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2019 Compare Cities Housing:
Salem, OR vs Amarillo, TX

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Highlights
- The median age of a home in Amarillo is 17.5% younger than the median age of a home in Salem.
- Homes are 20.6% less expensive likely to be rented in Amarillo than in Salem.

Housing
 Salem, ORAmarillo, TXUnited States
 404740
 $282,600$136,900$231,200
 11.2%4.7%6.7%
 63.5%21.6%35.6%
 40.3%24.1%27.4%
 $14.1$17.5$11.8
 49.3%54.8%56.0%
 6.9%10.4%12.2%
 43.8%34.7%31.8%
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 Avg Rent For Home Or Apartment
 Salem, ORAmarillo, TXUnited States
 $1,512$1,148$1,470
 $753$573$821
 $838$678$930
 $1,070$881$1,148
 $1,550$1,189$1,537
 $1,880$1,341$1,791
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 Vacant Housing
 Salem, ORAmarillo, TXUnited States
 2.4%3.6%2.1%
 0.2%0.6%0.5%
 1.1%1.0%1.0%
 0.2%0.3%0.5%
 0.3%0.7%4.0%
 2.8%4.2%4.2%
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 Owner-Occupied Housing Value
 Salem, ORAmarillo, TXUnited States
 3.6%2.7%3.5%
 3.4%4.4%3.1%
 1.3%8.0%3.9%
 0.9%11.4%5.4%
 2.1%12.0%6.3%
 13.7%23.9%14.7%
 24.2%17.7%14.6%
 31.8%12.4%18.7%
 13.0%4.1%11.0%
 3.7%1.1%6.2%
 1.5%1.2%7.0%
 0.3%0.5%2.7%
 0.2%0.4%1.5%
 0.0%0.1%0.5%
 0.2%0.0%0.7%
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 Housing Units By Year Built
 Salem, ORAmarillo, TXUnited States
 0.7%0.7%0.9%
 1.5%3.6%2.3%
 13.0%10.9%14.5%
 16.3%7.7%14.0%
 11.6%11.5%13.6%
 22.7%15.4%15.5%
 16.3%7.7%14.0%
 10.4%18.5%10.5%
 5.7%8.3%5.1%
 8.6%6.6%12.9%

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Reviews for Salem    32 Reviews
Rain and grey skies... That's Salem - 4/20/2019
Moved here five years ago for work. It was great at first but the rain and gray skies eventually become very depressing. If it's not raining the sky is grey and ugly.... Read More

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Don't like Salem? Consider - 3/18/2015
I agree with the point that Salem is not for everyone but it could be worse. Not just worse, a lot worse. I've lived in Arizona all my life. That said, let me tell... Read More

Weather - 12/27/2014
Salem has very consistent weather throughout the year. Quite a bit of fog in the winter, and some rain, and little if any snow. ... Read More

Reviews for Amarillo    31 Reviews
Not a good place - 12/6/2019
I moved to Amarillo when I was five and left at 34, the best thing I ever did. Sadly, I came back to help care for my aging grandmother, and as soon as I can, i am... Read More

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Amarillo Texas, Sucks. - 2/5/2019
Amarillo is not a good place to live. For me it was like living in Hell. I lived there for 50 years. I graduated Canyon High. raised two kids. went through a divorce... Read More

From Nashville - 12/10/2018
People are great. some awesome pubs and eat spots. i really like the people here but there just ain't anything cool to do other than eat drink and play golf. when its... Read More

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ZIPS IN SALEM, OREGON
97301 97302 97304 97306
ZIPS IN AMARILLO, TEXAS
79109, 79107, 79106, 79118, 79110, 79108, 79119, 79103, 79102, 79124, 14 total

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