Jefferson County, Oregon Population 2019

Jefferson County, Oregon's estimated population is 23,758 with a growth rate of 2.76% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jefferson County, Oregon is the 24th largest county in Oregon.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201723,7586392.76%
201623,1195372.38%
201522,5823631.63%
201422,2193601.65%
201321,859420.19%
201221,817840.39%
201121,733790.36%
201021,6547,97858.34%
199013,6762,07717.91%
198011,5993,05135.69%
19708,5481,41819.89%
19607,1301,59428.79%
19505,5363,494171.11%
19402,042-249-10.87%
19302,291-920-28.65%
19203,2110.00%

Jefferson County, Oregon Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White15,886
American Indian and Alaska Native3,996
Some Other Race1,839
Two or More Races568
Black or African American189
Asian145
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander84

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Jefferson County, Oregon Population Pyramid 2019

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Jefferson County, Oregon Median Age

40.6


Total

39


Male

42.8


Female

Jefferson County, Oregon Adults

There are 17,272 adults, (4,144 of whom are seniors) in Jefferson County, Oregon.

Jefferson County, Oregon Age Dependency

73

Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Jefferson County, Oregon Sex Ratio

Female

11,102

48.89%

Male

11,605

51.11%

Jefferson County, Oregon Households and Families

Jefferson County, Oregon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Jefferson County, Oregon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.2%18.8%
All68.7%31.3%
Non Family61.1%38.9%
Male54.8%45.2%
Female49.4%50.6%

68.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jefferson County, Oregon Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6282.8768.7
Married3,7233.1881.2
Non Family2,2271.2961.1
Female1,1434.3649.4
Male5354.0854.8

3.37

Average Family Size

2.87

Average Household Size

8.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jefferson County, Oregon Households

Jefferson County, Oregon Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7714.99%
9th to 12th Grade1,4379.31%
High School Graduate4,73430.67%
Some College4,44128.77%
Associates Degree1,4429.34%
Bachelors Degree1,78711.58%
Graduate Degree8255.34%

Jefferson County, Oregon Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,7529,8052,139
Native American2,1511,795148
Hispanic2,1371,267223
Other Race1,07754143
Multiple Races29929370
Black13711811
Asian987433
Islander40409

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 33.67%.

Jefferson County, Oregon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,548$36,861$24,865
Less Than High School$24,643$35,787$17,137
High School Grad$23,051$27,937$16,759
Some College$31,094$40,330$26,695
Bachelors Degree$52,688$57,303$41,111
Graduate Degree$49,471$51,413$46,477

$29,548

Average Earnings

$36,861

Average Male

$24,865

Average Female

Jefferson County, Oregon Language

Jefferson County, Oregon Language by Age

Jefferson County, Oregon Language

83.36% of Jefferson County, Oregon residents speak only English, while 16.64% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.10% of the population.

Jefferson County, Oregon Poverty

Jefferson County, Oregon Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,1491,73413.19%
Native3,8771,65742.74%
Hispanic4,3941,22927.97%
Other1,83241722.76%
Multiple53610219.03%
Black1131311.50%
Asian13921.44%

20.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.34%

Male Poverty Rate

22.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jefferson County, Oregon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jefferson County, Oregon is Native, with 42.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jefferson County, Oregon is Asian, with 1.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.59%.

Jefferson County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.30%
High School18.10%
Some College15.15%
Bachelors or Greater5.06%

Jefferson County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.45%
Male Unemployed33.01%
Female Employed12.41%
Male Employed6.29%

Jefferson County, Oregon Income

Jefferson County, Oregon Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,464$63,970
Families$57,183$68,787
Married Families$68,614$
Non Families$28,920$35,657

Jefferson County, Oregon Marital Status

Jefferson County, Oregon Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Jefferson County, Oregon Married by Age and Sex

Jefferson 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 45To54.

Jefferson County, Oregon Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Jefferson County, Oregon Veterans

Jefferson County, Oregon Veterans by War

1,798

Number of Veterans

1,731

Male Veterans

67

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam778
Korea197
First Gulf War141
World War II79
Second Gulf War65

Jefferson County, Oregon Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74554
75+514
55 to 64408
35 to 54259
18 to 3463

Jefferson County, Oregon Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,62212.78%
Indian883.35%
2 or More5414.88%
Hispanic260.98%
Asian1919.39%
Hawaiian922.50%
Black64.20%

Jefferson County, Oregon Veterans by Education

4.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jefferson County, Oregon Employment Status

Jefferson County, Oregon Employment by Age

51.2%

Labor Force Participation

45.1%

Employment Rate

11.9%

Unemployment Rate

Jefferson County, Oregon Employment by Race

Jefferson County, Oregon Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jefferson County, Oregon

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Madras633067293996.30%
Culver135714741178.62%
Metolius710755456.34%
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