Statewide Claims to Fame

Sweet Home is 2nd in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

Sweet Home is 4th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - White

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Sweet Home Rank Oregon US
Current population (2012) 9,011 56th 3,899,353 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.3 48th 95,988.0 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,684.6 76th 39.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Sweet Home Rank Oregon US
Residents younger than 5 7.1% 46th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.7% 39th 22.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 16.7% 23rd 14.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Sweet Home Rank Oregon US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 82.2% 82nd 88.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 11.2% 89th 29.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Sweet Home Rank Oregon US
Race - White 93.3% 4th 88.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.3% 88th 2.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.3% 43rd 1.8% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.8% 83rd 4.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 86th 0.4% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.0% 76th 3.5% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 4.7% 88th 12.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 90.6% 2nd 77.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Sweet Home Rank Oregon US
Female residents 50.4% 78th 50.5% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.7% 92nd 9.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Sweet Home Rank Oregon US
Housing units 3,768 66th 1,684,193 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 11.5% 88th 23.3% 25.9%
Households 3,539 66th 1,509,554 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 65.2% 26th 63.1% 66.1%
Home median value $130,500 90th $252,600 $186,200
People per household 2.5 57th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Sweet Home Rank Oregon US
Income per capita $18,806 84th $26,561 $27,915
Income per household $40,768 72nd $49,850 $52,762
Income below poverty line 15.9% 46th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Sweet Home Rank Oregon US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 378 86th 348,154 27,092,908
Retail sales $48,171 78th $50,370,919 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $5,512 67th $13,494 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $6,083 73rd $7,555,764 $613,795,732

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