Lane County, Oregon Population 2019

Lane County, Oregon's estimated population is 375,617 with a growth rate of 1.78% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lane County, Oregon is the 4th largest county in Oregon.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018379,6113,9941.06%
2017375,6176,5561.78%
2016369,0617,0141.94%
2015362,0473,9711.11%
2014358,0762,5700.72%
2013355,5064250.12%
2012355,0811,0760.30%
2011354,0052,0820.59%
2010351,92369,01124.39%
1990282,9127,6862.79%
1980275,22661,86829.00%
1970213,35850,46830.98%
1960162,89037,11429.51%
1950125,77656,68082.03%
194069,09614,60326.80%
193054,49318,32750.67%
192036,1662,3837.05%
191033,78314,17972.33%
190019,6044,40628.99%
189015,1985,78761.49%
18809,4112,98546.45%
18706,4261,64634.44%
18604,7800.00%

How Many People Live in Lane County, Oregon?

375,617

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White318,75387.70%
Two or More Races18,0394.96%
Asian9,3242.57%
Some Other Race8,5072.34%
Black or African American4,1491.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native3,8221.05%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8770.24%

Lane County, Oregon Population Pyramid 2019

Lane County, Oregon Median Age

39.4


Total

37.8


Male

41.1


Female

Lane County, Oregon Adults

There are 294,521 adults, (64,464 of whom are seniors) in Lane County, Oregon.

Lane County, Oregon Age Dependency

58

Age Dependency Ratio

28

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30

Child Dependency Ratio

Lane County, Oregon Sex Ratio

Female

184,355

50.72%

Male

179,116

49.28%

Lane County, Oregon Households and Families

Lane County, Oregon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lane County, Oregon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78%22%
All58.8%41.2%
Male46.1%53.9%
Non Family43.6%56.4%
Female42.1%57.9%

58.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All148,7522.3958.8
Married66,062378
Non Family60,7751.4343.6
Female14,9933.2342.1
Male6,9223.2446.1

2.92

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lane County, Oregon Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,5292.64%
9th to 12th Grade14,4865.86%
High School Graduate58,98023.86%
Some College71,46028.91%
Associates Degree22,5799.14%
Bachelors Degree43,75617.70%
Graduate Degree29,35811.88%

Lane County, Oregon Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White215,343200,76364,978
Hispanic15,18610,5012,566
Multiple Races7,8887,0242,128
Asian4,8814,3482,658
Other Race4,5432,622389
Black2,4852,300788
Native American2,3871,985375
Islander44737155

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.23%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 54.46%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,074$36,456$26,191
Less Than High School$23,654$28,636$17,709
High School Grad$26,698$31,817$21,029
Some College$29,686$35,236$25,142
Bachelors Degree$36,124$45,892$30,718
Graduate Degree$50,908$61,667$42,108

$31,074

Average Earnings

$36,456

Average Male

$26,191

Average Female

Lane County, Oregon Language

Lane County, Oregon Language by Age

Lane County, Oregon Language

91.41% of Lane County, Oregon residents speak only English, while 8.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.98% of the population.

Lane County, Oregon Poverty

Lane County, Oregon Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White294,83550,93117.27%
Hispanic29,7856,54921.99%
Multiple17,4885,22129.85%
Asian8,9623,01933.69%
Other8,2541,68620.43%
Black3,9821,13928.60%
Native3,75994625.17%
Islander81831438.39%

18.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.97%

Male Poverty Rate

19.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lane County, Oregon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lane County, Oregon is Islander, with 38.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lane County, Oregon is White, with 17.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.86%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.17%
High School17.26%
Some College14.75%
Bachelors or Greater7.59%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed49.19%
Male Unemployed32.67%
Female Employed13.58%
Male Employed10.23%

Lane County, Oregon Income

Lane County, Oregon Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,710$64,571
Families$62,435$79,118
Married Families$72,608$90,285
Non Families$27,339$40,410

Lane County, Oregon Marital Status

Lane County, Oregon Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.6%

Male Marriage Rate

44.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Lane County, Oregon Married by Age and Sex

Lane County, Oregon Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lane County, Oregon Marital Status by Race

Lane County, Oregon Veterans

27,745

Number of Veterans

25,468

Male Veterans

2,277

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam11,462
First Gulf War3,827
Second Gulf War3,362
Korea2,678
World War II1,537
Age Group Veterans
65 to 748,256
75+6,886
55 to 645,375
35 to 545,136
18 to 342,092

Lane County, Oregon Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White26,29110.04%
2 or More7696.95%
Hispanic7513.77%
Indian2056.41%
Asian1622.02%
Black1524.45%
Other1502.44%
Hawaiian162.39%

Lane County, Oregon Veterans by Education

10.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lane County, Oregon Employment Status

59.8%

Labor Force Participation

55.2%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Lane County, Oregon Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

46.44%

Born in Oregon

94.09%

Native Born

5.91%

Foreign Born

3.55%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.09% of Lane County, Oregon residents were born in the United States, with 46.44% having been born in Oregon. 3.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Lane County, Oregon

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Eugene156412166575101636.50%
Springfield593676189325264.25%
Cottage Grove9674101094354.50%
Florence846488003363.97%
Junction City5349605270313.14%
Creswell503652922565.08%
Veneta455849183607.90%
Oakridge32003246461.44%
Dunes City12991362634.85%
Lowell10421095535.09%
Coburg10281066383.70%
Westfir25125872.79%
  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