Josephine County OR Information


Josephine County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 88,468
Population in Households 86,926
Population in Familes 67,097
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,542
Population Density2 54
Diversity Index3 29


Median Household Income $47,287
Average Household Income $63,445
Per Capita Income $26,975


Total Housing Units 40,003 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 24,037 (60.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 12,904 (32.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,062 ( 7.7%)
Median Home Value $312,888
Average Home Value $360,928


Total Households 36,941
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 23,714
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 0.82% 0.97%
Households 0.78% 0.95%
Families 0.64% 0.86%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   3.01%


Josephine County OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Josephine 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 # 12 69th
Population Density # 13 67th
Diversity Index # 25 33rd
Median Household Income # 19 50th
Per Capita Income # 16 58th

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