Special Report

25 Best Cities in the US to Own an Electric Car

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10. Corona, California
> Overall score (0-100): 66.99
> Charging stations: 21.6 per 100K — #68 out of 200 cities (total: 36)
> Average monthly electricity cost (MSA): $142.30 — tied for #143 out of 200 cities
> Population in 2019: 166,972

9. San Diego, California
> Overall score (0-100): 67.48
> Charging stations: 42.1 per 100K — #26 out of 200 cities (total: 593)
> Average monthly electricity cost (MSA): $230.87 — #12 out of 200 cities
> Population in 2019: 1,409,573

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8. Oxnard, California
> Overall score (0-100): 67.53
> Charging stations: 16.3 per 100K — #84 out of 200 cities (total: 34)
> Average monthly electricity cost (MSA): $184.11 — #58 out of 200 cities
> Population in 2019: 208,154

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7. Anaheim, California
> Overall score (0-100): 67.58
> Charging stations: 56.6 per 100K — #13 out of 200 cities (total: 198)
> Average monthly electricity cost (MSA): $142.30 — tied for #143 out of 200 cities
> Population in 2019: 349,964

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6. Santa Rosa, California
> Overall score (0-100): 67.85
> Charging stations: 35.1 per 100K — #33 out of 200 cities (total: 63)
> Average monthly electricity cost (MSA): $224.45 — #21 out of 200 cities
> Population in 2019: 179,701