The City of Cottage Grove had a population of 10,487 as of July 1, 2019. Cottage Grove ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Oregon. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Cottage Grove is located at latitude 43.7976 and longitude -123.0595 in Lane County. The formal boundaries for the City of Cottage Grove encompass a land area of 3.77 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Lane County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 643 feet.
The City of Cottage Grove (GNIS ID: 2410241) 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 Cottage Grove is located within Cottage Grove Division of Lane County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Cottage Grove: Lemati.
HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX
|Cottage Grove, OR Housing Affordability Index is 94
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.|
|Cottage Grove, OR Wealth Index is 47
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 in Households||10,408|
|Population in Familes||7,995|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||79|
|Median Household Income||$43,184|
|Average Household Income||$54,769|
|Per Capita Income||$21,900|
|Total Housing Units||4,415 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,355 (53.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,824 (41.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||235 ( 5.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$231,273|
|Housing Affordability Index2||94|
|Average Household Size||2.49|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.49%|
|Per Capita Income||3.43%|
The table below compares Cottage Grove to the other 378 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 59||85th|
|Population Density||# 88||77th|
|Diversity Index||# 152||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 296||22nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 328||13th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oregon Census Data Comparison Tool.