Hillsboro, OR Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
122
Hillsboro's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
73 out of 98
In Oregon
4,916 out of 6,399
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Hillsboro is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Hillsboro, OR?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Hillsboro has an overall cost of living index of 122 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Hillsboro ranks as #4,919 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Oregon. By definition, that implies Hillsboro ranks as the #1,487 most expensive place in the Beaver State.

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Hillsboro Cost Of Living Vs. Oregon

Living Expense Hillsboro Oregon National Average
Overall 122 118 100
Services 123 123 100
Groceries 115 115 100
Health 115 115 100
Housing 134 123 100
Transportation 126 126 100
Utilities 87 87 100
For more reading on cost of living around Oregon, check out:
Hillsboro Cost of Living Vs. OR

Hillsboro, 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.

$342,500
Median Home Value
$1,453
Median Rent
$82,275
Median Income
Statistic Hillsboro Oregon United States
Median Home Value $342,500 $312,200 $217,500
Median Rent $1,453 $1,110 $1,062
Median Income $82,275 $62,818 $62,843
Home Value To Income 4.2x 5.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Hillsboro Services Costs Vs. Oregon

Item Hillsboro Oregon
Shampoo $1.19 $1.01
Movie $11.33 $10.72
Bowling $18.8 $13.86

Detailed Hillsboro Groceries Costs Vs. Oregon

Item Hillsboro Oregon
Ground Beef $4.89 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.69 $1.4
Milk $1.93 $1.96

Detailed Hillsboro Health Costs Vs. Oregon

Item Hillsboro Oregon
Haircut $32.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $55.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.59 $2.32

Detailed Hillsboro Transportation Costs Vs. Oregon

Item Hillsboro Oregon
Potatoes $2.01 $3.18
Pizza $13.09 $10.39
Beer $10.79 $9.23
Optometrist $139.0 $106.34
Doctor $161.0 $115.25
Dentist $96.4 $98.38

Detailed Hillsboro Utilities Costs Vs. Oregon

Item Hillsboro Oregon
Gasoline $3.22 $2.59
Tire Balancing $65.4 $48.9
All Electricity $139.26 $167.6
Phone $166.98 $163.42

Hillsboro SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Hillsboro

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Hillsboro
Vancouver, WA 180,556 115 0.9x
Beaverton, OR 97,861 126 1.0x
Aloha, OR 54,287 120 1.0x
Lake Oswego, OR 39,127 152 1.2x
West Linn, OR 26,656 139 1.1x
Bethany, OR 26,501 144 1.2x
Hazel Dell, WA 21,196 115 0.9x
Sherwood, OR 19,625 130 1.1x
Cedar Mill, OR 17,659 147 1.2x
Oatfield, OR 14,060 126 1.0x

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