Philomath, Oregon Population 2022

8,129
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Philomath is a city located in Benton County Oregon. Philomath has a 2020 population of 8,129. Philomath is currently growing at a rate of 11.23% annually and its population has increased by 76.64% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,602 in 2010.

The average household income in Philomath is $81,198 with a poverty rate of 8.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,044 per month, and the median house value is $264,900. The median age in Philomath is 33.9 years, 32.4 years for males, and 36.9 years for females.

Philomath Demographics

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

  • White: 83.51%
  • Two or more races: 7.43%
  • Black or African American: 3.95%
  • Asian: 2.51%
  • Other race: 1.96%
  • Native American: 0.51%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.14%
The current population of Philomath, Oregon is 8,129 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,129.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,602.

Philomath, Oregon Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,29583.51%
Black or African American2033.95%
American Indian and Alaska Native260.51%
Asian1292.51%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70.14%
Some Other Race1011.96%
Two or More Races3827.43%
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Philomath Population by Race

Philomath Population Pyramid 2022

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Philomath Median Age

32.2


Total

31.2


Male

35.4


Female

Philomath Adults

There are 3,750 adults, (666 of whom are seniors) in Philomath.

Philomath Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Philomath Sex Ratio

Female

2,519

48.98%

Male

2,624

51.02%

Philomath Population by Age

Philomath Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Philomath Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married75.3%24.7%
All65.2%34.8%
Female56.2%43.8%
Non Family48.5%51.5%

65.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Philomath Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8732.7465.2
Married1,0753.3275.3
Male153.27100
Female2103.3156.2
Non Family5731.4148.5

3.24

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

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Philomath Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade210.65%
9th to 12th Grade1063.27%
High School Graduate56417.40%
Some College70521.75%
Associates Degree39512.18%
Bachelors Degree93728.90%
Graduate Degree51415.85%
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Philomath Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Philomath Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander777
Black858577
Asian129129107
Native American202016
White2,7362,6221,178
2+ Races17816544
Hispanic17616341
Other Race6565

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Philomath Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,114$49,324$36,266
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$31,534$32,443$
Some College$36,583$43,750$36,238
Bachelors Degree$47,682$71,026$36,097
Graduate Degree$66,705$92,917$56,316

$41,114

Average Earnings

$49,324

Average Male

$36,266

Average Female

Philomath Earnings by Educational Attainment

Philomath Language by Age

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Philomath Language

93.43% of Philomath residents speak only English, while 6.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.20% of the population.

Philomath Language

Philomath Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple3737620.38%
Hispanic2973612.12%
Asian126129.52%
White4,2173067.26%
Other33NaN%

8.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.50%

Male Poverty Rate

9.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Philomath

The race most likely to be in poverty in Philomath is Multiple, with 20.38% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.30%.

Philomath Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.20%
High School12.34%
Some College8.38%
Bachelors or Greater2.28%

Philomath Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.76%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed6.36%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Philomath Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Philomath Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$77,938$83,950
Families$84,457$91,521
Married Families$85,861-
Non Families$51,250$61,849
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Income by Household Type

Philomath Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.4%

Male Marriage Rate

52.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Philomath Married by Age and Sex

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Philomath 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.

Philomath Marital Status by Race

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Philomath Marital Status

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254

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War116
First Gulf War76
Vietnam29
Korea42
World War II

Philomath Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3431
35 to 5491
55 to 6450
65 to 7429
75+53

Philomath Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2447.60%
Other Race1015.38%
Hispanic105.15%

Philomath Veterans by Race

Philomath Veterans by Education

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15.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Philomath Veterans by Education

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73.7%

Labor Force Participation

71.6%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Philomath Employment by Age

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Philomath Employment by Race

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Philomath 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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55.69%

Born in Philomath

96.46%

Native Born

3.54%

Foreign Born

2.10%

Non Citizen

1.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.46% of Philomath residents were born in the United States, with 55.69% having been born in Oregon. 2.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Philomath Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18802240.00%
19003431192.15%
19105051623.94%
1920591861.59%
19306941031.62%
19408561622.12%
19501,2894334.18%
19601,359700.53%
19701,6883292.19%
19802,6739854.70%
19902,9833101.10%
20003,8388552.55%
20104,6027641.83%
20114,638360.78%
20124,625-13-0.28%
20134,589-36-0.78%
20144,577-12-0.26%
20154,611340.74%
20164,700891.93%
20174,8111112.36%
20184,845340.71%
20195,66682116.95%
20206,48782114.49%
20217,30882112.66%
20228,12982111.23%

Philomath Population by Year