Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area OR Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,438,192
Daytime Population: Workers 1,205,676
Daytime Population: Residents 1,228,216
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,433,892
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 2,398,818
Population in Familes 1,845,064
Population in Group Qrtrs 39,374
Population Density2 365
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $63,671
Average Household Income $87,053
Per Capita Income $33,937


Total Housing Units 994,605 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 558,622 (56.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 380,842 (38.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 55,141 ( 5.5%)
Median Home Value $311,849
Average Home Value $362,068


Total Households 939,464
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 590,148
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.26% 1.25%
Households 1.1% 1.2%
Families 0.95% 1.1%
Median Household Income   3.37%
Per Capita Income   2.63%