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Jefferson County OR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Jefferson County OR Housing Affordability Index is 134
State of Oregon Housing Affordability Index is 83
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Jefferson County OR Wealth Index is 71
State of Oregon Wealth Index is 94
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 24,246
Population in Households 23,300
Population in Familes 19,406
Population in Group Qrtrs 946
Population Density 14
Diversity Index1 68
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $52,034
Average Household Income $66,761
Per Capita Income $24,633
Wealth Index3 71

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 10,831 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,686 (52.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,016 (27.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,129 (19.7%)
Median Home Value $182,638
Housing Affordability Index2 134
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 8,702
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 6,239
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 1.2% 1.1%
Households 1.2% 1.15%
Families 1.09% 1.08%
Median Household Income   2.16%
Per Capita Income   2.49%

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Jefferson County OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jefferson County to the other 36 counties and county equivalents in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 25 33rd
Population Density # 22 42nd
Diversity Index # 3 94th
Median Household Income # 17 56th
Per Capita Income # 29 22nd

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