Dublin, CA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
189
Dublin's Overall Cost Of Living
1.9x
Higher Than The National Average
554 out of 634
In California
6,260 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 Dublin is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Dublin, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Dublin has an overall cost of living index of 189 which is 1.9x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only California, Dublin has a cost of living index that's 1.4x higher than California's index of 140.

The standard of living in Dublin ranks as #6,267 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Dublin ranks as the #140 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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Dublin Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Dublin California National Average
Overall 189 140 100
Services 130 111 100
Groceries 126 118 100
Health 127 113 100
Housing 331 196 100
Transportation 137 128 100
Utilities 121 118 100
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Dublin Cost of Living Vs. CA

Dublin, 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.

$882,200
Median Home Value
$2,681
Median Rent
$150,299
Median Income
Statistic Dublin California United States
Median Home Value $882,200 $505,000 $217,500
Median Rent $2,681 $1,503 $1,062
Median Income $150,299 $75,235 $62,843
Home Value To Income 5.9x 6.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Dublin Services Costs Vs. California

Item Dublin California
Shampoo $1.33 $1.01
Movie $12.11 $10.72
Bowling $19.83 $13.86

Detailed Dublin Groceries Costs Vs. California

Item Dublin California
Ground Beef $3.71 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.35 $1.4
Milk $2.39 $1.96

Detailed Dublin Health Costs Vs. California

Item Dublin California
Haircut $19.71 $17.49
Beauty Salon $67.86 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.93 $2.32

Detailed Dublin Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item Dublin California
Potatoes $2.66 $3.18
Pizza $13.7 $10.39
Beer $10.49 $9.23
Optometrist $136.71 $106.34
Doctor $150.71 $115.25
Dentist $139.14 $98.38

Detailed Dublin Utilities Costs Vs. California

Item Dublin California
Gasoline $3.79 $2.59
Tire Balancing $61.0 $48.9
All Electricity $228.47 $167.6
Phone $184.65 $163.42

Dublin SnackAbility

9.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
3

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Dublin

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Dublin
Livermore, CA 89,699 174 0.9x
Pleasanton, CA 81,717 203 1.1x
Milpitas, CA 79,517 181 1.0x
San Ramon, CA 75,648 201 1.1x
Castro Valley, CA 63,013 171 0.9x
Danville, CA 44,605 217 1.1x
Lafayette, CA 26,305 235 1.2x
San Lorenzo, CA 25,569 152 0.8x
Orinda, CA 19,646 240 1.3x
Piedmont, CA 11,317 294 1.6x

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