Klamath County, Oregon Population 2018

Klamath County, Oregon's estimated population is 66,935 with a growth rate of 0.98% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Klamath County, Oregon is the 15th largest county in Oregon.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201766,018-917-1.37%
201766,9356520.98%
201666,2835060.77%
201565,7774130.63%
201465,364-366-0.56%
201365,730-193-0.29%
201265,923-364-0.55%
201166,287-26-0.04%
201066,3138,61114.92%
199057,702-1,415-2.39%
198059,1179,09618.18%
197050,0212,5465.36%
196047,4755,32512.63%
195042,1501,6534.08%
194040,4978,09024.96%
193032,40720,994183.95%
192011,4132,85933.42%
19108,5544,584115.47%
19003,9701,52662.44%
18902,4440.00%

Klamath County, Oregon Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White58,231
Two or More Races3,153
American Indian and Alaska Native2,246
Some Other Race1,170
Asian637
Black or African American504
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander77

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

Klamath County, Oregon Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,0002,500 Male Population5001,0001,5002,0002,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Klamath County, Oregon Median Age

42.6


Total

41.8


Male

43.5


Female

Klamath County, Oregon Adults

There are 51,710 adults, (12,974 of whom are seniors) in Klamath County, Oregon.

Klamath County, Oregon Age Dependency

70.4

Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Klamath County, Oregon Sex Ratio

Female

33,023

50.02%

Male

32,995

49.98%

Klamath County, Oregon Households and Families

Klamath County, Oregon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Klamath County, Oregon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.7%19.3%
All65%35%
Non Family52.7%47.3%
Male48.9%51.1%
Female42%58%

65.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Klamath County, Oregon Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All27,1712.3965
Married13,2412.9580.7
Non Family9,5791.352.7
Female2,9692.9942
Male1,3823.3448.9

2.88

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Klamath County, Oregon Households

Klamath County, Oregon Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9324.19%
9th to 12th Grade3,8908.44%
High School Graduate14,08630.58%
Some College12,50127.14%
Associates Degree4,93310.71%
Bachelors Degree5,54012.03%
Graduate Degree3,1856.91%

Klamath County, Oregon Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White38,58834,9237,922
Hispanic3,9942,312287
Multiple Races1,5321,271156
Native American1,3871,206142
Other Race65939438
Asian444348206
Black27527022
Islander615316

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 98.18%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 46.40%.

Klamath County, Oregon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,213$34,220$23,878
Less Than High School$17,850$22,905$11,446
High School Grad$26,769$31,611$22,358
Some College$27,672$33,969$21,418
Bachelors Degree$39,212$44,826$35,965
Graduate Degree$57,961$68,892$51,851

$29,213

Average Earnings

$34,220

Average Male

$23,878

Average Female

Klamath County, Oregon Language

Klamath County, Oregon Language by Age

Klamath County, Oregon Language

91.68% of Klamath County, Oregon residents speak only English, while 8.32% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.66% of the population.

Klamath County, Oregon Poverty

Klamath County, Oregon Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White51,3808,59116.72%
Hispanic8,0022,16427.04%
Native2,15980137.10%
Multiple3,08963120.43%
Other1,15725722.21%
Asian61911718.90%
Black4917014.26%
Islander751621.33%

18.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.74%

Male Poverty Rate

20.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Klamath County, Oregon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Klamath County, Oregon is Native, with 37.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Klamath County, Oregon is Black, with 14.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.82%.

Klamath County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.75%
Some College16.00%
High School14.67%
Bachelors or Greater5.99%

Klamath County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed49.77%
Female Unemployed42.35%
Female Employed12.73%
Male Employed9.37%

Klamath County, Oregon Income

Klamath County, Oregon Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,531$56,774
Families$50,554$66,933
Married Families$59,182$76,814
Non Families$25,996$35,604

Klamath County, Oregon Marital Status

Klamath County, Oregon Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.9%

Male Marriage Rate

51.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Klamath County, Oregon Married by Age and Sex

Klamath County, Oregon Marriage

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

Klamath County, Oregon Marital Status by Race


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

Klamath County, Oregon Veterans

Klamath County, Oregon Veterans by War

7,071

Number of Veterans

6,640

Male Veterans

431

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,587
Second Gulf War1,328
First Gulf War1,292
Korea610
World War II331

Klamath County, Oregon Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,074
75+1,511
35 to 541,407
55 to 641,288
18 to 34791

Klamath County, Oregon Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,73114.59%
Indian16510.12%
Hispanic1222.43%
2 or More1135.77%
Black3912.96%
Other182.09%
Asian51.11%

Klamath County, Oregon Veterans by Education

7.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Klamath County, Oregon Employment Status

Klamath County, Oregon Employment by Age

54.3%

Labor Force Participation

48.8%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Klamath County, Oregon Employment by Race

Klamath County, Oregon Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Klamath County, Oregon

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Klamath Falls20991215245332.54%
Merrill844830-14-1.66%
Malin80580940.50%
Chiloquin734726-8-1.09%
Bonanza415414-1-0.24%
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