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Lowell, Oregon - Basic Facts

The City of Lowell is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Lane County at latitude 43.9199 and longitude -122.782. Lane County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 735 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Lowell, but most people and references simply refer to it as Lowell, Oregon.

The P1 Census Class Code for Lowell indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Lowell (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.87 sq. miles and a water area of 0.31 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 1,099
Population in Households 1,099
Population in Familes 925
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,267
Diversity Index2 25


Total Households 421
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 314
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 461 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 315 (68.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 106 (23.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 40 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $168,333
Average Home Value $221,215


Median Household Income $47,296
Average Household Income $55,654
Per Capita Income $21,362
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.19% 1.03%
Households 1.39% 1.11%
Families 1.24% 0.94%
Median Household Income   2.08%
Per Capita Income   1.98%
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.


Lowell, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lowell 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 201 47th
Population Density1 # 168 56th
Diversity Index2 # 239 37th
Median Household Income # 173 54th
Per Capita Income # 240 37th

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