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Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Lancaster, California is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Lancaster, California is more expensive.

Lancaster, California cost of living is 103.60.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGLancaster, CaliforniaUnited States
  Overall  104100
  Grocery  95.5100
  Health  93100
  Housing  119100
  Utilities  110100
  Transportation  102100
  Miscellaneous  91100


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By FAR the Worst Place I Have Lived

Not only is Lancaster the worst place I have ever lived, it is the worst place I have ever been to. I moved there from Seattle, WA in 2013 and lived there for a year and... (Read More)



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I would like to find out more about Lancaster, Ca I am planning to buy a house, I would like to get some recommendations about the safest areas to live or buy a house in... (Read More)



Excellent Place Work-Wise for Aviation Enthusiasts

Lived here for the past 13 years working for the government. Excellent area job-wise for Engineers and Aviation enthusiasts since this is an area rich in Flight test... (Read More)



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