Statewide Claims to Fame

Cornelius is 1st in Oregon out of 97 other cities in People per household

Cornelius is 2nd in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Foreign born residents

Cornelius is 2nd in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Cornelius is 2nd in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Residents younger than 18

Cornelius is 4th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Cornelius is 9th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Cornelius is 13th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Home ownership rate

Cornelius, Oregon Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Cornelius Rank Oregon US
Current population (2012) 12,147 42nd 3,899,353 313,914,040
Size in square miles 2.0 85th 95,988.0 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 5,919.7 4th 39.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Cornelius Rank Oregon US
Residents younger than 5 8.9% 9th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 32.9% 2nd 22.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 6.3% 97th 14.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Cornelius Rank Oregon US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 68.5% 95th 88.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 13.2% 85th 29.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Cornelius Rank Oregon US
Race - White 64.0% 95th 88.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.2% 24th 2.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.3% 32nd 1.8% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.2% 35th 4.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 89th 0.4% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.0% 31st 3.5% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 50.1% 2nd 12.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 44.4% 96th 77.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Cornelius Rank Oregon US
Female residents 48.9% 92nd 50.5% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 27.5% 2nd 9.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Cornelius Rank Oregon US
Housing units 3,499 72nd 1,684,193 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 16.0% 81st 23.3% 25.9%
Households 3,193 70th 1,509,554 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 74.4% 13th 63.1% 66.1%
Home median value $212,300 58th $252,600 $186,200
People per household 3.6 1st 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Cornelius Rank Oregon US
Income per capita $16,473 92nd $26,561 $27,915
Income per household $48,778 46th $49,850 $52,762
Income below poverty line 17.5% 33rd 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Cornelius Rank Oregon US
Retail sales $99,445 67th $50,370,919 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $8,766 58th $13,494 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $5,615 75th $7,555,764 $613,795,732

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