Portland, Oregon 

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Population

630,331

+11.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Median Income

$53,230

Median Home Price

$419,600

Best Places to Live in Portland, Oregon

Large-city complex - Northwest Oregon along the Columbia River and Oregon-Washington border. August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Portland, 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
 $598,000 
2012 SE Hemlock Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1970 SqFt
 $1,099,000 
6303 SE Yamhill St
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 4230 SqFt
 $289,000 
7018 SE Cora St
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 888 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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QUICK FACTS

City: Portland
Zip Codes: 97206, 97202, 97233, 97219, 97236, 97230, 97211, 97266, 97217, 97203, 28 total
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 39 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Portland is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Portland jobs have increased by 0.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Portland's cost of living is 30.8% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Portland's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Portland, 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's population is 630,331 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 11.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Portland is $419,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.8%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Portland 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. More Education



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Housing Market in Portland

It's a good time to buy in Portland. Home Appreciation is up 2.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Portland Real Estate

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Reviews for Portland   362 Reviews
Moved from Tx to Portland love portland! - 10/14/2020
Moved here to portland, recently, from houston texas. I was lucky to have lived in a trans friendly area in texas (Montrose) but new landlord decided to “remodel” a few... Read More

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A city like no other - 9/29/2020
Seeing that the 2 star reviews are all from 2020 I'm wondering if they're all legitimate. Portland is a very unique city. The unofficial slogan is Keep Portland Weird.... Read More

Portland sucks - 9/27/2020
Portland Oregon is a massive slumhole. I’ve been here 6 months and I’m leaving. Homeless people is a very serious problem here, it’s not that their homeless it’s that... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN PORTLAND, OREGON
97206, 97202, 97233, 97219, 97236, 97230, 97211, 97266, 97217, 97203, 28 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN PORTLAND
$598,000
2012 SE Hemlock Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$1,099,000
6303 SE Yamhill St
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$289,000
7018 SE Cora St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$454,000
12615 SW Faircrest St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$450,000
705 NE 61st Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$299,000
8708 NE Halsey St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$338,950
13924 SE Rhone St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$598,000
2012 SE Hemlock Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$1,099,000
6303 SE Yamhill St
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$289,000
7018 SE Cora St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$454,000
12615 SW Faircrest St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$450,000
705 NE 61st Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$299,000
8708 NE Halsey St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$338,950
13924 SE Rhone St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$598,000
2012 SE Hemlock Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$1,099,000
6303 SE Yamhill St
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$289,000
7018 SE Cora St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$454,000
12615 SW Faircrest St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$450,000
705 NE 61st Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$299,000
8708 NE Halsey St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$338,950
13924 SE Rhone St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$598,000
2012 SE Hemlock Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$1,099,000
6303 SE Yamhill St
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$289,000
7018 SE Cora St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$454,000
12615 SW Faircrest St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$450,000
705 NE 61st Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$299,000
8708 NE Halsey St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$338,950
13924 SE Rhone St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$598,000
2012 SE Hemlock Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$1,099,000
6303 SE Yamhill St
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$289,000
7018 SE Cora St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$454,000
12615 SW Faircrest St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$450,000
705 NE 61st Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$299,000
8708 NE Halsey St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$338,950
13924 SE Rhone St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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