Seaside, OR Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
119
Seaside's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
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 Seaside is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Seaside, OR?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Seaside has an overall cost of living index of 119 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Seaside ranks as #4747 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Oregon. By definition, that implies Seaside ranks as the #1659 most expensive place in the Beaver State.

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Seaside Cost Of Living Vs. Oregon

Living Expense Seaside Oregon National Average
Overall 119 118 100
Services 123 123 100
Groceries 115 115 100
Health 115 115 100
Housing 126 123 100
Transportation 126 126 100
Utilities 87 87 100
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Seaside Cost of Living Vs. OR

Seaside, 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.

$279,600
Median Home Value
$897
Median Rent
$42,169
Median Income
Statistic Seaside Oregon United States
Median Home Value $279,600 $287,300 $204,900
Median Rent $897 $1,050 $1,023
Median Income $42,169 $59,393 $60,293
Home Value To Income 6.6x 4.8x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.26x 0.21x 0.2x

Seaside SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Seaside

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Seaside
Longview, WA 37,092 107 0.9x
Astoria, OR 9,747 115 1.0x
Warrenton, OR 5,453 114 1.0x

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