Jefferson County, Oregon Population 2018

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%
201623,1198143.65%
201622,305-277-1.23%
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
White15,500
American Indian and Alaska Native3,908
Some Other Race1,847
Two or More Races562
Black or African American246
Asian155
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander87

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

Jefferson 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

Jefferson County, Oregon Median Age

40.2


Total

38


Male

42.3


Female

Jefferson County, Oregon Adults

There are 16,907 adults, (3,926 of which are seniors) in Jefferson County, Oregon.

Jefferson County, Oregon Age Dependency

71.7

Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Jefferson County, Oregon Sex Ratio

Female

10,838

48.59%

Male

11,467

51.41%

Jefferson County, Oregon Households and Families

Jefferson County, Oregon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jefferson County, Oregon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.2%20.8%
All68.8%31.2%
Non Family65.6%34.4%
Female50%50%
Male48.6%51.4%

68.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jefferson County, Oregon Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,5772.8468.8
Married3,7343.1379.2
Non Family2,1861.3165.6
Female1,0914.3250
Male5663.9948.6

3.31

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

10.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

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 Grade8405.58%
9th to 12th Grade1,64110.90%
High School Graduate4,40629.26%
Some College4,30728.60%
Associates Degree1,4389.55%
Bachelors Degree1,70711.34%
Graduate Degree7204.78%

Jefferson County, Oregon Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,5139,4821,918
Hispanic2,0521,046273
Native American2,0401,633150
Other Race89944872
Multiple Races34131860
Black15313411
Asian1077930
Islander39399

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 28.04%.

Jefferson County, Oregon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,500$35,433$24,247
Less Than High School$23,993$31,938$17,592
High School Grad$22,131$26,779$17,985
Some College$30,675$41,660$26,058
Bachelors Degree$42,083$45,606$40,402
Graduate Degree$48,625$60,000$44,138

$27,500

Average Earnings

$35,433

Average Male

$24,247

Average Female

Jefferson County, Oregon Language

Jefferson County, Oregon Language by Age

Jefferson County, Oregon Language

83.45% of Jefferson County, Oregon residents speak only English, while 16.55% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.12% of the population.

Jefferson County, Oregon Poverty

Jefferson County, Oregon Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,9201,65512.81%
Native3,7641,39337.01%
Hispanic4,3221,38432.02%
Other1,84059232.17%
Multiple5308315.66%
Black1943819.59%
Asian15096.00%

20.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.94%

Male Poverty Rate

20.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jefferson County, Oregon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jefferson County, Oregon is Native, with 37.01% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jefferson County, Oregon is Asian, with 6.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.49%.

Jefferson County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.27%
High School17.01%
Some College12.50%
Bachelors or Greater7.25%

Jefferson County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.85%
Male Unemployed31.63%
Female Employed11.39%
Male Employed8.33%

Jefferson County, Oregon Income

Jefferson County, Oregon Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,063$59,149
Families$51,745$61,670
Married Families$62,704$
Non Families$31,310$38,623

Jefferson County, Oregon Marital Status

Jefferson County, Oregon Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

48.5%

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 Over65.

Jefferson County, Oregon Marital Status by Race

Jefferson County, Oregon Veterans

Jefferson County, Oregon Veterans by War

1,840

Number of Veterans

1,788

Male Veterans

52

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam809
Korea164
First Gulf War147
World War II110
Second Gulf War96

Jefferson County, Oregon Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74559
75+474
55 to 64459
35 to 54245
18 to 34103

Jefferson County, Oregon Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,64813.16%
Indian983.85%
2 or More5213.65%
Hawaiian2040.00%
Asian1917.76%
Hispanic30.12%
Black31.90%

Jefferson County, Oregon Veterans by Education

4.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jefferson County, Oregon Employment Status

Jefferson County, Oregon Employment by Age

53.5%

Labor Force Participation

46.3%

Employment Rate

13.3%

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