Nursing Homes near Portland, OR

Use our nursing homes search tool to find the best options for your family - a FREE Service!
Location:
Only show communities within a mile radius.
Room Type:
Budget:

Searching for Nursing Home facilities in Portland, OR?

Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Nursing Home facilities. Together, we’ll find the perfect fit for your loved one; and we’ll provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 50 Nursing Home facilities in OR and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.


Looking for general info? Click here for more on Nursing Home in Portland.

Senior housing types near Portland, OR

  • Hawthorne Gardens Senior Living

    Hawthorne Gardens Senior Living

    2828 SE Taylor, Portland, OR 97214
    (18)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Welcome, Thank you for your interest in Hawthorne Gardens. Home is a place where you find comfort, a feeling of security, and a sense of belonging. We make it our goal to create just that. Hawthorne Gardens is nestled in the historic neighborhood of Southeast Portland, where there is a true...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Courtyard at Mt. Tabor

    Courtyard at Mt. Tabor

    6323 SE Division, Portland, OR 97206
    (27)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Courtyard at Mt. Tabor: Comfortable Senior Living Assisted Living - Immediate Openings Courtyard at Mt. Tabor is a senior living community dedicated to providing extraordinary customer service in a luxuriously comfortable, home-like environment. Not part of a large chain, but instead privately owned...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Raleigh Hills Assisted Living & ECU

    Raleigh Hills Assisted Living & ECU

    4815 SW Dogwood Lane, Portland, OR 97225
    (17)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    As an assisted living and Alzheimer Care Community, Raleigh Hills is dedicated to promoting each resident's independence, rights, choices, and individuality. We believe in providing our residents with the highest quality of life; supporting each are of their life with assistance as they request and...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • All Comfort Residential Care

    All Comfort Residential Care

    9347 SW 35th Ave, Portland, OR 97219
    (7)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    All Comfort Residential Care is dedicated to seniors who value continued independence in an environment, where the necessary help is available should the need arise. For the resident who enjoys reading we will make sure that we know their personal interests and therefore order the books from the...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Regency Park

    Regency Park

    8300 SW Barnes Rd, Portland, OR 97225
    (31)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Regency Park Senior Living offers residents a community designed with elegance while providing Assisted and Memory Care. Our two-story building overlooks lush courtyards and raised bed gardens designed for peaceful enjoyment. Our Life Enrichment and Personal Preferences programs are designed to...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • St. Andrews Memory Care

    7617 SE Main Street, Portland, OR 97215
    (21)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Getting the right support and care for Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia can help you and your family successfully face the challenges of memory impairment. St. Andrews focuses on care and programs that help our residents cope—even thrive—while managing the issues of...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Pasadena Adult Family Home

    Pasadena Adult Family Home

    3742 SW Pasadena St, Portland, OR 97219
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

                      We are located in a nice,quiet neighborhood, in SW Portland, close to freeways I5 and HWY 217, minutes from Lake Oswego, Downtown Portland, Tigard, Tualatin....

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Fieldstone Cornell Landing

    Fieldstone Cornell Landing

    9860 NW Cornell Rd, Portland, OR 97229
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Cornell Landing offers both memory care and assisted living services. Our memory care residents receive around-the-clock specialized care, dedicated staff, and access to our life enrichment program designed specifically around our residents’ needs and interests. Our assisted living residents enjoy...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Autumn Garden Home

    Autumn Garden Home

    6215 SE Hazel Ave, Portland, OR 97206
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Autumn Garden Home is a residential care community located in Portland, OR, in Clackamas County. Portland is Oregon's largest city, with a view of the snow-capped Mount Hood. Portland is a thriving city with many beautiful parks and bicycle paths. It sits on the Columbia and Willamette rivers, and...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Tender Loving Care Place

    Tender Loving Care Place

    7695 SW Leslie St, Portland, OR 97223
    (4)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Tender Loving Care Place is a beautiful and comfortable home located at SW of Portland in the Tigard area. We offer our clients all services from personal care and activities to daily housekeeping, laundry and meal preparation. Our goal is to focus on individual and to make each of our clients...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Blue Sky Adult Care Home

    Blue Sky Adult Care Home

    7812 SW Taylors Ferry, Portland, OR 97223
    (6)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Blue Sky AFH is a residential care home located in the beautiful city of Portland, Oregon, which is in Multnomah County. Our fast paced community is known for a thriving art, music and theater district. Portland is a great place to live. With all the numerous events and activities, all family...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • CherryWood Village

    CherryWood Village

    1417 SE 107th Ave, Portland, OR 97216
    (34)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    CherryWood Village is a retirement community located in Southeast Portland adjacent to the Adventist Medical Center. CherryWood Village offers Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care. Within half a mile of CherryWood are multiple dinning options, shopping, banking, and public...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Aloha Hale Adult Care Home

    Aloha Hale Adult Care Home

    4807 SE 113th Ave, Portland, OR 97266
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    You always want the best for you or your loved ones; therefore, we are proud to offer an alternative to those who can no longer live safely and independentyly in their own home. Aloha Hale Adult Care Home is there to provide the comfort and peace of mind that you or your loved ones need to be happy...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Revere Court of Portland Memory Care

    Revere Court of Portland Memory Care

    11547 NE Glisan Street, Portland, OR 97220
    (10)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Revere Court of Portland, is an assisted living community that specializes in caring for adults who have Alzheimer's disease and related forms of dementia. There are many benefits from choosing Revere Court for your loved one with memory loss. We recognize the challenges that come to those facing...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Precious Moments AFH

    Precious Moments AFH

    11847 SE Alder, Portland, OR 97216
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    In our home we treat people the way we would like to be treated when we are old. People in our home become part of the family. Our elderly are treated with respect and every need is taken care of at the right time. We have and are taking care of people with Alzheimer's, congestive heart failure, on...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Hirity Adult Home

    Hirity Adult Home

    1214 SE 144th Ave., Portland, OR 97233
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Hirity Adult Home is a residential care home in Portland, OR., Multnomah county. Compassionate and skilled caregivers provide assistance to seniors who live here in a comfortable group home setting. Oregon is popular for its natural scenery and mild climate. Portland is the largest city within this...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Sunshine AHC

    Sunshine AHC

    2217 SE 156th Avenue, Portland, OR 97233
    (1)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Sunshine AHC is a loving, pleasant ,and very caring level 3 home,very comfortable home, each private room has 1/2 bath. Gathering around the table for a delicious home-cooked meal, or relaxing in our high ceiling living room, the comfort and the care of our residents is our top priority .

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Nurse Companion

    Nurse Companion

    15915 NE Glisan St, Portland, OR 97230
    (2)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

       The facility is non-smoking. No pets allowed. We have a 24 hour monitoring system connected instantly to the police, fire station and medical personnels.        

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Assisted Living at Summerplace

    Assisted Living at Summerplace

    15727 Northeast Russell Street, Portland, OR 97230
    (11)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Summerplace Assisted Living is a home-like community located in Northeast Portland near Halsey Ave and 148th. We have 102 studio, 1 and 2 bedroom apartments, of which 16 studio apartments are located in our award-winning Expressions Memory Care. We are conveniently located off Interstate-84 in...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Lucy's Valley View ACH

    Lucy's Valley View ACH

    15730 SE Bybee Dr, Portland, OR 97236
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Lucy's Valley View ACH in sunny Portland, Oregon is the perfect place to take your loved one suffering with Alzheimer's disease, dementia or other memory issues. They offer a wide range of senior care services that makes each resident feel right at home. Everything they do at Lucy's Valley View ACH...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Pacific Gardens Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    Pacific Gardens Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    17309 NE Glisan St, Portland, OR 97230
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Pacific Gardens Alzheimer's Special Care Center in Portland, Oregon Every situation is different and this uniqueness means that the needs of the individual will also be unique. Here, at Pacific Gardens Alzheimer's Care Center, we completely understand. Because of this, we offer long term care or...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Pacifica Senior Living Portland

    1808 Southeast 182nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97233
    (167)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Proud to be recognized by Metropolitan Senior Network, Senior Advisor, Oregon Health Care Association, & Pacifica Senior Living for being the BEST of the BEST in Oregon Senior Living! Located in quaint residential neighborhood in vibrant Portland, Oregon, this award-winning community offers...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Elder Garden Care Home, LLC

    Elder Garden Care Home, LLC

    4 NE 202nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97230
    (1)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Welcome to our lovely home. Elder Garden Care is a newly licensed home in Portland/Gresham area. Operator is CNA Certified and has experience working in the assisted living Community. This is a brand new home designed and built with particular needs of seniors in mind. Around the home you will find...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Hillside Care Manor

    800 NW 25th Ave, Portland, OR 97210
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Hillside Care Manor in Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon is a quiet senior community with a country-like feel to it. Thanks to its bright, sunny setting, beautiful landscaping, majestic trees, and enticing courtyard, the community is one that offers all of the privacy and independence of a home...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • F.R.T. Adult Care Home

    7435 SW Canyon Road, Portland, OR 97225
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    F.R.T. Adult Care Home is located close to Zoo ,St Vincent Hospital, and is easily accessed from Sylvan exit Highway26. This family home is clean and comfortable. The type of home many seniors are accustomed to. F.R.T. Adult Care Home's goal is to promote resident's independence, dignity,...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Mount Tabor Senior Villa

    1906 SE 72nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97215
    (3)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Mount Tabor Senior Villas is a senior care home that's located in Portland, OR., Multnomah county. Professional caregivers provide assistance to seniors residing at the care home within a group home setting. Situated amongst scenic valleys, plateaus, deserts, mountainous regions and flat land, the...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Mount Tabor Senior Villa II

    7220 SE Stephens Street, Portland, OR 97215
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Mount Tabor Senior Villa II is a senior care home that is located in Portland, OR in Multnomah County. Our community sits between the wonderful Willamette and Columbia rivers. We are right in the shadow of the beautiful and snow-capped Mount Hood. This destination is popular for its bicycle paths,...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Northwest Home Health

    5632 SE Duke, Portland, OR 97206
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Northwest Home Health is a residential care home located in the stunning Portland City, Oregon in Multnomah County. Our home is a few minutes; drive to local, national parks, shopping centers, and churches among other great places for visiting and relaxing. Our geographical location provides a...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Tabor Crest Residential Care

    7430 SE Division St, Portland, OR 97206
    (3)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Tabor Crest Residential Care, LLC is a family owned and operated residential care facility located in Portland, Oregon with plenty of room for residents to feel at home. Our mission is to compassionately serve all of our residents with recognition to each of their individual physical, mental,...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Elena Ciupei's AFCH

    1827 SE 76th Avenue, Portland, OR 97215
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Elena Ciupei's AFCH is a senior care home located in the heart of lively Portland, OR. Home of the largest bookstore on Earth, Powell's City of Books. You're sure to find a book to get lost in, as there are more than 1.5 million books to discover. Enjoy a cup of coffee while exploring their nine...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Better Living

    415 SE 76th Ave, Portland, OR 97215
    (2)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Better Living senior care home is found in the amazing city of Portland, Oregon. Those who love west-coast living can enjoy the scent of redwood cedars and pines, as well as the cool morning mist at dawn. This vibrant city is home to amazing foot carts, restaurants, bike and hiking trails, theaters,...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Better Living

    417 SE 76th Avenue, Portland, OR 97215
    (2)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Better Living is a bubbly senior care home located in the beautiful locality of Portland, Oregon in the Multnomah County. Our care home is set in this locality because it has great weather conditions that favor the comfortable living of seniors. We are set in good location that provides ease of...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Carmen's Care Home

    7111 SE 63rd Avenue, Portland, OR 97206
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Carmen's Care Home is a senior care home that's located in Portland, OR., Multnomah county. Professional caregivers assist seniors who reside here in a group home setting. Located within the largest city in Oregon, major attractions and services are provided in abundance in this well-established...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Crystal Springs Adult Care Home

    8953 SE Crystal Springs Blvd, Portland, OR 97266
    (2)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Crystal Springs Adult Care Home is a senior care home that's located within Portland, OR., Multnomah county. Seniors residing here in a group home setting are cared for by professional caregivers. Portland is the largest city within the state of Oregon. The state is well known for its natural beauty...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Claudia's Foster Care

    1921 SE 117th Avenue, Portland, OR 97216
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Claudia's Foster Care is a residential care home located in the tranquil Portland City, Oregon in Multnomah County. We are located in a clean, safe, and friendly neighborhood. Beautiful trees that bring in a cool breeze surround our community. We aim at providing a safe, clean, and nurturing...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Autumn Leaf Adult Care Home

    1927 SE 117th Avenue, Portland, OR 97216
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Autumn Leaf Adult Care Home is a residential care home located in the busy city of Portland, Oregon, which is in Multnomah County. Known as the City of Roses, our scenic community is where the Willamette and Columbia Rivers meet. Portland is a wonderful place to live and a great place for friends...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Gabi's Adult Foster Care Home

    3615 SE 118th Ave, Portland, OR 97266
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Gabi's Adult Foster Care Home is an Alzheimer's memory care community located in Portland, Oregon in the county of Clackamas. Seniors in this community live only a few blocks away from Kelly Butte Park where there are acres of forested trails to be explored. It is a wonderful place to take long...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Firwood Gardens

    819 NE 122nd Ave, Portland, OR 97230
    (3)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Welcome to Firwood Gardens, located in the heart of the Gateway area, we are conveniently accessible to Interstate 84 as well as Interstate 205. Firwood Gardens offers a safe and secure environment while maintaining the feel of a warm and comfortable home. We offer 24 hr. care giving staff to meet...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Mt. Scott Adult Foster Care Home

    7621 SE 112th Ave, Portland, OR 97266
    (1)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Mt. Scott Adult Foster Care Home is located in beautiful Portland, Oregon. As a certified adult foster home, it offers level two care, which means that they accept seniors who have behavioral problems and may be wanderers, along with those who need more intensive medical care. They specialize in...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Clarendon Court

    5732 SE 122nd Ave, Portland, OR 97236
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Our philosophy of care forms the foundation of Clarendon Court Alzheimer's residence. We believe that: Each resident deserves to be accepted just as he or she is, with no expectation placed on the resident to behave or perform in a certain manner. - Daily activity opportunities must be...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Christian Adult Foster Home

    2918 SE 140th Ave, Portland, OR 97236
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Christian Adult Foster Home is a senior care home that's located in Portland, OR., Multnomah county. Professional caregivers provide compassionate assistance to seniors here in a group home setting. Portland is a well-travelled and visited city, the most populous in the state of Oregon. The city is...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Khoa Le Adult Care Home

    5322 SE 140th Ave, Portland, OR 97236
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Khoa Le Adult Care Home is a senior care home that's situated in Portland, OR., Multnomah county. Professional caregivers provide care for seniors who live here within a group home setting. Oregon is a popular destination because of its natural scenery and pleasant climate. Located within are...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Sherman Adult Care Home

    15130 SE Sherman Street, Portland, OR 97233
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Sherman Adult Care Home is a residential care home that's located in Portland, OR., Multnomah county. Compassionate care is provided to seniors within a comfortable group home setting. The state of Oregon is famous for its mild climate and natural landscapes. The state has a diversity of regions...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Banica Adult Care Home

    2351 NE 148th Ave, Portland, OR 97230
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Senior citizens living in Oregon will want to think about how they would like to live out their golden years. They may want to try the Banica Adult Care Home, which promises to create a warm and inviting living arrangement for them. At this facility, we pride ourselves on the quality of senior...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Selea's Adult Care Home

    17948 SE Mill Court, Portland, OR 97233
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Selea's Adult Care Home is a senior care home found in the region of Portland, Oregon in Multnomah County. Our community is set on a beautiful compound with attractive surroundings. We are strategically set for easy access to good roads and hospitals nearby. Our residence has solely been built with...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Poppywood Adult Care Home

    10831 SW 57th Pl, Portland, OR 97219
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Barbur Vista Residential Care

    9451 SW Barbur Blvd, Portland, OR 97219
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Jasmines Adult Care Home

    735 NE 162nd Ave, Portland, OR 97230
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Tabor Crest II

    16050 NE Halsey Street, Portland, OR 97230
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Royalton Place

    Royalton Place

    5555 Southeast King Road, Milwaukie, OR 97222
    (46)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Our real value lies in the intangibles, such as a feeling of independence, peace of mind, happiness and fulfillment. Three nutritious chef-prepared meals are served each day in the elegantly appointed dining-room. It's a perfect time for socializing with friends and neighbors. Our menu variety...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing

Portland, Oregon

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is a facility that provides lodging to at least two seniors who have no familial relation to the administrator. A nursing home facility offers its inhabitants 24-hour care by registered nurses. These caregivers provide specialized care for seniors who cannot take care of their needs due to their aging.

This type of facility is a convenient and easy care choice for individuals 65 years or older, however nursing homes will frequently take in persons 55 and older seldomheard of in senior care regarding other care types.The most frequent mental issue experienced by residents of nursing homes is dementia, which can cloud their memory function, and familiarity with their surroundings, and decision making capacities. Types of care services and amenitiesoffered at nursing homes might include help with shopping and transportation, senior centers, bill pay, and social and recreational activities. A significant amount of occupants are single women who have circles of support, and about half of nursing home residents are over 85 years old. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to be free from discrimination, get proper medical care, be treated with respect, and to manage your money. Many occupants of nursing homes are humanswith . These can encompass verbal antagonism, resisting aid, or experiencing a desire to wander.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, primarily those who live with chronic diseases or those who require long-term treatment, proximity to hospitals is a major factor in selecting which care home best suits your family's needs. In total, there are 8 hospitals located in Portland which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals that service Portland include Ohsu Hospital And Clinics, Providence St Vincent Medical Center, and Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a big influence in deciding what facility fits best. The cost-of-living index for Portland is 147.8 where a score of 100 is the average rating, and any score higher than 100 is costlier than said average. Portland has a grocery price index of around 100.4. Portland has a median home value of about $352,295 and the median cost of rent is $1,563 per month. The rent burden for Portland is around 21.5% of the average monthly income.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

For many, weather and climate are often a major factor in determining a home that is right for your family. Portland has a warm-summer mediterranean type of climate. On average, the air quality index rating in Portland is approximately 44.0. The average AQI conditions are rated as good. The air quality index rating is at its peak in the month of December at about 70.7. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. In the summer months, the average temperature in Portland is about 69°F. The summer high temperature rises to approximately 85°F in August. The summer low falls to roughly 53°F during June. In the wintertime, the average temperature sinks to around 42°F. The highest winter temperature gets to roughly 53°F in the month of February. The low winter temperature is around 34 °F during the month of January. Monthly, Portland measures approximately 3 inches of precipitation. The most rain historically happens in November with an average of 6 inches during the month. In terms of snow fall Portland experiences an average of 2.60 inches of snow in a year. On average, Portland has a humidity level of around 71%. Humidity ratings peak in the month of December at about 82%.

Demographics and Values

In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Portland 9.2% practice another Chrisitan faith, 7.9% practice Catholicism, and 3.8% worship the Church of Jesus Christ. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Portland, out of the total population 0.1% practice Judaism, 0.1% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.0% practice Islam. In Portland, 70.4% are nonbelievers. Based on gender, 50.5% are female and 49.5% are male. In Portland, 23.0% of the population are over the age of 55, 10.4% are over the age of 60, 4.7% are over the age of 70, and 2.8% are over the age of 80. The median age of Portland is 37 years old. Out of the total population of Portland, 16.2% live in poverty, 8.8% do not have health insurance, 12.7% have some form of disability, and 4.1% consider themselves widows. In the previous presidential election, 9.7% voted for a third party candidate, 17.0% voted Republican, and 73.3% voted Democrat in Multnomah county. In Portland, 5.8% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Portland is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. The current population of Portland is growing at a rate of 0.007%. Portland has a population density of 1,874 people per square mile. In terms of education, 19.4% have a graduate degree, 15.7% have a high-school diploma, and 48.2% have a college degree. In terms of crime, Portland has 5.2 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 58.3 property crimes per 1000 residents. Demographically, Portland is 5.5% mixed race, 7.8% Asian, 9.7% Hispanic, 77.4% white, 5.7% black, 0.8% Native American, 2.3% other or not specified, and 0.6% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian.

State Information

An overview of Oregon

Residents of Oregon enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 30th in the United States. Oregon is ranked 27th in quality of life and 17th in healthcare. There are 64 general hospitals and 163 health centers that provide care for 4,235,303 Oregon residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Oregon are Asante Three Rivers Medical Center, Ohsu Hospital And Clinics, and Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center. Out of a national average of 100, Oregon has a cost of living index rating of 131, a grocery index rating of 110, and a housing index rating of 182.

Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 39, and 31% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of religion, 29% of Oregon residents attend religious services among the 4,026 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-29%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Oregon there are 120 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Oregon ranks 28th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the last presidential election 50% of Oregon residents voted Democrat and 39% voted Republican.

State-wide weather information

On average, the humidity rating for Oregon is around 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 88% in the month of December. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 65°F. The average high summer temperature is around 94°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 35°F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 37°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 57°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 11°F in the month of December. The average air quality index rating in Oregon is 35.4 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 75.0 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Oregon is around 3.06 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of December at around 16.10 inches. While residents of Oregon mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Oregon can include earthquakes (moderate), earthquakes (high), floods, and tornados.

Wildlife to be found in Oregon

The state of Oregon has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of prettyface, playa phacelia, lemon balm, and pinto violet. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the snapping turtle, the gray-tailed vole, the common garter snake, or the jerusalem cricket. The state animal of Oregon is the the beaver.