Scappoose, OR Cost Of Living

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

What is the cost of living in Scappoose, OR?

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

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

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

Scappoose Cost Of Living Vs. Oregon

Living Expense Scappoose Oregon National Average
Overall 115 118 100
Services 123 123 100
Groceries 115 115 100
Health 115 115 100
Housing 113 123 100
Transportation 126 126 100
Utilities 87 87 100
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Scappoose, 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 Scappoose Oregon United States
Median Home Value $273,800 $287,300 $204,900
Median Rent $1,150 $1,050 $1,023
Median Income $79,401 $59,393 $60,293
Home Value To Income 3.4x 4.8x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.21x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Scappoose

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Scappoose
Vancouver, WA 178,413 115 1.0x
Bethany, OR 24,396 144 1.3x
Orchards, WA 23,020 114 1.0x
Salmon Creek, WA 21,299 121 1.1x
Hazel Dell, WA 21,066 115 1.0x
Battle Ground, WA 19,932 116 1.0x
Five Corners, WA 18,559 116 1.0x
St. Helens, OR 13,446 110 1.0x
Columbia, PA 10,389 90 0.8x
Walnut Grove, WA 9,907 118 1.0x

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