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.
|Living Expense||Redondo Beach||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.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Redondo Beach|
|Rancho Palos Verdes, CA||42,030||216||1.2x|
|Manhattan Beach, CA||35,500||276||1.5x|
|West Whittier-Los Nietos, CA||26,654||133||0.7x|