Dallas : Oregon

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What it's Like to Retire in Dallas

Dallas, Oregon is a fast-growing small town near Salem in western Oregon. It is the county seat of Polk County.  The population is about 15,000. Downtown is home to the historic Polk County Courthouse, City Hall and many historic buildings. Surrounded by vineyards & wineries, most of them with fabulous tasting rooms open through the Spring, Summer & Fall. Dallas has 7 City Parks, including a 35-acre park with an attached arboretum. We also have an indoor aquatic center with classes and open swims. 

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Where to Retire in Dallas and Home Prices

There is at least 1 active adult community in Dallas. The median selling price of a home was about $180,000 in late 2014.

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Who will like retirement in Dallas

Those who would like to live in a small town with a low cost of living and low crime rate.

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Climate and Physical Environment

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Crime

The crime rate is low in Dallas.
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Medical facilities

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Dallas Chamber of Commerce
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Facts about DALLAS
  • State: OR
  • Environment: Suburban,Small Town,
  • City Population: 10,000-25,000
  • Median age of Population: 25-44
  • Avg Jan Temperature: 41-60
  • Avg July Temperature: 60-80
  • Median HH Income: 20,001-40,000
  • Average Home Price (MLS): $100,000-$200,000
  • Annual Property Tax on a $200,000 house: 2000-4000
  • Total Crime Index: 81-90 (low)
  • Cost of Living Index: 91-100 (slightly below average)
  • Culture Index: 81-90 (low)
  • State Sales Tax: No
  • State Income Tax: Yes
  • Name of the Guide: boomer1

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