Josephine County OR Information


Josephine County Subdivisions

Josephine County OR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 86,852
Daytime Population: Workers 30,245
Daytime Population: Residents 54,627
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 84,872
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 85,310
Population in Familes 66,011
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,542
Population Density2 53
Diversity Index3 29


Median Household Income $44,278
Average Household Income $60,062
Per Capita Income $25,556


Total Housing Units 39,758 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 23,329 (58.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 12,916 (32.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,513 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $276,540
Average Home Value $320,402


Total Households 36,245
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 23,245
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 0.68% 0.72%
Households 0.62% 0.69%
Families 0.45% 0.58%
Median Household Income   3.57%
Per Capita Income   3.24%


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, 2017 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.