Corvallis, Oregon Population 2020

58,641

Corvallis is a city located in the state of Oregon. It is located in Benton County, where it is the county seat. The city has continuously attracted new residents because of its educational opportunities at Oregon State University, as well as employment opportunities.

Population Size and Density in Corvallis

The last officially recorded population of Corvallis was 54,462, according to the last U.S. Census taken in 2010. Current estimates show that the population has risen to 58,641. The city has a total area of 14.3 square miles, and it has a population density of 3,854 people per square mile.

Corvallis Age and Gender Statistics

People between the ages of 45 and 64 make up the largest age group, accounting for 31.6% of the total population. Nearly one-quarter of residents are under 18, while 19.1% are at least 65 years old.

There are more females than males, with women making up 52.1% of Corvallis’ population.

Population Growth in Corvallis

The city has seen its population boosted significantly since the mid-20th century. Current estimates show that the population has grown by over 2% since the last census taken in 2010, indicating that growth is somewhat slowing from previous years.

Corvallis, Oregon's estimated population is 58,641 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Corvallis, Oregon is the 10th largest city in Oregon based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 4116.68 people/mi² (1589.45 people/km²).

The overall median age is 27.1 years, 26.1 years for males, and 28.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.8 males.

The median income for households in Corvallis, Oregon is $, while the mean household income is $.

Corvallis Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Corvallis was:

  • White: 82.42%
  • Asian: 10.03%
  • Two or more races: 4.60%
  • Black or African American: 1.16%
  • Other race: 0.91%
  • Native American: 0.55%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.33%

How Many People Live in Corvallis, Oregon?

58,641
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201858,6412280.39%
201758,4131,1932.08%
201657,2208791.56%
201556,3418191.48%
201455,5228111.48%
201354,711-427-0.77%
201255,1384110.75%
201154,7273270.60%
201054,4005,0780.98%
200049,3224,5650.98%
199044,7573,7970.89%
198040,9605,9041.57%
197035,05614,3875.43%
196020,6694,4622.46%
195016,2077,8156.80%
19408,3928071.02%
19307,5851,8332.80%
19205,7521,2002.37%
19104,5523,05211.74%
19001,500-27-0.18%
18901,5273993.07%
18801,1280.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201892,1015340.58%
201791,5671,8241.99%
201689,7431,4731.64%
201588,2701,0491.19%
201487,2211,0531.21%
201386,168-507-0.59%
201286,6754150.48%
201186,2606860.80%
201085,5740.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White47,15482.42%
Asian5,73710.03%
Two or More Races2,6344.60%
Black or African American6621.16%
Some Other Race5190.91%
American Indian and Alaska Native3160.55%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1910.33%

Corvallis Population Pyramid 2020

Corvallis Median Age

27.1


Total

26.1


Male

28.4


Female

Corvallis Adults

There are 49,204 adults, (6,914 of whom are seniors) in Corvallis.

Corvallis Age Dependency

35.3

Age Dependency Ratio

16.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

18.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Corvallis Sex Ratio

Female

28,349

49.55%

Male

28,864

50.45%

Corvallis Households and Families

Corvallis Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Corvallis Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70%30%
All42.1%57.9%
Female33.7%66.3%
Male29.4%70.6%
Non Family23.8%76.2%

42.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,5542.2942.1
Non Family11,4661.7223.8
Married8,4572.8270
Female1,6892.8833.7
Male9423.329.4

2.77

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Corvallis Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5401.74%
9th to 12th Grade7242.33%
High School Graduate3,55811.46%
Some College5,62618.12%
Associates Degree2,1246.84%
Bachelors Degree9,46630.50%
Graduate Degree9,00329.00%

Corvallis Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White25,32424,64015,179
Asian2,5792,4912,020
Hispanic2,0011,536738
Multiple Races778696363
Black306306167
Other Race286227120
Native American18213940
Islander848420

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 78.32%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,225$42,011$31,226
Less Than High School$21,801$26,635$
High School Grad$21,615$21,898$21,250
Some College$25,949$25,779$26,064
Bachelors Degree$39,328$50,442$31,443
Graduate Degree$54,603$63,920$48,397

$36,225

Average Earnings

$42,011

Average Male

$31,226

Average Female

Corvallis Language

Corvallis Language by Age

Corvallis Language

82.35% of Corvallis residents speak only English, while 17.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 7.88% of the population.

Corvallis Poverty

Corvallis Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White39,9788,95222.39%
Asian5,1622,33845.29%
Hispanic3,8781,30233.57%
Multiple2,18570332.17%
Black62723637.64%
Other48316634.37%
Native29710535.35%
Islander1416646.81%

26.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.44%

Male Poverty Rate

25.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Corvallis

The race most likely to be in poverty in Corvallis is Islander, with 46.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Corvallis is White, with 22.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 40.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.53%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.24%
High School20.17%
Some College18.15%
Bachelors or Greater7.97%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed46.10%
Female Unemployed45.82%
Male Employed20.27%
Female Employed18.27%

Corvallis Income

Corvallis Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,835$71,565
Families$76,893$98,857
Married Families$89,250-
Non Families$29,111$43,511

Corvallis Marital Status

Corvallis Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.4%

Male Marriage Rate

35.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Corvallis Married by Age and Sex

Corvallis Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Corvallis Marital Status by Race

Corvallis Veterans

2,470

Number of Veterans

2,169

Male Veterans

301

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam735
Second Gulf War541
First Gulf War361
Korea316
World War II152

Corvallis Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2405.49%
Hispanic1113.33%
2 or More683.31%
Asian581.19%
Black397.54%
Hawaiian3318.64%
Other163.43%
Indian165.48%

Corvallis Veterans by Education

9.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Corvallis Employment Status

60.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Corvallis Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

40.02%

Born in Oregon

86.63%

Native Born

13.37%

Foreign Born

9.61%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.63% of Corvallis residents were born in the United States, with 40.02% having been born in Oregon. 9.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.