10 Cities with the Most Expensive Costs in America

The cost of living for a standard American urban area can be as low as $5,111.17 monthly. That's the equivalent of $61,334 for a year.

Emeryville, California 2022 1-bedroom rent: $2,631.29

Marina del Rey, California 2022 1-bedroom rent: $4,471.14

Lake Forest, California 2022 1-bedroom rent: $2,544.00

Hoboken, New Jersey 2022 1-bedroom rent: $2,988.14

Irvine, California 2022 1-bedroom rent: $2,675.57

Union City, California 2022 1-bedroom rent: $2,497.29

Newport Beach, California 2022 1-bedroom rent: $2,664.00

Cupertino, California 2022 1-bedroom rent: $2,996.00