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Medford, just 27 miles north of the California border, is the commercial, cultural and medical services hub of southern Oregon and northern California.

Located in the Rogue River Valley at 1,382 feet above sea level, Medford has a mild climate and access to diverse recreational opportunities.

World-class fishing, boating, river running and snow skiing are all just minutes away. Medord is also home to numerous award-winning wineries.

Medford, Oregon
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Among the GreatPlacesToRetire.com cities, Medford ranks high in climate, home prices and man-made hazards risk. Medford ranks low in proximity to nearest large city and family income.

For more detailed city facts -- including data on home prices, population demographics, medical care, air quality, water quality and more -- click on the City Report graphic below:

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