East Pasadena, CA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
173
East Pasadena's Overall Cost Of Living
1.7x
Higher Than The National Average
518 out of 635
In California
6,161 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 East Pasadena is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in East Pasadena, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, East Pasadena has an overall cost of living index of 173 which is 1.7x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only California, East Pasadena has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than California's index of 140.

The standard of living in East Pasadena ranks as #6,166 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies East Pasadena ranks as the #253 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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East Pasadena Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense East Pasadena California National Average
Overall 173 140 100
Services 117 112 100
Groceries 115 113 100
Health 110 115 100
Housing 309 198 100
Transportation 134 134 100
Utilities 109 126 100
For more reading on cost of living around California, check out:
East Pasadena Cost of Living Vs. CA

East Pasadena, 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.

$830,800
Median Home Value
$1,894
Median Rent
$91,637
Median Income
Statistic East Pasadena California United States
Median Home Value $830,800 $538,500 $229,800
Median Rent $1,894 $1,586 $1,096
Median Income $91,637 $78,672 $64,994
Home Value To Income 9.1x 6.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.25x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed East Pasadena Services Costs Vs. California

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

Detailed East Pasadena Groceries Costs Vs. California

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

Detailed East Pasadena Health Costs Vs. California

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

Detailed East Pasadena Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item East Pasadena 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 East Pasadena Utilities Costs Vs. California

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

East Pasadena SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
3
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around East Pasadena

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. East Pasadena
Pasadena, CA 142,017 169 1.0x
Arcadia, CA 57,053 201 1.2x
La Mirada, CA 48,260 147 0.8x
San Gabriel, CA 40,108 164 0.9x
La Verne, CA 32,346 150 0.9x
Walnut, CA 29,764 176 1.0x
West Puente Valley, CA 23,555 133 0.8x
East San Gabriel, CA 23,076 169 1.0x
Artesia, CA 16,456 138 0.8x
Vincent, CA 16,405 136 0.8x

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