John Day, Oregon Population 2022

1,681
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John Day is a city located in Grant County Oregon. John Day has a 2020 population of 1,681. John Day is currently growing at a rate of 0.18% annually but its population has decreased by -4.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,752 in 2010.

The average household income in John Day is $56,271 with a poverty rate of 18.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $745 per month, and the median house value is $124,400. The median age in John Day is 38.6 years, 36.1 years for males, and 43.2 years for females.

John Day Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of John Daywas:

  • White: 92.18%
  • Two or more races: 3.16%
  • Native American: 2.47%
  • Asian: 1.84%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.34%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of John Day, Oregon is 1,681 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,681.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,752.

John Day, Oregon Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,60492.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native432.47%
Asian321.84%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.34%
Two or More Races553.16%
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John Day Population by Race

John Day Population Pyramid 2022

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John Day Median Age

43.9


Total

43.5


Male

45


Female

John Day Adults

There are 1,412 adults, (355 of whom are seniors) in John Day.

John Day Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31

Child Dependency Ratio

John Day Sex Ratio

Female

781

44.89%

Male

959

55.11%

John Day Population by Age

John Day Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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John Day Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married73.9%26.1%
All65.6%34.4%
Non Family61%39%
Female36.4%63.6%

65.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

John Day Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8741.965.6
Married3372.973.9
Male261.65100
Female552.5536.4
Non Family4561.161

2.71

Average Family Size

1.9

Average Household Size

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John Day Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade241.89%
9th to 12th Grade1169.11%
High School Graduate42233.15%
Some College24519.25%
Associates Degree16312.80%
Bachelors Degree18314.38%
Graduate Degree1209.43%
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John Day Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

John Day Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian323232
2+ Races282424
White1,116990242
Native American26165
Islander66
Hispanic6565

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%.

John Day Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,523$36,654$30,547
Less Than 9th Grade$27,679$$30,481
High School Graduate$28,942$35,074$28,194
Some College$41,500$$40,688
Bachelors Degree$60,284$62,386$16,875
Graduate Degree$53,333$53,333$53,333

$33,523

Average Earnings

$36,654

Average Male

$30,547

Average Female

John Day Earnings by Educational Attainment

John Day Language by Age

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John Day Language

92.64% of John Day residents speak only English, while 7.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.71% of the population.

John Day Language

John Day Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native43920.93%
White1,51829619.50%
OtherNaN%
Multiple551018.18%

18.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.71%

Male Poverty Rate

23.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in John Day

The race most likely to be in poverty in John Day is Native, with 20.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in John Day is Multiple, with 18.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.31%.

John Day Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade51.43%
High School18.75%
Some College5.49%
Bachelors or Greater6.92%

John Day Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.64%
Male Unemployed23.08%
Female Employed10.95%
Female Unemployed100.00%

John Day Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

John Day Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,625$61,612
Families$70,000$72,110
Married Families$72,464-
Non Families$30,000$49,771
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Income by Household Type

John Day Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.8%

Male Marriage Rate

48.4%

Female Marriage Rate

John Day Married by Age and Sex

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John Day 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 55-64.

John Day Marital Status by Race

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John Day Marital Status

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74

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War5
First Gulf War4
Vietnam35
Korea14
World War II

John Day Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 345
35 to 5410
55 to 649
65 to 7431
75+19

John Day Veterans by Age

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John Day Veterans by Race

John Day Veterans by Education

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12.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

John Day Veterans by Education

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62.9%

Labor Force Participation

57%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

John Day Employment by Age

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John Day Employment by Race

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John Day 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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62.41%

Born in John Day

96.78%

Native Born

3.22%

Foreign Born

1.90%

Non Citizen

1.32%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.78% of John Day residents were born in the United States, with 62.41% having been born in Oregon. 1.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

John Day Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,7520.00%
20111,737-15-0.86%
20121,717-20-1.15%
20131,702-15-0.87%
20141,681-21-1.23%
20151,675-6-0.36%
20161,665-10-0.60%
20171,67050.30%
20181,669-1-0.06%
20191,67230.18%
20201,67530.18%
20211,67830.18%
20221,68130.18%

John Day Population by Year