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See what Bend, OR has to offer.

Who Lives Here

Bend Demographics

Education

High School

15%

Associate's

23%

Bachelor's

19%

Master's

8%

Doctorate

36%

Family Size

2 people

49%

3 people

23%

4 people

17%

5 people

7%

6+ people

3%

Household Income

0-50k

38%

50-100k

32%

100-150k

15%

150-200k

7%

200k+

7%

Age

0-10

12%

10-20

11%

20-45

35%

45-65

25%

65+

17%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Bend?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
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Nov '23-$1645$1995$2375
Oct '23-$1645$2050$2300
Sep '23-$1645$2100$2300
Aug '23-$1645$2225$2450
Jul '23-$1645$2150$2450
Jun '23-$1595$2150$2425
May '23-$1595$2150$2338
Apr '23-$1595$1995$2250
Mar '23-$1573$1995$2350
Feb '23-$1550$1995$2375
Jan '23-$1550$1995$2375
Dec '22-$1600$2025$2350

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Bend

Bend Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

51%

15-30 Mins

38%

30-40 Mins

6%

40-60 Mins

3%

60+ Mins

2%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 3636

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 11 of 14 renters

Has Sidewalks

No

Say 8 of 14 renters

Percentage: 5656

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 8 of 14 renters

Top Scores: Restaurant, Coffee, Nightlife

Things To Do In Bend

Top Score

Restaurants

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An average foodie scene: not too cold and not too hot.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. Significantly more restaurants than average
  3. 10% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too cold, not too hot. An average town for coffee.

  1. A high number of coffee shops per resident
  2. Significantly more coffee shops than average
  3. Significantly more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Nightlife is on the rocks in Bend.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. Significantly more bars and clubs than average
  3. 56% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

There's fresh air to be had here.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. Significantly more parks than average
  3. 38% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The shopping scene here is a size medium.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. Significantly more shops than average
  3. 33% more shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cardio is hale and hardy in Bend.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. Significantly more gyms than average
  3. 44% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Who's an ok boy? Bend doesn't deserve many treats.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. Significantly more pet facilities than average
  3. 71% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

It's just about fine for fine art. An average score.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. Significantly more fine art centers than average
  3. Significantly more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The road is less traveled for filling the tank up in Bend.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. Significantly more gas stations than average
  3. 26% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. Significantly more grocery stores than average
  3. 60% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Bend's access to medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. Significantly more medical facilities than average
  3. 40% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Bend Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 14 of 14 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 14 of 14 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 13 of 14 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 13 of 14 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 12 of 14 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 11 of 14 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 11 of 14 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 10 of 14 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 10 of 14 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 9 of 14 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 9 of 14 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 7 of 14 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 7 of 14 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 7 of 14 renters

Near Grocery Stores

No

Say 8 of 14 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 8 of 14 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 8 of 14 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 8 of 14 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 10 of 14 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 11 of 14 renters

Bend Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Bend

10/10

Pine Ridge Elementary School

Grades K-5 • Public

9/10
9/10

High Lakes Elementary School

Grades K-5 • Public

9/10
9/10

John Tuck Elementary School

Grades K-5 • Public

9/10

Sisters Elementary School

Grades K-4 • Public

Information provided by GreatSchools. To verify school enrollment eligibility, contact the school district directly.

What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Bend, OR

Bend, Oregon is a small city with approximately 87,000 residents. With an average age of just over 39, the city's population is younger than most cities in Oregon. The majority of Bend residents own their homes, and 42% of residents rent. Relatively high rent costs could be playing a role, as the average rent of $1,189 a month is substantially higher than the state average of $1,077.

With an average commute time of about 17 minutes, outperforming most cities in the state, Bend residents know that it isn't overly time-consuming to travel to work. Many residents (41%) drive their car to work, while public transportation isn't used extensively. Walking (2%) isn't a common means of commuting to work, though the number exceeds the national average.

Bend has a relatively large percentage of residents older than 25 with advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 9% have earned a Master's degree or a Doctoral degree. Additionally, 19% have earned a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average. There are three primary industries in Bend: healthcare, retail, and entertainment. Together, these industries account for 22% of the city's workforce. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many residents work in management, as 7% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any field. Bend workers take home an average annual income of around $75K, around $4,000 more than the Oregon average. Bend's average income, however, is nearly on par with the national average ($73,345).