Santa Barbara, California 

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Cost of Living in Santa Barbara, California

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

Santa Barbara cost of living is 223.4

COST OF LIVINGSanta BarbaraCaliforniaUSA
  223.4149.9100
  113.8105.1100
  96.192.4100
  502.3239.1100
  $1,390,400$684,800$291,700
  90.2102.4100
  97133.1100
  102.5103.7100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Santa Barbara    51 Reviews
    ONCE BEAUTIFUL, NOW RUINED - 10/19/2021
    I moved to Santa Barbara around 23 years ago to study at Brooks, which like most of the Santa Barbara that I knew—has been destroyed. Homelessness, drugs, gangs, high... Read More

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    Beautiful and friendly - 3/24/2021
    I fell in love with Santa Barbara about thirty years ago and finally moved here a few years ago. Because of the price of homes, it is an expensive place to live. The... Read More

    A once great town goes downhill - 3/13/2021
    If you like high crime, paying a $4,500 a month mortgage and crazy high taxes, this is the place for you. It’s too bad because it wasn’t always like this. When I moved... Read More


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    93101 93105 93103 93110 93109


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