Nationwide Claims to Fame

Oregon is 7th out of 51 other states in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Oregon is 7th out of 51 other states in Race - Two or More

Oregon is 10th out of 51 other states in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Oregon is 10th out of 51 other states in Size in square miles

Oregon is 12th out of 51 other states in Home median value

Oregon is 12th out of 51 other states in Residents 65 or older

Oregon is 13th out of 51 other states in Race - White

Oregon is 14th out of 51 other states in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Oregon is 15th out of 51 other states in Race - Asian

Oregon is 17th out of 51 other states in Income below poverty line

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Oregon Rank US
Current population (2012) 3,899,353 27th 313,914,040
Size in square miles 95,988.0 10th 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 39.9 40th 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Oregon Rank US
Residents younger than 5 6.0% 39th 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.1% 39th 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 14.9% 12th 13.7%
Education Demographics
Oregon Rank US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 88.9% 19th 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 29.0% 19th 28.2%
Race Demographics
Oregon Rank US
Race - White 88.3% 13th 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 2.0% 42nd 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.8% 10th 1.2%
Race - Asian 4.0% 15th 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.4% 7th 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.5% 7th 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 12.2% 14th 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 77.8% 20th 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Oregon Rank US
Female residents 50.5% 32nd 50.8%
Foreign born residents 9.8% 18th 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Oregon Rank US
Housing units 1,684,193 27th 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 23.3% 20th 25.9%
Households 1,509,554 27th 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 63.1% 45th 66.1%
Home median value $252,600 12th $186,200
People per household 2.5 40th 2.6
Building permits (last year) 10,608 28th 829,658

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Oregon Rank US
Income per capita $26,561 25th $27,915
Income per household $49,850 29th $52,762
Income below poverty line 14.8% 17th 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Oregon Rank US
Non-farm private establishments 106,340 23rd 7,354,043
Non-farm private employees 1,341,841 28th 113,425,965
Total businesses (including small businesses) 348,154 26th 27,092,908
Retail sales $50,370,919 28th $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $13,494 24th $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $7,555,764 28th $613,795,732

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