Lake County OR Information


Lake County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,941
Population in Households 7,476
Population in Familes 5,826
Population in Group Qrtrs 465
Population Density1 1
Diversity Index2 33


Total Households 3,448
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 2,165
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,601 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,266 (49.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,182 (25.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,153 (25.1%)
Median Home Value $159,596
Average Home Value $237,390


Median Household Income $40,317
Average Household Income $51,935
Per Capita Income $23,418
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.09% 0.06%
Households 0.33% 0.23%
Families 0.13% 0.11%
Median Household Income   2.62%
Per Capita Income   1.9%
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.


Lake County OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake County to the other 36 counties and county equivalents 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 # 30 19th
Population Density1 # 34 8th
Diversity Index2 # 19 50th
Median Household Income # 28 25th
Per Capita Income # 26 31st

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