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Cost of Living Comparison:
Santa Maria, California - El Centro, California

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A salary of $100,000 in Santa Maria, California could decrease to $78,521 in El Centro, California

Cost of Living IndexesSanta MariaEl Centro
Overall127100
Food102100
Housing18398
Median Home Cost$378,000$201,300
Utilities9595
Transportation106107
Health105105
Miscellaneous9798
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

El Centro is 21% cheaper than Santa Maria.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 46% cheaper in El Centro.

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