Corvallis, OR Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
Corvallis's Overall Cost Of Living
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 Corvallis is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Corvallis, OR?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Corvallis has an overall cost of living index of 121 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Corvallis ranks as #4868 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Oregon. By definition, that implies Corvallis ranks as the #1539 most expensive place in the Beaver State.

Corvallis Cost Of Living Vs. Oregon

Living Expense Corvallis Oregon National Average
Overall 121 118 100
Services 123 123 100
Groceries 115 115 100
Health 115 115 100
Housing 133 123 100
Transportation 126 126 100
Utilities 87 87 100
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Corvallis, 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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Corvallis Oregon United States
Median Home Value $305,100 $287,300 $204,900
Median Rent $1,020 $1,050 $1,023
Median Income $49,835 $59,393 $60,293
Home Value To Income 6.1x 4.8x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.25x 0.21x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Corvallis

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Corvallis
Salem, OR 166,756 111 0.9x
Eugene, OR 165,997 118 1.0x
Springfield, OR 61,525 108 0.9x
Albany, OR 52,736 110 0.9x
Keizer, OR 38,479 113 0.9x
Woodburn, OR 25,417 107 0.9x
Four Corners, OR 16,045 107 0.9x
Dallas, OR 15,805 109 0.9x
Silverton, OR 10,028 116 1.0x
Stayton, OR 8,025 111 0.9x

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