Oregon, Illinois Population 2021

3,438
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Oregon is a city located in Ogle County Illinois. It is also the county seat of Ogle County. With a 2020 population of 3,438, it is the 396th largest city in Illinois and the 5818th largest city in the United States . Oregon is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually and its population has decreased by -7.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,721 in 2010. Oregon reached it's highest population of 4,060 in 2000. Spanning over 2 miles, Oregon has a population density of 1,784 people per square mile.

The average household income in Oregon is $63,289 with a poverty rate of 14.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $520 per month, and the median house value is $117,100. The median age in Oregon is 46.2 years, 45.6 years for males, and 49.6 years for females.

Oregon Demographics

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

  • White: 96.54%
  • Two or more races: 2.46%
  • Black or African American: 0.37%
  • Asian: 0.24%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.21%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Oregon, Illinois is 3,438 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,486.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,721.

Oregon, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,68796.54%
Two or More Races942.46%
Black or African American140.37%
Asian90.24%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.18%
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Oregon Population by Race

Oregon Population Pyramid $2021

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Oregon Median Age

46.2


Total

45.6


Male

49.6


Female

Oregon Adults

There are 3,017 adults, (804 of whom are seniors) in Oregon.

Oregon Age Dependency

72.6

Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Oregon Sex Ratio

Female

1,867

48.89%

Male

1,952

51.11%

Oregon Population by Age

Oregon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Oregon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89%11%
All64.2%35.8%
Male56.4%43.6%
Female50%50%
Non Family44%56%

64.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oregon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7512.0964.2
Non Family7521.1344
Married7392.889
Female1823.0250
Male782.5556.4

2.72

Average Family Size

2.09

Average Household Size

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Oregon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade953.43%
9th to 12th Grade1977.11%
High School Graduate1,00936.41%
Some College72826.27%
Associates Degree2167.80%
Bachelors Degree38013.71%
Graduate Degree1465.27%
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Oregon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Oregon Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,6372,376524
Hispanic7050
2+ Races3827
Black10102
Asian99
Native American77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 20.00%.

Oregon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,077$51,846$24,300
Less Than 9th Grade$$41,280$5,958
High School Graduate$40,370$51,170$16,115
Some College$40,709$50,694$25,852
Bachelors Degree$62,784$63,438$59,375
Graduate Degree$44,653$49,904$42,917

$42,077

Average Earnings

$51,846

Average Male

$24,300

Average Female

Oregon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Oregon Language by Age

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Oregon Language

96.07% of Oregon residents speak only English, while 3.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.10% of the population.

Oregon Language

Oregon Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,33649614.87%
Multiple943335.11%

14.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.65%

Male Poverty Rate

17.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oregon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oregon is Multiple, with 35.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oregon is White, with 14.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.26%.

Oregon Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.47%
High School18.25%
Some College6.87%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Oregon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed78.85%
Male Unemployed45.78%
Female Employed19.93%
Male Employed5.26%

Oregon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Oregon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,875$63,289
Families$66,875$76,199
Married Families$80,815-
Non Families$24,167$40,604
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Income by Household Type

Oregon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.9%

Male Marriage Rate

46.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Oregon Married by Age and Sex

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Oregon 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.

Oregon Marital Status by Race

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Oregon Marital Status

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376

Number of Veterans

354

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam154
First Gulf War71
Korea37
Second Gulf War31
World War II15

Oregon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54107
55 to 64101
65 to 7486
75+82
18 to 34

Oregon Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White36512.44%
2+ Races1120.75%

Oregon Veterans by Race

Oregon Veterans by Education

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7.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oregon Veterans by Education

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61.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.5%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Oregon Employment by Age

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Oregon Employment by Race

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Oregon 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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78.50%

Born in Oregon

98.66%

Native Born

1.34%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.34%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.66% of Oregon residents were born in the United States, with 78.50% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Oregon Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,438-16-0.46%
20203,454-16-0.46%
20193,470-16-0.46%
20183,486-18-0.51%
20173,504-16-0.45%
20163,520-37-1.04%
20153,557-23-0.64%
20143,580-25-0.69%
20133,605-40-1.10%
20123,645-23-0.63%
20113,668-38-1.03%
20103,706-354-0.91%
20004,0601690.43%
19903,8913320.90%
19803,559200.06%
19703,539-193-0.53%
19603,7325271.53%
19503,2053801.27%
19402,8250.00%

Oregon Population by Year