Shady Cove, OR Profile: Facts & Data


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Shady Cove, Oregon - Basic Facts

The City of Shady Cove had a population of 3,379 as of July 1, 2018. Shady Cove 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 Shady Cove is located at latitude 42.6053 and longitude -122.8194 in Jackson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Shady Cove (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.91 sq. miles and a water area of 0.1 sq. miles. Jackson County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,394 feet.

The City of Shady Cove (GNIS ID: 2411872) 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 Shady Cove is located within Shady Cove Division of Jackson County.

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


Total Population 3,379
Population in Households 3,377
Population in Familes 2,559
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 1,766
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $45,274
Average Household Income $59,925
Per Capita Income $26,373


Total Housing Units 1,583 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,059 (66.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 425 (26.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 99 ( 6.3%)
Median Home Value $287,219
Average Home Value $449,528


Total Households 1,484
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 947
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 1.85% 1.77%
Households 1.7% 1.73%
Families 1.78% 1.65%
Median Household Income   2.11%
Per Capita Income   2.73%

Shady Cove, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Shady Cove 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 # 122 68th
Population Density # 130 66th
Diversity Index # 300 21st
Median Household Income # 242 36th
Per Capita Income # 190 50th

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