Templeton, CA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
139
Templeton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
347 out of 635
In California
5,546 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 Templeton is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Templeton, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Templeton has an overall cost of living index of 139 which is 1.4x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only California, Templeton has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than California's index of 140.

The standard of living in Templeton ranks as #5,549 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Templeton ranks as the #870 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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Templeton Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Templeton California National Average
Overall 139 140 100
Services 104 112 100
Groceries 104 113 100
Health 110 115 100
Housing 197 198 100
Transportation 131 134 100
Utilities 168 126 100
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Templeton Cost of Living Vs. CA

Templeton, 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.

$614,700
Median Home Value
$1,560
Median Rent
$92,083
Median Income
Statistic Templeton California United States
Median Home Value $614,700 $538,500 $229,800
Median Rent $1,560 $1,586 $1,096
Median Income $92,083 $78,672 $64,994
Home Value To Income 6.7x 6.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Templeton Services Costs Vs. California

Item Templeton California
Shampoo $1.16 $1.06
Movie $10.31 $10.68
Bowling $14.28 $14.67

Detailed Templeton Groceries Costs Vs. California

Item Templeton California
Ground Beef $4.37 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.53 $1.39
Milk $2.37 $2.05

Detailed Templeton Health Costs Vs. California

Item Templeton California
Haircut $20.0 $18.62
Beauty Salon $55.0 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.6 $2.34

Detailed Templeton Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item Templeton California
Potatoes $3.31 $3.29
Pizza $8.97 $10.62
Beer $8.81 $9.38
Optometrist $91.67 $108.57
Doctor $131.39 $116.17
Dentist $117.39 $99.13

Detailed Templeton Utilities Costs Vs. California

Item Templeton California
Gasoline $3.22 $2.22
Tire Balancing $46.66 $50.07
All Electricity $370.41 $167.67
Phone $176.01 $175.64

Templeton SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Templeton

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Templeton
Santa Maria, CA 105,528 125 0.9x
San Luis Obispo, CA 47,402 158 1.1x
El Paso de Robles (Paso Robles), CA 31,480 134 1.0x
Atascadero, CA 30,444 139 1.0x
Nipomo, CA 18,182 139 1.0x
Arroyo Grande, CA 17,924 147 1.1x
Los Osos, CA 16,174 143 1.0x
Grover Beach, CA 13,481 144 1.0x
Morro Bay, CA 10,592 149 1.1x
Guadalupe, CA 7,654 118 0.8x

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