Digging Into Oregon’s Strong Income Growth 

Oregon always outperforms the typical state during economic expansions. Yes, part of this is playing catch-up after experiencing deeper recessions, but much of it has to do with our industrial structure and strong migration flows. However, this current expansion has been a bit different in that Oregon’s relative growth compared to the U.S. is considerably stronger than in recent expansions.

Source: Digging Into Oregon’s Strong Income Growth | Oregon Office of Economic Analysis