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
1Government Camp, ORPopulation: 13187D+A+AA+A+AC+
2Butteville, ORPopulation: 12985FA+AA+A+A+C+
3West Linn, ORPopulation: 25,15884A+FA+A+B+AC+
4Rivergrove, ORPopulation: 26784A+FAA+AA+C+
5Tetherow, ORPopulation: 7783FA+AA+A+A+D+
6Durham, ORPopulation: 1,23583A+FA+ABAC+
7Seventh Mountain, ORPopulation: 25283FA+AA+A+A+D+
8Lake Oswego, ORPopulation: 36,81383A+FAA+B+A+C+
9West Haven-Sylvan, ORPopulation: 7,01683A+FA+A+B+AC+
10Cedar Mill, ORPopulation: 15,11882A+FAAAA+C
11Raleigh Hills, ORPopulation: 6,86182A+FA+A+BAC
12Ruch, ORPopulation: 1,03082DA+A+B+BAC+
13Sherwood, ORPopulation: 18,08882A+DAAB+AC+
14Maywood Park, ORPopulation: 1,00882A+DA+ABB+C+
15Black Butte Ranch, ORPopulation: 12982FA+AA+BA+D+
16Oceanside, ORPopulation: 24082DA+AA+BAC
17Bethany, ORPopulation: 20,50581AFAA+AAC
18Bull Mountain, ORPopulation: 8,99081AFAA+AAC
19Rockcreek, ORPopulation: 9,48881A+DAAB+AC
20West Slope, ORPopulation: 6,67681A+FA+AC+AC
21Oak Hills, ORPopulation: 11,00581A+DAAB+AC
22Barlow, ORPopulation: 30280BA+C+B+C+B+C+
23Hood River, ORPopulation: 7,11580A+DB+B+BAC+
24Stafford, ORPopulation: 2,21180CFA+AAA+C+
25Neahkahnie, ORPopulation: 11580BA+AA+FA+C
26Tualatin, ORPopulation: 26,10680A+DBB+BAC+
27Beaverton, ORPopulation: 90,25480A+DB+B+BB+C
28Newberg, ORPopulation: 22,06380A+D+ABC+BC+
29Island City, ORPopulation: 1,02279BA+A+B+C+BD+
30La Grande, ORPopulation: 13,02779A+A+C+B+CC+D+
31Philomath, ORPopulation: 4,56479ACAAC+BC+
32Metzger, ORPopulation: 3,44379A+DAB+C+B+C
33Neskowin, ORPopulation: 9179FA+AA+D+AC
34Garden Home-Whitford, ORPopulation: 6,49079ADAABAC
35Wilsonville, ORPopulation: 19,26279A+FB+B+C+AC+
36Oregon City, ORPopulation: 31,90479A+DBB+BB+C+
37Tigard, ORPopulation: 48,36679A+DBB+BAC
38Cedar Hills, ORPopulation: 9,27379A+DB+ABB+C
39Ashland, ORPopulation: 20,18679A+FBA+CAC+
40Gearhart, ORPopulation: 1,49879BDA+AC+AC
41Canby, ORPopulation: 15,77079A+DABBB+C+
42Peoria, ORPopulation: 10079FA+B+A+BAC+
43Silverton, ORPopulation: 9,19379A+D+B+B+C+B+C+
44Milwaukie, ORPopulation: 20,39179A+DBB+C+B+C+
45Brookings, ORPopulation: 6,31579A+DA+B+CB+C
46Happy Valley, ORPopulation: 14,05079C+FAAAAC+
47Hermiston, ORPopulation: 16,65079A+A+BC+C+C+C
48Corvallis, ORPopulation: 54,34179A+DBACB+C+
49Sisters, ORPopulation: 2,11579A+DA+AC+B+D+
50Nehalem, ORPopulation: 21279C+A+C+AC+B+C
51Hillsboro, ORPopulation: 91,99878A+DBBBB+C
52Jacksonville, ORPopulation: 2,77578ADAACAC+
53Scappoose, ORPopulation: 6,57178A+DB+BBB+C
54Damascus, ORPopulation: 10,52978BFB+AB+AC+
55Enterprise, ORPopulation: 1,95278BA+ABCBD+
56Condon, ORPopulation: 59878CA+A+AD+D+C+
57Oak Grove, ORPopulation: 17,26278A+DBB+C+B+C+
58Albany, ORPopulation: 50,23978A+CBBCBC+
59Oatfield, ORPopulation: 14,59478ADBB+BB+C+
60Jennings Lodge, ORPopulation: 7,13378A+DBBC+BC+
61King City, ORPopulation: 3,13878A+D+AACBC+
62St. Helens, ORPopulation: 12,80778A+CB+BC+BC
63Gladstone, ORPopulation: 11,57077A+DBB+C+B+C+
64Pendleton, ORPopulation: 16,68477A+A+D+C+C+C+C
65Parkdale, ORPopulation: 26777DA+CA+C+BC+
66Athena, ORPopulation: 1,06877CA+B+B+C+C+C
67Keizer, ORPopulation: 36,40277A+D+BBC+BC+
68Wood Village, ORPopulation: 3,87077A+BB+CCCC+
69Beavercreek, ORPopulation: 4,07077D+DAAB+AC+
70Coburg, ORPopulation: 94277C+D+A+ACBC
71Aurora, ORPopulation: 91377BDBAB+B+C+
72Bend, ORPopulation: 77,06377A+DC+AC+B+D+
73Florence, ORPopulation: 8,41277A+D+BAD+BC
74John Day, ORPopulation: 1,95877CA+AB+D+CC
75Eagle Crest, ORPopulation: 1,58677D+FA+A+B+AD+
76Roseburg, ORPopulation: 21,54277A+CC+B+CBC+
77Sublimity, ORPopulation: 2,68377C+DA+ABB+C+
78Dallas, ORPopulation: 14,63277A+D+C+BC+BC+
79Troutdale, ORPopulation: 15,96477ADBB+BB+C+
80Joseph, ORPopulation: 1,00077D+A+AACBD+
81Fairview, ORPopulation: 8,88477A+DBBC+BC+
82North Bend, ORPopulation: 9,67977A+D+C+B+CBC
83Cannon Beach, ORPopulation: 1,37377AFAB+CA+C
84Shedd, ORPopulation: 60776FA+C+ABBC+
85Cape Meares, ORPopulation: 7476FA+B+B+B+B+C
86Bandon, ORPopulation: 3,05376A+D+B+B+D+BC
87Dundee, ORPopulation: 3,16176CDAB+BB+C+
88Lebanon, ORPopulation: 15,50076A+C+CBCC+C+
89Eugene, ORPopulation: 156,22276A+DCACB+C
90Altamont, ORPopulation: 19,54476A+ACBCC+D
91Sunriver, ORPopulation: 1,33276C+FA+ACA+D+
92Mulino, ORPopulation: 2,47276DFA+B+B+AC+
93Junction City, ORPopulation: 5,44576A+CAC+D+BC
94Talent, ORPopulation: 6,08676ACB+B+D+BC+
95McMinnville, ORPopulation: 32,09276A+D+C+BCBC+
96South Lebanon, ORPopulation: 1,24476CCAAC+BC+
97Sandy, ORPopulation: 9,49876ADBB+C+BC+
98The Dalles, ORPopulation: 13,53776A+CC+BCBC+
99Manzanita, ORPopulation: 40776B+FA+AD+AC
100Central Point, ORPopulation: 17,07876A+D+C+BC+BC+
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