Linn County OR Information


Linn County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 120,605
Population in Households 119,409
Population in Familes 95,545
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,196
Population Density1 53
Diversity Index2 33


Total Households 46,184
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 31,311
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 50,200 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 28,687 (57.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 17,497 (34.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,016 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $180,980
Average Home Value $225,905


Median Household Income $50,027
Average Household Income $61,864
Per Capita Income $23,968
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.53% 0.57%
Households 0.34% 0.45%
Families 0.17% 0.34%
Median Household Income   1.95%
Per Capita Income   1.7%
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.


Linn County OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Linn 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 # 8 81st
Population Density1 # 12 69th
Diversity Index2 # 20 47th
Median Household Income # 11 72nd
Per Capita Income # 19 50th

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