According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Pleasant Hill has an overall cost of living index of 173 which is 1.7x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only California, Pleasant Hill has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than California's index of 140.
The standard of living in Pleasant Hill ranks as #6155 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Pleasant Hill ranks as the #251 most expensive place in the Golden State.
|Living Expense||Pleasant Hill||California||National Average|
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.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Pleasant Hill||Concord, CA||128,758||151||0.9x||Mountain View, CA||80,993||219||1.3x||San Ramon, CA||75,384||201||1.2x||Walnut Creek, CA||69,007||180||1.0x||Dublin, CA||59,172||189||1.1x||Danville, CA||44,417||217||1.3x||Martinez, CA||38,117||157||0.9x||Lafayette, CA||26,060||235||1.4x||San Lorenzo, CA||25,388||152||0.9x||Hercules, CA||25,343||154||0.9x|