Astoria, Oregon Population 2023

10,391

Astoria is a city located in Clatsop County Oregon. It is also the county seat of Clatsop County. With a 2023 population of 10,391, it is the 62nd largest city in Oregon and the 4030th largest city in the United States.Astoria is currently growing at a rate of 0.68% annually and its population has increased by 2.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,181 in 2020. Spanning over 10 miles, Astoria has a population density of 1,693 people per square mile.

The average household income in Astoria is $65,982 with a poverty rate of 15.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Astoria is 41.5 years, 39.3 years for males, and 43.5 years for females.

Astoria Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Astoria was:

  • White: 86.87%
  • Two or more races: 8.25%
  • Other race: 2.72%
  • Asian: 1.05%
  • Native American: 0.5%
  • Black or African American: 0.4%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.21%
The current population of Astoria, Oregon is 10,391 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 10,181.

Astoria, Oregon Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Other race

Asian

Native American

Black or African American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Astoria Population by Race

Astoria Population Pyramid 2023

Astoria Median Age

41.5

Total

39.3

Male

43.5

Female

Astoria Adults

There are 7,980 adults, (1,945 of whom are seniors) in Astoria.

Astoria Age Dependency

64.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Astoria Sex Ratio

Female5,22052.57%
Male4,70947.43%

Astoria Population by Age

Astoria Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.04

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

50.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Astoria Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Astoria Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Astoria Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 67.31%.

Astoria Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$35,777

Average Earnings

$40,040

Average Male

$33,547

Average Female

Astoria Earnings by Educational Attainment

Astoria Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Astoria Language

90.58% of Astoria residents speak only English, while 9.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.6% of the population.

Astoria Language

Astoria Poverty by Race

rate

15.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.6%

Male Poverty Rate

12.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Astoria

The race most likely to be in poverty in Astoria is Black, with 45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Astoria is Asian, with 6.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.28%.

Astoria Poverty

Astoria Poverty Rate by Education

Astoria Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Astoria Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Astoria Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.0%

Male Marriage Rate

40.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Astoria Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Astoria Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Astoria Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Astoria Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

869

Number of Veterans

730

Male Veterans

139

Female Veterans

Astoria Veterans by War

Astoria Veterans by Age

count

Astoria Veterans by Race

Astoria Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

7.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Astoria Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

62.7%

Labor Force Participation

56.9%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Astoria Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Astoria Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Astoria Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

40.8%

Born in Astoria

90.7%

Native Born

6.83%

Foreign Born

4.34%

Non Citizen

2.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.7% of Astoria residents were born in the United States, with 40.8% having been born in Oregon. 4.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Astoria Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Astoria Population by Year