BEST PLACES TO LIVE IN OREGON
When you come to the conclusion that Oregon is undoubtedly the place you want to live in, you may be puzzled by another question: where should you move to Oregon? The state is rather big, though there are not many large cities here. It means that the choice of cities and towns to move to is not very vast. There are top 7 most popular places where to move to in Oregon.
With the population of 647,805, Portland is considered to be one of the world’s environmentally conscious city that is often called the “City of Roses”.
The population of Eugene is 166,575. Being a city of natural environment and recreation, it offers great outdoor activities and has a focus on arts. It is also often called an emerald or track town.
A huge number of the population that is equal to 167,419 people are students of multiple colleges and universities located here. Today it is one of the main agricultural and food processing centers of the state.
Being not very big, Corvallis has been chosen as a permanent residing place by 55,298 people. It is home to Oregon State University and offers great opportunities for small businesses.
Astoria is a port town with the population of 9, 527 people. There are several museums and an airport located here.
The population of Medford is 81,780. The biggest number of people work in healthcare as the city is a popular retirement destination. Another industry flourishing in the city is agriculture.
A quite impressive recent increase in population resulted in 97,590 people living in the city. The reasons for that is being an important economic center with several large corporations and a two of one of the best small cities to live in.
Despite quite a small size of these cities, except for Portland, of course, several of them have been ranked ones of the most comfortable cities to live in, so it is not surprising why their population is constantly growing.