Catalina, AZ Cost Of Living

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

What is the cost of living in Catalina, AZ?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Catalina has an overall cost of living index of 96 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Arizona, Catalina has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Arizona's index of 99.

The standard of living in Catalina ranks as #2652 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Arizona. By definition, that implies Catalina ranks as the #3754 most expensive place in the Grand Canyon State.

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Catalina Cost Of Living Vs. Arizona

Living Expense Catalina Arizona National Average
Overall 96 99 100
Services 103 98 100
Groceries 103 99 100
Health 98 98 100
Housing 84 97 100
Transportation 94 104 100
Utilities 100 103 100
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Catalina Cost of Living Vs. AZ

Catalina, AZ Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Arizona, 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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Catalina Arizona United States
Median Home Value $151,100 $209,600 $204,900
Median Rent $951 $1,009 $1,023
Median Income $56,314 $56,213 $60,293
Home Value To Income 2.7x 3.7x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.22x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Catalina

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Catalina
Casas Adobes, AZ 69,615 100 1.0x
Catalina Foothills, AZ 50,426 125 1.3x
Oro Valley, AZ 43,815 113 1.2x
Marana, AZ 43,606 107 1.1x
Tanque Verde, AZ 15,860 128 1.3x
Flowing Wells, AZ 15,290 85 0.9x
Saddlebrooke, AZ 10,530 122 1.3x

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