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Social Characteristics of Oregon

Oregon Selected Social Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey types of households (All)
    1,522,988
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households)
    966,150
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households)
    63.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    410,437
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    26.9%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    735,823
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    48.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    279,419
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    18.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    68,717
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    4.5%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    36,559
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    161,610
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    10.6%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    94,459
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    6.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households)
    556,838
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households)
    36.6%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    425,317
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    27.9%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    159,817
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    10.5%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    451,697
  • Percentage of types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    29.7%
  • American Community Survey types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    412,742
  • Percentage of types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    27.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average sized households)
    2.50
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average family size households)
    3.05
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (All)
    3,813,328
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    1,522,988
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    39.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    735,581
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    19.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    1,040,374
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    27.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    207,614
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    306,771
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    8.0%
  • American Community Survey persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    114,829
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey number of males 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    1,564,715
  • American Community Survey number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    520,167
  • Percentage number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    33.2%
  • American Community Survey number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    795,927
  • Percentage number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    50.9%
  • American Community Survey number of separated males 15 years and older
    24,496
  • Percentage number of separated males 15 years and older
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed males 15 years and older
    40,103
  • Percentage number of widowed males 15 years and older
    2.6%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced males 15 years and older
    184,022
  • Percentage number of divorced males 15 years and older
    11.8%
  • American Community Survey number of females 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    1,623,076
  • American Community Survey number of females never married 15 years and older
    431,289
  • Percentage number of females never married 15 years and older
    26.6%
  • American Community Survey number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    786,066
  • Percentage number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    48.4%
  • American Community Survey number of separated females 15 years and older
    32,878
  • Percentage of separated females 15 years and older
    2.0%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed females 15 years and older
    135,389
  • Percentage of widowed females 15 years and older
    8.3%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced females 15 years and older
    237,454
  • Percentage of divorced females 15 years and older
    14.6%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year
    47,280
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    15,065
  • Percentage of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    31.9%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    31
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    51
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 15 to 19 years old)
    17
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 20 to 34 years old)
    90
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 35 to 50 years old)
    24
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age
    67,138
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    24,571
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    36.6%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    5,986
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    8.9%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    5,822
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    8.7%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    3,527
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    5.3%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    9,236
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    13.8%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    24,571
  • American Community Survey number of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    14,934
  • Percentage of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    60.8%
  • American Community Survey number of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    17,899
  • Percentage of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    72.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons enrolled in school 3 years of age and over
    967,378
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    52,230
  • Percentage of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    48,022
  • Percentage of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    5.0%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    382,883
  • Percentage of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    39.6%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    193,481
  • Percentage of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    20.0%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    290,762
  • Percentage of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    30.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with education
    2,677,376
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    108,541
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    4.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    173,081
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    6.5%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    657,123
  • Percentage number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    24.5%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    713,309
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    26.6%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    220,247
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    8.2%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    505,798
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    18.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    299,277
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    11.2%
  • Percentage of people with high school graduate or higher
    89.5%
  • Percentage of people with a bachelor's degree or higher
    30.1%
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older)
    3,037,515
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    313,261
  • Percentage of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    10.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (By status)
    3,861,453
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    548,143
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    14.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age)
    858,892
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    39,566
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    4.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years)
    2,430,427
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    292,642
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    12.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over)
    572,134
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    215,935
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    37.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago)
    3,857,496
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    3,153,660
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    81.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    682,484
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    17.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    415,291
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    10.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    267,193
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    6.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    139,721
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    3.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    127,472
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    3.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    21,352
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by place of birth)
    3,900,343
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons
    3,516,357
  • Percentage of Native persons
    90.2%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States)
    3,474,223
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States)
    89.1%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons - (Born in United States - State of residence)
    1,789,239
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence)
    45.9%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    1,684,984
  • Percentage of Native persons (State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    43.2%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    42,134
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    1.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born
    383,986
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born
    9.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (by U.S. Citizenship status)
    383,986
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    150,498
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    39.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    233,488
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    60.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons born abroad the U.S. (by year of entry)
    426,120
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (by year of entry)
    42,134
  • Percent; YEAR OF ENTRY - Native
    42134%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    2,810
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    6.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    39,324
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    93.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (by year of entry)
    383,986
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    27,249
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    7.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    356,737
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    92.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) by world region
    383,986
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    58,675
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    15.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    114,040
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    29.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    11,884
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    3.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    7,052
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    176,844
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    46.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    15,491
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    4.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older (by language spoken at home)
    3,668,536
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    3,121,336
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    85.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    547,200
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    14.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    224,427
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    6.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    324,212
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    8.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    140,093
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    3.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    93,531
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    25,735
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    108,129
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    2.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    51,336
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    1.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    21,328
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    7,263
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by ancestry)
    3,900,343
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of American ancestry
    213,300
  • Percentage of all persons of American ancestry
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Arab ancestry
    15,071
  • Percentage of all persons of Arab ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Czech ancestry
    21,088
  • Percentage of all persons of Czech ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Danish ancestry
    41,846
  • Percentage of all persons of Danish ancestry
    1.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    88,519
  • Percentage of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    2.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of English ancestry
    457,319
  • Percentage of all persons of English ancestry
    11.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    128,556
  • Percentage of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    3.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    27,519
  • Percentage of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of German ancestry
    765,682
  • Percentage of all persons of German ancestry
    19.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Greek ancestry
    13,575
  • Percentage of all persons of Greek ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    13,987
  • Percentage of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Irish ancestry
    473,863
  • Percentage of all persons of Irish ancestry
    12.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Italian ancestry
    147,519
  • Percentage of all persons of Italian ancestry
    3.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    5,993
  • Percentage of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    150,328
  • Percentage of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    3.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Polish ancestry
    67,891
  • Percentage of all persons of Polish ancestry
    1.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    21,156
  • Percentage of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Russian ancestry
    50,089
  • Percentage of all persons of Russian ancestry
    1.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    55,702
  • Percentage of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    1.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    121,040
  • Percentage of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    3.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    3,017
  • Percentage of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    20,547
  • Percentage of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    112,084
  • Percentage of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    2.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    29,200
  • Percentage of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    21,142
  • Percentage of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    41,783
  • Percentage of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    1.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    4,040
  • Percentage of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    0.1%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.