Keizer is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 37,895 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Keizer is the 14th largest community in Oregon.
Keizer is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Keizer is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Keizer who work in office and administrative support (16.76%), sales jobs (11.01%), and management occupations (10.19%).
The education level of Keizer citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.56% of adults in Keizer have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Keizer in 2010 was $23,990, 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 $95,960 for a family of four. However, Keizer contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Keizer is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Keizer home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Keizer residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Keizer also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 20.36% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Keizer include Irish, English, European, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Keizer is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.