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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
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

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Portland Housing Options

For Sale, Apartments
Single Family Rentals

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