City At A Glance

#9 LivScore 633
Downtown Eugene, Oregon

Quick Facts:

Population: 159,739
Median Household Income: $42,483
Average Work Commute: 14 Minutes
Median Home Price: $209,000

About Eugene, OR

Eugene's proximity to the Pacific Ocean and the Cascade Mountains – 60 miles from each – provides outdoor recreation such as golf, fishing, kayaking and rock climbing. Known as Track Town USA, the city has also hosted the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials four times at the University of Oregon. In addition, sustainable businesses and thriving food and music scenes earned Eugene a spot on our Top 10 Downtowns list.