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The City of Portland is 145.09 square miles and has a population of 652,503 as of 2020, which is a 11.80% change in the last 10 years. Portland is located in Multnomah County. The average rent across all housing types in 2020 was $1,820. Median gross rent in 2019 for a two bedroom: $1,312

 

Portland is a great place to live. The city has a lot to offer, and the people are friendly. The cost of living is affordable, and the public schools are above average. The climate is mild, and the crime rate is low. For decades Portland, Oregon was a destination city for many looking to live in the Pacific Northwest without the traffic and costs of Seattle. With a diversity of jobs in tech, service, industry, and entertainment the city attracted a wide variety of residents who came for the outdoor life and stayed to raise their kids. 

 

There are still many reasons to move to Portland. Of course the weather is one big draw. While the rainy season is long, the summers are perfect. With numerous rivers, swimming, boating, and fishing are always a draw for local crowds. And the restaurants and entertainment activities are seemingly endless. With 30 museums, 100’s of independent art galleries, dozens more workshops, and unique boutiques, there is always something to do, regardless of the weather or your interests. 

 

In June 2022, the median listing home price in Portland, OR was $569.9K, trending up 5.5% year-over-year. The median listing home price per square foot was $330. The median home sold price was $575K.

 

The median household income in Portland is $85,000, and the unemployment rate is a low 2.9%. The cost of living in Portland is slightly higher than the national average, but it is still affordable. The average commute time is 26 minutes.

 

The public schools in Portland are above average. The student-teacher ratio is 16:1, and the graduation rate is 80%. 

 

The climate in Portland is mild with an average of only 22 inches of snowfall per year. The average high temperature in July is 85 degrees, and the average low temperature in January is 28 degrees.

 

Here are some of the biggest draws to the City if you’re considering moving here:

  • The Waterfront - Not only a place for swimming and getting a tan, the waterfront also hosts festivals, fairs, and events for the entire family.

  • The Libations - Portland has long been known for its beer, but the wine and spirits scene is also hopping with many independent vintners and distillers crafting concoctions for local menus. 

  • The Communities - Each neighborhood in Portland is unique with farmer’s markets, architectural styles, and culture. The 5 main areas of Portland include North, Northeast, Southeast, Southwest, and Northwest, each with several distinct neighborhoods.

 

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