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 3,836,628 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: 36,81382A+FAA+B+A+C+
5West Haven-Sylvan, ORPopulation: 7,01682A+FA+A+B+AC+
6Cedar Mill, ORPopulation: 15,11882A+FAAAA+C
7Raleigh Hills, ORPopulation: 6,86182A+FA+A+BAC
8Sherwood, ORPopulation: 18,08882A+FAAB+AC+
9Maywood Park, ORPopulation: 1,00882A+DA+ABB+C+
10Bethany, ORPopulation: 20,50581AFAA+AAC
11Bull Mountain, ORPopulation: 8,99081AFAA+AAC
12West Slope, ORPopulation: 6,67681A+FA+AC+AC
13Rockcreek, ORPopulation: 9,48881A+FAAB+AC
14Government Camp, ORPopulation: 13181D+FAA+A+AC+
15Oak Hills, ORPopulation: 11,00580A+FAAB+AC
16Stafford, ORPopulation: 2,21180CFA+AAA+C+
17Hood River, ORPopulation: 7,11580A+DB+B+BAC+
18Tualatin, ORPopulation: 26,10680A+FBB+BAC+
19Beaverton, ORPopulation: 90,25480A+DB+B+BB+C
20Newberg, ORPopulation: 22,06379A+DABC+BC+
21Island City, ORPopulation: 1,02279BA+A+B+C+BD+
22La Grande, ORPopulation: 13,02779A+A+C+B+CC+D+
23Metzger, ORPopulation: 3,44379A+DAB+C+B+C
24Garden Home-Whitford, ORPopulation: 6,49079AFAABAC
25Wilsonville, ORPopulation: 19,26279A+FB+B+C+AC+
26Tigard, ORPopulation: 48,36679A+DBB+BAC
27Oregon City, ORPopulation: 31,90479A+DBB+BB+C+
28Cedar Hills, ORPopulation: 9,27379A+DB+ABB+C
29Ashland, ORPopulation: 20,18679A+FBA+CAC+
30Philomath, ORPopulation: 4,56479AD+AAC+BC+
31Gearhart, ORPopulation: 1,49879BFA+AC+AC
32Hermiston, ORPopulation: 16,65079A+A+BC+C+C+C
33Canby, ORPopulation: 15,77079A+DABBB+C+
34Milwaukie, ORPopulation: 20,39179A+DBB+C+B+C+
35Brookings, ORPopulation: 6,31579A+DA+B+CB+C
36Silverton, ORPopulation: 9,19379A+DB+B+C+B+C+
37Happy Valley, ORPopulation: 14,05079C+FAAAAC+
38Sisters, ORPopulation: 2,11578A+DA+AC+B+D+
39Butteville, ORPopulation: 12978FFAA+A+A+C+
40Corvallis, ORPopulation: 54,34178A+DBACB+C+
41Enterprise, ORPopulation: 1,95278BA+ABCBD+
42Condon, ORPopulation: 59878CA+A+AD+D+C+
43Jacksonville, ORPopulation: 2,77578AFAACAC+
44Hillsboro, ORPopulation: 91,99878A+DBBBB+C
45Damascus, ORPopulation: 10,52978BFB+AB+AC+
46Scappoose, ORPopulation: 6,57178A+DB+BBB+C
47Oak Grove, ORPopulation: 17,26278A+DBB+C+B+C+
48Oatfield, ORPopulation: 14,59478ADBB+BB+C+
49Pendleton, ORPopulation: 16,68478A+A+D+C+C+C+C
50Jennings Lodge, ORPopulation: 7,13377A+DBBC+BC+
51King City, ORPopulation: 3,13877A+DAACBC+
52Albany, ORPopulation: 50,23977A+D+BBCBC+
53Gladstone, ORPopulation: 11,57077A+DBB+C+B+C+
54Athena, ORPopulation: 1,06877CA+B+B+C+C+C
55St. Helens, ORPopulation: 12,80777A+D+B+BC+BC
56John Day, ORPopulation: 1,95877CA+AB+D+CC
57Joseph, ORPopulation: 1,00077D+A+AACBD+
58Beavercreek, ORPopulation: 4,07077D+DAAB+AC+
59Eagle Crest, ORPopulation: 1,58677D+FA+A+B+AD+
60Keizer, ORPopulation: 36,40277A+DBBC+BC+
61Bend, ORPopulation: 77,06377A+DC+AC+B+D+
62Aurora, ORPopulation: 91377BDBAB+B+C+
63Coburg, ORPopulation: 94277C+DA+ACBC
64Cannon Beach, ORPopulation: 1,37376AFAB+CA+C
65Sublimity, ORPopulation: 2,68376C+DA+ABB+C+
66Florence, ORPopulation: 8,41276A+D+BAD+BC
67Troutdale, ORPopulation: 15,96476ADBB+BB+C+
68Fairview, ORPopulation: 8,88476A+DBBC+BC+
69Dallas, ORPopulation: 14,63276A+D+C+BC+BC+
70Tetherow, ORPopulation: 7776FFAA+A+A+D+
71Roseburg, ORPopulation: 21,54276A+D+C+B+CBC+
72North Bend, ORPopulation: 9,67976A+D+C+B+CBC
73Sunriver, ORPopulation: 1,33276C+FA+ACA+D+
74Dundee, ORPopulation: 3,16176CDAB+BB+C+
75Mulino, ORPopulation: 2,47276DFA+B+B+AC+
76Bandon, ORPopulation: 3,05376A+DB+B+D+BC
77Eugene, ORPopulation: 156,22276A+DCACB+C
78Manzanita, ORPopulation: 40776B+FA+AD+AC
79Sandy, ORPopulation: 9,49876ADBB+C+BC+
80McMinnville, ORPopulation: 32,09276A+DC+BCBC+
81Talent, ORPopulation: 6,08676AD+B+B+D+BC+
82Portland, ORPopulation: 585,88876A+DDB+C+B+C+
83Wood Village, ORPopulation: 3,87076A+CB+CCCC+
84South Lebanon, ORPopulation: 1,24476CD+AAC+BC+
85Seaside, ORPopulation: 6,44176A+DC+B+CB+C
86Junction City, ORPopulation: 5,44576A+D+AC+D+BC
87Central Point, ORPopulation: 17,07876A+DC+BC+BC+
88Lebanon, ORPopulation: 15,50076A+CCBCC+C+
89Depoe Bay, ORPopulation: 1,28576C+DA+ACB+C
90The Dalles, ORPopulation: 13,53776A+D+C+BCBC+
91Ruch, ORPopulation: 1,03076DFA+B+BAC+
92Aloha, ORPopulation: 50,71075A+DC+BBB+C
93Seventh Mountain, ORPopulation: 25275FFAA+A+A+D+
94Prairie City, ORPopulation: 1,01175CA+ABD+CC
95Pacific City, ORPopulation: 1,07875C+FA+A+D+AC
96Yamhill, ORPopulation: 1,18375CDA+BBB+C+
97Molalla, ORPopulation: 8,03975AD+BBC+BC+
98Burns, ORPopulation: 2,79575B+A+ABCD+F
99Oceanside, ORPopulation: 24075DFAA+BAC
100Arlington, ORPopulation: 60175DA+C+ABC+C
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