Statewide Claims to Fame

Coos Bay is 2nd in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - Two or More

Coos Bay is 8th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Coos Bay is 9th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Residents 65 or older

Coos Bay is 15th in Oregon out of 73 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Coos Bay, Oregon Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Coos Bay Rank Oregon US
Current population (2012) 15,857 35th 3,899,353 313,914,040
Size in square miles 10.6 21st 95,988.0 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,506.9 86th 39.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Coos Bay Rank Oregon US
Residents younger than 5 6.3% 68th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 20.3% 83rd 22.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 19.1% 9th 14.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Coos Bay Rank Oregon US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 88.4% 54th 88.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 23.9% 37th 29.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Coos Bay Rank Oregon US
Race - White 87.1% 49th 88.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.6% 64th 2.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 2.6% 8th 1.8% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.4% 57th 4.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% 34th 0.4% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 5.2% 2nd 3.5% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 7.6% 60th 12.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 83.4% 42nd 77.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Coos Bay Rank Oregon US
Female residents 51.5% 43rd 50.5% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 6.0% 60th 9.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Coos Bay Rank Oregon US
Housing units 7,542 32nd 1,684,193 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 23.2% 61st 23.3% 25.9%
Households 6,804 33rd 1,509,554 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 55.5% 71st 63.1% 66.1%
Home median value $173,400 77th $252,600 $186,200
People per household 2.3 79th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Coos Bay Rank Oregon US
Income per capita $20,811 66th $26,561 $27,915
Income per household $36,751 85th $49,850 $52,762
Income below poverty line 16.9% 41st 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Coos Bay Rank Oregon US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,142 25th 348,154 27,092,908
Retail sales $391,249 24th $50,370,919 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $25,261 15th $13,494 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $31,892 38th $7,555,764 $613,795,732

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