Cave Junction, Oregon Population 2022

2,004
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Cave Junction is a city located in Josephine County Oregon. Cave Junction has a 2020 population of 2,004. Cave Junction is currently growing at a rate of 0.45% annually and its population has increased by 7.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,863 in 2010.

The average household income in Cave Junction is $38,798 with a poverty rate of 32.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $858 per month, and the median house value is $180,900. The median age in Cave Junction is 41.2 years, 36.4 years for males, and 41.6 years for females.

Cave Junction Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cave Junctionwas:

  • White: 95.03%
  • Black or African American: 2.32%
  • Asian: 2.28%
  • Native American: 0.33%
  • Two or more races: 0.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Cave Junction, Oregon is 2,004 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,004.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,863.

Cave Junction, Oregon Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,04695.03%
Black or African American502.32%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.33%
Asian492.28%
Two or More Races10.05%
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Cave Junction Population by Race

Cave Junction Population Pyramid 2022

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Cave Junction Median Age

42.1


Total

37.3


Male

53.4


Female

Cave Junction Adults

There are 1,578 adults, (598 of whom are seniors) in Cave Junction.

Cave Junction Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

61

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Cave Junction Sex Ratio

Female

1,178

54.71%

Male

975

45.29%

Cave Junction Population by Age

Cave Junction Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cave Junction Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.2%22.8%
Male75.7%24.3%
All67.3%32.7%
Non Family64.3%35.7%
Female44.4%55.6%

67.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cave Junction Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9292.3167.3
Married3333.3977.2
Male702.9975.7
Female1173.0644.4
Non Family4091.164.3

3.08

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

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Cave Junction Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade251.72%
9th to 12th Grade946.46%
High School Graduate47032.28%
Some College57439.42%
Associates Degree15410.58%
Bachelors Degree714.88%
Graduate Degree684.67%
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Cave Junction Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cave Junction Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,3161,198134
Hispanic83825
Black2828
Native American77
Asian2222

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 white people with a rate of 10.18%.

Cave Junction Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,208$28,897$17,609
Less Than 9th Grade$19,375$23,000$
High School Graduate$21,250$25,667$
Some College$35,083$37,083$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,208

Average Earnings

$28,897

Average Male

$17,609

Average Female

Cave Junction Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cave Junction Language by Age

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Cave Junction Language

97.90% of Cave Junction residents speak only English, while 2.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.70% of the population.

Cave Junction Language

Cave Junction Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,84467336.50%
Black50510.00%
OtherNaN%
Multiple11100.00%
Hispanic2033115.27%

32.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

35.69%

Male Poverty Rate

30.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cave Junction

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cave Junction is White, with 36.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cave Junction is Hispanic, with 15.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.43%.

Cave Junction Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.17%
High School29.57%
Some College27.88%
Bachelors or Greater15.83%

Cave Junction Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed25.22%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed11.34%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Cave Junction Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cave Junction Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$29,744$41,746
Families$40,536$47,813
Married Families$46,042-
Non Families$22,708$30,150
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Income by Household Type

Cave Junction Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.5%

Male Marriage Rate

37.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Cave Junction Married by Age and Sex

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Cave Junction Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Cave Junction Marital Status by Race

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Cave Junction Marital Status

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225

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War24
First Gulf War37
Vietnam113
Korea27
World War II

Cave Junction Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3413
35 to 5451
55 to 644
65 to 74100
75+57

Cave Junction Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White21814.34%
Black725.00%
Hispanic1711.89%

Cave Junction Veterans by Race

Cave Junction Veterans by Education

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8.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cave Junction Veterans by Education

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35.1%

Labor Force Participation

31.7%

Employment Rate

9.5%

Unemployment Rate

Cave Junction Employment by Age

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Cave Junction Employment by Race

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Cave Junction Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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34.65%

Born in Cave Junction

96.01%

Native Born

3.99%

Foreign Born

2.65%

Non Citizen

1.35%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.01% of Cave Junction residents were born in the United States, with 34.65% having been born in Oregon. 2.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Cave Junction Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,8630.00%
20111,862-1-0.05%
20121,86530.16%
20131,87050.27%
20141,87990.48%
20151,907281.49%
20161,929221.15%
20171,952231.19%
20181,968160.82%
20191,97790.46%
20201,98690.46%
20211,99590.45%
20222,00490.45%

Cave Junction Population by Year