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Milwaukie, Oregon - Basic Facts

The City of Milwaukie had a population of 21,319 as of July 1, 2018. Milwaukie ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Oregon. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Milwaukie is located at latitude 45.4441 and longitude -122.6209 in Clackamas County. The formal boundaries for the City of Milwaukie (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Clackamas County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 43 feet.

The City of Milwaukie (GNIS ID: 2411116) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Oregon is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Milwaukie is located within Northwest Clackamas Division of Clackamas County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Milwaukie: Milwaukee, Milwaukee City.

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Milwaukie, OR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 21,319
Population in Households 21,061
Population in Familes 15,255
Population in Group Qrtrs 258
Population Density2 4,419
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $59,818
Average Household Income $70,110
Per Capita Income $30,154


Total Housing Units 9,591 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,426 (56.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,626 (37.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 539 ( 5.6%)
Median Home Value $275,406
Average Home Value $325,433


Total Households 9,052
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 5,234
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.6% 0.8%
Households 0.53% 0.76%
Families 0.37% 0.63%
Median Household Income   2.01%
Per Capita Income   2.49%

Milwaukie, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Milwaukie to the other 378 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 31 92nd
Population Density # 34 91st
Diversity Index # 139 63rd
Median Household Income # 98 74th
Per Capita Income # 114 70th

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