Comparative Cost of Living

According to Sperling’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 26% higher and the cost of living in Seattle is 54% higher.

  Spokane Nat'l Avg. Pendleton Tacoma Boise Sacramento Bend Portland Seattle
Overall 91 100 100 106 107 113 122 126 154
Grocery 97 100 101 105 96 114 99 99 108
Health 103 100 116 114 103 102 115 113 119
Housing 77 100 84 104 123 122 157 167 252
Utilities 84 100 99 90 96 113 100 98 92
Transportation 97 100 116 108 98 113 112 114 106
Miscellaneous 101 100 107 110 101 102 101 106 110
+/- Nat'l Avg. -9% 0% 0% 6% 7% 13% 22% 26% 54%
This image is a graph that shows the cost of living in Pendleton Oregon is cheaper compared to major pacific west coast cities like, Spokane, Wa., Tacoma, Wa., Boise, ID., Sacramento, CA., Bend, OR., Portland, OR., and Seattle, WA.

Data from the “Sperling's Best Places"

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