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
1Rivergrove, ORPopulation: 26785A+FA+A+AA+C+
2West Linn, ORPopulation: 25,15885A+FA+A+B+AC+
3Lake Oswego, ORPopulation: 36,81385A+FA+A+B+A+C+
4Cedar Mill, ORPopulation: 15,11884A+FA+AAA+C
5West Haven-Sylvan, ORPopulation: 7,01684A+FA+A+B+AC+
6Sherwood, ORPopulation: 18,08884A+DA+AB+AC+
7Durham, ORPopulation: 1,23584A+FA+ABAC+
8Raleigh Hills, ORPopulation: 6,86184A+FA+A+BAC
9Rockcreek, ORPopulation: 9,48883A+DA+AB+AC
10Bethany, ORPopulation: 20,50583AFA+A+AAC
11Bull Mountain, ORPopulation: 8,99083AFA+A+AAC
12Maywood Park, ORPopulation: 1,00883A+DA+ABB+C+
13Government Camp, ORPopulation: 13183D+DA+A+A+AC+
14Oak Hills, ORPopulation: 11,00583A+DA+AB+AC
15West Slope, ORPopulation: 6,67683A+FA+AC+AC
16Beaverton, ORPopulation: 90,25482A+DA+B+BB+C
17Hood River, ORPopulation: 7,11582A+DA+B+BAC+
18Newberg, ORPopulation: 22,06382A+D+A+BC+BC+
19Garden Home-Whitford, ORPopulation: 6,49081ADA+ABAC
20Butteville, ORPopulation: 12981FDA+A+A+A+C+
21Cedar Hills, ORPopulation: 9,27381A+DA+ABB+C
22Philomath, ORPopulation: 4,56481ACA+AC+BC+
23Metzger, ORPopulation: 3,44381A+DA+B+C+B+C
24Island City, ORPopulation: 1,02281BA+A+B+C+BD+
25Canby, ORPopulation: 15,77081A+DA+BBB+C+
26Silverton, ORPopulation: 9,19381A+D+A+B+C+B+C+
27Tualatin, ORPopulation: 26,10681A+DAB+BAC+
28Stafford, ORPopulation: 2,21181CFA+AAA+C+
29Happy Valley, ORPopulation: 14,05081C+FA+AAAC+
30Wilsonville, ORPopulation: 19,26281A+FA+B+C+AC+
31King City, ORPopulation: 3,13880A+D+A+ACBC+
32Sisters, ORPopulation: 2,11580A+DA+AC+B+D+
33Damascus, ORPopulation: 10,52980BFA+AB+AC+
34Scappoose, ORPopulation: 6,57180A+DA+BBB+C
35Enterprise, ORPopulation: 1,95280BA+A+BCBD+
36Jacksonville, ORPopulation: 2,77580ADA+ACAC+
37Milwaukie, ORPopulation: 20,39180A+DAB+C+B+C+
38Brookings, ORPopulation: 6,31580A+DA+B+CB+C
39Oregon City, ORPopulation: 31,90480A+DAB+BB+C+
40Hillsboro, ORPopulation: 91,99880A+DA+BBB+C
41La Grande, ORPopulation: 13,02780A+A+BB+CC+D+
42Tigard, ORPopulation: 48,36680A+DB+B+BAC
43Corvallis, ORPopulation: 54,34180A+DAACB+C+
44Ashland, ORPopulation: 20,18680A+FBA+CAC+
45Tetherow, ORPopulation: 7779FDA+A+A+A+D+
46Gearhart, ORPopulation: 1,49879BDA+AC+AC
47Oatfield, ORPopulation: 14,59479ADAB+BB+C+
48Hermiston, ORPopulation: 16,65079A+A+B+C+C+C+C
49Jennings Lodge, ORPopulation: 7,13379A+DABC+BC+
50Wood Village, ORPopulation: 3,87079A+BA+CCCC+
51Beavercreek, ORPopulation: 4,07079D+DA+AB+AC+
52Oak Grove, ORPopulation: 17,26279A+DB+B+C+B+C+
53Seventh Mountain, ORPopulation: 25279FDA+A+A+A+D+
54Athena, ORPopulation: 1,06879CA+A+B+C+C+C
55Gladstone, ORPopulation: 11,57079A+DB+B+C+B+C+
56Joseph, ORPopulation: 1,00079D+A+A+ACBD+
57John Day, ORPopulation: 1,95878CA+A+B+D+CC
58St. Helens, ORPopulation: 12,80778A+CABC+BC
59Dundee, ORPopulation: 3,16178CDA+B+BB+C+
60Sublimity, ORPopulation: 2,68378C+DA+ABB+C+
61Keizer, ORPopulation: 36,40278A+D+ABC+BC+
62Coburg, ORPopulation: 94278C+D+A+ACBC
63Aurora, ORPopulation: 91378BDAAB+B+C+
64Condon, ORPopulation: 59878CA+A+AD+D+C+
65Junction City, ORPopulation: 5,44578A+CA+C+D+BC
66Talent, ORPopulation: 6,08678ACA+B+D+BC+
67Dallas, ORPopulation: 14,63278A+D+B+BC+BC+
68South Lebanon, ORPopulation: 1,24478CCA+AC+BC+
69Cannon Beach, ORPopulation: 1,37378AFA+B+CA+C
70Fairview, ORPopulation: 8,88478A+DABC+BC+
71Black Butte Ranch, ORPopulation: 12978FDA+A+BA+D+
72Albany, ORPopulation: 50,23978A+CBBCBC+
73Bend, ORPopulation: 77,06378A+DBAC+B+D+
74Troutdale, ORPopulation: 15,96478ADB+B+BB+C+
75Oceanside, ORPopulation: 24078DDA+A+BAC
76Ruch, ORPopulation: 1,03078DDA+B+BAC+
77Eagle Crest, ORPopulation: 1,58677D+FA+A+B+AD+
78Prairie City, ORPopulation: 1,01177CA+A+BD+CC
79Mulino, ORPopulation: 2,47277DFA+B+B+AC+
80Depoe Bay, ORPopulation: 1,28577C+DA+ACB+C
81Manzanita, ORPopulation: 40777B+FA+AD+AC
82Harrisburg, ORPopulation: 3,55377BCA+BC+BC
83Sandy, ORPopulation: 9,49877ADB+B+C+BC+
84Canyonville, ORPopulation: 2,03877C+BA+C+CC+C+
85Sunriver, ORPopulation: 1,33277C+FA+ACA+D+
86Pacific City, ORPopulation: 1,07877C+FA+A+D+AC
87McMinnville, ORPopulation: 32,09277A+D+BBCBC+
88Yamhill, ORPopulation: 1,18377CDA+BBB+C+
89Waldport, ORPopulation: 1,81877BCA+BCBC
90Bandon, ORPopulation: 3,05377A+D+AB+D+BC
91Bunker Hill, ORPopulation: 1,89277A+BA+CFC+C
92Roseburg, ORPopulation: 21,54277A+CC+B+CBC+
93Tangent, ORPopulation: 1,25577DCA+AC+BC+
94Pendleton, ORPopulation: 16,68477A+A+DC+C+C+C
95Umatilla, ORPopulation: 6,86477C+A+A+D+CCC
96Coquille, ORPopulation: 3,87477B+C+A+BCC+C
97Yachats, ORPopulation: 67577BDA+ACAC
98Carlton, ORPopulation: 1,95576C+D+A+B+C+BC+
99Mount Hood Village, ORPopulation: 4,67976FDA+ABB+C+
100Veneta, ORPopulation: 4,49676BCA+B+C+BC
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