Statewide Claims to Fame

Lake Oswego is 1st in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Home median value

Lake Oswego is 1st in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Income per capita

Lake Oswego is 1st in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Lake Oswego is 2nd in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

Lake Oswego is 8th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Female residents

Lake Oswego is 8th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Income per household

Lake Oswego is 9th in Oregon out of 89 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Lake Oswego is 13th in Oregon out of 76 other cities in Current population (2012)

Lake Oswego is 14th in Oregon out of 86 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Lake Oswego is 14th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Households

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Lake Oswego Rank Oregon US
Current population (2012) 37,243 13th 3,899,353 313,914,040
Size in square miles 10.7 20th 95,988.0 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,429.4 40th 39.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Lake Oswego Rank Oregon US
Residents younger than 5 4.1% 94th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.1% 71st 22.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 16.2% 28th 14.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Lake Oswego Rank Oregon US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 98.0% 2nd 88.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 66.5% 1st 29.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Lake Oswego Rank Oregon US
Race - White 89.3% 33rd 88.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.7% 54th 2.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 90th 1.8% 1.2%
Race - Asian 5.6% 14th 4.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 52nd 0.4% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.0% 78th 3.5% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.7% 96th 12.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 86.9% 22nd 77.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Lake Oswego Rank Oregon US
Female residents 52.7% 8th 50.5% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 10.1% 39th 9.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Lake Oswego Rank Oregon US
Housing units 16,995 14th 1,684,193 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 28.6% 31st 23.3% 25.9%
Households 15,641 14th 1,509,554 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 71.1% 16th 63.1% 66.1%
Home median value $507,800 1st $252,600 $186,200
People per household 2.3 71st 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Lake Oswego Rank Oregon US
Income per capita $50,572 1st $26,561 $27,915
Income per household $81,669 8th $49,850 $52,762
Income below poverty line 6.4% 87th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Lake Oswego Rank Oregon US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 5,750 9th 348,154 27,092,908
Retail sales $322,431 27th $50,370,919 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $8,749 59th $13,494 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $85,735 14th $7,555,764 $613,795,732

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