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Bakersfield, CA vs Flagstaff, AZ

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Flagstaff is 14.2% more expensive than Bakersfield.
Flagstaff housing costs are 52.1% more expensive than Bakersfield housing costs.
Health related expenses are 26.3% more in Flagstaff.

Cost of Living
 Bakersfield, CAFlagstaff, AZUnited States
 109.3124.8100
 98.1105.1100
 83.8105.8100
 124.7189.7100
 $245,000$376,800$219,700
 111.798.8100
 110.383.6100
 102.999.8100

100 = National Average (Below 100 means cheaper than the US average. Above 100 means more expensive.)
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Reviews for Bakersfield    73 Reviews
Beware of the Lords of Bakersfield - 11/19/2018
I've been in this area almost 50 years. I have encountered two classes of people here: the salt of the earth, give you the shirt off their backs and THE LORDS OF... Read More

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Moved in 1997 - 6/22/2017
My husband and I both grew up in Bakersfield and married after High School (attended South High which now looks like a juvenile detention facility more than a High... Read More

Where to begin - 12/18/2016
Bakersfield has the dirtiest air in the state or US i cant remember. My car is covered with a black soot all the time, have to wash it a lot. Allergies are bad here... Read More

Reviews for Flagstaff    44 Reviews
Some Honest Thoughts on Flag. - 4/23/2019
Lived here for 1 year, and don't think it will be a final landing spot. It depends on what you are looking for. PROS: -Clean Air -No massive superfund sites or radon... Read More

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Poverty with a view - 1/24/2019
I've lived here since 1998. This town is very beautiful with the scenery and the community. But it's literally the "poverty with a view" town. NAU had been taking over... Read More

We Love Flagstaff Arizona! Great Place to Live - 6/8/2018
My family and I have lived here our entire lives. We love the atmosphere, the people, and the activities available to us. Our family started Polaris Roofing Company in... Read More

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ZIPS IN BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA
93307, 93306, 93309, 93312, 93313, 93304, 93311, 93305, 93301, 93220, 10 total
ZIPS IN FLAGSTAFF, ARIZONA
86001 86004 86011

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