Lebanon is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 16,324 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Lebanon is the 36th largest community in Oregon.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lebanon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lebanon is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lebanon who work in office and administrative support (11.53%), sales jobs (10.83%), and management occupations (7.63%).
The percentage of adults in Lebanon with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.75% of adults in Lebanon have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Lebanon in 2010 was $19,017, which is lower middle income relative to Oregon and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $76,068 for a family of four.
The people who call Lebanon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lebanon residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Lebanon include Irish, English, Norwegian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Lebanon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.