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San Diego, CA vs Portland, OR

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Highlights
- Portland is 10% more densely populated than San Diego.
- People are 5.5% less likely to be married in Portland.
- The Median Age is 2.5 years older in Portland.

People
 San Diego, CAPortland, ORUnited States
 1,390,966630,331321,004,407
 1,282,800566,686308,745,538
 1,223,400529,121285,036,114
 1,110,549437,319251,960,433
 25.3%44.1%27.4%
 13.7%19.1%12.6%
 4,2724,72491
 3261333,531,905
 4712264,837
 34.336.837.8
 49.7%50.5%50.8%
 50.3%49.5%49.2%
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 Est. Total Population By Age
 San Diego, CAPortland, ORUnited States
 6.3%5.6%6.2%
 5.6%5.4%6.4%
 5.4%4.6%6.5%
 3.2%2.7%3.9%
 4.6%3.2%4.1%
 7.1%5.2%5.6%
 19.0%19.7%13.7%
 13.6%16.9%12.7%
 12.5%13.0%13.4%
 5.7%5.8%6.7%
 5.1%5.9%6.0%
 6.8%7.4%8.6%
 3.5%3.0%4.4%
 1.7%1.6%1.9%
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 Race
 San Diego, CAPortland, ORUnited States
 43.1%71.0%61.5%
 6.1%5.6%12.3%
 0.2%0.6%0.7%
 16.5%7.7%5.3%
 0.4%0.6%0.2%
 0.2%0.3%0.2%
 3.5%4.5%2.3%
 30.0%9.7%17.6%
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 Family
 San Diego, CAPortland, ORUnited States
 497,189260,949118,825,921
 300,536135,54378,298,703
 196,653125,40640,527,218
 2.722.352.63
 45.6%43.1%50.2%
 54.4%56.9%49.8%
 43.8%41.3%48.2%
 1.8%1.8%2.0%
 40.1%40.3%33.1%
 4.2%4.1%5.8%
 10.0%12.5%10.9%
 33.9%32.3%31.1%
 39.8%42.1%42.3%
 15.3%15.7%16.3%
 11.1%10.0%10.3%

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Reviews for San Diego    300 Reviews
Used to be great... - 2/1/2019
Born and raised there for 30 years and cant even go back. Used to be a beautiful city but now just a trashy extension of LA. Sure there are nice places on the coast but... Read More

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Behind the Curtain - 11/30/2018
I have lived in San Diego for over 10 years. My family has resided and built businesses here. Needless to say we are vested in San Diego. But no more! Homeless... Read More

San Diego is beautiful, cost of living is ugly - 10/10/2018
San Diego, CA is beautiful, fun, and the weather is fantastic. The cost of living will KILL you. Average house cost $600,000 for your basic 2bd/ 2bth. Average 1bd... Read More

Reviews for Portland    344 Reviews
Over 30 years the place really went downhill. - 2/23/2019
I moved in 30 years ago to a lovely 1907 home in a quiet, close-in neighborhood. It reminded me so much of NE Minneapolis I thought I was back there again. But over... Read More

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Keep Portland Weird but Beautiful! - 2/22/2019
I've lived here for many years and loved it! Could I afford to purchase a home here today-nope! Getting harder and harder to meet the high rent which continues to go... Read More

Mostly Very Good. - 1/22/2019
I’ve lived here 2 years. I’ve lived in several other (larger) cities in the U.S. and other countries. I’ve found Portland interesting, safe and fun. Local Govt is very... Read More

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ZIPS IN SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA
92154, 92126, 92105, 92114, 92115, 92113, 92117, 92129, 92130, 92128, 38 total
ZIPS IN PORTLAND, OREGON
97206, 97202, 97233, 97219, 97236, 97230, 97211, 97266, 97217, 97203, 28 total

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