Cost of Living in Paradise, CA

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Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$2306
$5822
🛋️ Without rent
$921
$3069
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1386
$2753
🍽️ Food
$681
$1764
🚐 Transport
$79.2
$217
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4540
😀 Quality of life
58
🏙️ Population
4.76K

The average cost of living in Paradise is $2306, which is in the top 11% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 1058th out of 9294 in our global list, 955th out of 2202 in the United States, and 298th out of 319 in California.

The median after-tax salary is $4540, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months. Ranked 5597th (TOP 60%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 2109th best city to live in the United States, and 311th most liveable city in California. With an estimated population of 4.76K, Paradise is the 2196th largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 69 km Red Bluff Municipal Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 4.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 1244 California State University - Chico
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Prices in Paradise

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$19.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$65.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.8
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$7.3
 Cappuccino
$5.34
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.74
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1358
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1122
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2743
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2390
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$147
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$223
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$68.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
6.54%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3939
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2588
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.62
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$70.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$28.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.21
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.34
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$4.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.62
🥚 Eggs, x12
$4.79
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$17.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.7
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$18.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.96
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.47
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.94
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.63
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.37
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.47
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$15.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.84
🚬 Cigarette pack
$11.8
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$10.3
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.22
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.14
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.21
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$64.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$13.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$124
💇 Haircut, simple
$20.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$76.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1427
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$20921

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