Gresham, Oregon 

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Population

110,336

+8.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.8%

Median Income

$47,706

Median Home Price

$341,700

Best Places to Live in Gresham, Oregon

Large-city complex - Northwest Oregon along the Columbia River and Oregon-Washington border. July, August and September are the most pleasant months in Gresham, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Attractive downtown
-Arts and culture
-Educated population
Cons
-Economic cycles
-Cost of living
-Clouds and rain

Local Listings in Gresham
 $439,000 
3307 SW 28th Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2028 SqFt
 $334,900 
880 NW Cascade Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1232 SqFt
 $295,000 
1050 SE Roberts Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1220 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro Metro Area

Today’s Portland area is a wonderfully well-evolved, progressive and cosmopolitan Pacific Northwest center located at the junction of the Willamette and Columbia rivers, Originally founded as a trading center, Portland first grew during local gold rushes but then evolved first into a forest and food products processing and shipping point, now more recently into a center for the knowledge economy. The greater Portland area includes Vancouver, Washington across the Columbia River. South of the Columbia, numerous neighborhoods and communities spread east, south along the Willamette River, and west up into wooded plateaus west of downtown.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Gresham
Zip Codes: 97080 97030
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 39 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Gresham is 3.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Gresham jobs have increased by 0.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Gresham's cost of living is 15.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Gresham's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, August and September are the most pleasant months in Gresham, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Multnomah county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Gresham's population is 110,336 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 8.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 29.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Gresham is $341,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.2%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Gresham public schools spend $9,498 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 23.6 students per teacher in Gresham. More Education


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Housing Market in Gresham

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Reviews for Gresham   4 Reviews
Three things I like about living here. - 6/8/2008
First, EVERYTHING is close and conveniently located. Second, there is NO sales tax, so a $1.99 burger is $1.99. You don't have to figure out the tax on anything. Third,... Read More

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Tax - 6/22/2006
Beware of the I-Tax. It is costly. Not to mention if you are new to the area the I-Tax reflects on the entire Multnomah County area. Even if you rent you... Read More

not true - 6/21/2006
there are more than 2 months of summer there, lived there my whole... Read More


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97080 97030

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NEW LISTINGS IN GRESHAM
$439,000
3307 SW 28th Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$334,900
880 NW Cascade Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$295,000
1050 SE Roberts Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$459,900
2205 SE Cochran Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$345,000
243 SE Paropa Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$349,900
4151 SW 9th Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$445,000
2434 SE Jasmine Way
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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