Among the District of Columbia and the 44 states that levy corporate income taxes, Oregon ranked No. 19 for the top tax rate on business revenues, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.
Oregon ranked No. 3 for its top individual income tax rate, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers that tracked the District of Columbia and the 43 states that levy such taxes.
Oregon ranked No. 9 in a study of the state’s ability to pay all of its bills, including public employers’ pension benefits, according to a new ranking of the states’ fiscal health by Truth in Accounting (TIA).
Oregon posted the ninth highest home vacancy rate among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.
Oregon’s population increased by 44,121, or 1.1 percent between July 1, 2017, and July 1, 2018, according to estimates released this week by the U.S. Census Bureau.
The monthly cost of short-term health insurance plans in Portland is $174.10, 54 percent below the cost of individual market plans, according to a recent analysis by the Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA).
Pacific University ranked No. 1 for student volleyball participation in the state, according to a Watchdog analysis of college sports participation.
At Treasure Valley Community College, 28 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.
Linn County posted the lowest home affordability index in Oregon, according to an analysis of 432 counties nationwide by ATTOM Data Solutions in the second quarter.