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Prineville, Oregon - Basic Facts

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The City of Prineville had a population of 9,334 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Prineville is located at latitude 44.2994 and longitude -120.8589 in Crook County. The formal boundaries for the City of Prineville (see map below) encompass a land area of 11.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Crook County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 2,881 feet.

The City of Prineville (GNIS ID: 2411494) 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 Prineville is located within Prineville Division of Crook County.

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

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


Total Population 9,334
Population in Households 9,141
Population in Familes 7,243
Population in Group Qrtrs 193
Population Density1 826
Diversity Index2 37


Total Households 3,789
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 2,466
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,303 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,071 (48.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,719 (39.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 514 (11.9%)
Median Home Value $156,433
Average Home Value $208,744


Median Household Income $42,915
Average Household Income $53,734
Per Capita Income $22,196
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.14% 0.46%
Households 0.42% 0.61%
Families 0.39% 0.47%
Median Household Income   2.96%
Per Capita Income   2.25%
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.

Prineville, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Prineville 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 # 65 83rd
Population Density1 # 214 44th
Diversity Index2 # 126 67th
Median Household Income # 235 38th
Per Capita Income # 270 29th

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