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Cost of Living Comparison:
Riverside, California - Sacramento, California

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A salary of $45,000 in Riverside, California could decrease to $42,341 in Sacramento, California

Cost of Living IndexesRiversideSacramento
Overall129121
Food108112
Housing180149
Median Home Cost$396,200$313,700
Utilities110114
Transportation110108
Health100108
Miscellaneous98103
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Sacramento is 6% cheaper than Riverside.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 20% cheaper in Sacramento.

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