Jackson County OR Information


Jackson County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 222,818
Population in Households 218,037
Population in Familes 167,244
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,781
Population Density2 80
Diversity Index3 42


Median Household Income $52,434
Average Household Income $69,825
Per Capita Income $28,496


Total Housing Units 97,399 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 55,043 (56.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 34,353 (35.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 8,003 ( 8.2%)
Median Home Value $316,205
Average Home Value $368,172


Total Households 89,396
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 56,867
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 1.12% 1.14%
Households 0.89% 1.14%
Families 0.75% 1.05%
Median Household Income   1.69%
Per Capita Income   2.58%


Jackson County OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jackson 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 # 6 86th
Population Density # 9 78th
Diversity Index # 13 67th
Median Household Income # 13 67th
Per Capita Income # 10 75th

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