Portland, OR Livability Score

Portland, OR is Very Livable
  • • Portland is ranked #123 in Oregon
  • • Portland is ranked #10542 in the USA
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Stable Housing Market
  • High Graduation Rates
  • Sunny Weather
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The Locals

StatisticPortlandOregonNational
Population (2013)585,8883,930,065317,297,938
Population density (sq mi)4,3904190
Median age36.038.437.2
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%57%56%
Have children (under 18yrs)46%43%45%
Caucasian78%85%74%
African American6%2%13%
Asian7%4%5%
Speak English81%85%79%
Speak Spanish7%9%13%
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  • AreaVibes Contributor reviewed Portland
  • December 19, 2014
What It's Like to Live in Portland, OregonI lived in Portland, Oregon and nearby cities in the metropolitan area for several years and it was one of the best places I've ever lived. First off, the transportation in Oregon is the best I've seen anywhere. We didn't own a car for aRead full review
  • AreaVibes Contributor reviewed Portland
  • November 24, 2011
Portland, OR City ReviewI have lived 15 minutes from Portland, Oregon since 1993. There's a lot to do in the city during the day and evening. The city serves as a tourist site for any personality, so getting bored would be difficult. There are children'sRead full review

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  • JOHNNM posted a question in Portland
  • May 22, 2012
QUALITY OF SCHOOLSWhats are the schools like, I have a 5 year old with someSee full question
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Neighborhoods in & around Portland, OR

NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Alameda, Portland842.5
Eastmoreland, Portland844.3
West Slope, Beaverton844.3
Sexton Mountain, Beaverton839.2
South Cliff, Vancouver837.5
Hillsdale, Portland832.9
Corbett-Terwilliger-Lair Hill, Portland832.6
Homestead, Portland831.9
NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Bridlemile, Portland833.3
Raleigh West, Beaverton835.8
Irvington, Portland831.9
Neighbors Southwest, Beaverton839.6
Southwest Hills, Portland822.1
South Beaverton, Beaverton828.4
Five Oaks, Beaverton828
Triple Creek, Beaverton829
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Cities near Portland, OR

CityScoreMiles
Rivergrove, OR859.9
West Linn, OR8511.3
Lake Oswego, OR847.1
Cedar Mill, OR846.2
West Haven-Sylvan, OR844.5
Sherwood, OR8414
Durham, OR849.8
Raleigh Hills, OR845.1
CityScoreMiles
Rockcreek, OR839.9
Bethany, OR838
Bull Mountain, OR8310
Maywood Park, OR836
Fairmount, CO8310.3
West Slope, OR835.1
Oak Hills, OR838.1
Felida, WA8212.9
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