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: 36,81384A+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+
14West Slope, ORPopulation: 6,67683A+FA+AC+AC
15Oak Hills, ORPopulation: 11,00583A+DA+AB+AC
16Beaverton, ORPopulation: 90,25482A+DA+B+BB+C
17Silverton, ORPopulation: 9,19382A+D+A+B+C+B+C+
18Wilsonville, ORPopulation: 19,26282A+FA+B+C+AC+
19Hood River, ORPopulation: 7,11582A+DA+B+BAC+
20Garden Home-Whitford, ORPopulation: 6,49081ADA+ABAC
21Butteville, ORPopulation: 12981FDA+A+A+A+C+
22Canby, ORPopulation: 15,77081A+DA+BBB+C+
23Philomath, ORPopulation: 4,56481ACA+AC+BC+
24Metzger, ORPopulation: 3,44381A+DA+B+C+B+C
25Island City, ORPopulation: 1,02281BA+A+B+C+BD+
26Cedar Hills, ORPopulation: 9,27381A+DA+ABB+C
27Milwaukie, ORPopulation: 20,39181A+DAB+C+B+C+
28Stafford, ORPopulation: 2,21181CFA+AAA+C+
29Happy Valley, ORPopulation: 14,05081C+FA+AAAC+
30Sisters, ORPopulation: 2,11580A+DA+AC+B+D+
31Corvallis, ORPopulation: 54,34180A+DAACB+C+
32Enterprise, ORPopulation: 1,95280BA+A+BCBD+
33Oregon City, ORPopulation: 31,90480A+DAB+BB+C+
34Damascus, ORPopulation: 10,52980BFA+AB+AC+
35Jacksonville, ORPopulation: 2,77580ADA+ACAC+
36Tualatin, ORPopulation: 26,10680A+DB+B+BAC+
37Ashland, ORPopulation: 20,18680A+FB+A+CAC+
38Baker City, ORPopulation: 9,79080A+A+A+BD+CF
39King City, ORPopulation: 3,13880A+D+A+ACBC+
40Tetherow, ORPopulation: 7779FDA+A+A+A+D+
41Gearhart, ORPopulation: 1,49879BDA+AC+AC
42La Grande, ORPopulation: 13,02779A+A+C+B+CC+D+
43Bandon, ORPopulation: 3,05379A+D+A+B+D+BC
44Tigard, ORPopulation: 48,36679A+DBB+BAC
45Hillsboro, ORPopulation: 91,99879A+DABBB+C
46Cannon Beach, ORPopulation: 1,37379AFA+B+CA+C
47Hermiston, ORPopulation: 16,65079A+A+B+C+C+C+C
48John Day, ORPopulation: 1,95879CA+A+B+D+CC
49Beavercreek, ORPopulation: 4,07079D+DA+AB+AC+
50Albany, ORPopulation: 50,23979A+CABCBC+
51Oatfield, ORPopulation: 14,59479ADAB+BB+C+
52Wood Village, ORPopulation: 3,87079A+BA+CCCC+
53Jennings Lodge, ORPopulation: 7,13379A+DABC+BC+
54Seventh Mountain, ORPopulation: 25279FDA+A+A+A+D+
55Joseph, ORPopulation: 1,00079D+A+A+ACBD+
56Seaside, ORPopulation: 6,44178A+DAB+CB+C
57Keizer, ORPopulation: 36,40278A+D+ABC+BC+
58Dundee, ORPopulation: 3,16178CDA+B+BB+C+
59Oak Grove, ORPopulation: 17,26278A+DB+B+C+B+C+
60Sublimity, ORPopulation: 2,68378C+DA+ABB+C+
61Condon, ORPopulation: 59878CA+A+AD+D+C+
62Dallas, ORPopulation: 14,63278A+D+B+BC+BC+
63St. Helens, ORPopulation: 12,80778A+CABC+BC
64Athena, ORPopulation: 1,06878CA+AB+C+C+C
65Brookings, ORPopulation: 6,31578A+DAB+CB+C
66South Lebanon, ORPopulation: 1,24478CCA+AC+BC+
67Aurora, ORPopulation: 91378BDAAB+B+C+
68Black Butte Ranch, ORPopulation: 12978FDA+A+BA+D+
69Manzanita, ORPopulation: 40778B+FA+AD+AC
70Carlton, ORPopulation: 1,95578C+D+A+B+C+BC+
71Bend, ORPopulation: 77,06378A+DBAC+B+D+
72Oceanside, ORPopulation: 24078DDA+A+BAC
73Ruch, ORPopulation: 1,03078DDA+B+BAC+
74Umatilla, ORPopulation: 6,86477C+A+A+D+CCC
75Eagle Crest, ORPopulation: 1,58677D+FA+A+B+AD+
76Gladstone, ORPopulation: 11,57077A+DBB+C+B+C+
77Prairie City, ORPopulation: 1,01177CA+A+BD+CC
78Scappoose, ORPopulation: 6,57177A+DBBBB+C
79Mulino, ORPopulation: 2,47277DFA+B+B+AC+
80Depoe Bay, ORPopulation: 1,28577C+DA+ACB+C
81Newberg, ORPopulation: 22,06377A+D+C+BC+BC+
82McMinnville, ORPopulation: 32,09277A+D+B+BCBC+
83Harrisburg, ORPopulation: 3,55377BCA+BC+BC
84Canyonville, ORPopulation: 2,03877C+BA+C+CC+C+
85Sunriver, ORPopulation: 1,33277C+FA+ACA+D+
86Monmouth, ORPopulation: 9,54977B+CA+BD+BC+
87Pacific City, ORPopulation: 1,07877C+FA+A+D+AC
88Pendleton, ORPopulation: 16,68477A+A+DC+C+C+C
89Florence, ORPopulation: 8,41277A+D+BAD+BC
90Fairview, ORPopulation: 8,88477A+DBBC+BC+
91Waldport, ORPopulation: 1,81877BCA+BCBC
92Bunker Hill, ORPopulation: 1,89277A+BA+CFC+C
93Junction City, ORPopulation: 5,44577A+CA+C+D+BC
94Central Point, ORPopulation: 17,07877A+D+BBC+BC+
95Tangent, ORPopulation: 1,25577DCA+AC+BC+
96Sandy, ORPopulation: 9,49877ADB+B+C+BC+
97Troutdale, ORPopulation: 15,96476ADBB+BB+C+
98Coquille, ORPopulation: 3,87476B+C+A+BCC+C
99Roseburg, ORPopulation: 21,54276A+CCB+CBC+
100Brownsville, ORPopulation: 1,52476CCA+BCBC+
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