Incomes, Migration and Housing Affordability 

When it comes to the Oregon economy and rising housing costs, one key dynamic seen in the data is the fact that the number of higher-income households are showing the strongest growth. Last year we dove deeper into these changes and we regularly use a chart like the one below in our presentations.

While it may look like a fairly simple chart, and it is, there’s really a lot going on here below the surface.

Source: Incomes, Migration and Housing Affordability | Oregon Office of Economic Analysis