Statewide Claims to Fame

The Dalles is 8th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

The Dalles is 9th in Oregon out of 73 other cities in Retail sales per capita

The Dalles is 16th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Residents 65 or older

The Dalles, Oregon Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
The Dalles Rank Oregon US
Current population (2012) 13,783 39th 3,899,353 313,914,040
Size in square miles 6.3 38th 95,988.0 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,146.2 72nd 39.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
The Dalles Rank Oregon US
Residents younger than 5 7.0% 51st 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.8% 61st 22.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 17.9% 16th 14.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
The Dalles Rank Oregon US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 87.9% 58th 88.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 21.7% 50th 29.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
The Dalles Rank Oregon US
Race - White 87.9% 42nd 88.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.5% 68th 2.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.5% 24th 1.8% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.0% 77th 4.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.8% 8th 0.4% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.7% 89th 3.5% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 17.0% 22nd 12.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 77.7% 64th 77.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
The Dalles Rank Oregon US
Female residents 51.6% 42nd 50.5% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 6.2% 58th 9.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
The Dalles Rank Oregon US
Housing units 5,903 43rd 1,684,193 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 23.6% 55th 23.3% 25.9%
Households 6,068 37th 1,509,554 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 64.3% 29th 63.1% 66.1%
Home median value $184,700 69th $252,600 $186,200
People per household 2.1 91st 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
The Dalles Rank Oregon US
Income per capita $25,151 39th $26,561 $27,915
Income per household $43,623 62nd $49,850 $52,762
Income below poverty line 11.1% 72nd 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
The Dalles Rank Oregon US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,089 48th 348,154 27,092,908
Retail sales $354,428 25th $50,370,919 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $29,200 9th $13,494 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $37,392 32nd $7,555,764 $613,795,732

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