El Rio, CA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
132
El Rio's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
286 out of 635
In California
5,326 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 El Rio is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in El Rio, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, El Rio has an overall cost of living index of 132 which is 1.3x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in El Rio ranks as #5,329 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies El Rio ranks as the #1,090 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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El Rio Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense El Rio California National Average
Overall 132 140 100
Services 118 112 100
Groceries 112 113 100
Health 113 115 100
Housing 164 198 100
Transportation 136 134 100
Utilities 106 126 100
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El Rio Cost of Living Vs. CA

El Rio, 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.

$484,800
Median Home Value
$1,843
Median Rent
$57,096
Median Income
Statistic El Rio California United States
Median Home Value $484,800 $538,500 $229,800
Median Rent $1,843 $1,586 $1,096
Median Income $57,096 $78,672 $64,994
Home Value To Income 8.5x 6.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.39x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed El Rio Services Costs Vs. California

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

Detailed El Rio Groceries Costs Vs. California

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

Detailed El Rio Health Costs Vs. California

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

Detailed El Rio Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item El Rio 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 El Rio Utilities Costs Vs. California

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

El Rio SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
2
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
3
Commute
7

Cost Of Living In Cities Around El Rio

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. El Rio
Oxnard, CA 207,722 137 1.0x
Thousand Oaks, CA 127,648 173 1.3x
San Buenaventura (Ventura), CA 108,467 149 1.1x
Camarillo, CA 68,583 157 1.2x
Moorpark, CA 36,443 161 1.2x
Santa Paula, CA 30,297 127 1.0x
Port Hueneme, CA 21,979 130 1.0x
Fillmore, CA 15,631 129 1.0x
Ojai, CA 7,613 167 1.3x
Mira Monte, CA 6,833 153 1.2x

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