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Cost of Living Comparison:
Tacoma, Washington - Santa Barbara, California

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A salary of $50,000 in Tacoma, Washington should increase to $112,489 in Santa Barbara, California

Cost of Living IndexesTacomaSanta Barbara
Overall113254
Food101102
Housing122579
Median Home Cost$285,700$1,142,700
Utilities10395
Transportation107106
Health110105
Miscellaneous11697
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Santa Barbara is 125% more expensive than Tacoma.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 299% more expensive in Santa Barbara.

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