|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Myrtle Creek is 3,501. Myrtle Creek, Oregon is the 5,792nd largest city in the US.
The current population of Myrtle Creek (3,501) is it's peak population.
Myrtle Creek has grown 0.9% since the 2000. Myrtle Creek, Oregon's growth is about average. 56% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5787||Black River Falls, Wisconsin||3,504||-3.6%|
|5788||Flat Rock, North Carolina||3,504||30.1%|
|5790||Mount Gilead, Ohio||3,504||1.7%|
|5791||Muttontown, New York||3,503||3.0%|
|5792||Myrtle Creek, Oregon||3,501||0.9%|
The total voting age population of Myrtle Creek, Oregon, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,612. The voting age population is 44.9% male and 55.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.2% of the residents of Myrtle Creek are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Myrtle Creek are 92.8% White, 4.9% Two or more races, 1.6% American Indian, 0.5% Black and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 2.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Myrtle Creek, 18.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 25.8%. On a per-household basis, 18.1% of families are below the poverty line in Myrtle Creek.
Among those aged 16 and older, 56.9% of Myrtle Creek residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.2% of Myrtle Creek residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 8.5% have a bachelor's degree and 2.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Myrtle Creek residents aged 5 and older, 1.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Myrtle Creek is 4.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Myrtle Creek, 10.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Myrtle Creek is $50,729.
In Myrtle Creek, 66.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.6% of housing units in Myrtle Creek.
Of all the housing units in Myrtle Creek, 7.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Myrtle Creek, 18.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 250 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Myrtle Creek is $687.
In Myrtle Creek, 83.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.