Gearhart, Oregon Population 2022

1,781
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Gearhart is a city located in Oregon. Gearhart has a 2020 population of 1,781. Gearhart is currently growing at a rate of 2.83% annually and its population has increased by 26.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,404 in 2010.

The average household income in Gearhart is $90,996 with a poverty rate of 7.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,247 per month, and the median house value is $382,500. The median age in Gearhart is 48.4 years, 44.5 years for males, and 49.6 years for females.

Gearhart Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Gearhartwas:

  • White: 93.04%
  • Two or more races: 5.32%
  • Asian: 1.65%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Gearhart, Oregon is 1,781 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,781.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,404.

Gearhart, Oregon Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,75093.04%
Asian311.65%
Two or More Races1005.32%
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Gearhart Population by Race

Gearhart Population Pyramid 2022

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Gearhart Median Age

44


Total

43.5


Male

44.6


Female

Gearhart Adults

There are 1,447 adults, (496 of whom are seniors) in Gearhart.

Gearhart Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

52.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Gearhart Sex Ratio

Female

987

52.47%

Male

894

47.53%

Gearhart Population by Age

Gearhart Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gearhart Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.7%12.3%
All80.8%19.2%
Non Family79.1%20.9%
Male68.2%31.8%
Female40%60%

80.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gearhart Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7102.6580.8
Married3673.2787.7
Male883.3868.2
Female252.8840
Non Family2301.3679.1

3.23

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

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Gearhart Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade60.45%
9th to 12th Grade614.54%
High School Graduate33524.91%
Some College38428.55%
Associates Degree654.83%
Bachelors Degree30722.83%
Graduate Degree18713.90%
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Gearhart Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gearhart Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian151515
White1,2471,195461
2+ Races656515
Hispanic36216

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

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

Gearhart Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,821$55,565$25,078
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$23,977$50,972$18,864
Some College$43,750$55,962$35,313
Bachelors Degree$53,359$56,563$48,125
Graduate Degree$95,972$125,000$82,917

$44,821

Average Earnings

$55,565

Average Male

$25,078

Average Female

Gearhart Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gearhart Language by Age

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Gearhart Language

96.34% of Gearhart residents speak only English, while 3.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.94% of the population.

Gearhart Language

Gearhart Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,7051217.10%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic861517.44%
Multiple10055.00%

7.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.26%

Male Poverty Rate

10.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gearhart

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gearhart is White, with 7.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gearhart is Multiple, with 5.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.09%.

Gearhart Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.39%
High School12.84%
Some College10.02%
Bachelors or Greater5.67%

Gearhart Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.39%
Male Unemployed14.29%
Female Employed6.75%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Gearhart Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gearhart Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$83,194$101,042
Families$104,231$124,454
Married Families$106,042-
Non Families$41,071$51,908
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Income by Household Type

Gearhart Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

52.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Gearhart Married by Age and Sex

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Gearhart Marriage

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

Gearhart Marital Status by Race

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Gearhart Marital Status

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199

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War69
First Gulf War32
Vietnam72
Korea6
World War II

Gearhart Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3451
35 to 5436
55 to 6419
65 to 7465
75+28

Gearhart Veterans by Age

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Gearhart Veterans by Race

Gearhart Veterans by Education

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4.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gearhart Veterans by Education

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59.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.6%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Gearhart Employment by Age

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Gearhart Employment by Race

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Gearhart 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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49.76%

Born in Gearhart

97.02%

Native Born

2.98%

Foreign Born

2.82%

Non Citizen

0.16%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.02% of Gearhart residents were born in the United States, with 49.76% having been born in Oregon. 2.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Gearhart Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,4040.00%
20111,41060.43%
20121,420100.71%
20131,417-3-0.21%
20141,437201.41%
20151,452151.04%
20161,496443.03%
20171,535392.61%
20181,585503.26%
20191,634493.09%
20201,683493.00%
20211,732492.91%
20221,781492.83%

Gearhart Population by Year