Cost of Living in Stockton, CA

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$2018
$4149
🛋️ Without rent
$716
$2263
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1302
$1885
🍽️ Food
$492
$1272
🚐 Transport
$85.8
$243
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2376
😀 Quality of life
64
🏙️ Population
321K

The average cost of living in Stockton is $2018, which is in the top 5% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 492nd out of 9294 in our global list, 390th out of 2202 in the United States, and 128th out of 319 in California.

The median after-tax salary is $2376, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.2 months. Ranked 4407th (TOP 47%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1601st best city to live in the United States, and 260th most liveable city in California. With an estimated population of 321K, Stockton is the 62nd largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 11 km Stockton Metropolitan Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 13.3 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 1126 University of the Pacific
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Prices in Stockton

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$39.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.53
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.01
 Cappuccino
$4.77
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.84
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1247
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1093
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2145
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1513
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$123
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$190
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$55.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.46%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6922
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2115
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.98
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$30.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.66
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.97
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.51
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.24
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.2
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.3
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.59
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.29
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.56
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.6
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.19
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.32
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.87
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.27
🚬 Cigarette pack
$9
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.39
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.05
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.63
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.9
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$109
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$48.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$74.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$729
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9970

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