West Linn, OR Cost Of Living

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

What is the cost of living in West Linn, OR?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, West Linn has an overall cost of living index of 139 which is 1.4x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Oregon, West Linn has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Oregon's index of 118.

The standard of living in West Linn ranks as #5562 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Oregon. By definition, that implies West Linn ranks as the #845 most expensive place in the Beaver State.

West Linn Cost Of Living Vs. Oregon

Living Expense West Linn Oregon National Average
Overall 139 118 100
Services 123 123 100
Groceries 115 115 100
Health 115 115 100
Housing 192 123 100
Transportation 126 126 100
Utilities 87 87 100
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West Linn, 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 West Linn Oregon United States
Median Home Value $465,000 $287,300 $204,900
Median Rent $1,418 $1,050 $1,023
Median Income $104,061 $59,393 $60,293
Home Value To Income 4.5x 4.8x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.21x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around West Linn

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. West Linn
Vancouver, WA 178,413 115 0.8x
Tigard, OR 52,368 128 0.9x
Lake Oswego, OR 38,705 152 1.1x
Bethany, OR 24,396 144 1.0x
Camas, WA 22,615 131 0.9x
Milwaukie, OR 20,955 118 0.8x
Sherwood, OR 19,337 130 0.9x
Oak Grove, OR 17,183 122 0.9x
Oatfield, OR 13,531 126 0.9x
Gladstone, OR 12,045 118 0.8x

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