Gresham, Oregon Population 2022

108,100
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Gresham is a city located in Multnomah County Oregon. Gresham has a 2020 population of 108,100. Gresham is currently declining at a rate of -0.39% annually but its population has increased by 1.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 106,008 in 2010.

The average household income in Gresham is $69,723 with a poverty rate of 16.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,233 per month, and the median house value is $318,300. The median age in Gresham is 36.7 years, 35.1 years for males, and 38.6 years for females.

Gresham Demographics

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

  • White: 77.47%
  • Two or more races: 8.30%
  • Asian: 4.38%
  • Black or African American: 3.98%
  • Other race: 3.57%
  • Native American: 1.52%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.78%
The current population of Gresham, Oregon is 108,100 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 108,100.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 106,008.

Gresham, Oregon Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White85,56577.47%
Black or African American4,3953.98%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,6751.52%
Asian4,8424.38%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8670.78%
Some Other Race3,9423.57%
Two or More Races9,1708.30%
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Gresham Population by Race

Gresham Population Pyramid 2022

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Gresham Median Age

36.5


Total

34.9


Male

38


Female

Gresham Adults

There are 84,097 adults, (15,572 of whom are seniors) in Gresham.

Gresham Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Gresham Sex Ratio

Female

55,644

50.38%

Male

54,812

49.62%

Gresham Population by Age

Gresham Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gresham Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.3%27.7%
All55%45%
Male42.8%57.2%
Non Family42.7%57.3%
Female34%66%

55.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gresham Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All39,9322.7255
Married18,2613.3872.3
Male2,0833.342.8
Female6,0273.5434
Non Family13,5611.3842.7

3.27

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Gresham Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,2985.84%
9th to 12th Grade5,3437.26%
High School Graduate19,39526.35%
Some College19,91027.05%
Associates Degree7,96810.82%
Bachelors Degree10,75514.61%
Graduate Degree5,9428.07%
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Gresham Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gresham Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian3,5332,680963
White53,12449,91013,298
2+ Races3,3372,904688
Islander590528114
Black2,5572,242399
Native American920705143
Other Race2,0901,167277
Hispanic11,3966,3631,259

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.95%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 27.26%.

Gresham Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,252$42,182$31,809
Less Than 9th Grade$25,959$32,056$17,834
High School Graduate$34,169$40,832$26,461
Some College$36,739$40,545$32,617
Bachelors Degree$50,324$65,400$40,911
Graduate Degree$67,594$73,371$61,275

$37,252

Average Earnings

$42,182

Average Male

$31,809

Average Female

Gresham Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gresham Language by Age

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Gresham Language

73.42% of Gresham residents speak only English, while 26.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.17% of the population.

Gresham Language

Gresham Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1,58258737.10%
Black4,2491,37132.27%
Hispanic23,9526,97029.10%
Multiple9,0621,81320.01%
White69,8807,62210.91%
Asian4,8152855.92%
Islander867232.65%
Other1,055NaN%

16.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.58%

Male Poverty Rate

18.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gresham

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gresham is Native, with 37.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gresham is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.05%.

Gresham Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.02%
High School13.62%
Some College10.25%
Bachelors or Greater5.06%

Gresham Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.31%
Male Unemployed22.84%
Female Employed8.93%
Female Unemployed36.11%

Gresham Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gresham Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,250$74,177
Families$68,342$83,530
Married Families$85,133-
Non Families$39,017$49,393
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Income by Household Type

Gresham Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

44.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Gresham Married by Age and Sex

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Gresham Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Gresham Marital Status by Race

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Gresham Marital Status

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6,049

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War857
First Gulf War1,278
Vietnam2,294
Korea298
World War II184

Gresham Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34492
35 to 541,352
55 to 641,268
65 to 741,810
75+1,127

Gresham Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5,3627.90%
Black1063.31%
Native American524.58%
Asian421.04%
Islander10416.15%
Other Race943.54%
2+ Races2896.36%
Hispanic4313.01%

Gresham Veterans by Race

Gresham Veterans by Education

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6.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gresham Veterans by Education

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64.8%

Labor Force Participation

61%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Gresham Employment by Age

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Gresham Employment by Race

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Gresham 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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51.19%

Born in Gresham

83.55%

Native Born

16.45%

Foreign Born

9.34%

Non Citizen

7.12%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

83.55% of Gresham residents were born in the United States, with 51.19% having been born in Oregon. 9.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Gresham Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19105400.00%
19201,1035637.40%
19301,6355324.01%
19402,0003652.04%
19503,0491,0494.31%
19603,9448952.61%
197010,0306,0869.78%
198033,00522,97512.65%
199068,23535,2307.53%
200090,20521,9702.83%
2010106,00815,8031.63%
2011107,7201,7121.61%
2012108,7791,0590.98%
2013109,2214420.41%
2014110,0298080.74%
2015110,3783490.32%
2016111,7621,3841.25%
2017111,243-519-0.46%
2018109,808-1,435-1.29%
2019109,381-427-0.39%
2020108,954-427-0.39%
2021108,527-427-0.39%
2022108,100-427-0.39%

Gresham Population by Year