Nehalem, Oregon Population 2022

306
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Nehalem is a city located in Tillamook County Oregon. Nehalem has a 2020 population of 306. Nehalem is currently growing at a rate of 0.99% annually and its population has increased by 12.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 273 in 2010.

The average household income in Nehalem is $70,957 with a poverty rate of 12.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,000 per month, and the median house value is $251,900. The median age in Nehalem is 29.1 years, 26.2 years for males, and 34 years for females.

Nehalem Demographics

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

  • White: 92.35%
  • Native American: 4.92%
  • Two or more races: 2.73%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Nehalem, Oregon is 306 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 306.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 273.

Nehalem, Oregon Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White33892.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native184.92%
Two or More Races102.73%
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Nehalem Population by Race

Nehalem Population Pyramid 2022

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Nehalem Median Age

34.5


Total

32.8


Male

35.8


Female

Nehalem Adults

There are 296 adults, (70 of whom are seniors) in Nehalem.

Nehalem Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31

Child Dependency Ratio

Nehalem Sex Ratio

Female

176

48.09%

Male

190

51.91%

Nehalem Population by Age

Nehalem Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Nehalem Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family87.5%12.5%
Married69.4%30.6%
All65.9%34.1%
Female60%40%
Male0%100%

65.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nehalem Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1352.7165.9
Married623.2969.4
Male111.910
Female303.660
Non Family321.0387.5

2.92

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

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Nehalem Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade3815.14%
High School Graduate6425.50%
Some College6224.70%
Associates Degree4216.73%
Bachelors Degree2610.36%
Graduate Degree197.57%
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Nehalem Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Nehalem Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races666
White23719938
Native American881

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 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Nehalem Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,107$$35,481
Less Than 9th Grade$$$15,417
High School Graduate$42,847$42,875$42,813
Some College$35,469$$36,094
Bachelors Degree$23,438$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$29,107

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$35,481

Average Female

Nehalem Earnings by Educational Attainment

Nehalem Language by Age

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Nehalem Language

99.12% of Nehalem residents speak only English, while 0.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.58% of the population.

Nehalem Language

Nehalem Poverty by Race

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12.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.37%

Male Poverty Rate

17.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nehalem

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nehalem is White, with 13.31% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.75%.

Nehalem Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.68%
High School7.81%
Some College7.69%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Nehalem Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.09%
Male Unemployed12.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Nehalem Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Nehalem Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,875$68,186
Families$51,719$68,040
Married Families$76,250-
Non Families$42,143$51,431
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Income by Household Type

Nehalem Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.1%

Male Marriage Rate

45.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Nehalem Married by Age and Sex

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Nehalem 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 35-44.

Nehalem Marital Status by Race

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Nehalem Marital Status

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58

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War26
First Gulf War1
Vietnam26
Korea5
World War II

Nehalem Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3426
35 to 541
55 to 64
65 to 7421
75+10

Nehalem Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5419.35%
Native American436.36%

Nehalem Veterans by Race

Nehalem Veterans by Education

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1.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nehalem Veterans by Education

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72.9%

Labor Force Participation

64.5%

Employment Rate

11.5%

Unemployment Rate

Nehalem Employment by Age

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Nehalem Employment by Race

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Nehalem 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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62.84%

Born in Nehalem

98.63%

Native Born

1.37%

Foreign Born

0.55%

Non Citizen

0.82%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.63% of Nehalem residents were born in the United States, with 62.84% having been born in Oregon. 0.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Oceania.

Nehalem Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102730.00%
201127520.73%
2012273-2-0.73%
201327741.47%
201427810.36%
201528131.08%
201628872.49%
201729241.39%
201829420.68%
201929731.02%
202030031.01%
202130331.00%
202230630.99%

Nehalem Population by Year