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  COST OF LIVING OVERVIEW
  

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Portland, Oregon is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Portland, Oregon is more expensive.

Portland, Oregon cost of living is 140.50.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGPortland, OregonUnited States
  Overall  141100
  Grocery  107.5100
  Health  113100
  Housing  205100
  Utilities  96100
  Transportation  117100
  Miscellaneous  109100

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  11/19/2017
Loathed Portland

I moved to Portland for love. I honestly thought I would like the city, and would be able to tolerate the weather. I was so dead wrong on both accounts. At first glance... (Read More)

 4

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  8/28/2017
Too many problems

Infrastructure is weak with terrible city government not doing anything to improve it. In recent years so many people have moved here and there are a number of big... (Read More)

 88

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  7/2/2017
A bit of a monoculture

It is a beautiful city - because it is a wet climate! The climate predictions for Portland and Oregon are wetter and colder winters and hotter summers. So expect to... (Read More)

 92

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