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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 Port Orchard, Washington is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Port Orchard, Washington is more expensive.

Overall, Port Orchard, Washington cost of living is 111.90.

  COST OF LIVINGPort Orchard, WashingtonUnited States
  Overall  112100
  Grocery  101.9100
  Health  112100
  Housing  132100
  Utilities  87100
  Transportation  104100
  Miscellaneous  103100
  COST OF LIVING COMMENTS
  
Where's the sun?
Just like the old Wendy's commercial ("Where's the beef") I often find myself saying "Where's the sun." I moved from Ohio to Port Orchard, WA for a two year internship... (read more)
It's a long way from California...
My husband and I moved here about a year ago in search of affordable housing after find nothing in our price range in the San Francisco bay area. While we did find a... (read more)
re: Quality of Life - 1/19/2012
The rain in Port Orchard is typical to the Seattle area as a whole. I have a view rental in the area and love it there. The Olympic mountains are beautiful as well as... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
re: Quality of Life - 1/19/2012
The rain in Port Orchard is typical to the Seattle area as a whole. I have a view rental in the area and love it there. The Olympic mountains are beautiful as well as... (read more)
Quality of Life
Port Orchard is a nice little town but a bit too far from Seattle to interact with. Tolls too high and traffic getting to 'the other side of the pond' is bad. I wish we... (read more)
Dreary & Unfriendly
Moved here 2 years ago from Chicago, what a mistake! We wanted a small town, close to big cities, and pet friendly....this town meets those qualifications, but that's... (read more)
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