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Josephine County, Oregon; Jefferson County, Oregon

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Josephine County, Oregon
Jefferson County, Oregon
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 87,487 24,658
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 87,487 24,658
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 82,719 21,725
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 5.8% 13.5%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 88,090 24,502
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 82,713 21,720
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.1%
6.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent
19.5%
23.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
26.4%
19.8%
Female persons, percent
51.2%
48.3%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
92.9%
75.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.6%
1.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
1.7%
18.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.1%
0.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.3%
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
3.5%
3.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
7.7%
19.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
86.6%
60.7%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 8,804 1,788
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 4.1% 6.2%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 39,641 10,305
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 66.3% 68.1%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $265,500 $224,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,417 $1,195
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $391 $385
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $908 $839
Building permits, 2020 316 99
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 36,367 8,094
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.34 2.78
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 85.2% 80.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 3.9% 16.2%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 89.2% 88.7%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 80.2% 80.6%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 90.4% 87.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 17.5% 19.4%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 14.6% 13.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
10.3%
12.2%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 49.0% 52.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 45.4% 54.3%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 124,466 21,335
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 418,474 51,162
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 434,819 168,255
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 987,863 133,082
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $11,912 $6,119
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 19.0 25.7
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $45,616 $53,277
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $25,167 $23,987
Persons in poverty, percent
15.9%
15.0%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2019 2,048 417
Total employment, 2019 24,136 4,488
Total annual payroll, 2019 ($1,000) 903,816 171,232
Total employment, percent change, 2018-2019 0.5% 2.6%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 5,993 1,151
All firms, 2012 7,322 1,251
Men-owned firms, 2012 3,455 614
Women-owned firms, 2012 2,284 425
Minority-owned firms, 2012 627 166
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 6,281 1,026
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 774 133
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 5,906 994
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 50.4 12.2
Land area in square miles, 2010 1,639.67 1,780.79
FIPS Code 41033 41031
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., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

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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