Gresham, Oregon Population 2019

Gresham, Oregon's estimated population is 110,158 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Gresham, Oregon is the 4th largest city in Oregon based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 4725.20 people/mi² (1824.40 people/km²).

The overall median age is 35.7 years, 34 years for males, and 37.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.9 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 41,611 households in the city, with an average size of 2.76 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 0.8%, with a median rent of $1010/month. The median house has 5.1 rooms, and has a value of $242,800.

The median income for households in Gresham, Oregon is $50,675, while the mean household income is $63,636.

Gresham Or Demographics

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

  • White: 77.54%
  • Two or more races: 5.73%
  • Black or African American: 5.50%
  • Other race: 5.14%
  • Asian: 4.03%
  • Native American: 1.39%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.68%
LatLng(45.4982, -122.4315)
Rank in State4th
StateOregon
CountyMultnomah County
Time ZonePacific Time Zone
Land Area (km²)60.38 (23.31 mi²)
Water Area (km²)0.53 (0.21 mi²)
TypeCity
GEOID4131250
Density (km²)1,824.40
Density (mi²)4,725.20
Area Code(s)503 / 971
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2018110,158-1,184-1.06%
2017111,342-471-0.42%
2016111,8131,4261.29%
2015110,3873530.32%
2014110,0347940.73%
2013109,2404550.42%
2012108,7851,0700.99%
2011107,7151,7051.61%
2010106,01015,8051.63%
200090,20521,9702.83%
199068,23535,2307.53%
198033,00522,97512.65%
197010,0306,0869.78%
19603,9448952.61%
19503,0491,0494.31%
19402,0003652.04%
19301,6355324.01%
19201,1035637.40%
19105400.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White85,558
Two or More Races6,317
Black or African American6,063
Some Other Race5,674
Asian4,442
American Indian and Alaska Native1,533
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander749

Gresham Or Population Pyramid 2019

Gresham Or Median Age

35.7


Total

34


Male

37.4


Female

Gresham Or Adults

There are 82,490 adults, (14,041 of whom are seniors) in Gresham Or.

Gresham Or Age Dependency

61.2

Age Dependency Ratio

20.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Gresham Or Sex Ratio

Female

55,187

50.02%

Male

55,149

49.98%

Gresham Or Households and Families

Gresham Or Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gresham Or Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.7%29.3%
All53.2%46.8%
Male42.4%57.6%
Non Family39.6%60.4%
Female35.7%64.3%

53.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All39,2812.7653.2
Married17,5933.570.7
Non Family13,4161.3539.6
Female5,7733.3835.7
Male2,4993.742.4

3.32

Average Family Size

2.76

Average Household Size

8.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gresham Or Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,6486.43%
9th to 12th Grade5,5587.69%
High School Graduate20,06327.75%
Some College19,84327.45%
Associates Degree7,0469.75%
Bachelors Degree10,24114.17%
Graduate Degree4,8966.77%

Gresham Or Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White52,61148,74312,473
Hispanic10,2545,306851
Black3,4752,902387
Other Race3,0041,526182
Asian3,0012,487924
Multiple Races2,3412,103403
Native American92857376
Islander52849575

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 93.75%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 30.79%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,571$36,792$26,678
Less Than High School$20,145$24,253$14,343
High School Grad$26,621$32,839$21,355
Some College$34,825$38,239$30,567
Bachelors Degree$41,022$50,614$35,407
Graduate Degree$60,726$62,676$58,196

$31,571

Average Earnings

$36,792

Average Male

$26,678

Average Female

Gresham Or Language

Gresham Or Language by Age

Gresham Or Language

73.68% of Gresham Or residents speak only English, while 26.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.47% of the population.

Gresham Or Poverty

Gresham Or Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White71,17610,11314.21%
Hispanic21,4387,90536.87%
Black5,8702,01634.34%
Other5,6691,86332.86%
Multiple6,2361,29820.81%
Native1,50746030.52%
Asian4,3523828.78%
Islander74725834.54%

20.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.82%

Male Poverty Rate

21.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gresham Or

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gresham Or is Hispanic, with 36.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gresham Or is Asian, with 8.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.22%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.75%
High School18.98%
Some College11.21%
Bachelors or Greater6.58%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.10%
Male Unemployed30.62%
Female Employed11.20%
Male Employed9.74%

Gresham Or Income

Gresham Or Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,675$63,636
Families$60,999$72,491
Married Families$76,356-
Non Families$30,592$41,152

Gresham Or Marital Status

Gresham Or Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

43.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Gresham Or Married by Age and Sex

Gresham Or Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Gresham Or Marital Status by Race

Gresham Or Veterans

6,148

Number of Veterans

5,644

Male Veterans

504

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,451
First Gulf War1,342
Second Gulf War757
World War II428
Korea413
Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,759
65 to 741,625
75+1,272
55 to 641,223
18 to 34269

Gresham Or Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,4398.15%
Black2967.06%
Hispanic2922.27%
2 or More1635.85%
Indian1038.89%
Asian902.67%
Other571.60%

Gresham Or Veterans by Education

6.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gresham Or Employment Status

65.3%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Gresham Or 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

51.01%

Born in Oregon

83.11%

Native Born

16.89%

Foreign Born

10.74%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

83.11% of Gresham Or residents were born in the United States, with 51.01% having been born in Oregon. 10.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.