Myrtle Creek, Oregon Population 2022

3,546
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Myrtle Creek is a city located in Douglas County Oregon. Myrtle Creek has a 2020 population of 3,546. Myrtle Creek is currently growing at a rate of 0.60% annually and its population has increased by 4.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,397 in 2010.

The average household income in Myrtle Creek is $62,629 with a poverty rate of 18.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $786 per month, and the median house value is $172,900. The median age in Myrtle Creek is 39.5 years, 40.1 years for males, and 39.3 years for females.

Myrtle Creek Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Myrtle Creekwas:

  • White: 94.49%
  • Two or more races: 3.92%
  • Native American: 0.90%
  • Black or African American: 0.46%
  • Asian: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Myrtle Creek, Oregon is 3,546 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,546.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,397.

Myrtle Creek, Oregon Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,25794.49%
Black or African American160.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native310.90%
Asian80.23%
Two or More Races1353.92%
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Myrtle Creek Population by Race

Myrtle Creek Population Pyramid 2022

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Myrtle Creek Median Age

40.3


Total

40.3


Male

40.2


Female

Myrtle Creek Adults

There are 2,679 adults, (630 of whom are seniors) in Myrtle Creek.

Myrtle Creek Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Myrtle Creek Sex Ratio

Female

1,793

52.02%

Male

1,654

47.98%

Myrtle Creek Population by Age

Myrtle Creek Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Myrtle Creek Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.6%18.4%
All61.9%38.1%
Female45.5%54.5%
Non Family45.5%54.5%
Male7.5%92.5%

61.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Myrtle Creek Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1812.8861.9
Married6083.3481.6
Male673.767.5
Female2532.9845.5
Non Family2531.4745.5

3.08

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

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Myrtle Creek Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade281.10%
9th to 12th Grade2198.62%
High School Graduate1,05541.54%
Some College81832.20%
Associates Degree1546.06%
Bachelors Degree2278.94%
Graduate Degree391.54%
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Myrtle Creek Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Myrtle Creek Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1688
White2,3762,137258
Native American3131
Asian88
2+ Races9595
Hispanic1515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 50.00%.

Myrtle Creek Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,750$32,154$
Less Than 9th Grade$30,192$$
High School Graduate$33,102$47,794$9,920
Some College$23,681$21,915$31,725
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$63,194$63,194$

$28,750

Average Earnings

$32,154

Average Male

$

Average Female

Myrtle Creek Earnings by Educational Attainment

Myrtle Creek Language by Age

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Myrtle Creek Language

99.06% of Myrtle Creek residents speak only English, while 0.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.25% of the population.

Myrtle Creek Language

Myrtle Creek Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian88100.00%
Native311961.29%
White3,15857218.11%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic761013.16%
Multiple1351712.59%

18.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.31%

Male Poverty Rate

24.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Myrtle Creek

The race most likely to be in poverty in Myrtle Creek is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Myrtle Creek is Multiple, with 12.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.42%.

Myrtle Creek Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.36%
High School17.25%
Some College13.07%
Bachelors or Greater3.01%

Myrtle Creek Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.49%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed15.87%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Myrtle Creek Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Myrtle Creek Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,940$64,671
Families$56,188$67,090
Married Families$70,463-
Non Families$36,140$43,184
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Income by Household Type

Myrtle Creek Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Myrtle Creek Married by Age and Sex

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Myrtle Creek 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 45-54.

Myrtle Creek Marital Status by Race

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Myrtle Creek Marital Status

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257

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War30
First Gulf War63
Vietnam102
Korea7
World War II

Myrtle Creek Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3423
35 to 5444
55 to 6471
65 to 7484
75+35

Myrtle Creek Veterans by Age

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Myrtle Creek Veterans by Race

Myrtle Creek Veterans by Education

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17.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

59.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Myrtle Creek Veterans by Education

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60.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.2%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Myrtle Creek Employment by Age

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Myrtle Creek Employment by Race

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Myrtle Creek 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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50.74%

Born in Myrtle Creek

99.51%

Native Born

0.49%

Foreign Born

0.03%

Non Citizen

0.46%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.51% of Myrtle Creek residents were born in the United States, with 50.74% having been born in Oregon. 0.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Myrtle Creek Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18801190.00%
1900189702.34%
19104292408.54%
1920385-44-1.08%
1930401160.41%
1940441400.96%
19501,7811,34014.98%
19602,2314502.28%
19702,7335022.05%
19803,3656322.10%
19903,063-302-0.94%
20003,4193561.11%
20103,397-22-0.06%
20113,386-11-0.32%
20123,374-12-0.35%
20133,364-10-0.30%
20143,362-2-0.06%
20153,384220.65%
20163,408240.71%
20173,439310.91%
20183,462230.67%
20193,483210.61%
20203,504210.60%
20213,525210.60%
20223,546210.60%

Myrtle Creek Population by Year