The City of Myrtle Creek had a population of 3,349 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Myrtle Creek is located at latitude 43.0241 and longitude -123.2784 in Douglas County. The formal boundaries for the City of Myrtle Creek (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Douglas County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 702 feet.
The City of Myrtle Creek (GNIS ID: 2411204) 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 Myrtle Creek is located within Myrtle Creek-Riddle Division of Douglas County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Myrtle Creek population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||3,334|
|Population in Familes||2,678|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||15|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,557 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||825 (53.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||534 (34.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||198 (12.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$146,464|
|Average Home Value||$186,697|
|Median Household Income||$39,752|
|Average Household Income||$49,913|
|Per Capita Income||$19,745|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.06%|
|Per Capita Income||1.99%|
The table below compares Myrtle Creek 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.
|Total Population||# 118||69th|
|Population Density1||# 166||56th|
|Diversity Index2||# 221||41st|
|Median Household Income||# 278||27th|
|Per Capita Income||# 322||15th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oregon Census Data Comparison Tool.