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Cost of Living Comparison:
San Francisco, California - Berkeley, California

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A salary of $125,000 in San Francisco, California could decrease to $113,490 in Berkeley, California

Cost of Living IndexesSan FranciscoBerkeley
Overall273248
Food122118
Housing604539
Median Home Cost$1,122,500$1,001,700
Utilities9696
Transportation115106
Health115112
Miscellaneous119110
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Berkeley is 9% cheaper than San Francisco.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 10% cheaper in Berkeley.

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