Bend is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Bend.
It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Deschutes County at latitude 44.0582 and longitude -121.3153. Deschutes County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 3,625 feet.
The formal boundaries for the City of Bend (see map) encompass a land area of 33.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0.25 sq. miles.Photos of the local Bend, OR area
Also See: Bend, OR ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||79,196|
|Population in Familes||59,752|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||725|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||37,753 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||18,768 (49.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||14,521 (38.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||4,464 (11.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$247,166|
|Average Home Value||$316,413|
|Median Household Income||$50,927|
|Average Household Income||$67,751|
|Per Capita Income||$28,190|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.49%|
|Per Capita Income||3.06%|
The table below compares Bend 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.
|Total Population||# 7||98th|
|Population Density1||# 95||75th|
|Diversity Index2||# 151||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 122||68th|
|Per Capita Income||# 69||82nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oregon Census Data Comparison Tool.