Cost of living in Long Beach, California (United States) is 25% more expensive than in Akron, Ohio (United States)
This comparison is lacking data. It provides a decent comparison, but it is not yet reliable. It is based on 456 prices entered by 63 different people.
For example, you would need at least $3,752 in Long Beach, California to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with $3,000 in Akron, Ohio.