Los Angeles is a sprawling Southern California city and the center of the nation’s film and television industry. To find out the cost of living in Los Angeles, California (United States) , see the chart below:

Cost of Living in Los Angeles, California (United States) is given below:

Expense Type Cost (Local Currency)
Lunch One Person (including a drink) in the business district$14
Fast Food Combo Meal at Restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar)$8
500 grams (1/2 kg) of boneless chicken breast$4.81
1 liter of whole fat milk$0.93
1 dozen (12) Large eggs$3.87
1 kilogram of tomatoes (2 lbs)$3.26
0.5 kg (500 grams) local cheese$5.87
1 kg of apples (2 lb.) $3.12
1 kg of potatoes (2 lb.)$1.55
0.5 litre domestic beer at a supermarket (16 oz)$2.94
1 bottle of good quality red table wine$13
2 liters of Soft Drink (Coca-Cola)$2.08
2 people meal (Bread only)$2.26
Monthly rent of a 900 Sqft furnished accommodation in Posh area$2,734
Monthly rent of a 900 Sqft furnished accommodation in Average area$2,212
 2 people Household Utilities for 1 month (heating, electricity, gas) for 914 sq. ft. apartment$183
Monthly rent of a 480 Sqft furnished studio in Posh or Expensive area$2,265
Monthly rent of a 480 Sqft furnished studio in Average area$1,579
1 person Household Utilities for 1 month (heating, electricity, gas) for (480 Sqft) studio$110
1 month Internet Connection (8 mbps$47
40 inch flat-screen TV $310
Microwave 800 to 900 Watt made by Bosch, LG, or similar brands$128
Laundry detergent (3 litres~ or 100 oz.)$11
Cleaning hourly rate$23
1 jeans pair from Levis or similar brand$45
Single warm weather dress at Top brand like Zara, H&M or similar$49
Single pair of shoes for sports like Nike, Adidas, or similar brands$94
Single pair of men’s leather formal shoes$116
1.4 cc base vehicle price (Volkswagen Golf)$22,263
1 liter 0.25 gallon) of gas/fuel$0.99
Public transport monthly ticket $94
Business day taxi usage, 8 km. i.e. 5 miles$17
 6 days cold treatment medicine like Tylenol, Coldrex, or similar brands$7
Antibiotics Box (12 doses)$26
Private Doctor Visit (15 minutes)$121
32 tampons (1 Box)$7
Deodorant or roll-on  (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.)$3.44
Hair shampoo & conditioner(400 ml ~ 12 oz.)$5.60
Toilet paper 4 rolls$4.05
Toothpaste tube$1.73
Men’s haircut at the VIP area$21
Average dinner for two at a pub$48
2 movie tickets$30
2 tickets to best seats at a theater$208
Dinner for two people at an Italian restaurant in the the VIP area including appetizer, main course, wine and dessert$84
One cocktail drink at a downtown club$14
Coffee (Cappuccino) in the VIP area of the city$4.77
1 beer at a neighbourhood pub (500ml)$7
128GB iPad with supported Wi-Fi $586
1 minute of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts included)$0.52
1 month of  business district gym membership$56
1 pack of cigarettes (Marlboro)$8