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2020 Compare Cities Commuting:
Portland, OR vs Boston, MA

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Highlights
- The average commute for residents of Boston is 4.3% longer than it is for residents of Portland.
- 57.0% fewer residents of Boston work from home compared to residents of Portland.

Transportation
 Portland, ORBoston, MAUnited States
 263026
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 Commute Mode
 Portland, ORBoston, MAUnited States
 57.7%39.0%76.4%
 8.9%5.8%9.2%
 12.3%33.6%5.1%
 6.5%2.1%0.6%
 5.7%14.6%2.7%
 7.6%3.3%4.7%
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 Commute Time To Work
 Portland, ORBoston, MAUnited States
 1.7%1.8%2.9%
 6.3%5.4%9.8%
 11.0%8.2%13.6%
 16.6%11.7%15.3%
 19.0%14.2%14.6%
 8.2%6.2%6.4%
 16.0%19.8%13.7%
 3.2%3.8%2.9%
 4.0%5.8%3.9%
 7.1%11.3%8.1%
 5.0%9.6%6.2%
 1.9%2.3%2.7%

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Reviews for Portland    353 Reviews
sucks - 12/14/2019
i hate it it is so stupid wouldnt recomend... Read More

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The people are bigger drips than the rain. - 10/22/2019
Here's your weather: It's either raining, fixing to rain, or just stopped raining (for a short while). There's two or three months of beautiful summer, then nine more... Read More

its good - 9/5/2019
enough... Read More

Reviews for Boston    116 Reviews
Boston is great? Think again. - 8/6/2019
I was born and raised in Boston, the only good thing about this place is the money, if you have a great job. Other than that, the weather sucks, people are rude, people... Read More

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Boston gets a bad reputation - 8/2/2019
I grew up 25 miles outside of Boston and currently live about an hour north in New Hampshire. Boston definitely isn't for everyone its crowded and expensive, it can be... Read More

Overrated - 5/15/2019
I rated "Just Okay" because Boston did offer a few things that other cities didn't. The schools are good, the public transit is OK and it's proximity to NYC is a winner.... Read More

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ZIPS IN PORTLAND, OREGON
97206, 97202, 97233, 97219, 97236, 97230, 97211, 97266, 97217, 97203, 28 total
ZIPS IN BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS
02124, 02128, 02135, 02130, 02127, 02125, 02136, 02131, 02115, 02126, 30 total

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