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 41% higher and the cost of living in Seattle is 77% higher.

  Spokane Pendleton National Average Boise Tacoma Sacramento Bend Portland Seattle
Overall 94 95 100 103 113 121 133 141 177
Grocery 96.3 99.9 100 95 100.7 111.8 104.7 107.5 110.2
Health 107 107 100 103 110 108 114 113 116
Housing 84 82 100 109 122 149 188 205 315
Utilities 91 93 100 94 103 114 95 96 94
Transportation 99 106 100 103 107 108 110 117 113
Misc. 101 97 100 101 116 103 106 109 113
% difference -6% -5% 0% 3% 13% 21% 33% 41% 77%

 

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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