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Wheeler County, Oregon; Multnomah County, Oregon; Deschutes County, Oregon; Jackson County, Oregon

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Wheeler County, Oregon
Multnomah County, Oregon
Deschutes County, Oregon
Jackson County, Oregon
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 1,332 812,855 197,692 220,944
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 1,332 812,855 197,692 220,944
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 1,439 735,146 157,728 203,204
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -7.4% 10.6% 25.3% 8.7%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 1,451 815,428 198,253 223,259
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 1,441 735,334 157,733 203,206
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
3.6%
5.1%
5.0%
5.4%
Persons under 18 years, percent
13.9%
18.4%
19.8%
20.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
36.3%
13.9%
20.5%
22.6%
Female persons, percent
51.4%
50.5%
50.5%
51.1%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
91.9%
79.0%
94.1%
91.8%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.2%
6.0%
0.6%
1.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
2.6%
1.4%
1.1%
1.6%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.1%
8.1%
1.3%
1.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.2%
0.7%
0.2%
0.4%
Two or More Races, percent
4.1%
4.7%
2.8%
3.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
5.9%
12.0%
8.3%
13.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
87.0%
69.1%
86.8%
80.1%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 166 37,495 14,641 18,404
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 2.9% 13.8% 4.6% 6.2%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 919 359,778 92,795 97,266
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 76.1% 54.5% 67.0% 63.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $155,300 $386,200 $364,600 $280,300
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,028 $1,924 $1,702 $1,546
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $414 $672 $542 $524
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $656 $1,237 $1,208 $993
Building permits, 2020 NA 2,709 2,338 886
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 640 326,229 74,397 88,241
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.18 2.41 2.49 2.41
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 86.1% 81.9% 82.1% 82.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 4.2% 20.0% 7.2% 10.3%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 84.8% 94.1% 95.5% 92.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 75.2% 87.9% 88.6% 84.5%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 91.6% 91.5% 93.7% 90.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 14.9% 45.9% 35.4% 27.8%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 13.2% 9.1% 8.4% 10.8%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
11.2%
8.3%
7.9%
9.8%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 40.7% 69.4% 63.1% 57.3%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 36.9% 65.9% 59.0% 53.6%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 857 2,506,213 435,585 382,194
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 7,703,673 1,114,042 1,443,797
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 0 10,278,074 801,757 1,624,646
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 9,982,933 2,476,596 3,202,715
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) NA $13,148 $15,262 $15,516
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 24.0 27.0 19.5 18.9
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $40,926 $69,176 $67,043 $53,412
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $21,702 $39,245 $35,507 $30,250
Persons in poverty, percent
17.7%
12.0%
9.2%
13.6%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2019 27 27,789 7,669 6,412
Total employment, 2019 140 453,756 71,896 77,088
Total annual payroll, 2019 ($1,000) 4,363 26,235,886 3,199,202 3,324,322
Total employment, percent change, 2018-2019 -9.1% 1.3% 1.1% -0.4%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 147 75,048 19,388 17,655
All firms, 2012 225 85,366 20,214 20,226
Men-owned firms, 2012 105 42,283 10,481 9,589
Women-owned firms, 2012 71 33,046 6,486 7,335
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F 13,825 1,156 2,185
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 173 67,269 18,150 17,279
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 38 6,676 1,930 1,970
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 170 74,013 17,029 16,912
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 0.8 1,704.9 52.3 73.0
Land area in square miles, 2010 1,714.75 431.30 3,018.19 2,783.55
FIPS Code 41069 41051 41017 41029
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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