Creswell is a somewhat small city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 5,199 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Creswell is the 79th largest community in Oregon.
Housing costs in Creswell are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Oregon.
Unlike some cities, Creswell isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Creswell are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Creswell is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Creswell who work in office and administrative support (13.74%), management occupations (8.01%), and sales jobs (7.40%).
Even though Creswell is a smaller city, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
The citizens of Creswell are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.93% of adults in Creswell have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Creswell in 2010 was $23,137, which is upper middle income relative to Oregon, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $92,548 for a family of four. However, Creswell contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Creswell is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Creswell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Creswell residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Creswell include Irish, English, Norwegian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Creswell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.