Coos County OR Information


Coos County Subdivisions

Coos County OR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 63,091
Population in Households 62,073
Population in Familes 46,546
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,018
Population Density1 40
Diversity Index2 30


Total Households 27,359
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 16,834
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 30,912 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 17,499 (56.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,860 (31.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,553 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $180,527
Average Home Value $227,364


Median Household Income $36,254
Average Household Income $46,377
Per Capita Income $20,187
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.02% -0.14%
Households 0.2% -0.08%
Families -0.03% -0.22%
Median Household Income   3.11%
Per Capita Income   2.56%
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.


Coos County OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Coos County to the other 36 counties and county equivalents in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 16 58th
Population Density1 # 17 56th
Diversity Index2 # 22 42nd
Median Household Income # 33 11th
Per Capita Income # 29 22nd

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