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

Overall, Santa Ana, California cost of living is 143.90.

  COST OF LIVINGSanta Ana, CaliforniaUnited States
  Overall  144100
  Grocery  107.7100
  Health  108100
  Housing  220100
  Utilities  111100
  Transportation  115100
  Miscellaneous  104100
I live in Santa Ana in a crappy economy, everyone is out to get everyone. Everyone is screwing everyone to get business. There are no jobs, most of people in the mid... (read more)
Summer is 80 to 90 degrees during the day, 65 to low 70 in evenings. Approx 20 minutes from the coast so tend to get breezes in the evening. November brings cool... (read more)
Beautiful Weather and Close to a ton of outdoor ac
Santa Ana is a beautiful place. As any city in Orange County It is close ~ 10-20 minutes to the Ocean, there are a ton of outdoor activities within an hour and a half.... (read more)
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Good to live in....
Overall, Santa Ana is good to live in. Great climate, great citizens. Although stay away from the downtown areas because that's where gangs tend to gather, however, the... (read more)
Live here if you want to feel like your back at ho
I've had the misfortune of going through Santa Ana many times. Its probably one of the WORST cities in Orange County. ALL of the business downtown are strictly for... (read more)
As many SOCAL cities are now santa ana has gone through a very negitive transformations. Given santa ana hasn't been nice since the late 60s to early 70s, but for anyone... (read more)
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