Statewide Claims to Fame

La Grande is 2nd in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

La Grande is 7th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Income below poverty line

La Grande is 10th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

La Grande is 15th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - White

La Grande is 19th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

La Grande, Oregon Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
La Grande Rank Oregon US
Current population (2012) 13,048 40th 3,899,353 313,914,040
Size in square miles 4.6 54th 95,988.0 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,857.6 57th 39.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
La Grande Rank Oregon US
Residents younger than 5 7.2% 39th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.4% 69th 22.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 14.8% 33rd 14.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
La Grande Rank Oregon US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 89.3% 47th 88.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 22.0% 46th 29.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
La Grande Rank Oregon US
Race - White 91.3% 15th 88.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.8% 44th 2.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.4% 30th 1.8% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.1% 67th 4.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1.5% 2nd 0.4% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.5% 94th 3.5% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 4.6% 89th 12.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 88.7% 10th 77.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
La Grande Rank Oregon US
Female residents 51.9% 27th 50.5% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.3% 82nd 9.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
La Grande Rank Oregon US
Housing units 5,794 47th 1,684,193 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 32.2% 19th 23.3% 25.9%
Households 5,499 43rd 1,509,554 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 53.2% 79th 63.1% 66.1%
Home median value $133,900 89th $252,600 $186,200
People per household 2.3 81st 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
La Grande Rank Oregon US
Income per capita $19,837 73rd $26,561 $27,915
Income per household $35,831 88th $49,850 $52,762
Income below poverty line 22.9% 7th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
La Grande Rank Oregon US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,175 42nd 348,154 27,092,908
Retail sales $191,392 45th $50,370,919 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $14,887 41st $13,494 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $28,448 43rd $7,555,764 $613,795,732

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