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Cost of Living

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

Overall, Richmond, California cost of living is 119.70.

  COST OF LIVINGRichmond, CaliforniaUnited States
  Overall  120100
  Grocery  117.2100
  Health  112100
  Housing  135100
  Utilities  91100
  Transportation  109100
  Miscellaneous  117100


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