Patterson, CA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
Patterson's Overall Cost Of Living
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 Patterson is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Patterson, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Patterson has an overall cost of living index of 108 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only California, Patterson has a cost of living index that's 0.8x lower than California's index of 140.

The standard of living in Patterson ranks as #3965 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Patterson ranks as the #2441 most expensive place in the Golden State.

Patterson Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Patterson California National Average
Overall 108 140 100
Services 88 111 100
Groceries 105 118 100
Health 111 113 100
Housing 123 196 100
Transportation 111 128 100
Utilities 129 118 100
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Patterson Cost of Living Vs. CA

Patterson, 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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Patterson California United States
Median Home Value $285,800 $475,900 $204,900
Median Rent $1,485 $1,429 $1,023
Median Income $65,345 $71,228 $60,293
Home Value To Income 4.4x 6.7x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.27x 0.24x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Patterson

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Patterson
Modesto, CA 211,336 105 1.0x
Turlock, CA 72,335 108 1.0x
Ceres, CA 47,975 102 0.9x
Ripon, CA 15,367 123 1.1x
Salida, CA 14,658 108 1.0x
Newman, CA 11,119 99 0.9x
Hughson, CA 7,370 111 1.0x
Keyes, CA 6,185 94 0.9x
West Modesto, CA 5,911 94 0.9x
Gustine, CA 5,774 97 0.9x

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