Waterford, CA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
99
Waterford's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
29 out of 634
In California
3,077 out of 6,399
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Waterford is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Waterford, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Waterford has an overall cost of living index of 99 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only California, Waterford has a cost of living index that's 0.7x lower than California's index of 140.

The standard of living in Waterford ranks as #3,078 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Waterford ranks as the #3,329 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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Waterford Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Waterford California National Average
Overall 99 140 100
Services 88 111 100
Groceries 105 118 100
Health 111 113 100
Housing 92 196 100
Transportation 111 128 100
Utilities 129 118 100
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Waterford Cost of Living Vs. CA

Waterford, 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.

$247,200
Median Home Value
$1,112
Median Rent
$58,904
Median Income
Statistic Waterford California United States
Median Home Value $247,200 $505,000 $217,500
Median Rent $1,112 $1,503 $1,062
Median Income $58,904 $75,235 $62,843
Home Value To Income 4.2x 6.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Waterford Services Costs Vs. California

Item Waterford California
Shampoo $1.06 $1.01
Movie $15.05 $10.72
Bowling $18.25 $13.86

Detailed Waterford Groceries Costs Vs. California

Item Waterford California
Ground Beef $4.36 $3.9
Fried Chicken $2.03 $1.4
Milk $2.27 $1.96

Detailed Waterford Health Costs Vs. California

Item Waterford California
Haircut $27.5 $17.49
Beauty Salon $50.52 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.52 $2.32

Detailed Waterford Transportation Costs Vs. California

Item Waterford California
Potatoes $3.2 $3.18
Pizza $10.74 $10.39
Beer $8.99 $9.23
Optometrist $127.0 $106.34
Doctor $148.0 $115.25
Dentist $99.6 $98.38

Detailed Waterford Utilities Costs Vs. California

Item Waterford California
Gasoline $3.24 $2.59
Tire Balancing $45.0 $48.9
All Electricity $260.15 $167.6
Phone $173.87 $163.42

Waterford SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
3
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Waterford

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Waterford
Modesto, CA 212,616 105 1.1x
Turlock, CA 72,904 108 1.1x
Ceres, CA 48,214 102 1.0x
Riverbank, CA 24,482 106 1.1x
Oakdale, CA 22,936 109 1.1x
Salida, CA 14,229 108 1.1x
Delhi, CA 12,301 98 1.0x
Escalon, CA 7,538 112 1.1x
Hughson, CA 7,460 111 1.1x
Keyes, CA 6,548 94 0.9x

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