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Independent Living in Oregon

Oregon has 1,099 total senior housing providers. Included in this are 310 independent living communities. Costs of independent living communities in Oregon generally range from $1,207 to $3,004 monthly, with average costs coming in around $26,400 annually. The monthly nationwide median cost is approximately $1,925.

The metropolitan area of Medford generally has the highest independent living costs in the state of Oregon, with prices ranging from $1,459 per month up to $3,210 per month and an average yearly cost of around $29,675. The lowest independent living prices in the state are in the Salem area, where they range from $1,540 to $2,943 per month. Here, the average annual expense runs approximately $21,318.

Oregon has a moderate SeniorScore™ of 69. It contains a total population of approximately 3,831,165, which makes it the 27th biggest state in the country. Within this population, approximately 35% are seniors. Residents have an average life span of approximately 79.5.

The income per capita in Oregon is approximately $26,577. The mean household income is $65,546, with median earnings of roughly $51,560. The overall cost of living in the state is high. It presently has an unemployment rate of about 9.92%.

With mean temperatures ranging between 40 and 61.4 degrees Fahrenheit, Oregon typically has a cooler climate. The average temperature throughout the year is approximately 51.2 degrees.

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