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Talent, Oregon - Basic Facts

The City of Talent had a population of 6,801 as of July 1, 2018. Talent 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 Talent is located at latitude 42.2404 and longitude -122.7811 in Jackson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Talent (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Jackson County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,627 feet.

The City of Talent (GNIS ID: 2412031) 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 Talent is located within Ashland Division of Jackson County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Talent: Tolent, Wagner.

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


Total Population 6,801
Population in Households 6,638
Population in Familes 4,706
Population in Group Qrtrs 163
Population Density2 5,111
Diversity Index3 50


Median Household Income $40,159
Average Household Income $53,530
Per Capita Income $23,153


Total Housing Units 3,141 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,617 (51.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,313 (41.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 211 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $253,980
Average Home Value $266,214


Total Households 2,930
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 1,620
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 1.4% 1.37%
Households 1.28% 1.38%
Families 1.25% 1.24%
Median Household Income   3.28%
Per Capita Income   3.18%

Talent, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Talent 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 # 88 77th
Population Density # 15 96th
Diversity Index # 75 80th
Median Household Income # 308 19th
Per Capita Income # 287 24th

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