Lincoln, CA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
140
Lincoln's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
353 out of 635
In California
5,578 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 Lincoln is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Lincoln, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Lincoln has an overall cost of living index of 140 which is 1.4x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Lincoln ranks as #5,581 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Lincoln ranks as the #838 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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Lincoln Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Lincoln California National Average
Overall 140 140 100
Services 117 112 100
Groceries 109 113 100
Health 123 115 100
Housing 190 198 100
Transportation 134 134 100
Utilities 108 126 100
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Lincoln Cost of Living Vs. CA

Lincoln, 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.

$468,400
Median Home Value
$1,837
Median Rent
$88,991
Median Income
Statistic Lincoln California United States
Median Home Value $468,400 $538,500 $229,800
Median Rent $1,837 $1,586 $1,096
Median Income $88,991 $78,672 $64,994
Home Value To Income 5.3x 6.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.25x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Lincoln Services Costs Vs. California

Item Lincoln California
Shampoo $1.24 $1.06
Movie $13.93 $10.68
Bowling $20.08 $14.67

Detailed Lincoln Groceries Costs Vs. California

Item Lincoln California
Ground Beef $5.05 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.31 $1.39
Milk $2.66 $2.05

Detailed Lincoln Health Costs Vs. California

Item Lincoln California
Haircut $24.02 $18.62
Beauty Salon $62.28 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.79 $2.34

Detailed Lincoln Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item Lincoln California
Potatoes $3.2 $3.29
Pizza $17.03 $10.62
Beer $9.52 $9.38
Optometrist $148.5 $108.57
Doctor $194.75 $116.17
Dentist $94.8 $99.13

Detailed Lincoln Utilities Costs Vs. California

Item Lincoln California
Gasoline $3.24 $2.22
Tire Balancing $51.87 $50.07
All Electricity $192.37 $167.67
Phone $186.51 $175.64

Lincoln SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Lincoln

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Lincoln
Roseville, CA 138,860 134 1.0x
Citrus Heights, CA 87,665 117 0.8x
Folsom, CA 79,584 144 1.0x
Rocklin, CA 67,070 137 1.0x
Antelope, CA 48,468 125 0.9x
El Dorado Hills, CA 47,107 163 1.2x
Orangevale, CA 35,030 131 0.9x
Fair Oaks, CA 30,882 134 1.0x
Granite Bay, CA 22,818 171 1.2x
Auburn, CA 14,104 134 1.0x

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