NUMBEO

Cost of Living in Sacramento

IndexInfo
Cost of Living Index (Excl.Rent): 79.28
Rent Index: 40.91
Groceries Index: 80.01
Restaurants Index: 73.71
Cost of Living Plus Rent Index: 60.85
Local Purchasing Power: 114.01
Restaurants [ Edit ] Avg. Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 10.00-20.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $ 35.00-60.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $ 6.00-7.59
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $ 3.00-5.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.75 $ 4.00-7.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4.05 $ 3.50-5.00
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.81 $ 1.50-2.00
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.53 $ 1.00-2.00
Markets [ Edit ] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.57 $ 3.00-4.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.08 $ 1.50-3.89
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.65 $ 1.00-2.00
Eggs (12) 3.11 $ 2.00-5.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.55 $ 3.40-7.99
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.59 $ 2.99-8.00
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.88 $ 3.58-10.00
Apples (1 lb) 1.73 $ 0.99-2.19
Banana (1 lb) 0.69 $ 0.49-1.09
Oranges (1 lb) 1.62 $ 0.99-2.00
Tomato (1 lb) 2.65 $ 0.99-3.99
Potato (1 lb) 0.93 $ 0.66-1.28
Onion (1 lb) 1.31 $ 0.79-2.00
Lettuce (1 head) 1.84 $ 1.00-3.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.96 $ 1.25-3.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $ 10.00-15.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.25 $ 0.75-2.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.58 $ 1.10-4.00
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.25 $ 5.75-7.50
Transportation [ Edit ] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $ 2.50-3.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 110.00 $ 100.00-120.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 $ 4.00-5.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 3.00-4.75
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.00 $ 28.00-39.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.65 $ 2.35-2.97
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,988.00 $ 20,400.00-24,000.00
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,297.69 $ 18,135.00-23,999.00
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 151.38 $ 100.00-250.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $ 0.10-0.10
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.10 $ 30.00-69.00
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.92 $ 19.00-70.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 5.00 $ 0.00-20.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 $ 10.00-15.00
Childcare [ Edit ] Avg.
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 725.00 $ 450.00-1,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,000.00 $ 18,000.00-18,000.00
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] Avg.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.61 $ 29.99-53.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.73 $ 19.99-60.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 72.50 $ 54.00-85.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 90.45 $ 70.00-125.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,180.56 $ 900.00-1,600.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 944.44 $ 700.00-1,200.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,021.43 $ 1,400.00-3,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,573.08 $ 1,300.00-2,200.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] Avg.
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 264.77 $ 195.00-295.00
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 159.31 $ 125.00-200.00
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] Avg.
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,897.09 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.81 3.25-4.20

Prices in Sacramento, California, United States

These data are based on 938 entries in the past 18 months from 132 different contributors.
Last update: March, 2017
Sources and References: Info
No sources and references provided yet.
Add new source here:
URL:
Description:
Cost of living in Sacramento is 20.72% lower than in New York (Info)Our estimator (with default settings) estimate monthly expenses for a single person at 909.14$ and for four person family at 3,282.16$ (without rent).
Sign up for our newsletter:
Your email address:
Leave a comment:
Your name: Sign In
Your email address (optional):
Your comment (no HTML):

4 Comments so far

#Devin Schumacher on Dec 25, 2016 :
Your post is really helpful.This will give a estimation of living cost in Sacramento.
Devin Schumacher, Owner
SEO Firepower - Sacramento
http://seofirepower.com/sacramento/
#sadaf on Jul 27, 2016 :
What is the living cost at sacramento? What should be the income for a comfortable life?
#Emma on Nov 09, 2015 :
Is the groceries index the amount a person living in Sacramento, CA would spend in a month, day, or week?
#Erica on Nov 13, 2013 :
Could you define the term "Average Monthly Disposable Salary" used above? I am trying to determine how much disposable income the average Sacramento resident has -- for the purpose of discretionary spending. Not sure if these are the same things.