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Deer Island, Oregon - Basic Facts

The Deer Island Census Designated Place had a population of 310 as of July 1, 2017. Deer Island ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Oregon. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Deer Island is located at latitude 45.933 and longitude -122.8498 in Columbia County. The formal boundaries for the Deer Island Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Columbia County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 56 feet.

The Deer Island Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2611727) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Oregon is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Deer Island Census Designated Place is located within Goble Division of Columbia County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Deer Island population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Deer Island, OR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 310
Daytime Population: Workers 41
Daytime Population: Residents 147
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 188
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.61
Population in Households 310
Population in Familes 259
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 635
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $73,949
Average Household Income $82,071
Per Capita Income $31,474


Total Housing Units 146 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 111 (76.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 21 (14.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 14 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $269,444
Average Home Value $294,318


Total Households 132
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 95
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.73% 0.64%
Households 0.64% 0.6%
Families 2.4% 0.62%
Median Household Income   2.14%
Per Capita Income   2.99%

Deer Island, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Deer Island to the other 378 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 298 21st
Population Density # 244 36th
Diversity Index # 366 3rd
Median Household Income # 30 92nd
Per Capita Income # 75 80th

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