Statewide Claims to Fame

Medford is 5th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Size in square miles

Medford is 6th in Oregon out of 86 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Medford is 6th in Oregon out of 89 other cities in Retail sales

Medford is 6th in Oregon out of 89 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Medford is 8th in Oregon out of 76 other cities in Current population (2012)

Medford is 8th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Households

Medford is 8th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Housing units

Medford is 11th in Oregon out of 73 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Medford is 18th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Medford Rank Oregon US
Current population (2012) 76,462 8th 3,899,353 313,914,040
Size in square miles 25.7 5th 95,988.0 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,910.9 53rd 39.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Medford Rank Oregon US
Residents younger than 5 7.2% 36th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 24.1% 57th 22.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 16.2% 27th 14.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Medford Rank Oregon US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 88.3% 55th 88.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 22.0% 45th 29.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Medford Rank Oregon US
Race - White 86.0% 54th 88.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.9% 39th 2.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.2% 49th 1.8% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.5% 54th 4.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.5% 18th 0.4% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.9% 38th 3.5% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 13.8% 31st 12.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 79.8% 55th 77.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Medford Rank Oregon US
Female residents 51.6% 41st 50.5% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 6.8% 56th 9.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Medford Rank Oregon US
Housing units 32,430 8th 1,684,193 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 27.9% 32nd 23.3% 25.9%
Households 30,743 8th 1,509,554 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 51.1% 85th 63.1% 66.1%
Home median value $243,300 41st $252,600 $186,200
People per household 2.4 70th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Medford Rank Oregon US
Income per capita $23,568 46th $26,561 $27,915
Income per household $41,969 66th $49,850 $52,762
Income below poverty line 18.4% 26th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Medford Rank Oregon US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 7,608 6th 348,154 27,092,908
Retail sales $2,045,693 6th $50,370,919 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $28,417 11th $13,494 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $201,954 6th $7,555,764 $613,795,732

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