Marina, CA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
129
Marina's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
263 out of 635
In California
5,222 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 Marina is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Marina, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Marina has an overall cost of living index of 129 which is 1.3x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only California, Marina has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than California's index of 140.

The standard of living in Marina ranks as #5,224 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Marina ranks as the #1,195 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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Marina Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Marina California National Average
Overall 129 140 100
Services 88 112 100
Groceries 103 113 100
Health 113 115 100
Housing 189 198 100
Transportation 109 134 100
Utilities 128 126 100
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Marina Cost of Living Vs. CA

Marina, 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.

$567,100
Median Home Value
$1,569
Median Rent
$73,115
Median Income
Statistic Marina California United States
Median Home Value $567,100 $538,500 $229,800
Median Rent $1,569 $1,586 $1,096
Median Income $73,115 $78,672 $64,994
Home Value To Income 7.8x 6.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.26x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Marina Services Costs Vs. California

Item Marina California
Shampoo $1.06 $1.06
Movie $15.05 $10.68
Bowling $18.25 $14.67

Detailed Marina Groceries Costs Vs. California

Item Marina California
Ground Beef $4.36 $4.22
Fried Chicken $2.03 $1.39
Milk $2.27 $2.05

Detailed Marina Health Costs Vs. California

Item Marina California
Haircut $27.5 $18.62
Beauty Salon $50.52 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.52 $2.34

Detailed Marina Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item Marina California
Potatoes $3.2 $3.29
Pizza $10.74 $10.62
Beer $8.99 $9.38
Optometrist $127.0 $108.57
Doctor $148.0 $116.17
Dentist $99.6 $99.13

Detailed Marina Utilities Costs Vs. California

Item Marina California
Gasoline $3.24 $2.22
Tire Balancing $45.0 $50.07
All Electricity $260.15 $167.67
Phone $173.87 $175.64

Marina SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
3
Diversity
10
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Marina

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Marina
Salinas, CA 156,177 119 0.9x
Watsonville, CA 52,398 126 1.0x
Seaside, CA 34,063 126 1.0x
Monterey, CA 28,575 180 1.4x
Prunedale, CA 20,560 131 1.0x
Pacific Grove, CA 15,471 184 1.4x
Rio del Mar, CA 9,713 196 1.5x
Interlaken, CA 7,596 130 1.0x
Castroville, CA 6,332 110 0.9x

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