According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Soquel has an overall cost of living index of 166 which is 1.7x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only California, Soquel has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than California's index of 140.
The standard of living in Soquel ranks as #6,087 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Soquel ranks as the #332 most expensive place in the Golden State.
|Living Expense||Soquel||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. Soquel||Santa Cruz, CA||65,011||186||1.1x||Morgan Hill, CA||44,789||166||1.0x||Campbell, CA||42,891||199||1.2x||Los Gatos, CA||31,943||257||1.5x||Saratoga, CA||31,084||310||1.9x||Live Oak, CA||16,508||170||1.0x||Scotts Valley, CA||12,055||185||1.1x||Capitola, CA||10,090||168||1.0x||Rio del Mar, CA||9,713||196||1.2x||Interlaken, CA||7,596||130||0.8x|