Hood River County OR Information


Hood River County Subdivisions

Hood River County OR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 24,146
Population in Households 23,359
Population in Familes 19,041
Population in Group Qrtrs 787
Population Density2 46
Diversity Index3 62


Median Household Income $56,878
Average Household Income $75,206
Per Capita Income $27,896


Total Housing Units 10,042 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,199 (51.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,573 (35.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,270 (12.6%)
Median Home Value $341,179
Average Home Value $421,360


Total Households 8,772
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 6,014
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 0.94% 0.99%
Households 0.86% 0.94%
Families 0.74% 0.86%
Median Household Income   3.18%
Per Capita Income   3.66%


Hood River County OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hood River County to the other 36 counties and county equivalents 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 # 24 36th
Population Density # 16 58th
Diversity Index # 6 86th
Median Household Income # 9 78th
Per Capita Income # 11 72nd

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