Astoria, OR Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
115
Astoria's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Astoria is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Astoria, OR?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Astoria has an overall cost of living index of 115 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Oregon, Astoria has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Oregon's index of 118.

The standard of living in Astoria ranks as #4502 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Oregon. By definition, that implies Astoria ranks as the #1904 most expensive place in the Beaver State.

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Astoria Cost Of Living Vs. Oregon

Living Expense Astoria Oregon National Average
Overall 115 118 100
Services 123 123 100
Groceries 115 115 100
Health 115 115 100
Housing 112 123 100
Transportation 126 126 100
Utilities 87 87 100
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Astoria Cost of Living Vs. OR

Astoria, OR Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Oregon, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.

Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.

$252,800
Median Home Value
$873
Median Rent
$46,300
Median Income
Statistic Astoria Oregon United States
Median Home Value $252,800 $287,300 $204,900
Median Rent $873 $1,050 $1,023
Median Income $46,300 $59,393 $60,293
Home Value To Income 5.5x 4.8x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.21x 0.2x

Astoria SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Astoria

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Astoria
Longview, WA 37,092 107 0.9x
Kelso, WA 11,983 102 0.9x
Seaside, OR 6,643 119 1.0x
West Side Highway, WA 5,877 110 1.0x
Warrenton, OR 5,453 114 1.0x

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