According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Rolling Hills Estates has an overall cost of living index of 232 which is 2.3x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only California, Rolling Hills Estates has a cost of living index that's 1.7x higher than California's index of 140.
The standard of living in Rolling Hills Estates ranks as #6361 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Rolling Hills Estates ranks as the #45 most expensive place in the Golden State.
|Living Expense||Rolling Hills Estates||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.
|Statistic||Rolling Hills Estates||California||United States|
|Median Home Value||$1,229,300||$475,900||$204,900|
|Home Value To Income||8.5x||6.7x||3.4x|
|Rent To Monthly Income||0.28x||0.24x||0.2x|
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Rolling Hills Estates||Torrance, CA||146,392||168||0.7x||Carson, CA||92,517||135||0.6x||Lakewood, CA||80,771||143||0.6x||Redondo Beach, CA||67,700||185||0.8x||Cerritos, CA||50,172||169||0.7x||La Mirada, CA||48,974||144||0.6x||Cypress, CA||48,955||155||0.7x||Rancho Palos Verdes, CA||42,271||216||0.9x||West Whittier-Los Nietos, CA||27,144||133||0.6x||West Carson, CA||22,537||138||0.6x|