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2020 Compare Cities Housing:
Olympia, WA vs Cottage Grove, OR

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Highlights
- The median age of a home in Cottage Grove is 18.4% younger than the median age of a home in Olympia.
- Homes are 29.6% less expensive likely to be rented in Cottage Grove than in Olympia.

Housing
 Olympia, WACottage Grove, ORUnited States
 384540
 $318,200$245,500$231,200
 8.2%6.9%6.7%
 42.8%48.7%35.6%
 21.7%30.5%27.4%
 $10.5$13.2$11.8
 42.7%56.3%56.0%
 5.5%7.2%12.2%
 51.8%36.5%31.8%
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 Avg Rent For Home Or Apartment
 Olympia, WACottage Grove, ORUnited States
 $1,602$1,282$1,470
 $897$660$821
 $927$760$930
 $1,140$1,000$1,148
 $1,647$1,450$1,537
 $2,003$1,700$1,791
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 Vacant Housing
 Olympia, WACottage Grove, ORUnited States
 2.6%1.5%2.1%
 0.4%0.0%0.5%
 0.6%0.0%1.0%
 0.0%0.5%0.5%
 0.3%2.1%4.0%
 1.6%3.0%4.2%
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 Owner-Occupied Housing Value
 Olympia, WACottage Grove, ORUnited States
 3.3%6.1%3.5%
 1.6%3.0%3.1%
 1.1%0.0%3.9%
 0.3%2.8%5.4%
 0.7%1.1%6.3%
 3.3%22.5%14.7%
 11.7%36.0%14.6%
 43.2%19.4%18.7%
 22.6%5.7%11.0%
 6.9%0.8%6.2%
 4.4%0.0%7.0%
 0.7%1.4%2.7%
 0.1%0.8%1.5%
 0.0%0.3%0.5%
 0.0%0.2%0.7%
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 Housing Units By Year Built
 Olympia, WACottage Grove, ORUnited States
 1.7%0.7%0.9%
 4.7%2.4%2.3%
 11.2%12.9%14.5%
 17.7%11.1%14.0%
 13.2%5.9%13.6%
 16.7%21.9%15.5%
 17.7%11.1%14.0%
 6.8%9.7%10.5%
 5.4%5.5%5.1%
 15.1%20.0%12.9%

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Reviews for Olympia    36 Reviews
Great place for real people (!) - 1/22/2020
Olympia is great. It's a big small town with a political lean due to the location of the states capital, and draws people from all over the country due to it's... Read More

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Not much change over the years - 4/26/2019
I've lived here nearly two years now and while it is a beautiful area like much of the NW, there are many issues which detract from its appeal. As the state capitol I... Read More

Oly - 12/25/2018
When I first moved to Olympia in 2012 we we're excited to be in a small town in the Northwest. The city has exploded population wise, apartment rent has exploded &... Read More

Reviews for Cottage Grove    2 Reviews
Rural Cottage Grove Living - 11/8/2018
Cottage Grove vicinity, not the city of. The area is beautiful. There are a lot of accessible parks, trails, and the like. The spring and fall are the best... Read More

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honest opinion - 11/12/2016
I have thought about moving here but would like some feedback on the quality of life here and whether or not it is a good place to... Read More

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ZIPS IN OLYMPIA, WASHINGTON
98501 98502 98506
ZIPS IN COTTAGE GROVE, OREGON
97424

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