Statewide Claims to Fame

Damascus is 1st in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Home ownership rate

Damascus is 7th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Income per household

Damascus is 10th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in People per household

Damascus is 11th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

Damascus is 12th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Home median value

Damascus is 13th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - White

Damascus is 13th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Size in square miles

Damascus is 15th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Income per capita

Damascus, Oregon Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Damascus Rank Oregon US
Current population (2012) 10,684 45th 3,899,353 313,914,040
Size in square miles 16.0 13th 95,988.0 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 657 95th 39.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Damascus Rank Oregon US
Residents younger than 5 4.8% 91st 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.0% 49th 22.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.3% 48th 14.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Damascus Rank Oregon US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 91.9% 25th 88.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 24.7% 32nd 29.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Damascus Rank Oregon US
Race - White 91.3% 13th 88.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.6% 61st 2.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6% 81st 1.8% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.4% 27th 4.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 47th 0.4% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.6% 90th 3.5% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 4.4% 91st 12.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 88.7% 11th 77.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Damascus Rank Oregon US
Female residents 49.2% 90th 50.5% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 8.4% 48th 9.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Damascus Rank Oregon US
Housing units 3,769 65th 1,684,193 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 0.0% 97th 23.3% 25.9%
Households 3,525 67th 1,509,554 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 93.3% 1st 63.1% 66.1%
Home median value $368,200 12th $252,600 $186,200
People per household 3.0 10th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Damascus Rank Oregon US
Income per capita $32,969 15th $26,561 $27,915
Income per household $83,772 7th $49,850 $52,762
Income below poverty line 5.0% 91st 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Damascus Rank Oregon US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 912 58th 348,154 27,092,908
Retail sales $53,306 76th $50,370,919 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $5,649 64th $13,494 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $4,146 79th $7,555,764 $613,795,732

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