Curry County OR Information


Curry County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 23,004
Population in Households 22,686
Population in Familes 16,982
Population in Group Qrtrs 318
Population Density1 14
Diversity Index2 27


Total Households 10,827
Average Household Size 2.1
Family Households 6,531
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,389 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,370 (55.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,457 (25.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,562 (19.1%)
Median Home Value $212,628
Average Home Value $258,321


Median Household Income $38,635
Average Household Income $48,212
Per Capita Income $22,756
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.67% 0.43%
Households 0.91% 0.52%
Families 0.67% 0.39%
Median Household Income   3.86%
Per Capita Income   2.61%
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.


Curry County OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Curry 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 # 25 33rd
Population Density1 # 21 44th
Diversity Index2 # 25 31st
Median Household Income # 27 28th
Per Capita Income # 20 47th

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