Best Places to Live

Eugene, OR

Population: 159,615
LIV
SCORE
654
Travel Lane County, Jeff Green

Outdoor recreation is easy to find in Eugene, a health-conscious city where many people walk or bike to work. Water sports are popular because Eugene lies near the confluence of the McKenzie and Willamette rivers, and the community is perhaps best known as home to the University of Oregon. The city features many performing arts and culture venues.

Here's why Eugene is a Top 100 Best Place to Live.

Eugene, OR Ranking Data

Civic
62
Demographics
52
Economy
49
Education
70
Health
70
Housing
76
Infrastructure
59