Best Places to Live in Oregon

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Oregon by using a Livability Score out of 100. The Livability Score for each city in Oregon is calculated from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Oregon has a population of 3,930,065 and a population density of 39.6. The capital city is Salem and the largest city in Oregon is Portland. To filter the results, use the filters on the left to sort by state, population and category.
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Rank City Livability Ame­nities Cost of Living Crime Edu­cation Emp­loyment Housing Weather
1West Linn, ORPopulation: 25,15884A+FA+A+B+AC+
2Rivergrove, ORPopulation: 26784A+FAA+AA+C+
3Durham, ORPopulation: 1,23583A+FA+ABAC+
4Lake Oswego, ORPopulation: 36,81383A+FAA+B+A+C+
5West Haven-Sylvan, ORPopulation: 7,01683A+FA+A+B+AC+
6Cedar Mill, ORPopulation: 15,11882A+FAAAA+C
7Raleigh Hills, ORPopulation: 6,86182A+FA+A+BAC
8Sherwood, ORPopulation: 18,08882A+DAAB+AC+
9Maywood Park, ORPopulation: 1,00882A+DA+ABB+C+
10Bull Mountain, ORPopulation: 8,99081AFAA+AAC
11Bethany, ORPopulation: 20,50581AFAA+AAC
12Government Camp, ORPopulation: 13181D+DAA+A+AC+
13Rockcreek, ORPopulation: 9,48881A+DAAB+AC
14West Slope, ORPopulation: 6,67681A+FA+AC+AC
15Oak Hills, ORPopulation: 11,00581A+DAAB+AC
16Hood River, ORPopulation: 7,11580A+DB+B+BAC+
17Stafford, ORPopulation: 2,21180CFA+AAA+C+
18Beaverton, ORPopulation: 90,25480A+DB+B+BB+C
19Tualatin, ORPopulation: 26,10680A+DBB+BAC+
20Newberg, ORPopulation: 22,06380A+D+ABC+BC+
21Butteville, ORPopulation: 12980FDAA+A+A+C+
22Island City, ORPopulation: 1,02279BA+A+B+C+BD+
23Philomath, ORPopulation: 4,56479ACAAC+BC+
24La Grande, ORPopulation: 13,02779A+A+C+B+CC+D+
25Metzger, ORPopulation: 3,44379A+DAB+C+B+C
26Garden Home-Whitford, ORPopulation: 6,49079ADAABAC
27Wilsonville, ORPopulation: 19,26279A+FB+B+C+AC+
28Oregon City, ORPopulation: 31,90479A+DBB+BB+C+
29Tigard, ORPopulation: 48,36679A+DBB+BAC
30Cedar Hills, ORPopulation: 9,27379A+DB+ABB+C
31Gearhart, ORPopulation: 1,49879BDA+AC+AC
32Ashland, ORPopulation: 20,18679A+FBA+CAC+
33Canby, ORPopulation: 15,77079A+DABBB+C+
34Silverton, ORPopulation: 9,19379A+D+B+B+C+B+C+
35Milwaukie, ORPopulation: 20,39179A+DBB+C+B+C+
36Brookings, ORPopulation: 6,31579A+DA+B+CB+C
37Happy Valley, ORPopulation: 14,05079C+FAAAAC+
38Hermiston, ORPopulation: 16,65079A+A+BC+C+C+C
39Sisters, ORPopulation: 2,11579A+DA+AC+B+D+
40Corvallis, ORPopulation: 54,34179A+DBACB+C+
41Hillsboro, ORPopulation: 91,99878A+DBBBB+C
42Scappoose, ORPopulation: 6,57178A+DB+BBB+C
43Jacksonville, ORPopulation: 2,77578ADAACAC+
44Damascus, ORPopulation: 10,52978BFB+AB+AC+
45Enterprise, ORPopulation: 1,95278BA+ABCBD+
46Condon, ORPopulation: 59878CA+A+AD+D+C+
47Oak Grove, ORPopulation: 17,26278A+DBB+C+B+C+
48Albany, ORPopulation: 50,23978A+CBBCBC+
49Oatfield, ORPopulation: 14,59478ADBB+BB+C+
50Jennings Lodge, ORPopulation: 7,13378A+DBBC+BC+
51King City, ORPopulation: 3,13878A+D+AACBC+
52St. Helens, ORPopulation: 12,80778A+CB+BC+BC
53Tetherow, ORPopulation: 7778FDAA+A+A+D+
54Gladstone, ORPopulation: 11,57077A+DBB+C+B+C+
55Pendleton, ORPopulation: 16,68477A+A+D+C+C+C+C
56Athena, ORPopulation: 1,06877CA+B+B+C+C+C
57Wood Village, ORPopulation: 3,87077A+BB+CCCC+
58Beavercreek, ORPopulation: 4,07077D+DAAB+AC+
59Keizer, ORPopulation: 36,40277A+D+BBC+BC+
60Coburg, ORPopulation: 94277C+D+A+ACBC
61Seventh Mountain, ORPopulation: 25277FDAA+A+A+D+
62Aurora, ORPopulation: 91377BDBAB+B+C+
63Bend, ORPopulation: 77,06377A+DC+AC+B+D+
64Florence, ORPopulation: 8,41277A+D+BAD+BC
65John Day, ORPopulation: 1,95877CA+AB+D+CC
66Eagle Crest, ORPopulation: 1,58677D+FA+A+B+AD+
67Roseburg, ORPopulation: 21,54277A+CC+B+CBC+
68Sublimity, ORPopulation: 2,68377C+DA+ABB+C+
69Dallas, ORPopulation: 14,63277A+D+C+BC+BC+
70Troutdale, ORPopulation: 15,96477ADBB+BB+C+
71Joseph, ORPopulation: 1,00077D+A+AACBD+
72Fairview, ORPopulation: 8,88477A+DBBC+BC+
73Cannon Beach, ORPopulation: 1,37377AFAB+CA+C
74North Bend, ORPopulation: 9,67977A+D+C+B+CBC
75Bandon, ORPopulation: 3,05376A+D+B+B+D+BC
76Dundee, ORPopulation: 3,16176CDAB+BB+C+
77Lebanon, ORPopulation: 15,50076A+C+CBCC+C+
78Altamont, ORPopulation: 19,54476A+ACBCC+D
79Eugene, ORPopulation: 156,22276A+DCACB+C
80Ruch, ORPopulation: 1,03076DDA+B+BAC+
81Sunriver, ORPopulation: 1,33276C+FA+ACA+D+
82Mulino, ORPopulation: 2,47276DFA+B+B+AC+
83Talent, ORPopulation: 6,08676ACB+B+D+BC+
84McMinnville, ORPopulation: 32,09276A+D+C+BCBC+
85South Lebanon, ORPopulation: 1,24476CCAAC+BC+
86Junction City, ORPopulation: 5,44576A+CAC+D+BC
87Sandy, ORPopulation: 9,49876ADBB+C+BC+
88The Dalles, ORPopulation: 13,53776A+CC+BCBC+
89Manzanita, ORPopulation: 40776B+FA+AD+AC
90Central Point, ORPopulation: 17,07876A+D+C+BC+BC+
91Portland, ORPopulation: 585,88876A+DDB+C+B+C+
92Seaside, ORPopulation: 6,44176A+DC+B+CB+C
93Black Butte Ranch, ORPopulation: 12976FDAA+BA+D+
94Depoe Bay, ORPopulation: 1,28576C+DA+ACB+C
95Oceanside, ORPopulation: 24076DDAA+BAC
96Aloha, ORPopulation: 50,71076A+DC+BBB+C
97Molalla, ORPopulation: 8,03976AD+BBC+BC+
98Yamhill, ORPopulation: 1,18375CDA+BBB+C+
99Pacific City, ORPopulation: 1,07875C+FA+A+D+AC
100Coquille, ORPopulation: 3,87475B+C+A+BCC+C
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