Milwaukie, Oregon Population 2023

21,368

Milwaukie is a city located in Oregon. With a 2023 population of 21,368, it is the 32nd largest city in Oregon and the 2174th largest city in the United States.Milwaukie is currently growing at a rate of 0.39% annually and its population has increased by 1.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,119 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, Milwaukie has a population density of 4,359 people per square mile.

The average household income in Milwaukie is $76,725 with a poverty rate of 11.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Milwaukie is 39.2 years, 39.2 years for males, and 39.1 years for females.

Milwaukie Demographics

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

  • White: 87.54%
  • Two or more races: 6.49%
  • Asian: 2.46%
  • Other race: 2.25%
  • Black or African American: 0.83%
  • Native American: 0.36%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.07%
The current population of Milwaukie, Oregon is 21,368 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 21,119.

Milwaukie, Oregon Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Milwaukie Population by Race

Milwaukie Population Pyramid 2023

Milwaukie Median Age

39.2

Total

39.2

Male

39.1

Female

Milwaukie Adults

There are 17,313 adults, (3,080 of whom are seniors) in Milwaukie.

Milwaukie Age Dependency

48.1

Age Dependency Ratio

21.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Milwaukie Sex Ratio

Female10,87951.59%
Male10,20748.41%

Milwaukie Population by Age

Milwaukie Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.85

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

61.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Milwaukie Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Milwaukie Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Milwaukie Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 35.31%.

Milwaukie Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$44,817

Average Earnings

$53,194

Average Male

$38,176

Average Female

Milwaukie Earnings by Educational Attainment

Milwaukie Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Milwaukie Language

93.37% of Milwaukie residents speak only English, while 6.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.24% of the population.

Milwaukie Language

Milwaukie Poverty by Race

rate

11.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.79%

Male Poverty Rate

12.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Milwaukie

The race most likely to be in poverty in Milwaukie is Islander, with 53.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Milwaukie is Other, with 2.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.15%.

Milwaukie Poverty

Milwaukie Poverty Rate by Education

Milwaukie Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Milwaukie Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Milwaukie Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

41.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.7%

Male Marriage Rate

40.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Milwaukie Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Milwaukie 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 45-54.

Milwaukie Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Milwaukie Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,177

Number of Veterans

1,128

Male Veterans

49

Female Veterans

Milwaukie Veterans by War

Milwaukie Veterans by Age

count

Milwaukie Veterans by Race

Milwaukie Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

8.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Milwaukie Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

72%

Labor Force Participation

68.6%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Milwaukie Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Milwaukie Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Milwaukie 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

50.95%

Born in Milwaukie

95.46%

Native Born

4.38%

Foreign Born

2.33%

Non Citizen

2.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.46% of Milwaukie residents were born in the United States, with 50.95% having been born in Oregon. 2.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Milwaukie Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Milwaukie Population by Year