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Bend, OR vs Flagstaff, AZ

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Flagstaff is 5.3% less expensive than Bend.
Flagstaff housing costs are 14.2% less expensive than Bend housing costs.
Health related expenses are 21.0% more in Flagstaff.

 Bend, ORFlagstaff, AZUnited States
 Food & Groceries102.2100.3100
 Median Home Cost$447,200$383,600$231,200

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Reviews for Bend    99 Reviews
Bend used to be charming - 9/17/2021
When I moved to Bend it was a charming small city of about 50,000 people. The population has now more than doubled and the once clean, quiet community is a noisy, dirty,... Read More

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Bend has changed. - 8/25/2021
I've lived in Bend for 10 years now. I'm originally from a poorer town in CA with the same population as Bend. Here are my pros and cons of living in Bend. Pros: -... Read More

Outdoor paradise with a worrisome future. - 8/3/2021
I lived in central Oregon for 27 years and Bend is the hub for the whole region. I always described it as a city with a small town vibe. There is so much outdoor stuff... Read More

Reviews for Flagstaff    48 Reviews
Small city feel and beautiful outdoors - 11/25/2019
Every place depends on what you are looking for. So I will say a bit about me so you can assess where the review is coming from. I am a professional, single, female... Read More

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Not perfect, but pretty darned nice. - 11/16/2019
Flagstaff is a city that enjoys clean air, a mild four season climate and abundant natural beauty. Nestled near the San Francisco Peaks, approximately 50 miles south of... Read More

youve lost your beautiful downtown area - 10/12/2019
we have visited your city a couple of times and absolutely loved it until our recent visit in early october 2019. you had a beautiful downtown area with lots of unique... Read More

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