Best Colleges near Portland, Oregon

Ranking Institution name Students Distance from the city
1
Portland, or
246 1 miles
2
Portland, or
154 1 miles
3
Portland, or
631 1 miles
4
Portland, or
2 121 1 miles
5
Portland, or
128 1 miles
6
Portland, or
0 1 miles
7
Portland, or
414 1 miles
8
Portland, or
141 1 miles
9
Portland, or
136 1 miles
10
Portland, or
30 1 miles
11
Portland, or
1 004 1 miles
12
Portland, or
484 1 miles
13
Portland, or
0 1 miles
14
Portland, or
0 1 miles
15
Portland, or
392 1 miles
16
Portland, or
150 1 miles
17
Portland, or
386 1 miles
18
Portland, or
21 1 miles
19
Portland, or
14 282 1 miles
20
Portland, or
14 511 1 miles
21
Portland, or
912 1 miles
22
Portland, or
36 1 miles
23
Portland, or
1 147 1 miles
24
Portland, or
1 395 1 miles
25
Portland, or
23 1 miles
26
Portland, or
75 1 miles
27
Portland, or
449 1 miles
28
Portland, or
239 1 miles
29
Portland, or
524 1 miles
30
Portland, or
984 1 miles
31
Portland, or
142 1 miles
32
Portland, or
0 1 miles
33
Portland, or
0 1 miles
34
Portland, or
3 320 1 miles
35
Portland, or
654 1 miles
36
Beaverton, or
305 3 miles
37
Beaverton, or
69 3 miles
38
Albany, or
2 825 5 miles
39
Tigard, or
33 5 miles
40
Tigard, or
332 5 miles
41
Tigard, or
988 8 miles
42
Lake Oswego, or
31 9 miles
43
Clackamas, or
144 9 miles
44
Marylhurst, or
195 9 miles
45
Gresham, or
4 677 10 miles
46
Happy Valley, or
147 10 miles
47
Tualatin, or
133 11 miles
48
Oregon City, or
3 318 13 miles
49
Hillsboro, or
102 16 miles
50
Wilsonville, or
814 20 miles

Education in Portland

Portland’s (Oregon) residents over 25 years of age with some college degree constitute 22.85 of the city’s population. Two-year college graduates make up 6.48. The share of four-year college graduates and Master graduates is 25.89 and 11.3 respectively. The shares of those with professional degree and doctorate degree are 3.88 and 2 accordingly.

Economy of Portland

The household income in Portland, Oregon, is 51238 compared to the country’s average of 53046. The family median income is 66537. The sales and income taxes are 0 and 9. Income per capita is 31249. The unemployment rate makes 6 compared to 6.3 in the entire United States.

Cost of living in Portland

The overall cost of living in Portland, Oregon, is 126 average for the entire country, if we take the average indicator for the United States as 100. The indicator of charges for utilities services is 98, the cost of housing is 167. Transportation expenses make 114 points, and health and grocery costs are 113 and 99.2 respectively.

Air pollution and health in Portland

The indicator of air quality in Portland, Oregon, is 78.9 on a scale from 0 to 100 points (higher is better), according to EPA reports. The water quality is among the average with the index of 52 compared to 55 for the United States. The number of physicians per 100 thousand residents is 516 and the overall health costs make 112.5 if we take the indicator of 100 as country’s average.

Climate in Portland

Portland, Oregon, gets 144 sunny days per year, compared to the country’s average of 205. The number of days with precipitations is 154 – Portland has the annual rainfall of 42.4 inches and snowfall of 3.3 inches. The comfort index on the scale from 0 to 100 (higher is better) based on the effect of humidity and temperature is 63. The UV exposure index is 3.


Data provided by U.S. Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences nces.ed.gov