Florence, Oregon 

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Population

8,649

68% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.7%

Median Income

$32,459

Avg. Home Price

$220,800

Best Places to Live in Florence, Oregon

College-town complex - West-central Oregon at the south end of Willamette River Valley
Pros
-College-town feel
-Attractive downtown
-Nearby mountains
Cons
-Recent unemployment
-Wet winters
-High property crime rate

Local Listings in Florence, OR
 $379,000 
7 Sea Watch Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1612 SqFt
 $379,000 
7 Sea Watch Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1612 SqFt
 $176,000 
1680 35th St
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 | 1224 SqFt
 $399,000 
113 Ocean View Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 2160 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Eugene Metro Area

Eugene and Springfield sit across from one another on the Willamette River. Home to the University of Oregon, the area has a large timber industry and is a transportation hub for routes south into California. The setting is attractive, and clean and prosperous downtown Eugene has the kind of shops and restaurants one would expect in a college town. The park system is excellent, most particularly a waterfront park along the river. Good growth management has minimized sprawl effects but there is a new and modern mall along I-5 northeast of town.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Oregon
County: Lane County
Metro Area: Eugene Metro Area
City: Florence
Zip Codes: 97439
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 373 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Florence is 5.7% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Florence jobs have increased by 2.25%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Florence's cost of living is 1.70% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Florence's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Florence's population is 8,649 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 67.55%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Florence is $220,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.95%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Florence
SCHOOLS
Florence public schools spend $10,821 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.4 students per teacher in Florence. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Florence

It's a good time to buy in Florence. Home Appreciation is up 12.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Florence Real Estate or Find top agents in Florence

The median home price in Florence is $220,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Florence   12 Reviews
I want to retire here....but - 3/20/2018
I have concerns about the bear and cougar sitings Has anyone actually been attacked or killed? Should that stop me from moving to... Read More

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Wonderful City - 8/6/2017
We vacationed here every year for 15 years. Finally we bought a home within walking distance to the ocean three months ago. We love it. There is rain and fog, but the... Read More

Awesome - 4/20/2017
We fell in love with Florence on a visit last year, and we bought our house a month later. The town is so friendly and beautiful. Yes, there is plenty of rain - but... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN FLORENCE, OREGON
97439

NEW LISTINGS IN FLORENCE OR
$530,000
2510 Willow Ridge Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0

$435,000
2226 Primrose Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0

$379,000
7 Sea Watch Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

$559,000
13 Wild Winds St
Bed 3 | Bath 4.0

$259,900
1912 25th St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

$179,900
1600 Rhododendron Dr SPC 179
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

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