Morrow County OR Information


Morrow County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 11,938
Population in Households 11,915
Population in Familes 10,183
Population in Group Qrtrs 23
Population Density1 6
Diversity Index2 71


Total Households 4,128
Average Household Size 2.89
Family Households 3,087
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,774 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,842 (59.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,286 (26.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 646 (13.5%)
Median Home Value $125,940
Average Home Value $173,065


Median Household Income $50,751
Average Household Income $61,254
Per Capita Income $21,215
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.07% 0.81%
Households 0.85% 0.67%
Families 0.71% 0.6%
Median Household Income   2.01%
Per Capita Income   2.16%
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.


Morrow County OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Morrow 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 # 29 22nd
Population Density1 # 27 28th
Diversity Index2 # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 10 75th
Per Capita Income # 34 8th

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