Jackson County, Oregon Population 2018

Jackson County, Oregon's estimated population is 217,479 with a growth rate of 3.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson County, Oregon is the 6th largest county in Oregon.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017217,4796,5633.11%
2016210,916-3,790-1.77%
2016214,7062,8381.34%
2015211,8682,7281.30%
2014209,1401,9850.96%
2013207,1551,3870.67%
2012205,7681,1610.57%
2011204,6071,2730.63%
2010203,33456,94538.90%
1990146,38913,93310.52%
1980132,45637,92340.12%
197094,53320,57127.81%
196073,96215,45226.41%
195058,51022,29761.57%
194036,2133,29510.01%
193032,91812,51361.32%
192020,405-5,351-20.78%
191025,75612,05888.03%
190013,6982,24319.58%
189011,4553,30140.48%
18808,1543,37670.66%
18704,7781,04227.89%
18603,7360.00%

Jackson County, Oregon Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White192,714
Two or More Races8,429
Some Other Race3,806
Asian2,319
American Indian and Alaska Native1,573
Black or African American1,439
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander636

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Jackson County, Oregon Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Jackson County, Oregon Median Age

42.9


Total

41.9


Male

43.9


Female

Jackson County, Oregon Adults

There are 166,624 adults, (42,605 of which are seniors) in Jackson County, Oregon.

Jackson County, Oregon Age Dependency

70

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson County, Oregon Sex Ratio

Female

108,102

51.25%

Male

102,814

48.75%

Jackson County, Oregon Households and Families

Jackson County, Oregon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jackson County, Oregon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.4%22.6%
All62.9%37.1%
Non Family51.6%48.4%
Female45.1%54.9%
Male43.7%56.3%

62.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jackson County, Oregon Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All83,9692.4762.9
Married40,536377.4
Non Family29,9801.351.6
Female9,6313.4145.1
Male3,8223.5743.7

2.97

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jackson County, Oregon Households

Jackson County, Oregon Education

Jackson County, Oregon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,6213.76%
9th to 12th Grade10,9487.33%
High School Graduate40,46427.08%
Some College42,31328.32%
Associates Degree11,1277.45%
Bachelors Degree24,04016.09%
Graduate Degree14,8989.97%

Jackson County, Oregon Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White129,420118,88535,781
Hispanic12,4247,2501,229
Multiple Races4,1063,490740
Other Race2,069878106
Asian1,8161,589822
Native American1,117982108
Black923838128
Islander435435165

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 45.26%.

Jackson County, Oregon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,386$34,713$24,501
Less Than High School$19,524$23,094$14,979
High School Grad$25,886$30,480$22,245
Some College$26,617$34,119$22,596
Bachelors Degree$39,574$49,948$30,691
Graduate Degree$53,925$70,068$46,866

$28,386

Average Earnings

$34,713

Average Male

$24,501

Average Female

Jackson County, Oregon Language

Jackson County, Oregon Language by Age

Jackson County, Oregon Language

90.38% of Jackson County, Oregon residents speak only English, while 9.62% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.64% of the population.

Jackson County, Oregon Poverty

Jackson County, Oregon Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White171,54727,26315.89%
Hispanic24,7737,43330.00%
Multiple8,2381,96623.87%
Other3,78584322.27%
Black1,34655341.08%
Native1,53044729.22%
Asian2,31629912.91%
Islander636446.92%

18.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.06%

Male Poverty Rate

18.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson County, Oregon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Oregon is Black, with 41.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Oregon is Islander, with 6.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.91%.

Jackson County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.00%
High School17.30%
Some College15.26%
Bachelors or Greater6.90%

Jackson County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.12%
Male Unemployed33.02%
Female Employed13.04%
Male Employed9.64%

Jackson County, Oregon Income

Jackson County, Oregon Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,343$62,014
Families$56,174$72,234
Married Families$66,976$83,620
Non Families$28,151$39,248

Jackson County, Oregon Marital Status

Jackson County, Oregon Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.3%

Male Marriage Rate

46.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Jackson County, Oregon Married by Age and Sex

Jackson County, Oregon Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Jackson County, Oregon Marital Status by Race

Jackson County, Oregon Veterans

Jackson County, Oregon Veterans by War

20,965

Number of Veterans

19,114

Male Veterans

1,851

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam7,944
First Gulf War3,495
Korea2,579
Second Gulf War1,913
World War II1,548

Jackson County, Oregon Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 745,738
75+5,446
55 to 644,277
35 to 544,153
18 to 341,351

Jackson County, Oregon Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White19,84212.87%
Hispanic7124.58%
2 or More4598.82%
Indian32826.24%
Black13913.16%
Asian1366.91%
Other431.72%
Hawaiian183.90%

Jackson County, Oregon Veterans by Education

11.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson County, Oregon Employment Status

Jackson County, Oregon Employment by Age

57.5%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

Employment Rate

8.9%

Unemployment Rate

Jackson County, Oregon Employment by Race

Jackson County, Oregon Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jackson County, Oregon

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Medford749438163666938.93%
Ashland200782163915617.77%
Central Point171721832811566.73%
Eagle Point846990465776.81%
Talent605664854297.08%
Phoenix442845871593.59%
Shady Cove290430551515.20%
Jacksonville278528981134.06%
Rogue River213122661356.34%
Gold Hill12201280604.92%
Butte Falls423439163.78%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990