Hawthorne, CA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
141
Hawthorne's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
361 out of 635
In California
5,616 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 Hawthorne is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Hawthorne, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Hawthorne has an overall cost of living index of 141 which is 1.4x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only California, Hawthorne has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than California's index of 140.

The standard of living in Hawthorne ranks as #5,619 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Hawthorne ranks as the #800 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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Hawthorne Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Hawthorne California National Average
Overall 141 140 100
Services 117 112 100
Groceries 115 113 100
Health 110 115 100
Housing 192 198 100
Transportation 133 134 100
Utilities 107 126 100
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Hawthorne Cost of Living Vs. CA

Hawthorne, 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.

$602,100
Median Home Value
$1,335
Median Rent
$57,849
Median Income
Statistic Hawthorne California United States
Median Home Value $602,100 $538,500 $229,800
Median Rent $1,335 $1,586 $1,096
Median Income $57,849 $78,672 $64,994
Home Value To Income 10.4x 6.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.28x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Hawthorne Services Costs Vs. California

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

Detailed Hawthorne Groceries Costs Vs. California

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

Detailed Hawthorne Health Costs Vs. California

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

Detailed Hawthorne Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item Hawthorne 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 Hawthorne Utilities Costs Vs. California

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

Hawthorne SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
9.5
Safety
5
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Hawthorne

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Hawthorne
Torrance, CA 144,430 171 1.2x
Inglewood, CA 109,309 133 0.9x
Lakewood, CA 79,676 143 1.0x
Gardena, CA 59,401 137 1.0x
Cerritos, CA 49,388 169 1.2x
Cypress, CA 49,137 154 1.1x
La Mirada, CA 48,260 147 1.0x
Westmont, CA 35,188 128 0.9x
Manhattan Beach, CA 35,064 278 2.0x
Lawndale, CA 32,533 141 1.0x

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