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Glasgow, Oregon - Basic Facts

Glasgow is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Glasgow Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Coos County at latitude 43.4346 and longitude -124.2112. Coos County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 95 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Glasgow Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 3.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 759
Population in Households 759
Population in Familes 568
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 236
Diversity Index2 20


Total Households 351
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 220
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 393 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 281 (71.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 70 (17.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 42 (10.7%)
Median Home Value $277,703
Average Home Value $374,110


Median Household Income $50,357
Average Household Income $69,695
Per Capita Income $31,776
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.12% -0.16%
Households 0.07% -0.11%
Families 0.32% -0.27%
Median Household Income   3.58%
Per Capita Income   3.09%
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.


Glasgow, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Glasgow to the other 377 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 230 39th
Population Density1 # 297 21st
Diversity Index2 # 303 20th
Median Household Income # 133 65th
Per Capita Income # 42 89th

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