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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.

Highlights


College-town complex - West-central Oregon at the south end of Willamette River Valley See Local Real Estate
Country: United States
State: Oregon
County: Lane County
Metro Area: Eugene Metro Area
Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
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City: Florence
Zip Codes: 97439
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 373 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Florence


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Florence is 5.70 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Florence jobs have Increased by 2.25 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Florence's cost of living is 5.30% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Florence's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Florence's population is 8,649 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 67.55 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Florence is $213,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -10.37%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Florence public schools spend $10,821 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.4 students per teacher in Florence. Learn more...

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  3/20/2018
I want to retire here....but

I have concerns about the bear and cougar sitings Has anyone actually been attacked or killed? Should that stop me from moving to... (Read More)

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  8/6/2017
Wonderful City

We vacationed here every year for 15 years. Finally we bought a home within walking distance to the ocean three months ago. We love it. There is rain and fog, but the... (Read More)

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  4/20/2017
Awesome

We fell in love with Florence on a visit last year, and we bought our house a month later. The town is so friendly and beautiful. Yes, there is plenty of rain - but... (Read More)

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