West Slope, OR Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
139
West Slope'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 Slope is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

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

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, West Slope 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 Slope has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Oregon's index of 118.

The standard of living in West Slope ranks as #5,562 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Oregon. By definition, that implies West Slope ranks as the #845 most expensive place in the Beaver State.

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West Slope Cost Of Living Vs. Oregon

Living Expense West Slope 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 Slope Cost of Living Vs. OR

West Slope, 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.

$530,800
Median Home Value
$1,170
Median Rent
$77,105
Median Income
Statistic West Slope Oregon United States
Median Home Value $530,800 $312,200 $217,500
Median Rent $1,170 $1,110 $1,062
Median Income $77,105 $62,818 $62,843
Home Value To Income 6.9x 5.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.18x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed West Slope Services Costs Vs. Oregon

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

Detailed West Slope Groceries Costs Vs. Oregon

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

Detailed West Slope Health Costs Vs. Oregon

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

Detailed West Slope Transportation Costs Vs. Oregon

Item West Slope 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 Slope Utilities Costs Vs. Oregon

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

West Slope SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
9.5
Commute
6

Cost Of Living In Cities Around West Slope

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. West Slope
Vancouver, WA 180,556 115 0.8x
Beaverton, OR 97,861 126 0.9x
Aloha, OR 54,287 120 0.9x
Tigard, OR 53,312 128 0.9x
Lake Oswego, OR 39,127 152 1.1x
West Linn, OR 26,656 139 1.0x
Orchards, WA 24,335 114 0.8x
Camas, WA 23,200 131 0.9x
Hazel Dell, WA 21,196 115 0.8x
Five Corners, WA 18,908 116 0.8x

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