West Linn, OR Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
139
West Linn's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
91 out of 98
In Oregon
5,558 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 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 #5,562 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Oregon. By definition, that implies West Linn ranks as the #845 most expensive place in the Beaver State.

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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 Cost of Living Vs. OR

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.

$493,900
Median Home Value
$1,588
Median Rent
$111,042
Median Income
Statistic West Linn Oregon United States
Median Home Value $493,900 $312,200 $217,500
Median Rent $1,588 $1,110 $1,062
Median Income $111,042 $62,818 $62,843
Home Value To Income 4.4x 5.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed West Linn Services Costs Vs. Oregon

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

Detailed West Linn Groceries Costs Vs. Oregon

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

Detailed West Linn Health Costs Vs. Oregon

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

Detailed West Linn Transportation Costs Vs. Oregon

Item West Linn 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 West Linn Utilities Costs Vs. Oregon

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

West Linn SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around West Linn

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. West Linn
Vancouver, WA 180,556 115 0.8x
Tigard, OR 53,312 128 0.9x
Lake Oswego, OR 39,127 152 1.1x
Bethany, OR 26,501 144 1.0x
Camas, WA 23,200 131 0.9x
Milwaukie, OR 21,009 118 0.8x
Sherwood, OR 19,625 130 0.9x
Oak Grove, OR 17,872 122 0.9x
Oatfield, OR 14,060 126 0.9x
Oak Hills, OR 12,308 133 1.0x

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