Walnut, CA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
176
Walnut's Overall Cost Of Living
1.8x
Higher Than The National Average
524 out of 635
In California
6,186 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 Walnut is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Walnut, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Walnut has an overall cost of living index of 176 which is 1.8x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only California, Walnut has a cost of living index that's 1.3x higher than California's index of 140.

The standard of living in Walnut ranks as #6,191 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Walnut ranks as the #228 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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Walnut Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Walnut California National Average
Overall 176 140 100
Services 112 112 100
Groceries 113 113 100
Health 104 115 100
Housing 322 198 100
Transportation 136 134 100
Utilities 90 126 100
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Walnut Cost of Living Vs. CA

Walnut, 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.

$806,900
Median Home Value
$2,518
Median Rent
$108,264
Median Income
Statistic Walnut California United States
Median Home Value $806,900 $538,500 $229,800
Median Rent $2,518 $1,586 $1,096
Median Income $108,264 $78,672 $64,994
Home Value To Income 7.5x 6.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.28x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Walnut Services Costs Vs. California

Item Walnut California
Shampoo $1.17 $1.06
Movie $14.48 $10.68
Bowling $24.56 $14.67

Detailed Walnut Groceries Costs Vs. California

Item Walnut California
Ground Beef $4.58 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.72 $1.39
Milk $2.19 $2.05

Detailed Walnut Health Costs Vs. California

Item Walnut California
Haircut $22.6 $18.62
Beauty Salon $66.25 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.48 $2.34

Detailed Walnut Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item Walnut California
Potatoes $2.99 $3.29
Pizza $11.66 $10.62
Beer $9.82 $9.38
Optometrist $106.53 $108.57
Doctor $100.28 $116.17
Dentist $114.52 $99.13

Detailed Walnut Utilities Costs Vs. California

Item Walnut California
Gasoline $3.32 $2.22
Tire Balancing $52.6 $50.07
All Electricity $138.7 $167.67
Phone $176.01 $175.64

Walnut SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
3
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
3

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Walnut

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Walnut
West Covina, CA 105,808 143 0.8x
Yorba Linda, CA 68,103 181 1.0x
Diamond Bar, CA 55,870 165 0.9x
Rowland Heights, CA 49,914 156 0.9x
Cypress, CA 49,137 154 0.9x
La Mirada, CA 48,260 147 0.8x
Covina, CA 47,787 136 0.8x
San Dimas, CA 33,812 147 0.8x
La Verne, CA 32,346 150 0.9x
North Tustin, CA 25,147 191 1.1x

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