Lake Oswego, Oregon 

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Population

38,212

+4.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.2%

Median Income

$84,244

Median Home Price

$653,500

Best Places to Live in Lake Oswego, Oregon

Large-city complex - Northwest Oregon along the Columbia River and Oregon-Washington border. August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Lake Oswego, 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
 $2,495,000 
95 Iron Mountain Blvd
Bed 5 | Bath 5 | 5710 SqFt
 $849,900 
2100 Summit Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2358 SqFt
 $1,895,000 
3109 Douglas Cir
Bed 5 | Bath 6 | 4880 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: Lake Oswego
Zip Codes: 97035 97034
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 39 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lake Oswego is 3.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lake Oswego jobs have increased by 0.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lake Oswego's cost of living is 60.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Lake Oswego's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Clackamas county voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Lake Oswego's population is 38,212 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lake Oswego is $653,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Lake Oswego public schools spend $10,741 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 22.4 students per teacher in Lake Oswego. More Education



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Housing Market in Lake Oswego

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Reviews for Lake Oswego   14 Reviews
Hope there are many Republicans in Lake Oswego - 9/22/2020
I have lived occasionally in Lake Oswego with my sister who married a LO man and found it very sweet. He was raised there by hard-working parents who had fantastic work... Read More

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Paradise...we think - 7/28/2019
Retired in Lake Oswego to be close to family and Live in a beautiful little city. We call it Paradise. We’ve had part-time property in Oregon for 20 years and we have... Read More

From best to worst place I've ever lived - 10/12/2018
Ive lived here 22 years and it has gone from a charming small town to a congested pass thru neighborhood. People are rude, traffic a nightmare and we hate it here but... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN LAKE OSWEGO, OREGON
97035 97034

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NEW LISTINGS IN LAKE OSWEGO
$2,495,000
95 Iron Mountain Blvd
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$849,900
2100 Summit Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$1,895,000
3109 Douglas Cir
Bed 5 | Bath 6

$5,495,000
460 SW Bergis Rd
Bed 6 | Bath 5

$3,495
4694 Winthrop Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$2,495
4908 Mulholland Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$2,595
132 Kingsgate Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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