Statewide Claims to Fame

Albany is 11th in Oregon out of 76 other cities in Current population (2012)

Albany is 11th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Households

Albany is 11th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Housing units

Albany is 11th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Size in square miles

Albany is 13th in Oregon out of 86 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Albany is 13th in Oregon out of 89 other cities in Retail sales

Albany is 15th in Oregon out of 89 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Albany Rank Oregon US
Current population (2012) 51,322 11th 3,899,353 313,914,040
Size in square miles 17.5 11th 95,988.0 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,860.1 56th 39.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Albany Rank Oregon US
Residents younger than 5 7.1% 40th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.0% 48th 22.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.1% 51st 14.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Albany Rank Oregon US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 89.7% 46th 88.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 21.9% 49th 29.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Albany Rank Oregon US
Race - White 87.8% 43rd 88.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.7% 51st 2.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.2% 51st 1.8% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.4% 56th 4.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 62nd 0.4% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.6% 50th 3.5% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 11.4% 42nd 12.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 82.9% 44th 77.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Albany Rank Oregon US
Female residents 51.2% 52nd 50.5% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 6.5% 57th 9.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Albany Rank Oregon US
Housing units 20,979 11th 1,684,193 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 27.7% 35th 23.3% 25.9%
Households 19,362 11th 1,509,554 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 59.8% 44th 63.1% 66.1%
Home median value $179,400 71st $252,600 $186,200
People per household 2.5 45th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Albany Rank Oregon US
Income per capita $22,249 52nd $26,561 $27,915
Income per household $45,980 52nd $49,850 $52,762
Income below poverty line 18.2% 27th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Albany Rank Oregon US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 3,147 15th 348,154 27,092,908
Retail sales $770,905 13th $50,370,919 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $16,460 37th $13,494 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $86,253 13th $7,555,764 $613,795,732

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