Laguna Hills, CA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
167
Laguna Hills's Overall Cost Of Living
1.7x
Higher Than The National Average
496 out of 634
In California
6,092 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 Laguna Hills is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

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

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Laguna Hills has an overall cost of living index of 167 which is 1.7x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only California, Laguna Hills has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than California's index of 140.

The standard of living in Laguna Hills ranks as #6,097 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Laguna Hills ranks as the #310 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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Laguna Hills Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Laguna Hills California National Average
Overall 167 140 100
Services 110 111 100
Groceries 116 118 100
Health 109 113 100
Housing 297 196 100
Transportation 130 128 100
Utilities 90 118 100
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Laguna Hills Cost of Living Vs. CA

Laguna 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.

$707,700
Median Home Value
$2,111
Median Rent
$100,985
Median Income
Statistic Laguna Hills California United States
Median Home Value $707,700 $505,000 $217,500
Median Rent $2,111 $1,503 $1,062
Median Income $100,985 $75,235 $62,843
Home Value To Income 7.0x 6.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.25x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Laguna Hills Services Costs Vs. California

Item Laguna Hills California
Shampoo $1.32 $1.01
Movie $14.42 $10.72
Bowling $23.33 $13.86

Detailed Laguna Hills Groceries Costs Vs. California

Item Laguna Hills California
Ground Beef $3.32 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.79 $1.4
Milk $2.19 $1.96

Detailed Laguna Hills Health Costs Vs. California

Item Laguna Hills California
Haircut $21.8 $17.49
Beauty Salon $65.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.19 $2.32

Detailed Laguna Hills Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item Laguna Hills California
Potatoes $3.09 $3.18
Pizza $10.99 $10.39
Beer $9.66 $9.23
Optometrist $96.75 $106.34
Doctor $123.33 $115.25
Dentist $112.4 $98.38

Detailed Laguna Hills Utilities Costs Vs. California

Item Laguna Hills California
Gasoline $3.81 $2.59
Tire Balancing $51.0 $48.9
All Electricity $142.3 $167.6
Phone $173.4 $163.42

Laguna Hills SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
7

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Laguna Hills

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Laguna Hills
Irvine, CA 273,157 178 1.1x
Orange, CA 139,887 157 0.9x
Mission Viejo, CA 95,516 166 1.0x
Lake Forest, CA 83,974 157 0.9x
Laguna Niguel, CA 65,808 177 1.1x
Fountain Valley, CA 56,026 166 1.0x
Aliso Viejo, CA 50,663 157 0.9x
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 48,503 160 1.0x
Ladera Ranch, CA 27,277 184 1.1x
North Tustin, CA 24,705 189 1.1x

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