Sebastopol, CA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
167
Sebastopol's Overall Cost Of Living
1.7x
Higher Than The National Average
493 out of 635
In California
6,093 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 Sebastopol is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Sebastopol, CA?

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

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

The standard of living in Sebastopol ranks as #6,097 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Sebastopol ranks as the #321 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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Sebastopol Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Sebastopol California National Average
Overall 167 140 100
Services 128 112 100
Groceries 130 113 100
Health 124 115 100
Housing 249 198 100
Transportation 147 134 100
Utilities 139 126 100
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Sebastopol Cost of Living Vs. CA

Sebastopol, 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.

$661,300
Median Home Value
$1,547
Median Rent
$83,856
Median Income
Statistic Sebastopol California United States
Median Home Value $661,300 $538,500 $229,800
Median Rent $1,547 $1,586 $1,096
Median Income $83,856 $78,672 $64,994
Home Value To Income 7.9x 6.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.22x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Sebastopol Services Costs Vs. California

Item Sebastopol California
Shampoo $1.35 $1.06
Movie $16.41 $10.68
Bowling $20.0 $14.67

Detailed Sebastopol Groceries Costs Vs. California

Item Sebastopol California
Ground Beef $3.64 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.8 $1.39
Milk $2.83 $2.05

Detailed Sebastopol Health Costs Vs. California

Item Sebastopol California
Haircut $22.38 $18.62
Beauty Salon $82.05 $39.05
Toothpaste $3.18 $2.34

Detailed Sebastopol Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item Sebastopol California
Potatoes $3.42 $3.29
Pizza $13.47 $10.62
Beer $10.5 $9.38
Optometrist $144.57 $108.57
Doctor $149.63 $116.17
Dentist $132.68 $99.13

Detailed Sebastopol Utilities Costs Vs. California

Item Sebastopol California
Gasoline $3.46 $2.22
Tire Balancing $65.51 $50.07
All Electricity $267.84 $167.67
Phone $198.18 $175.64

Sebastopol SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
6

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Sebastopol

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Sebastopol
Santa Rosa, CA 178,391 153 0.9x
Petaluma, CA 60,865 161 1.0x
Rohnert Park, CA 42,559 144 0.9x
Windsor, CA 27,635 160 1.0x
Healdsburg, CA 11,924 173 1.0x
Larkfield-Wikiup, CA 8,080 158 0.9x
Boyes Hot Springs, CA 8,006 155 0.9x
Cotati, CA 7,487 155 0.9x
Calistoga, CA 5,346 154 0.9x

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