Portland (zip 97202), Oregon 

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Population

42,189

+8.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.5%

Median Income

$55,606

Median Home Price

$511,700

Best Places to Live in Portland (zip 97202), Oregon

Large-city complex - Northwest Oregon along the Columbia River and Oregon-Washington border. August, July and September are the most pleasant months in the 97202 zip code, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Attractive downtown
-Arts and culture
-Educated population
Cons
-Economic cycles
-Cost of living
-Clouds and rain

Local Listings in 97202
 $724,900 
7033 SE 29th Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2634 SqFt
 $589,900 
1904 SE Bidwell St
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1766 SqFt
 $429,900 
3825 SE Center St
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1330 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro Metro Area

Today’s Portland area is a wonderfully well-evolved, progressive and cosmopolitan Pacific Northwest center located at the junction of the Willamette and Columbia rivers, Originally founded as a trading center, Portland first grew during local gold rushes but then evolved first into a forest and food products processing and shipping point, now more recently into a center for the knowledge economy. The greater Portland area includes Vancouver, Washington across the Columbia River. South of the Columbia, numerous neighborhoods and communities spread east, south along the Willamette River, and west up into wooded plateaus west of downtown.


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City: Portland
Zip Codes: Portland (zip 97202)
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 39 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Portland (zip 97202) is 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Portland (zip 97202) jobs have increased by 0.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Portland (zip 97202)'s cost of living is 42.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Portland (zip 97202)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in the 97202 zip code, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Multnomah county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Portland (zip 97202)'s population is 42,189 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 8.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Portland (zip 97202) is $511,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Portland (zip 97202) public schools spend $12,785 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.1 students per teacher in Portland (zip 97202). More Education


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Housing Market in Portland

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Reviews for Portland   3 Reviews
What Crime! - 4/2/2009
I have lived in the Sellwood-Moreland area (97202) for over 59 years. As compared to some other Zip Codes in Portland, our crime rate is almost null. I lived in three... Read More

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"What do you do?" - 3/2/2009
I grew up in Washington, D.C., where the above question, upon meeting someone, invariably meant one thing: "What do you do for work?" In Portland, that question opens a... Read More

Lies, lies, lies - 4/9/2007
I just have to reply to the comment below: "Portland does have a very damp climate, except during the summer. However, if you check the stats you'll see that Atlanta... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN 97202
$724,900
7033 SE 29th Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$589,900
1904 SE Bidwell St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$429,900
3825 SE Center St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$595,000
3525 SE Harold Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$489,999
4226 SE 11th Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$950,000
650 SE Andover Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$734,950
1723 SE Harney St
Bed 5 | Bath 4

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