Lancaster, California vs. Decatur, Georgia

Cost of Living Comparison

The cost of living in Decatur, Georgia is 11.5% cheaper than Lancaster, California.

You would need a salary of $44,261 in Decatur, Georgia to maintain the standard of living you have in Lancaster, California.
Comparison highlights
• Overall, Decatur, Georgia is cheaper than Lancaster, California
• Childcare is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Childcare
30% cheaper in Decatur
than in Lancaster, California
Lancaster, CA vs. Decatur, GA
Compared to Lancaster, Decatur is:
  Homeowner
      No Child Care, Taxes not Considered
  11.5% lower
      Child Care, Taxes not Considered
      Child Care, Taxes Considered
      No Child Care, Taxes Considered
  Renter
      No Child Care, Taxes not Considered
      Child Care, Taxes not Considered
      Child Care, Taxes Considered
      No Child Care, Taxes Considered
  Food
  7.0% higher
  Housing (Homeowner)
  94.6% higher
  Housing (Rent)
  Median Home Cost
  Utilities
  10.5% lower
  Commute
  0.1% higher
  Health
  10.2% higher
  Taxes
  Childcare
  Personal
  3.7% lower

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