Monterey, California 

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Cost of Living in Monterey, California

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Monterey is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Monterey, California is more expensive.

Monterey cost of living is 176.4

COST OF LIVINGMontereyCaliforniaUSA
  176.4149.9100
  110.4105.1100
  128.592.4100
  344.1239.1100
  $972,100$684,800$291,700
  87.1102.4100
  92.1133.1100
  101.3103.7100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Monterey    21 Reviews
    Here or Exit California - 1/25/2017
    The Monterey city area is an excellent place to live and one of the few California locales where it's relatively safe to raise a family. If I could no longer live here I... Read More

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    If you're not a millionaire good luck living here - 12/31/2013
    I grew up on the Monterey Peninsula and had to leave to climb out of poverty. The median income is $35,000 and outside of the military, the jobs are mostly service... Read More

    How wealthy are we talking about? - 9/13/2012
    My husband and I are just crazy about Monterey. I wonder if we take housing expenses (mortgage or rent) out of the picture, is Monterey still a very expensive city to... Read More


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