Linn County OR Information


Linn County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 118,501
Population in Households 117,274
Population in Familes 94,239
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,227
Population Density1 52
Diversity Index2 33


Total Households 46,076
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 31,325
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 49,879 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 29,240 (58.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 16,836 (33.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,803 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $184,825
Average Home Value $219,559


Median Household Income $44,996
Average Household Income $53,807
Per Capita Income $20,970
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.37% 0.42%
Households 0.45% 0.45%
Families 0.26% 0.34%
Median Household Income   3.33%
Per Capita Income   2.33%
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, 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 # 8 81st
Population Density1 # 12 69th
Diversity Index2 # 19 50th
Median Household Income # 14 64th
Per Capita Income # 27 28th

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