According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Medford has an overall cost of living index of 111 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Oregon, Medford has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Oregon's index of 119.
The standard of living in Medford ranks as #4,221 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Oregon. By definition, that implies Medford ranks as the #2,198 most expensive place in the Beaver State.
|Living Expense||Medford||Oregon||National Average|
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||$278,100||$336,700||$229,800|
|Home Value To Income||5.3x||5.1x||3.5x|
|Rent To Monthly Income||0.24x||0.21x||0.2x|
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Medford|
|Grants Pass, OR||37,938||108||1.0x|
|Central Point, OR||18,648||113||1.0x|
|Eagle Point, OR||9,316||111||1.0x|