Statewide Claims to Fame

Gresham is 4th in Oregon out of 76 other cities in Current population (2012)

Gresham is 4th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Households

Gresham is 4th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Housing units

Gresham is 4th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Gresham is 7th in Oregon out of 89 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Gresham is 7th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Size in square miles

Gresham is 8th in Oregon out of 86 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Gresham is 9th in Oregon out of 89 other cities in Retail sales

Gresham is 9th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Gresham is 10th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Gresham, Oregon Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Gresham Rank Oregon US
Current population (2012) 108,956 4th 3,899,353 313,914,040
Size in square miles 23.2 7th 95,988.0 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 4,551.3 12th 39.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Gresham Rank Oregon US
Residents younger than 5 7.8% 23rd 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 26.4% 33rd 22.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.7% 71st 14.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Gresham Rank Oregon US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 84.4% 79th 88.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 18.4% 64th 29.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Gresham Rank Oregon US
Race - White 76.0% 79th 88.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 3.5% 4th 2.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.3% 36th 1.8% 1.2%
Race - Asian 4.3% 18th 4.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.7% 10th 0.4% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.5% 17th 3.5% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 18.9% 19th 12.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 68.7% 79th 77.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Gresham Rank Oregon US
Female residents 51.0% 61st 50.5% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 17.2% 14th 9.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Gresham Rank Oregon US
Housing units 41,015 4th 1,684,193 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 38.2% 9th 23.3% 25.9%
Households 38,000 4th 1,509,554 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 54.8% 73rd 63.1% 66.1%
Home median value $236,200 45th $252,600 $186,200
People per household 2.7 24th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Gresham Rank Oregon US
Income per capita $21,748 57th $26,561 $27,915
Income per household $47,852 50th $49,850 $52,762
Income below poverty line 17.0% 39th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Gresham Rank Oregon US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 7,372 7th 348,154 27,092,908
Retail sales $1,256,892 9th $50,370,919 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $12,691 49th $13,494 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $166,181 8th $7,555,764 $613,795,732

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