Galt, CA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
116
Galt's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
173 out of 634
In California
4,569 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 Galt is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Galt, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Galt has an overall cost of living index of 116 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Galt ranks as #4,571 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Galt ranks as the #1,835 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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Galt Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Galt California National Average
Overall 116 140 100
Services 101 111 100
Groceries 125 118 100
Health 100 113 100
Housing 125 196 100
Transportation 124 128 100
Utilities 129 118 100
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Galt Cost of Living Vs. CA

Galt, 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.

$331,100
Median Home Value
$1,225
Median Rent
$75,638
Median Income
Statistic Galt California United States
Median Home Value $331,100 $505,000 $217,500
Median Rent $1,225 $1,503 $1,062
Median Income $75,638 $75,235 $62,843
Home Value To Income 4.4x 6.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Galt Services Costs Vs. California

Item Galt California
Shampoo $1.46 $1.01
Movie $11.63 $10.72
Bowling $16.38 $13.86

Detailed Galt Groceries Costs Vs. California

Item Galt California
Ground Beef $4.63 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.61 $1.4
Milk $2.76 $1.96

Detailed Galt Health Costs Vs. California

Item Galt California
Haircut $18.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $40.5 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.77 $2.32

Detailed Galt Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item Galt California
Potatoes $3.02 $3.18
Pizza $15.59 $10.39
Beer $9.85 $9.23
Optometrist $114.4 $106.34
Doctor $124.33 $115.25
Dentist $83.1 $98.38

Detailed Galt Utilities Costs Vs. California

Item Galt California
Gasoline $3.37 $2.59
Tire Balancing $57.49 $48.9
All Electricity $253.2 $167.6
Phone $182.4 $163.42

Galt SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Galt

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Galt
Elk Grove, CA 170,825 130 1.1x
Lodi, CA 65,846 117 1.0x
Florin, CA 47,555 108 0.9x
Lincoln, CA 47,388 136 1.2x
Vineyard, CA 28,386 130 1.1x
Rosemont, CA 23,602 114 1.0x
Parkway, CA 15,818 107 0.9x
Lemon Hill, CA 14,733 101 0.9x
August, CA 8,405 97 0.8x

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