Best Places to Live in Monmouth, Oregon

Capital city - North-central Oregon in Willamette Valley, 50 miles south of Portland
Pros
-Small-town atmosphere
-Nearby recreation
-Close to Portland
Cons
-Clouds and rain
-Crime
-Low ethnic diversity

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What Bert Has To Say About Salem Metro Area

Salem is the state capital and an agricultural center. State government buildings dominate a small but attractive and progressive downtown core. Surrounding built-up areas are unremarkable. Local agriculture includes orchards, fruits, grapes, nursery stock, and vegetables; the type of agriculture and rolling, moist terrain make for an attractive landscape.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Oregon
County: Polk County
Metro Area: Salem Metro Area
City: Monmouth
Zip Codes: 97361
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 196 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Monmouth is 5.80% (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Monmouth jobs have increased by 3.63%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Monmouth's cost of living is 9.60% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Monmouth's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Monmouth's population is 10,032 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 59.54%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Monmouth is $212,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.83%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Monmouth public schools spend $9,766 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 25.3 students per teacher in Monmouth. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Monmouth

It's a good time to buy in Monmouth. Home Appreciation is up 3.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Monmouth Real Estate.

The median home price in Monmouth is $212,100. Browse Homes in this Range.


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ZIP CODES IN MONMOUTH, OREGON
97361