Baker City, OR Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Baker City Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Baker City Content

Also See: Baker City, OR ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Baker City, Oregon - Basic Facts

Real Estate Resources

The City of Baker City had a population of 10,020 as of July 1, 2016. Baker City ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Oregon. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Baker City is located at latitude 44.7749 and longitude -117.832 in Baker County. The formal boundaries for the City of Baker City (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Baker County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 3,445 feet.

The City of Baker City (GNIS ID: 2409773) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Oregon is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Baker City is located within Baker City Division of Baker County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Baker City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Baker City: Baker.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


City of Baker City, OR Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | OR Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Baker City Division | Baker County | Oregon Counties

Search the map for:

Baker City, OR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 10,020
Population in Households 9,632
Population in Familes 7,345
Population in Group Qrtrs 388
Population Density1 1,399
Diversity Index2 21


Total Households 4,337
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 2,629
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,859 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,638 (54.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,699 (35.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 522 (10.7%)
Median Home Value $144,974
Average Home Value $184,458


Median Household Income $36,827
Average Household Income $49,219
Per Capita Income $21,686
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.31% 0.22%
Households 0.47% 0.35%
Families 0.62% 0.22%
Median Household Income   1.78%
Per Capita Income   1.87%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Baker City, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Baker City to the other 378 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 58 85th
Population Density1 # 159 58th
Diversity Index2 # 299 21st
Median Household Income # 326 14th
Per Capita Income # 286 25th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oregon Census Data Comparison Tool.

Oregon Research Tools

Oregon Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Oregon Census Data
Highest or Lowest: