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    grade B minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A
  5. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  6. Diversity
    grade A+
  7. Jobs
    grade B minus
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
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  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade B+

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Centennial is a neighborhood in Portland, Oregon with a population of 40,766. Centennial is in Multnomah County. Living in Centennial offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Centennial there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in Centennial and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Centennial are above average.

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About Centennial...
Population
40,766

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$254,289
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,195
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    42%
  • Own
    58%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    247.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    4.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    112.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    384.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,400.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    631.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$51,492
National
$62,843
Families with Children
37%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    35%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    30%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    19%
    national  12%

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