Why Portland, Oregon?

Review our list rankings and comparisons of Portland, OR versus the world:

 #1 OUT OF 50

BEST CITIES FOR SENIORS

 

#1 OUT OF 100

MOST SUSTAINABLE CITIES

 

#1 OUT OF 50

FOR PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

 

#2 IN THE WORLD

FOR SUSTAINABILITY 

 

#2 OUT OF 10

AMERICA’S BEST CITIES FOR FOODIES

 

#2 OUT OF 50

FISCALLY FIT CITIES REPORT

 

#4 OUT OF 50

CITIES ON THE EDGE OF GREATNESS

 

#4 OUT OF 60

AMERICA'S BEST CITIES FOR A HEALTHY RETIREMENT

 

#6 OUT OF 50

SAFEST CITIES FOR FAMILIES WITH YOUNG CHILDREN

 

#6 OUT OF 100

AMERICA'S MOST (AND LEAST) STRESSFUL CITIES (100 LARGEST METRO AREAS)

 

#7 OUT OF 50

AMERICA'S MOST PLAYFUL CITIES

 

#8 OUT OF 25

BEST US CITIES FOR SENIORS 2011

 

#9 OUT OF 20

MOST SECURE LARGE CITIES IN THE U.S.

 

#15 OUT OF 80

AMERICA’S BEST CITY FOR DATING

 

#16 OUT OF 20

BEST CITIES FOR TELEWORKING - LARGE METRO AREAS

 

#16 OUT OF 50

HEALTHIEST CITIES

 

#17 OUT OF 50

BEST BLOCK PARTY PLACES

 

#23 OUT OF 100

MOST COMFORTABLE SUMMER CITIES

 

#27 OUT OF 50

MOST ROMANTIC CITIES FOR BOOMERS

 

#35 OUT OF 50

MOST ENERGETIC CITIES

 

#39 OUT OF 100

THE MOST SINGLE CITIES

 

#40 OUT OF 379

BEST GREEN CITIES

 

ALL IN ALL, MAKING PORTLAND, OR A VERY ATTRACTIVE CITY FROM WHICH TO CONDUCT BUSINESS, LIVE AND PLAY.

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