Golden Hills, CA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
114
Golden Hills's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
157 out of 635
In California
4,427 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 Golden Hills is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Golden Hills, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Golden Hills has an overall cost of living index of 114 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Golden Hills ranks as #4,429 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Golden Hills ranks as the #1,990 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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Golden Hills Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Golden Hills California National Average
Overall 114 140 100
Services 103 112 100
Groceries 104 113 100
Health 109 115 100
Housing 112 198 100
Transportation 129 134 100
Utilities 169 126 100
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Golden Hills Cost of Living Vs. CA

Golden Hills, 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.

$287,400
Median Home Value
$989
Median Rent
$77,586
Median Income
Statistic Golden Hills California United States
Median Home Value $287,400 $538,500 $229,800
Median Rent $989 $1,586 $1,096
Median Income $77,586 $78,672 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.7x 6.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.15x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Golden Hills Services Costs Vs. California

Item Golden Hills California
Shampoo $1.16 $1.06
Movie $10.31 $10.68
Bowling $14.28 $14.67

Detailed Golden Hills Groceries Costs Vs. California

Item Golden Hills California
Ground Beef $4.37 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.53 $1.39
Milk $2.37 $2.05

Detailed Golden Hills Health Costs Vs. California

Item Golden Hills California
Haircut $20.0 $18.62
Beauty Salon $55.0 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.6 $2.34

Detailed Golden Hills Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item Golden Hills California
Potatoes $3.31 $3.29
Pizza $8.97 $10.62
Beer $8.81 $9.38
Optometrist $91.67 $108.57
Doctor $131.39 $116.17
Dentist $117.39 $99.13

Detailed Golden Hills Utilities Costs Vs. California

Item Golden Hills California
Gasoline $3.22 $2.22
Tire Balancing $46.66 $50.07
All Electricity $370.41 $167.67
Phone $176.01 $175.64

Golden Hills SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
6
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Golden Hills

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Golden Hills
Bakersfield, CA 379,879 117 1.0x
Oildale, CA 35,520 103 0.9x
Arvin, CA 21,220 101 0.9x
Rosamond, CA 20,255 110 1.0x
Shafter, CA 19,743 106 0.9x
Rosedale, CA 19,003 133 1.2x
Castaic, CA 18,479 145 1.3x
Lamont, CA 14,724 99 0.9x
Tehachapi, CA 12,718 109 1.0x
Quartz Hill, CA 10,405 113 1.0x

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