Arcata, California 

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Cost of Living in Arcata, California

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Arcata cost of living is 108.5

COST OF LIVINGArcataCaliforniaUSA
  108.5149.9100
  101.7105.1100
  10592.4100
  140.7239.1100
  $325,400$552,800$231,200
  88.4102.4100
  81.2133.1100
  100.4103.7100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Arcata    17 Reviews
    Do not move here if you want to raise a family - 1/2/2021
    Pros: Nature hikes Cons: One of highest crime rates in the nation. Opioid epidemic going on (you’ll regularly witness drug deals and ppl doing drugs) No... Read More

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    Cold, cloudy, wet, remote - 5/29/2017
    It takes a special set of preferences to select Arcata. Is this you? - You love clouds and fog. You are happy if you see the sun maybe 10-20 times a year. - Chilly... Read More

    Humboldt's best town - 9/16/2014
    I've lived in Humboldt for over 30 yrs and know all the areas well. Arcata is the jewel of Humboldt due to having a university and many liberal creative people. There is... Read More


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