Kern in Top 5 CA Cities with the Lowest Cost of Living

In a recent study by the non-partisan group California Budget & Policy Center, Kern County was found to be the number four county for affordability for a two-parent-working family, with Plumas, Siskiyou, and Imperial preceding.  The study named “Making Ends Meet: How Much Does It Cost to Support a Family in California?” shines a light on the economic challenges faced by many Californians by showing the cost of supporting a family or a single individual in different parts of the state. The family budgets developed by the Center estimates the amount of income that households would need to cover basic expenses through earnings only, without publicly funded benefits or supports. Click here or on the image below to read more.

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