Temecula, CA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
134
Temecula's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
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 Temecula is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Temecula, CA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Temecula has an overall cost of living index of 134 which is 1.3x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only California, Temecula has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than California's index of 140.

The standard of living in Temecula ranks as #5410 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in California. By definition, that implies Temecula ranks as the #996 most expensive place in the Golden State.

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Temecula Cost Of Living Vs. California

Living Expense Temecula California National Average
Overall 134 140 100
Services 110 111 100
Groceries 116 118 100
Health 109 113 100
Housing 188 196 100
Transportation 130 128 100
Utilities 90 118 100
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Temecula Cost of Living Vs. CA

Temecula, 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.

$424,100
Median Home Value
$1,787
Median Rent
$90,964
Median Income
Statistic Temecula California United States
Median Home Value $424,100 $475,900 $204,900
Median Rent $1,787 $1,429 $1,023
Median Income $90,964 $71,228 $60,293
Home Value To Income 4.7x 6.7x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.24x 0.24x 0.2x

Temecula SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
9.5
Safety
7
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
3

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Temecula

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Temecula
Murrieta, CA 111,427 131 1.0x
Lakeland, FL 105,958 89 0.7x
Menifee, CA 88,515 118 0.9x
Lake Elsinore, CA 64,037 119 0.9x
Wildomar, CA 36,162 121 0.9x
French Valley, CA 33,818 134 1.0x
Fallbrook, CA 33,021 139 1.0x
East Hemet, CA 20,679 107 0.8x
Canyon Lake, CA 11,106 137 1.0x
Valley Center, CA 9,059 146 1.1x

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