Portland, Oregon 

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Economy in Portland, Oregon

Portland has an unemployment rate of 3.6%. The US average is 3.7%.

Portland has seen the job market increase by 0.9% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 42.4%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Portland
- The Sales Tax Rate for Portland is 0.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Portland is 9.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Portland
- The average income of a Portland resident is $32,438 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Portland resident is $53,230 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYPortland, OregonUnited States
  3.6%3.7%
  0.9%1.6%
  42.4%33.5%
  0.0%6.2%
  9.0%4.6%
  $36,492$31,177
  $61,532$57,652
  $80,212$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.6%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  4.0%6.2%
  9.3%10.4%
  3.1%2.7%
  10.7%11.6%
  3.1%4.1%
  0.7%0.9%
  2.4%2.1%
  3.9%4.7%
  2.2%1.9%
  10.4%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  3.6%4.3%
  10.0%9.3%
  15.5%13.8%
  2.4%2.2%
  9.3%7.4%
  5.4%4.9%
  3.2%4.8%
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    Reviews for Portland    369 Reviews
    good for established persons, but inequitable. - 2/14/2021
    I've lived here from 2018 to late 2019, and then came back in late 2020. I'm going to try to be as factual about my experience and what I perceived here as possible.... Read More

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    Complaining in Portland is like a fine wine - 2/3/2021
    I've lived on the East Coast, in the Southwest, and in Alaska, and in Oregon overall for about 7 years. Even as someone who is from the more neurotic Northeastern... Read More

    not safe anymore - 1/26/2021
    lived in Portland all my life recently moved to Florida once they let rioters loose on the town its not safe and de funding the police had made it even worse gun shoots... Read More


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