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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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  4/2/2017
Good place if you have a job and make good money

What surprised me about Portland was the rapid increase in cost of living. Living in the cool parts of the city is expensive, so many may have to live in the... (Read More)

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  1/30/2017
No Men. No Balls. Goodbye.

After 6 years in Portland I'm very happy to see the value of my house double because I'm leaving. I have made a few female friends and even a nice girlfriend who tells... (Read More)

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  1/26/2017
Yes Weird but Wonderful

Portland is a place that has a lot of character. The rain brings a lot of beauty. The food culture is unique and different than anywhere. Well worth visiting and... (Read More)

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