Josephine County, Oregon Population 2018

Josephine County, Oregon's estimated population is 86,352 with a growth rate of 2.72% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Josephine County, Oregon is the 12th largest county in Oregon.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201786,3522,2892.72%
201684,063-1,275-1.49%
201685,3389161.09%
201584,4221,0721.29%
201483,3502420.29%
201383,1083760.45%
201282,732660.08%
201182,666-200-0.24%
201082,86620,21732.27%
199062,6493,7946.45%
198058,85523,10964.65%
197035,7465,82919.48%
196029,9173,37512.72%
195026,54210,24162.82%
194016,3014,80341.77%
193011,4983,84350.20%
19207,655-1,912-19.99%
19109,5672,05027.27%
19007,5172,63954.10%
18904,8782,39396.30%
18802,4851,281106.40%
18701,204-419-25.82%
18601,6230.00%

Josephine County, Oregon Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White77,710
Two or More Races2,798
Some Other Race1,363
American Indian and Alaska Native1,200
Asian680
Black or African American307
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander5

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

Josephine County, Oregon Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Josephine County, Oregon Median Age

47.9


Total

45.8


Male

49.8


Female

Josephine County, Oregon Adults

There are 67,503 adults, (20,679 of which are seniors) in Josephine County, Oregon.

Josephine County, Oregon Age Dependency

79.5

Age Dependency Ratio

44.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Josephine County, Oregon Sex Ratio

Female

42,922

51.06%

Male

41,141

48.94%

Josephine County, Oregon Households and Families

Josephine County, Oregon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Josephine County, Oregon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.9%20.1%
All66%34%
Non Family56.6%43.4%
Male51.2%48.8%
Female42.6%57.4%

66.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Josephine County, Oregon Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All34,7782.3866
Married16,6872.8979.9
Non Family12,5571.2556.6
Female3,8573.5142.6
Male1,6773.2551.2

2.89

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Josephine County, Oregon Households

Josephine County, Oregon Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4672.38%
9th to 12th Grade5,4478.84%
High School Graduate19,93332.35%
Some College18,95430.76%
Associates Degree5,1828.41%
Bachelors Degree6,49910.55%
Graduate Degree4,1446.72%

Josephine County, Oregon Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White55,79249,8729,809
Hispanic3,0672,361348
Multiple Races1,4891,309191
Native American715673105
Asian523427167
Other Race51922822
Black25222820
Islander543

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 94.13%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 60.00%.

Josephine County, Oregon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,708$30,303$20,971
Less Than High School$20,110$21,755$15,802
High School Grad$23,858$30,100$16,356
Some College$25,060$30,356$21,239
Bachelors Degree$37,786$41,456$33,271
Graduate Degree$52,852$64,297$40,536

$25,708

Average Earnings

$30,303

Average Male

$20,971

Average Female

Josephine County, Oregon Language

Josephine County, Oregon Language by Age

Josephine County, Oregon Language

95.25% of Josephine County, Oregon residents speak only English, while 4.75% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.15% of the population.

Josephine County, Oregon Poverty

Josephine County, Oregon Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White72,96913,89219.04%
Multiple2,7301,00136.67%
Hispanic5,71792516.18%
Asian68023133.97%
Native1,1881109.26%
Other1,3611047.64%
Black2856121.40%

19.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.94%

Male Poverty Rate

19.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Josephine County, Oregon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Josephine County, Oregon is Multiple, with 36.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Josephine County, Oregon is Other, with 7.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.63%.

Josephine County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.33%
High School18.32%
Some College16.34%
Bachelors or Greater11.39%

Josephine County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.02%
Male Unemployed45.75%
Female Employed9.57%
Male Employed8.77%

Josephine County, Oregon Income

Josephine County, Oregon Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,867$54,628
Families$47,788$65,435
Married Families$56,798$74,834
Non Families$23,097$32,206

Josephine County, Oregon Marital Status

Josephine County, Oregon Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.8%

Male Marriage Rate

49.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Josephine County, Oregon Married by Age and Sex

Josephine 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 35To44.

Josephine County, Oregon Marital Status by Race

Josephine County, Oregon Veterans

Josephine County, Oregon Veterans by War

8,920

Number of Veterans

8,314

Male Veterans

606

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,895
Korea1,074
First Gulf War1,070
Second Gulf War806
World War II647

Josephine County, Oregon Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,835
75+2,311
55 to 641,688
35 to 541,597
18 to 34489

Josephine County, Oregon Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8,36713.21%
Hispanic3649.56%
2 or More23813.98%
Indian16119.10%
Black7425.61%
Other607.89%
Asian173.07%
Hawaiian360.00%

Josephine County, Oregon Veterans by Education

7.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Josephine County, Oregon Employment Status

Josephine County, Oregon Employment by Age

47.3%

Labor Force Participation

42.1%

Employment Rate

10.8%

Unemployment Rate

Josephine County, Oregon Employment by Race

Josephine County, Oregon Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Josephine County, Oregon

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Grants Pass359263777918535.16%
Cave Junction18801954743.94%
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