Cost of Living

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According to Sperlinger’s Best Places the cost of living in Pendleton, Oregon is among the lowest in the Pacific Northwest. The cost of living in Portland is 15% higher and the cost of living in Seattle is 42% higher.

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Spokane
Boise
Pendleton
Sacramento
Bend
Portland
Seattle
COL Index
91
96
101
108
111
116
143
Food
93
99
100
111
103
105
110
Housing
79
85
94
100
130
146
231
Utilities
83
95
93
114
90
94
93
Transportation
99
103
108
113
109
109
107
Health
104
100
113
112
116
110
118
Misc
98
102
105
108
105
104
111
% Difference
-10%
-5%
0%
7%
10%
15%
42%
National Average
Kennewick
Medford
Tacoma
Eugene
COL Index
100
99
103
106
107
Food
100
96
103
108
94
Housing
100
103
98
101
129
Utilities
100
89
93
91
88
Transportation
100
105
112
107
106
Health
100
109
115
118
117
Misc
100
96
105
111
97
% Difference
-1%
-2%
2%
5%
6%

Data from the Sperling Best Places