Albany, Oregon 

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Population

52,175

77% Growth

Unemployment Rate

6.0%

Median Income

$45,478

Avg. Home Price

$205,200

Best Places to Live in Albany, Oregon

College town - North-central Oregon in Willamette Valley, 80 miles south of Portland
Pros
-Educated population
-Nearby recreation
-Attractive setting
Cons
-Cost of living
-Clouds and rain
-Housing quality

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What Bert Has To Say About Corvallis Metro Area

The Corvallis area includes the cities of Corvallis and Albany, 12 miles apart in the central part of the Willamette Valley. Corvallis is the home of Oregon State University, and while the university is a strong factor in the makeup and economy of the town, it isn’t the whole story, and we’ve seen stronger college-town influence and amenities in other places. A large research facility makes Hewlett-Packard the largest private employer. Educational attainment and resources are notably strong. College sports provide entertainment, and nearby recreation in the mountains and coastal areas is excellent.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Oregon
County: Linn County
Metro Area: Corvallis Metro Area
City: Albany
Zip Codes: 97322 97321
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 282 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Albany is 6.0% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Albany jobs have increased by 2.33%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Albany's cost of living is 8.50% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Albany's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Albany's population is 52,175 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 77.09%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Albany is $205,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 14.39%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Albany public schools spend $8,840 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 23 students per teacher in Albany. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Albany

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Reviews for Albany    15 Reviews
Hayden homes - 1/1/2017
Albany seems nice, do not buy Hayden homes however, worst decision in my 65 years by... (Read More)

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My thoughts on Albany - 9/12/2012
I moved to Albany a year ago. Prior to that I lived in Corvallis for twenty years. Before Corvallis, I lived in Coos Bay for twenty five years. Of the three towns, I... (Read More)
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My thoughts on Albany - 9/12/2012
I moved to Albany a year ago. Prior to that I lived in Corvallis for twenty years. Before Corvallis, I lived in Coos Bay for twenty five years. Of the three towns, I... (Read More)


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ZIP CODES IN ALBANY, OREGON
97322 97321