Cost of Living in Lemon Grove, CA

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1945
$4453
🛋️ Without rent
$724
$2357
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1221
$2096
🍽️ Food
$529
$1377
🚐 Transport
$55.9
$151
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3760
😀 Quality of life
69
🏙️ Population
27.6K

The average cost of living in Lemon Grove is $1945, which is in the top 11% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 1047th out of 9294 in our global list, 929th out of 2202 in the United States, and 202nd out of 319 in California.

The median after-tax salary is $3760, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months. Ranked 2627th (TOP 28%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 709th best city to live in the United States, and 164th most liveable city in California. With an estimated population of 27.6K, Lemon Grove is the 1621st largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 15 km San Diego International Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 13.6 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 30 University of California-San Diego
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Prices in Lemon Grove

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$15.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$59
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.18
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.96
 Cappuccino
$4.28
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1250
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$998
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2234
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1772
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$66.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.06%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4519
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2505
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.21
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$57
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.26
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.92
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.75
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.89
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.09
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.5
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.69
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.94
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.11
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.45
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.36
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.21
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.07
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.83
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.43
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.33
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.97
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.63
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.9
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$109
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$43.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$78.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$945
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13310

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