Tracy, CA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
133
Tracy's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
297 out of 635
In California
5,359 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 Tracy is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Tracy, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Tracy has an overall cost of living index of 133 which is 1.3x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only California, Tracy has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than California's index of 140.

The standard of living in Tracy ranks as #5,362 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Tracy ranks as the #1,057 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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Tracy Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Tracy California National Average
Overall 133 140 100
Services 103 112 100
Groceries 113 113 100
Health 97 115 100
Housing 177 198 100
Transportation 129 134 100
Utilities 147 126 100
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Tracy Cost of Living Vs. CA

Tracy, 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.

$470,400
Median Home Value
$1,862
Median Rent
$95,741
Median Income
Statistic Tracy California United States
Median Home Value $470,400 $538,500 $229,800
Median Rent $1,862 $1,586 $1,096
Median Income $95,741 $78,672 $64,994
Home Value To Income 4.9x 6.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Tracy Services Costs Vs. California

Item Tracy California
Shampoo $1.26 $1.06
Movie $11.71 $10.68
Bowling $17.64 $14.67

Detailed Tracy Groceries Costs Vs. California

Item Tracy California
Ground Beef $4.77 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.54 $1.39
Milk $2.9 $2.05

Detailed Tracy Health Costs Vs. California

Item Tracy California
Haircut $19.27 $18.62
Beauty Salon $43.53 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.66 $2.34

Detailed Tracy Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item Tracy California
Potatoes $3.31 $3.29
Pizza $16.43 $10.62
Beer $9.66 $9.38
Optometrist $116.0 $108.57
Doctor $128.29 $116.17
Dentist $85.86 $99.13

Detailed Tracy Utilities Costs Vs. California

Item Tracy California
Gasoline $2.98 $2.22
Tire Balancing $54.75 $50.07
All Electricity $298.93 $167.67
Phone $185.03 $175.64

Tracy SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
7
Amenities
9.5
Education
6
Commute
2

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Tracy

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Tracy
Stockton, CA 311,103 112 0.8x
Livermore, CA 91,763 171 1.3x
Manteca, CA 81,078 122 0.9x
Lathrop, CA 23,863 123 0.9x
Mountain House, CA 21,387 154 1.2x
Ripon, CA 16,049 125 0.9x
Discovery Bay, CA 15,904 154 1.2x
Salida, CA 15,269 106 0.8x
Country Club, CA 9,242 106 0.8x

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