Oregon, OH


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Living in Oregon

Oregon is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 20,102 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Oregon is the 84th largest community in Ohio.

Unlike some cities, Oregon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Oregon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Oregon is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oregon who work in office and administrative support (15.04%), sales jobs (9.90%), and healthcare (9.50%).

Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Oregon is worth considering.

The education level of Oregon citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.24% of adults 25 and older in Oregon have a college degree.

The per capita income in Oregon in 2010 was $29,455, which is wealthy relative to Ohio, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $117,820 for a family of four. However, Oregon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Oregon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Oregon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Oregon include Irish, Polish, Hungarian, and French .

The most common language spoken in Oregon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.