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Pros

-College-town feel
-Attractive downtown
-Nearby mountains

Cons

-Recent unemployment
-Wet winters
-High property crime rate


What Bert Has To Say About Eugene Metro Area


Eugene and Springfield sit across from one another on the Willamette River. Home to the University of Oregon, the area has a large timber industry and is a transportation hub for routes south into California. The setting is attractive, and clean and prosperous downtown Eugene has the kind of shops and restaurants one would expect in a college town. The park system is excellent, most particularly a waterfront park along the river. Good growth management has minimized sprawl effects but there is a new and modern mall along I-5 northeast of town.


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Quick Facts About Eugene


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Eugene is 5.60 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Eugene jobs have Increased by 2.25 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Eugene's cost of living is 11.00% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Eugene's population is 163,460 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 45.08 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Eugene is $247,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.27%.
    SCHOOLS
    Eugene public schools spend $11,598 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 22.9 students per teacher in Eugene.

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