Cost of Living in Lincoln, CA

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1946
$4466
🛋️ Without rent
$722
$2353
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1224
$2113
🍽️ Food
$529
$1375
🚐 Transport
$55.5
$150
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3730
😀 Quality of life
64
🏙️ Population
49.8K

The average cost of living in Lincoln is $1946, which is in the top 10% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 959th out of 9294 in our global list, 841st out of 2202 in the United States, and 192nd out of 319 in California.

The median after-tax salary is $3730, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months. Ranked 4315th (TOP 46%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1559th best city to live in the United States, and 256th most liveable city in California. With an estimated population of 49.8K, Lincoln is the 880th largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 26 km Mc Clellan Airfield
😷 Air quality Good 11.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 6796 William Jessup University
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Prices in Lincoln

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$15.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$59.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.2
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.99
 Cappuccino
$4.3
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.99
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1257
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$999
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2249
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1792
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$163
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$66.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.08%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4534
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2533
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.2
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$56.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.25
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.93
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.76
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.91
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.1
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.51
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.69
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.91
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.05
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.48
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.36
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.19
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.08
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.31
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.3
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.95
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.63
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.91
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$108
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$43.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$77.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$950
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13281

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