Reedsport is a very small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 4,107 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Reedsport is the 88th largest community in Oregon.
Unlike some cities, Reedsport isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Reedsport are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Reedsport is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Reedsport who work in sales jobs (13.59%), office and administrative support (12.88%), and healthcare (10.90%).
Reedsport is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
Reedsport is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Reedsport rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.22% of adults 25 and older in Reedsport have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Reedsport in 2010 was $21,894, which is middle income relative to Oregon and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $87,576 for a family of four. However, Reedsport contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Reedsport home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Reedsport residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Reedsport include English, Irish, Scottish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Reedsport is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.