Klamath County OR Information


Klamath County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 67,596
Daytime Population: Workers 27,766
Daytime Population: Residents 39,190
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 66,956
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 66,542
Population in Familes 51,739
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,054
Population Density2 11
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $40,820
Average Household Income $56,080
Per Capita Income $23,207


Total Housing Units 33,377 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 17,618 (52.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,034 (30.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,725 (17.2%)
Median Home Value $184,321
Average Home Value $235,545


Total Households 27,652
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 17,851
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 0.25% 0.24%
Households 0.19% 0.21%
Families 0.02% 0.11%
Median Household Income   0.52%
Per Capita Income   1.92%


Klamath County OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Klamath 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 # 15 61st
Population Density # 24 36th
Diversity Index # 11 72nd
Median Household Income # 27 28th
Per Capita Income # 27 28th

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