Redondo Beach, CA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
185
Redondo Beach's Overall Cost Of Living
1.9x
Higher Than The National Average
547 out of 634
In California
6,236 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 Redondo Beach is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Redondo Beach, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Redondo Beach has an overall cost of living index of 185 which is 1.9x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only California, Redondo Beach has a cost of living index that's 1.3x higher than California's index of 140.

The standard of living in Redondo Beach ranks as #6,243 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Redondo Beach ranks as the #163 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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Redondo Beach Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Redondo Beach California National Average
Overall 185 140 100
Services 112 111 100
Groceries 116 118 100
Health 111 113 100
Housing 351 196 100
Transportation 126 128 100
Utilities 107 118 100
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Redondo Beach Cost of Living Vs. CA

Redondo Beach, 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.

$926,500
Median Home Value
$2,072
Median Rent
$113,499
Median Income
Statistic Redondo Beach California United States
Median Home Value $926,500 $505,000 $217,500
Median Rent $2,072 $1,503 $1,062
Median Income $113,499 $75,235 $62,843
Home Value To Income 8.2x 6.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.22x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Redondo Beach Services Costs Vs. California

Item Redondo Beach California
Shampoo $1.32 $1.01
Movie $16.1 $10.72
Bowling $20.33 $13.86

Detailed Redondo Beach Groceries Costs Vs. California

Item Redondo Beach California
Ground Beef $3.32 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.79 $1.4
Milk $2.19 $1.96

Detailed Redondo Beach Health Costs Vs. California

Item Redondo Beach California
Haircut $22.4 $17.49
Beauty Salon $68.75 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.49 $2.32

Detailed Redondo Beach Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item Redondo Beach California
Potatoes $2.99 $3.18
Pizza $10.99 $10.39
Beer $9.66 $9.23
Optometrist $126.4 $106.34
Doctor $126.0 $115.25
Dentist $109.4 $98.38

Detailed Redondo Beach Utilities Costs Vs. California

Item Redondo Beach California
Gasoline $3.7 $2.59
Tire Balancing $50.2 $48.9
All Electricity $184.11 $167.6
Phone $186.9 $163.42

Redondo Beach SnackAbility

9.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
10
Education
9.5
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Redondo Beach

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Redondo Beach
Torrance, CA 145,492 168 0.9x
Hawthorne, CA 87,107 137 0.7x
Lakewood, CA 80,292 143 0.8x
Gardena, CA 59,709 133 0.7x
Cerritos, CA 50,143 169 0.9x
Cypress, CA 48,893 155 0.8x
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 42,030 216 1.2x
Manhattan Beach, CA 35,500 276 1.5x
Lawndale, CA 32,819 138 0.7x
West Whittier-Los Nietos, CA 26,654 133 0.7x

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