Josephine County, Oregon Population 2018

Josephine County, Oregon's estimated population is 86,352 with a growth rate of 1.19% 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
201784,514-1,838-2.13%
201786,3521,0141.19%
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
White77,880
Two or More Races2,898
Some Other Race1,625
American Indian and Alaska Native1,225
Asian547
Black or African American334
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander5

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

Josephine County, Oregon Population Pyramid 2018

1,0002,0003,0004,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Josephine County, Oregon Median Age

47.6


Total

45.6


Male

49.8


Female

Josephine County, Oregon Adults

There are 67,925 adults, (21,066 of whom are seniors) in Josephine County, Oregon.

Josephine County, Oregon Age Dependency

80.4

Age Dependency Ratio

45

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Josephine County, Oregon Sex Ratio

Female

43,194

51.11%

Male

41,320

48.89%

Josephine County, Oregon Households and Families

Josephine County, Oregon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Josephine County, Oregon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.6%19.4%
All66.4%33.6%
Non Family55.1%44.9%
Male49.6%50.4%
Female47.5%52.5%

66.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Josephine County, Oregon Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All35,6142.3466.4
Married17,2002.8880.6
Non Family12,8841.2555.1
Female3,8833.2547.5
Male1,6473.149.6

2.84

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

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 Grade1,4992.41%
9th to 12th Grade5,2528.45%
High School Graduate19,81931.90%
Some College19,40331.23%
Associates Degree5,2198.40%
Bachelors Degree6,75510.87%
Graduate Degree4,1836.73%

Josephine County, Oregon Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White56,03150,36110,188
Hispanic3,3342,506250
Multiple Races1,4291,299249
Native American74466790
Other Race67931524
Asian471399136
Black27025622
Islander543

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 94.81%.

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

Josephine County, Oregon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,676$31,544$21,856
Less Than High School$19,412$21,610$15,497
High School Grad$24,499$30,097$17,345
Some College$26,095$32,630$22,588
Bachelors Degree$40,524$50,130$32,627
Graduate Degree$55,324$64,865$43,043

$26,676

Average Earnings

$31,544

Average Male

$21,856

Average Female

Josephine County, Oregon Language

Josephine County, Oregon Language by Age

Josephine County, Oregon Language

94.92% of Josephine County, Oregon residents speak only English, while 5.08% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.58% of the population.

Josephine County, Oregon Poverty

Josephine County, Oregon Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White73,02713,34518.27%
Multiple2,83094933.53%
Hispanic5,92394115.89%
Native1,21822718.64%
Other1,62322613.92%
Asian54711220.48%
Black3134012.78%

18.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.30%

Male Poverty Rate

18.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Josephine County, Oregon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Josephine County, Oregon is Multiple, with 33.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Josephine County, Oregon is Black, with 12.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.55%.

Josephine County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.02%
High School17.73%
Some College16.31%
Bachelors or Greater9.46%

Josephine County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.81%
Male Unemployed46.61%
Female Employed8.00%
Male Employed7.68%

Josephine County, Oregon Income

Josephine County, Oregon Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,705$57,604
Families$49,879$68,362
Married Families$60,061$78,051
Non Families$24,606$35,364

Josephine County, Oregon Marital Status

Josephine County, Oregon Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.3%

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


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

Josephine County, Oregon Veterans

Josephine County, Oregon Veterans by War

8,721

Number of Veterans

8,083

Male Veterans

638

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam4,136
First Gulf War1,035
Korea1,008
Second Gulf War794
World War II405

Josephine County, Oregon Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 743,086
75+2,124
55 to 641,582
35 to 541,431
18 to 34498

Josephine County, Oregon Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8,13512.82%
Hispanic40310.06%
2 or More31917.42%
Indian10212.26%
Other717.47%
Black6621.64%
Asian254.96%
Hawaiian360.00%

Josephine County, Oregon Veterans by Education

7.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Josephine County, Oregon Employment Status

Josephine County, Oregon Employment by Age

47.5%

Labor Force Participation

43.1%

Employment Rate

9%

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