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Hood River, Oregon - Basic Facts

The City of Hood River had a population of 7,804 as of July 1, 2018. Hood River ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Hood River is located at latitude 45.7091 and longitude -121.526 in Hood River County. The formal boundaries for the City of Hood River (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0.8 sq. miles. Hood River County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 413 feet.

The City of Hood River (GNIS ID: 2410787) 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 Hood River is located within Hood River Division of Hood River County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hood River population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2018.

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


Total Population 7,804
Population in Households 7,726
Population in Familes 5,849
Population in Group Qrtrs 78
Population Density2 3,060
Diversity Index3 55


Median Household Income $55,425
Average Household Income $74,952
Per Capita Income $30,327


Total Housing Units 3,776 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,560 (41.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,643 (43.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 573 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $345,833
Average Home Value $368,642


Total Households 3,203
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 1,904
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 1.03% 1.04%
Households 0.91% 0.97%
Families 1.18% 0.87%
Median Household Income   3.05%
Per Capita Income   3.56%

Hood River, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hood River 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 # 78 80th
Population Density # 75 80th
Diversity Index # 60 84th
Median Household Income # 140 63rd
Per Capita Income # 112 71st

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