Santa Cruz, California 

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Cost of Living in Santa Cruz, California

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

Santa Cruz cost of living is 193.4

COST OF LIVINGSanta CruzCaliforniaUSA
  193.4149.9100
  111.5105.1100
  98.792.4100
  393.4239.1100
  $909,500$552,800$231,200
  93.5102.4100
  110.5133.1100
  104.5103.7100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Santa Cruz    44 Reviews
    Some love it, others not so much - 11/20/2020
    I lived in the Santa Cruz area for 20 years. UCSC alum. Our kids were born there. There are wonderful things about Santa Cruz, but also many serious problems that we... Read More

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    Small Town, Big City - 7/24/2020
    I have been here for four generations! My kids are the fifth. I guess that should tell you how wonderful it is here, at least for us. It's so cool to have world class... Read More

    Santa Cruz is my Heart Home in so many ways - 10/3/2019
    I was born over the hill in San Jose area, and as a kid I loved coming over to the boardwalk. Santa Cruz has always been and always will be a town of diversity,... Read More


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