According to the most recent data on the cost of living, La Crescenta-Montrose has an overall cost of living index of 172 which is 1.7x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only California, La Crescenta-Montrose has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than California's index of 140.
The standard of living in La Crescenta-Montrose ranks as #6,148 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies La Crescenta-Montrose ranks as the #259 most expensive place in the Golden State.
|Living Expense||La Crescenta-Montrose||California||National Average|
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.
|Statistic||La Crescenta-Montrose||California||United States|
|Median Home Value||$823,400||$505,000||$217,500|
|Home Value To Income||8.0x||6.7x||3.5x|
|Rent To Monthly Income||0.21x||0.24x||0.2x|
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. La Crescenta-Montrose|
|Santa Clarita, CA||213,411||143||0.8x|
|Monterey Park, CA||60,439||152||0.9x|
|San Gabriel, CA||40,143||161||0.9x|
|South Pasadena, CA||25,661||193||1.1x|
|San Fernando, CA||24,535||130||0.8x|
|West Puente Valley, CA||23,382||131||0.8x|
|Avocado Heights, CA||15,426||138||0.8x|