Sweet Home, Oregon Population 2022

10,439
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Sweet Home is a city located in Linn County Oregon. Sweet Home has a 2020 population of 10,439. Sweet Home is currently growing at a rate of 1.50% annually and its population has increased by 16.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,948 in 2010.

The average household income in Sweet Home is $51,073 with a poverty rate of 19.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $976 per month, and the median house value is $156,000. The median age in Sweet Home is 39 years, 38.7 years for males, and 40.5 years for females.

Sweet Home Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sweet Homewas:

  • White: 89.51%
  • Two or more races: 3.52%
  • Black or African American: 2.43%
  • Asian: 2.26%
  • Other race: 1.85%
  • Native American: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sweet Home, Oregon is 10,439 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,439.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,948.

Sweet Home, Oregon Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,73989.51%
Black or African American2372.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native410.42%
Asian2212.26%
Some Other Race1811.85%
Two or More Races3443.52%
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Sweet Home Population by Race

Sweet Home Population Pyramid 2022

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Sweet Home Median Age

44.1


Total

39.4


Male

48.6


Female

Sweet Home Adults

There are 7,794 adults, (2,002 of whom are seniors) in Sweet Home.

Sweet Home Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Sweet Home Sex Ratio

Female

4,752

48.67%

Male

5,011

51.33%

Sweet Home Population by Age

Sweet Home Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sweet Home Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.4%25.6%
All60.4%39.6%
Non Family55%45%
Male53.2%46.8%
Female42.6%57.4%

60.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sweet Home Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9352.4660.4
Married1,5402.7874.4
Male4663.0353.2
Female6433.642.6
Non Family1,2861.355

2.78

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Sweet Home Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2894.05%
9th to 12th Grade1,10015.42%
High School Graduate2,79539.18%
Some College1,70723.93%
Associates Degree72310.14%
Bachelors Degree3364.71%
Graduate Degree1832.57%
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Sweet Home Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sweet Home Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian15615692
2+ Races21515715
White6,3815,169396
Hispanic33521616
Black4242
Native American2828
Other Race8353

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 asian people with a rate of 58.97%.

Sweet Home Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,319$38,170$25,259
Less Than 9th Grade$17,523$10,197$30,578
High School Graduate$31,476$44,390$24,076
Some College$32,742$40,787$23,942
Bachelors Degree$33,007$2,500$33,716
Graduate Degree$53,676$$

$30,319

Average Earnings

$38,170

Average Male

$25,259

Average Female

Sweet Home Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sweet Home Language by Age

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Sweet Home Language

95.12% of Sweet Home residents speak only English, while 4.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.94% of the population.

Sweet Home Language

Sweet Home Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple34414943.31%
Native411331.71%
White8,2681,68820.42%
Asian2213716.74%
Black23441.71%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic496255.04%

19.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.93%

Male Poverty Rate

22.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sweet Home

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sweet Home is Multiple, with 43.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sweet Home is Hispanic, with 5.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.03%.

Sweet Home Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.28%
High School29.89%
Some College14.91%
Bachelors or Greater8.09%

Sweet Home Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.04%
Male Unemployed30.61%
Female Employed9.74%
Female Unemployed65.96%

Sweet Home Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sweet Home Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,424$50,301
Families$52,246$58,316
Married Families$62,188-
Non Families$22,366$31,424
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Income by Household Type

Sweet Home Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.8%

Male Marriage Rate

39.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Sweet Home Married by Age and Sex

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Sweet Home 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.

Sweet Home Marital Status by Race

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Sweet Home Marital Status

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1,144

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War70
First Gulf War151
Vietnam544
Korea84
World War II63

Sweet Home Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3433
35 to 54149
55 to 64240
65 to 74447
75+275

Sweet Home Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,13115.91%
2+ Races136.05%
Hispanic5614.18%

Sweet Home Veterans by Race

Sweet Home Veterans by Education

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9.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sweet Home Veterans by Education

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46.6%

Labor Force Participation

43.1%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Sweet Home Employment by Age

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Sweet Home Employment by Race

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Sweet Home 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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46.23%

Born in Sweet Home

97.22%

Native Born

2.78%

Foreign Born

1.00%

Non Citizen

1.77%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.22% of Sweet Home residents were born in the United States, with 46.23% having been born in Oregon. 1.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Sweet Home Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19102020.00%
1920175-27-1.42%
1930189140.77%
19401,09090119.15%
19503,6032,51312.70%
19603,353-250-0.72%
19703,7994461.26%
19806,9213,1226.18%
19906,850-71-0.10%
20008,0161,1661.58%
20108,9489321.11%
20119,0901421.59%
20129,088-2-0.02%
20139,082-6-0.07%
20149,094120.13%
20159,2011071.18%
20169,4182172.36%
20179,6292112.24%
20189,8231942.01%
20199,9771541.57%
202010,1311541.54%
202110,2851541.52%
202210,4391541.50%

Sweet Home Population by Year