These Are The 10 Richest Neighborhoods In Eugene, OR For 2019

We used science and data to determine which neighborhoods in Eugene are home to the 1%.

Richest Neighborhoods In Eugene

Welcome to the land of the 1%. Where you’ll find lawyers, and doctors, and business executives. And while they probably aren’t made of ticky tacky, they are definitely made of money.

These are the wealthiest neighborhoods that Eugene has to offer. Where houses go for over 1.98x the national median and household incomes are 1.82x the national median.

But where exactly in Eugene do the richest of the rich people live? That would be Laurel Hill Valley where the median income is a cool $130,959.

Here’s a look at the top 10 richest neighborhoods in Eugene out of 23 for 2019:

  1. Laurel Hill Valley (Homes)
  2. Crest Drive (Homes)
  3. Churchill Area (Homes)
  4. Southeast (Homes)
  5. Santa Clara (Homes)
  6. Fairmount (Homes)
  7. Cal Young (Homes)
  8. Industrial Corridor (Homes)
  9. River Road (Homes)
  10. Friendly Area (Homes)

Summing up the median income of those 10 neighborhoods adds up to $638,142. And that my friend, is more 0s than most of us will see in our bank account for a long, long time — if we ever get that lucky.

Continue on to find where your neighborhood ranks amongst the richest in Eugene.

For more Eugene reading, check out the best neighborhoods in Eugene and the worst neighborhoods in Eugene.

Or, for living around Eugene, out the best Eugene suburbs and the worst Eugene suburbs.

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How We Determined The Most Well To Do Neighborhoods In Eugene For 2019

Every city has it’s best neighborhoods — where everyone wants to live — and the worst neighborhoods — where no one wants to live.

And then you have the wealthiest neighborhoods, where no one can afford to live.

And by no one, we really mean you because there’s always someone richer than you.

How do you quantify richer than you? We looked at one simple criterion:

Which neighborhoods have the highest median income?

We ranked every neighborhood in Eugene by median income from highest to lowest. The neighborhood with the highest median income, Laurel Hill Valley, was named the richest neighborhood in Eugene.

The poorest neighborhood? That would be West University.

Now a look at how all the neighborhoods in Eugene ranked.

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Detailed List Of The Richest Neighborhoods In Eugene For 2019

Rank Neighborhood Median Household Income
1 Laurel Hill Valley $100,224
2 Crest Drive $75,430
3 Churchill Area $63,995
4 Southeast $62,376
5 Santa Clara $60,440
6 Fairmount $59,238
7 Cal Young $58,858
8 Industrial Corridor $58,826
9 River Road $49,419
10 Friendly Area $49,336
11 Amazon $48,822
12 Harlow $44,544
13 Active Bethel $44,358
14 Far West $35,858
15 Trainsong $31,476
16 West Eugene $31,055
17 Jefferson Westside $26,666
18 U Of O Campus $22,614
19 Whiteaker $22,098
20 South University $16,060
21 Downtown $15,359
22 South Eugene High School $11,409
23 West University $11,315

About Chris Kolmar

Chris Kolmar has been in the real estate business for almost ten years now. He originally worked for Movoto Real Estate as the director of marketing before founding HomeSnacks.

He believes the key to finding the right place to live comes down to looking at the data, reading about things to do, and, most importantly, checking it out yourself before you move.

If you've been looking for a place to live in the past several years, you've probably stumbled upon his writing already.

You can find out more about him on LinkedIn or his website.

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