Malheur County, Oregon Population 2018

Malheur County, Oregon's estimated population is 30,480 with a growth rate of 0.29% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Malheur County, Oregon is the 20th largest county in Oregon.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201730,421-59-0.19%
201730,480870.29%
201630,3931890.63%
201530,204-163-0.54%
201430,367-292-0.95%
201330,659240.08%
201230,635-195-0.63%
201130,830-516-1.65%
201031,3465,30820.39%
199026,038-858-3.19%
198026,8963,72716.09%
197023,1694051.78%
196022,764-459-1.98%
195023,2233,45617.48%
194019,7678,49875.41%
193011,2693623.32%
192010,9072,30626.81%
19108,6014,398104.64%
19004,2031,60261.59%
18902,6010.00%

Malheur County, Oregon Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White26,489
Some Other Race1,760
Two or More Races1,028
Asian486
American Indian and Alaska Native325
Black or African American306
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander27

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

Malheur County, Oregon Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,2001,400 Male Population2004006008001,0001,2001,400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Malheur County, Oregon Median Age

36.1


Total

35.6


Male

37.2


Female

Malheur County, Oregon Adults

There are 22,690 adults, (4,861 of whom are seniors) in Malheur County, Oregon.

Malheur County, Oregon Age Dependency

70.6

Age Dependency Ratio

27.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Malheur County, Oregon Sex Ratio

Female

13,907

45.72%

Male

16,514

54.28%

Malheur County, Oregon Households and Families

Malheur County, Oregon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Malheur County, Oregon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.7%27.3%
All58%42%
Male57.4%42.6%
Non Family45.6%54.4%
Female39.2%60.8%

58.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Malheur County, Oregon Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,2622.6158
Married4,7703.2872.7
Non Family3,2861.245.6
Female1,5213.2939.2
Male6853.2357.4

3.19

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Malheur County, Oregon Households

Malheur County, Oregon Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5567.89%
9th to 12th Grade2,16310.97%
High School Graduate6,04330.65%
Some College5,66728.74%
Associates Degree1,6868.55%
Bachelors Degree1,7969.11%
Graduate Degree8054.08%

Malheur County, Oregon Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,75212,3002,329
Hispanic4,8772,789195
Other Race99052946
Multiple Races54343344
Asian39334334
Black2401818
Native American1631135
Islander2222

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 16.94%.

Malheur County, Oregon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,116$31,479$21,503
Less Than High School$20,722$30,216$12,137
High School Grad$25,798$29,109$20,748
Some College$27,395$31,853$23,420
Bachelors Degree$31,027$37,404$21,172
Graduate Degree$55,577$52,083$62,361

$27,116

Average Earnings

$31,479

Average Male

$21,503

Average Female

Malheur County, Oregon Language

Malheur County, Oregon Language by Age

Malheur County, Oregon Language

75.22% of Malheur County, Oregon residents speak only English, while 24.78% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.20% of the population.

Malheur County, Oregon Poverty

Malheur County, Oregon Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic9,3823,31635.34%
White16,4913,19519.37%
Other1,55157236.88%
Multiple75634846.03%
Native20111858.71%
Black813846.91%
Asian404358.66%
Islander15533.33%

25.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.53%

Male Poverty Rate

27.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Malheur County, Oregon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Malheur County, Oregon is Native, with 58.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Malheur County, Oregon is Asian, with 8.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.43%.

Malheur County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.37%
High School20.24%
Some College15.20%
Bachelors or Greater9.23%

Malheur County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed58.70%
Male Unemployed40.73%
Female Employed14.55%
Male Employed12.34%

Malheur County, Oregon Income

Malheur County, Oregon Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,112$50,989
Families$46,571$58,310
Married Families$60,352$69,712
Non Families$20,962$32,444

Malheur County, Oregon Marital Status

Malheur County, Oregon Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.0%

Male Marriage Rate

49.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Malheur County, Oregon Married by Age and Sex

Malheur 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 55To64.

Malheur County, Oregon Marital Status by Race


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

Malheur County, Oregon Veterans

Malheur County, Oregon Veterans by War

1,964

Number of Veterans

1,877

Male Veterans

87

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam725
Korea264
First Gulf War260
Second Gulf War176
World War II108

Malheur County, Oregon Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74560
75+541
35 to 54399
55 to 64343
18 to 34121

Malheur County, Oregon Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8159.16%
Hispanic951.53%
Asian4911.69%
2 or More334.53%
Other292.45%
Black278.94%
Indian115.29%

Malheur County, Oregon Veterans by Education

9.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Malheur County, Oregon Employment Status

Malheur County, Oregon Employment by Age

50.2%

Labor Force Participation

45.9%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Malheur County, Oregon Employment by Race

Malheur County, Oregon Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Malheur County, Oregon

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ontario1136611027-339-2.98%
Nyssa32673188-79-2.42%
Vale18741814-60-3.20%
Jordan Valley181175-6-3.31%
Adrian177172-5-2.82%
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