Vacaville, CA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
129
Vacaville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Vacaville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Vacaville, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Vacaville has an overall cost of living index of 129 which is 1.3x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Vacaville ranks as #5220 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Vacaville ranks as the #1187 most expensive place in the Golden State.

Vacaville Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Vacaville California National Average
Overall 129 140 100
Services 107 111 100
Groceries 121 118 100
Health 117 113 100
Housing 167 196 100
Transportation 134 128 100
Utilities 102 118 100
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Vacaville Cost of Living Vs. CA

Vacaville, 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.

$391,100
Median Home Value
$1,557
Median Rent
$82,197
Median Income
Statistic Vacaville California United States
Median Home Value $391,100 $475,900 $204,900
Median Rent $1,557 $1,429 $1,023
Median Income $82,197 $71,228 $60,293
Home Value To Income 4.8x 6.7x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.24x 0.2x

Vacaville SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
6
Amenities
9.5
Education
7
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Vacaville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Vacaville
Fairfield, CA 114,101 138 1.1x
Napa, CA 79,516 158 1.2x
Davis, CA 67,988 156 1.2x
Dixon, CA 19,759 125 1.0x
Rio Vista, CA 8,618 122 0.9x
Winters, CA 7,132 121 0.9x

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