16.3 $10.68
Bowling $21.33 $14.67

Detailed Cudahy Groceries Costs Vs. California

Item Cudahy California
Ground Beef $4.58 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.72 $1.39
Milk $2.19 $2.05

Detailed Cudahy Health Costs Vs. California

Item Cudahy California
Haircut $22.57 $18.62
Beauty Salon $76.5 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.51 $2.34

Detailed Cudahy Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item Cudahy California
Potatoes $2.99 $3.29
Pizza $11.66 $10.62
Beer $9.82 $9.38
Optometrist $125.58 $108.57
Doctor $125.0 $116.17
Dentist $110.78 $99.13

Detailed Cudahy Utilities Costs Vs. California

Item Cudahy California
Gasoline $3.31 $2.22
Tire Balancing $50.62 $50.07
All Electricity $185.68 $167.67
Phone $189.51 $175.64

Cudahy SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
2
Diversity
3
Safety
6
Amenities
9.5
Education
3
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Cudahy

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Cudahy
Downey, CA 111,263 144 1.1x
South Gate, CA 94,905 130 1.0x
Lakewood, CA 79,676 143 1.1x
Lynwood, CA 69,625 127 1.0x
Huntington Park, CA 57,761 128 1.0x
Cypress, CA 49,137 154 1.2x
La Mirada, CA 48,260 147 1.2x
Bell Gardens, CA 41,770 130 1.0x
Bell, CA 35,301 129 1.0x
Maywood, CA 27,127 130 1.0x

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