Rainier is a city located in Columbia County Oregon. Rainier has a 2020 population of 2,028. Rainier is currently growing at a rate of 0.30% annually and its population has increased by 5.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,917 in 2010.
The average household income in Rainier is $60,524 with a poverty rate of 17.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $803 per month, and the median house value is $219,700. The median age in Rainier is 38 years, 36.5 years for males, and 39.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rainierwas:
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 100.00%.
97.43% of Rainier residents speak only English, while 2.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.44% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Rainier is White, with 22.34% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Rainier is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.00%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Rainier
95.58% of Rainier residents were born in the United States, with 30.24% having been born in Oregon. 2.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.