Roseburg is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 22,114 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Roseburg is the 23rd largest community in Oregon.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Roseburg is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Roseburg is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Roseburg who work in office and administrative support (14.78%), sales jobs (11.24%), and management occupations (8.31%).
Also of interest is that Roseburg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.69 minutes getting to work every day.
The education level of Roseburg citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.50% of adults in Roseburg have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Roseburg in 2010 was $23,931, 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 $95,724 for a family of four. However, Roseburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Roseburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Roseburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Roseburg include Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Roseburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.