Myrtle Point, Oregon
Myrtle Point, Oregon is a strong, vibrant community nestled in the foothills of the coastal mountain range. Located just minutes from Pacific Ocean beaches yet, far enough away to not get the cool, damp coastal weather. The Coquille River runs through the town and forested mountains surround it. Myrtle Point is central to all of the beauty and activity of Oregon's South Coast.
Myrtle Point is a great place to live, to work, to raise a family, retire or build a business. Compared to the rest of the country, Myrtle Point's cost of living is 13% Lower than the U.S. average. Also, the crime rate is 71% lower than the U.S. average.
Area: 1.6 sq miles
Elevation: 90 feet
Population: About 2,500
Median resident age: 50.4
Average home value: $141,000
25 minutes from the Pacific Ocean
30 minutes from the Coos Bay Area
1 hour from the Interstate 5 corridor
3 hours from the Redwoods
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