Statewide Claims to Fame

Oregon City is 16th in Oregon out of 76 other cities in Current population (2012)

Oregon City is 17th in Oregon out of 89 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Oregon City is 17th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Households

Oregon City is 17th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Housing units

Oregon City is 18th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - White

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Oregon City Rank Oregon US
Current population (2012) 32,755 16th 3,899,353 313,914,040
Size in square miles 9.1 25th 95,988.0 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,518.8 38th 39.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Oregon City Rank Oregon US
Residents younger than 5 6.7% 59th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.5% 42nd 22.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.2% 67th 14.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Oregon City Rank Oregon US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 90.4% 37th 88.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 21.2% 51st 29.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Oregon City Rank Oregon US
Race - White 91.1% 18th 88.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.6% 58th 2.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9% 70th 1.8% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.7% 42nd 4.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 59th 0.4% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.1% 75th 3.5% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 7.3% 63rd 12.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 87.0% 21st 77.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Oregon City Rank Oregon US
Female residents 50.7% 69th 50.5% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 5.6% 65th 9.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Oregon City Rank Oregon US
Housing units 12,900 17th 1,684,193 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 24.3% 49th 23.3% 25.9%
Households 11,898 17th 1,509,554 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 63.3% 33rd 63.1% 66.1%
Home median value $284,200 25th $252,600 $186,200
People per household 2.6 38th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Oregon City Rank Oregon US
Income per capita $25,905 33rd $26,561 $27,915
Income per household $57,618 23rd $49,850 $52,762
Income below poverty line 12.8% 61st 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Oregon City Rank Oregon US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,714 17th 348,154 27,092,908
Retail sales $395,846 23rd $50,370,919 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $12,770 48th $13,494 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $57,338 21st $7,555,764 $613,795,732

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