Portland (zip 97206), Oregon 

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Population

52,643

+6.4% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

6.9%

Median Income

$52,414

Median Home Price

$477,200

Median Age

37.4

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.4 / 5.7

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Portland (zip 97206), Oregon

Large-city complex - Northwest Oregon along the Columbia River and Oregon-Washington border. July, August and September are the most pleasant months in the 97206 zip code, while December and January are the least comfortable months.
Zip Codes: Portland (zip 97206)
Cost of Living: 24.6% higher
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 39 ft above sea level
Portland, OR Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes
Pros
Attractive downtown
Arts and culture
Educated population
Cons
Economic cycles
Cost of living
Clouds and rain


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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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Portland (zip 97206) is 6.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Portland (zip 97206) jobs have increased by 0.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Portland (zip 97206)'s cost of living is 24.6% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Portland (zip 97206)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, August and September are the most pleasant months in the 97206 zip code, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Multnomah county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 79.2% to 17.9%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Portland (zip 97206)'s population is 52,643 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 6.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Portland (zip 97206) is Real Estate: $477,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.3%.

SCHOOLS
Portland (zip 97206) 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 97206). More Education



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Housing Market in Portland

It's a good time to buy in Portland. Home Appreciation is up 17.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Portland is $477,200.
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