Cost of Living in Santa Barbara

Summary about cost of living in Santa Barbara, CA, United States:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $ 11.00-35.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 110.00 $ 90.00-200.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.00 $ 10.00-15.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $ 5.00-8.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $ 5.00-9.00
Cappuccino (regular) 5.59 $ 3.00-7.50
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.67 $ 2.00-4.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.23 $ 1.75-3.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.24 $ 3.00-5.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.83 $ 2.50-6.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.50 $ 1.49-6.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.50 $ 4.00-5.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 12.32 $ 5.30-23.00
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.25 $ 3.00-13.95
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.50 $ 6.99-12.00
Apples (1 lb) 3.16 $ 1.00-5.00
Banana (1 lb) 0.91 $ 0.69-2.00
Oranges (1 lb) 2.31 $ 0.89-6.00
Tomato (1 lb) 2.66 $ 0.99-5.00
Potato (1 lb) 2.38 $ 0.50-4.00
Onion (1 lb) 1.93 $ 0.99-3.00
Lettuce (1 head) 2.46 $ 1.00-4.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.42 $ 1.00-4.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 19.00 $ 12.00-25.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.24 $ 1.43-5.71
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.54 $ 2.00-3.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.50 $ 9.99-14.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 $ 1.75-4.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 56.00 $ 50.00-90.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 $ 2.10-8.95
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.85 $ 3.70-6.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 45.00 $ 34.00-60.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.03 $ 5.00-6.23
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 31,000.00 $ 25,000.00-55,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,750.00 $ 22,000.00-30,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 219.69 $ 150.00-297.50
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 $
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 98.22 $ 80.00-150.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 83.00 $ 50.00-150.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.67 $ 12.00-15.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.50 $ 12.00-15.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,500.00 $ 1,000.00-2,222.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 41,250.00 $ 35,000.00-50,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 58.75 $ 25.00-90.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.11 $ 25.00-55.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 101.88 $ 60.00-150.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 116.25 $ 40.00-200.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,975.00 $ 2,400.00-3,800.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,281.25 $ 1,700.00-3,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,650.00 $ 4,800.00-6,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,500.00 $ 3,500.00-5,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,435.90 $ 1,049.99-4,700.66
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 786.27 $ 723.79-999.99
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,145.24 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.14 3.00-5.43

Prices in Santa Barbara, California

This city had 333 entries in the past 12 months by 39 different contributors.
Last update: June 2022
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