Cornelius, OR

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Living in Cornelius

Cornelius is a somewhat small city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 12,694 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Cornelius is the 43rd largest community in Oregon.

When you are in Cornelius, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 38.30% of Cornelius’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Cornelius is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cornelius who work in office and administrative support (8.55%), sales jobs (7.56%), and business and financial occupations (6.11%).

Also of interest is that Cornelius has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Despite being a small city, Cornelius has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.

The percentage of adults in Cornelius who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.53% of the adults in Cornelius have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Cornelius in 2018 was $28,883, which is middle income relative to Oregon and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $115,532 for a family of four. However, Cornelius contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Cornelius is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Cornelius home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Cornelius, accounting for 47.54% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Cornelius residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Cornelius include German, English, Irish, Scottish, and Dutch.

In addition, Cornelius has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (26.58%).

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

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