Palo Alto, California 

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Cost of Living in Palo Alto, California

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

Palo Alto cost of living is 613.5

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

The median home price in Palo Alto is $3,169,000.

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COST OF LIVINGPalo AltoCaliforniaUSA
  Overall613.5168.6100
  Grocery110.8107.2100
  Health93.792.8100
  Housing1756.1293.1100
  Median Home Cost$3,169,000$548,600$219,700
  Utilities8,990.00%10,240.00%10,000.00%
  Transportation160.9146.5100
  Miscellaneous105.9103.7100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Palo Alto    8 Reviews
    Wonderful place to live, except for the cost of li - 4/2/2009
    The Bay Area in general, but Palo Alto specifically provides many of the qualities sought by many; the climate is beautiful, there is access to cultural and recreational... Read More

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    Cost of Living - 11/24/2008
    Very... Read More

    Public transit - 12/19/2007
    VTA and SamsTrans and Caltrain all provide good service and most times frequency of service is... Read More


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    94306 94301 94304

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