Wallowa County, Oregon Population 2018

Wallowa County, Oregon's estimated population is 7,051 with a growth rate of 1.95% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wallowa County, Oregon is the 33rd largest county in Oregon.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,864-187-2.65%
20177,0511351.95%
20166,9161061.56%
20156,810330.49%
20146,77790.13%
20136,768-31-0.46%
20126,799-177-2.54%
20116,976-35-0.50%
20107,0111001.45%
19906,911-362-4.98%
19807,2731,02616.42%
19706,247-855-12.04%
19607,102-162-2.23%
19507,264-359-4.71%
19407,623-191-2.44%
19307,814-1,964-20.09%
19209,7781,41416.91%
19108,3642,82651.03%
19005,5381,87751.27%
18903,6610.00%

Wallowa County, Oregon Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,561
Two or More Races221
Some Other Race28
Asian19
Black or African American15
American Indian and Alaska Native13
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander7

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

Wallowa County, Oregon Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400 Male Population100200300400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Wallowa County, Oregon Median Age

52.7


Total

52.5


Male

52.9


Female

Wallowa County, Oregon Adults

There are 5,634 adults, (1,877 of whom are seniors) in Wallowa County, Oregon.

Wallowa County, Oregon Age Dependency

82.7

Age Dependency Ratio

50

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Wallowa County, Oregon Sex Ratio

Female

3,567

51.97%

Male

3,297

48.03%

Wallowa County, Oregon Households and Families

Wallowa County, Oregon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Wallowa County, Oregon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.3%17.7%
All67.9%32.1%
Non Family56.5%43.5%
Female43.4%56.6%
Male33.9%66.1%

67.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wallowa County, Oregon Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1262.1567.9
Married1,6042.6982.3
Non Family1,1681.1356.5
Female2423.143.4
Male1123.1333.9

2.7

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wallowa County, Oregon Households

Wallowa County, Oregon Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1102.04%
9th to 12th Grade2755.10%
High School Graduate1,64330.48%
Some College1,44926.88%
Associates Degree5259.74%
Bachelors Degree86916.12%
Graduate Degree5199.63%

Wallowa County, Oregon Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,0464,6991,298
Multiple Races17415341
Hispanic1099938
Other Race282828
Asian19193
Black1515
Native American136
Islander77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Wallowa County, Oregon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,151$32,424$25,109
Less Than High School$24,375$29,792$15,682
High School Grad$24,102$26,098$21,833
Some College$28,559$32,375$22,946
Bachelors Degree$34,750$41,719$24,917
Graduate Degree$46,429$45,156$50,163

$30,151

Average Earnings

$32,424

Average Male

$25,109

Average Female

Wallowa County, Oregon Language

Wallowa County, Oregon Language by Age

Wallowa County, Oregon Language

96.49% of Wallowa County, Oregon residents speak only English, while 3.51% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.69% of the population.

Wallowa County, Oregon Poverty

Wallowa County, Oregon Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,31986013.61%
Multiple2143616.82%
Hispanic1863116.67%

13.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.38%

Male Poverty Rate

14.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wallowa County, Oregon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wallowa County, Oregon is Multiple, with 16.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wallowa County, Oregon is White, with 13.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.78%.

Wallowa County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School18.20%
Less Than High School14.93%
Some College9.19%
Bachelors or Greater8.45%

Wallowa County, Oregon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.45%
Male Unemployed16.00%
Male Employed7.18%
Female Employed6.08%

Wallowa County, Oregon Income

Wallowa County, Oregon Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,877$57,372
Families$60,606$71,642
Married Families$69,143$
Non Families$24,351$31,981

Wallowa County, Oregon Marital Status

Wallowa County, Oregon Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.5%

Male Marriage Rate

57.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Wallowa County, Oregon Married by Age and Sex

Wallowa 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 45To54.

Wallowa County, Oregon Marital Status by Race


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

Wallowa County, Oregon Veterans

Wallowa County, Oregon Veterans by War

636

Number of Veterans

606

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam333
Second Gulf War56
World War II53
Korea52
First Gulf War35

Wallowa County, Oregon Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74243
75+218
55 to 64115
18 to 3434
35 to 5426

Wallowa County, Oregon Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White63311.78%
Hispanic1311.93%
2 or More31.67%

Wallowa County, Oregon Veterans by Education

6.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wallowa County, Oregon Employment Status

Wallowa County, Oregon Employment by Age

55.2%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Wallowa County, Oregon Employment by Race

Wallowa County, Oregon Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wallowa County, Oregon

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Enterprise19381916-22-1.14%
Joseph10941089-5-0.46%
Wallowa814810-4-0.49%
Lostine214213-1-0.47%
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