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Malheur County, Oregon; Grant County, Oregon

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Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)

Malheur County, Oregon
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
31,693
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
31,693
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
31,571
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
0.4%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 31,571
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 31,313
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.9%
Persons under 18 years, percent
25.9%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
16.8%
Female persons, percent
45.6%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
91.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
1.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
2.0%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
2.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
34.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
60.1%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 1,898
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 9.4%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 11,957
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 59.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $150,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $1,155
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $404
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $692
Building permits, 2021 35
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 10,059
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.67
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 84.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 25.7%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 84.8%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 78.0%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 81.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 14.9%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 11.3%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
12.2%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 50.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 51.8%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 50,776
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 133,056
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 534,507
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $17,450
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 18.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $44,362
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $19,893
Persons in poverty, percent
19.5%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 687
Total employment, 2020 8,653
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 318,657
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 3.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 1,382
All firms, 2012 2,088
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,103
Women-owned firms, 2012 583
Minority-owned firms, 2012 281
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,674
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 260
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,667
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 3.2
Land area in square miles, 2010 9,887.53
FIPS Code 41045
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Malheur County, Oregon
31,693
Grant County, Oregon
7,272
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32,000
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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