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Milwaukie, Oregon - Basic Facts

The City of Milwaukie had a population of 20,793 as of July 1, 2016. Milwaukie ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Oregon. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Milwaukie is located at latitude 45.4441 and longitude -122.6209 in Clackamas County. The formal boundaries for the City of Milwaukie (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Clackamas County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 43 feet.

The City of Milwaukie (GNIS ID: 2411116) 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 Milwaukie is located within Northwest Clackamas Division of Clackamas County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Milwaukie 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 Milwaukie: Milwaukee, Milwaukee City.

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


Total Population 20,793
Population in Households 20,541
Population in Familes 14,958
Population in Group Qrtrs 252
Population Density1 4,310
Diversity Index2 35


Total Households 8,891
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 5,150
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 9,410 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,984 (53.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,906 (41.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 519 ( 5.5%)
Median Home Value $248,140
Average Home Value $277,744


Median Household Income $53,738
Average Household Income $63,436
Per Capita Income $27,484
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.39% 0.65%
Households 0.41% 0.68%
Families 0.23% 0.55%
Median Household Income   2.64%
Per Capita Income   2.06%
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.

Milwaukie, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Milwaukie 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 # 31 92nd
Population Density1 # 34 91st
Diversity Index2 # 139 63rd
Median Household Income # 109 71st
Per Capita Income # 121 68th

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