Oregon
Demographic Data






Oregon POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2020.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Oregon Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
4,217,737

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.7%
5 To 17:
15.6%
18 To 24:
8.9%
25 To 34:
14.0%
35 To 54:
25.8%
55 To 64:
13.3%
65 Years And Over:
16.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
90.4%
90.4%
College Graduated
32.9%
32.9%
Attending College
5.4%
5.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Oregon
$32,045
$32,045
USA
$31,177
$31,177

Median household income

Oregon
$59,393
$59,393
USA
$57,652
$57,652

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
14.1%

Employment Industries in OR

Healthcare
14.5%
14.5%
Retail
11.7%
11.7%
Manufacturing
11.4%
11.4%
Education
8.4%
8.4%
Accommodation
7.8%
7.8%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
6.9%
6.9%
Construction
6.1%
6.1%
Other
4.7%
4.7%
Public Service
4.6%
4.6%
Administration
3.9%
3.9%
Transportation
3.6%
3.6%
Finance
3.5%
3.5%
Agriculture
3.2%
3.2%
Wholesale
2.8%
2.8%
Arts
2.1%
2.1%
Real Estate
2.1%
2.1%
Information Technology
1.8%
1.8%
Utilities
0.8%
0.8%
Management
0.1%
0.1%
Mining
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
76.0%
76.0%
Black Or African American
1.8%
1.8%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.9%
0.9%
Asian
4.2%
4.2%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.4%
0.4%
Other Race / Two or More Races
3.8%
3.8%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
12.8%
12.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Unclassified
19.0%
19.0%
German
18.1%
18.1%
Irish
11.2%
11.2%
English
10.9%
10.9%
Italian
3.8%
3.8%
Norwegian
3.6%
3.6%
European
3.2%
3.2%
French
3.0%
3.0%
Scottish
3.0%
3.0%
Swedish
2.5%
2.5%
Dutch
2.0%
2.0%
Polish
1.7%
1.7%
Scots-Irish
1.3%
1.3%
Russian
1.2%
1.2%
Welsh
1.0%
1.0%
Danish
1.0%
1.0%
British
1.0%
1.0%
Scandinavian
0.8%
0.8%
Swiss
0.7%
0.7%
French Canadian
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
84.6%
84.6%
Spanish
9.1%
9.1%
Chinese
0.8%
0.8%
Vietnamese
0.7%
0.7%
Slavic languages
0.5%
0.5%
Indic languages
0.5%
0.5%
German
0.5%
0.5%
Native American languages
0.3%
0.3%
Tagalog
0.3%
0.3%
French
0.3%
0.3%
Other Asian languages
0.3%
0.3%
Korean
0.3%
0.3%
Russian
0.3%
0.3%
Pacific Island languages
0.2%
0.2%
Arabic
0.2%
0.2%
Japanese
0.2%
0.2%
Other Indo-European
0.2%
0.2%
Hindi
0.2%
0.2%
African languages
0.1%
0.1%
Persian
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born OR Residents
9.9%