Klamath County, Oregon Population 2018

Klamath County, Oregon's estimated population is 66,935 with a growth rate of 1.50% 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
201766,9359891.50%
201665,946-337-0.51%
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
White58,193
Two or More Races2,957
American Indian and Alaska Native2,222
Some Other Race1,398
Asian681
Black or African American407
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander88

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

Klamath 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

Klamath County, Oregon Median Age

42.6


Total

41.8


Male

43.3


Female

Klamath County, Oregon Adults

There are 51,636 adults, (12,728 of which are seniors) in Klamath County, Oregon.

Klamath County, Oregon Age Dependency

69.3

Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Klamath County, Oregon Sex Ratio

Female

32,941

49.95%

Male

33,005

50.05%

Klamath County, Oregon Households and Families

Klamath County, Oregon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Klamath County, Oregon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.3%20.7%
All64.1%35.9%
Non Family53.7%46.3%
Male45.6%54.4%
Female42.7%57.3%

64.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Klamath County, Oregon Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All27,0842.3964.1
Married12,8482.9779.3
Non Family9,5391.2953.7
Female3,1733.0842.7
Male1,5243.0545.6

2.9

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

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 Grade1,7053.72%
9th to 12th Grade3,9968.72%
High School Graduate14,05930.67%
Some College12,68427.67%
Associates Degree4,72510.31%
Bachelors Degree5,29311.55%
Graduate Degree3,3717.35%

Klamath County, Oregon Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White38,61134,7407,929
Hispanic3,7882,359295
Native American1,4091,277145
Multiple Races1,3241,15397
Other Race74552668
Asian449355178
Black26121419
Islander767111

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 93.42%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 39.64%.

Klamath County, Oregon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,647$32,426$23,824
Less Than High School$17,732$22,849$11,743
High School Grad$26,327$29,993$22,465
Some College$26,960$31,732$20,530
Bachelors Degree$42,420$49,384$37,870
Graduate Degree$60,859$68,795$51,689

$28,647

Average Earnings

$32,426

Average Male

$23,824

Average Female

Klamath County, Oregon Language

Klamath County, Oregon Language by Age

Klamath County, Oregon Language

92.04% of Klamath County, Oregon residents speak only English, while 7.96% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.16% of the population.

Klamath County, Oregon Poverty

Klamath County, Oregon Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White51,6248,56616.59%
Hispanic7,7222,12427.51%
Native2,15171133.05%
Multiple2,89861621.26%
Other1,38445432.80%
Black39213534.44%
Asian67613319.67%
Islander861315.12%

18.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.32%

Male Poverty Rate

20.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Klamath County, Oregon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Klamath County, Oregon is Black, with 34.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Klamath County, Oregon is Islander, with 15.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.84%.

Klamath County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.69%
High School16.61%
Some College15.72%
Bachelors or Greater4.12%

Klamath County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed44.36%
Female Unemployed43.45%
Female Employed12.62%
Male Employed8.23%

Klamath County, Oregon Income

Klamath County, Oregon Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,951$54,804
Families$49,147$64,669
Married Families$59,413$75,398
Non Families$25,908$34,385

Klamath County, Oregon Marital Status

Klamath County, Oregon Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.4%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

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

Klamath County, Oregon Veterans

Klamath County, Oregon Veterans by War

7,801

Number of Veterans

7,209

Male Veterans

592

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,913
First Gulf War1,235
Second Gulf War1,217
Korea759
World War II481

Klamath County, Oregon Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,122
75+1,754
55 to 641,622
35 to 541,515
18 to 34788

Klamath County, Oregon Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,42016.02%
Indian18611.27%
Hispanic1302.70%
2 or More985.73%
Black7123.13%
Other262.94%

Klamath County, Oregon Veterans by Education

7.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Klamath County, Oregon Employment Status

Klamath County, Oregon Employment by Age

54.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.1%

Employment Rate

11.3%

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