West Linn, Oregon Population 2022

26,652
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West Linn is a city located in Clackamas County Oregon. West Linn has a 2020 population of 26,652. West Linn is currently declining at a rate of -0.10% annually but its population has increased by 5.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 25,173 in 2010.

The average household income in West Linn is $147,612 with a poverty rate of 5.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,597 per month, and the median house value is $528,600. The median age in West Linn is 42.7 years, 41.7 years for males, and 43.5 years for females.

West Linn Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of West Linnwas:

  • White: 86.71%
  • Asian: 5.60%
  • Two or more races: 4.35%
  • Black or African American: 1.69%
  • Other race: 1.27%
  • Native American: 0.35%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of West Linn, Oregon is 26,652 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 26,652.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 25,173.

West Linn, Oregon Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23,20686.71%
Black or African American4511.69%
American Indian and Alaska Native940.35%
Asian1,5005.60%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.03%
Some Other Race3401.27%
Two or More Races1,1654.35%
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West Linn Population by Race

West Linn Population Pyramid 2022

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West Linn Median Age

43.5


Total

42.9


Male

44


Female

West Linn Adults

There are 19,961 adults, (4,350 of whom are seniors) in West Linn.

West Linn Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.6

Child Dependency Ratio

West Linn Sex Ratio

Female

13,651

51.01%

Male

13,113

48.99%

West Linn Population by Age

West Linn Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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West Linn Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
Male87.2%12.8%
All82%18%
Non Family70.7%29.3%
Female62.8%37.2%

82.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

West Linn Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,8872.6982
Married6,3283.2288.9
Male2113.5887.2
Female8452.7862.8
Non Family2,5031.2470.7

3.13

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

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West Linn Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1450.80%
9th to 12th Grade3411.88%
High School Graduate1,7979.90%
Some College3,30718.22%
Associates Degree1,2717.00%
Bachelors Degree7,07839.00%
Graduate Degree4,20823.19%
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West Linn Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

West Linn Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White15,81015,42710,159
Asian1,0941,023642
2+ Races378377207
Hispanic683651273
Black14914924
Other Race1941793
Native American6161

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 white people with a rate of 64.26%.

West Linn Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$64,676$96,538$46,094
Less Than 9th Grade$$$28,359
High School Graduate$31,944$48,977$30,303
Some College$46,443$58,661$32,446
Bachelors Degree$72,930$104,539$47,209
Graduate Degree$101,726$134,097$73,571

$64,676

Average Earnings

$96,538

Average Male

$46,094

Average Female

West Linn Earnings by Educational Attainment

West Linn Language by Age

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West Linn Language

88.26% of West Linn residents speak only English, while 11.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 4.56% of the population.

West Linn Language

West Linn Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black45111024.39%
Asian1,50019613.07%
Multiple1,1641018.68%
White22,0159504.32%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic1,5851278.01%

5.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.52%

Male Poverty Rate

5.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in West Linn

The race most likely to be in poverty in West Linn is Black, with 24.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in West Linn is Hispanic, with 8.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.38%.

West Linn Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.18%
High School10.48%
Some College5.93%
Bachelors or Greater3.36%

West Linn Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.79%
Male Unemployed12.34%
Female Employed0.99%
Female Unemployed17.27%

West Linn Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

West Linn Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$119,415$147,965
Families$140,376$167,696
Married Families$149,586-
Non Families$49,566$85,075
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Income by Household Type

West Linn Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.8%

Male Marriage Rate

57.9%

Female Marriage Rate

West Linn Married by Age and Sex

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West Linn Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

West Linn Marital Status by Race

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West Linn Marital Status

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1,388

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War361
First Gulf War401
Vietnam450
Korea62
World War II36

West Linn Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3459
35 to 54574
55 to 64155
65 to 74318
75+282

West Linn Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3167.37%
Asian443.71%
2+ Races285.86%
Hispanic181.93%

West Linn Veterans by Race

West Linn Veterans by Education

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2.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

West Linn Veterans by Education

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61.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.3%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

West Linn Employment by Age

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West Linn Employment by Race

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West Linn 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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41.24%

Born in West Linn

90.53%

Native Born

9.47%

Foreign Born

3.12%

Non Citizen

6.36%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.53% of West Linn residents were born in the United States, with 41.24% having been born in Oregon. 3.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

West Linn Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19201,6280.00%
19301,9563281.85%
19402,2002441.18%
19502,9457452.96%
19603,9339882.94%
19707,0913,1586.07%
198012,9565,8656.21%
199016,3673,4112.36%
200022,2615,8943.12%
201025,1732,9121.24%
201125,3932200.87%
201225,6072140.84%
201325,8632561.00%
201426,1312681.04%
201526,3872560.98%
201626,6642771.05%
201726,747830.31%
201826,764170.06%
201926,736-28-0.10%
202026,708-28-0.10%
202126,680-28-0.10%
202226,652-28-0.10%

West Linn Population by Year