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Cost of Living Comparison:
Portland, Oregon - Los Angeles, California

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A salary of $40,000 in Portland, Oregon should increase to $52,029 in Los Angeles, California

Cost of Living IndexesPortlandLos Angeles
Overall125.7163.5
Food99.2110
Housing166.5280
Utilities98.1110.6
Transportation114.2110.7
Health112.5110.9
Miscellaneous105.8105.3
100=national average

Los Angeles is 30% more expensive than Portland.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

Housing is 68% more expensive in Los Angeles.

Los Angeles Housing Options

For Sale, Apartments
Single Family Rentals

Portland Housing Options

For Sale, Apartments
Single Family Rentals


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