According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Happy Valley has an overall cost of living index of 142 which is 1.4x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Oregon, Happy Valley has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Oregon's index of 118.
The standard of living in Happy Valley ranks as #5646 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Oregon. By definition, that implies Happy Valley ranks as the #760 most expensive place in the Beaver State.
|Living Expense||Happy Valley||Oregon||National Average|
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.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Happy Valley||Vancouver, WA||178,413||115||0.8x||Gresham, OR||110,770||116||0.8x||Lake Oswego, OR||38,705||152||1.1x||West Linn, OR||26,511||139||1.0x||Orchards, WA||23,020||114||0.8x||Camas, WA||22,615||131||0.9x||Hazel Dell, WA||21,066||115||0.8x||Milwaukie, OR||20,955||118||0.8x||Five Corners, WA||18,559||116||0.8x||Oak Grove, OR||17,183||122||0.9x|