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Eugene, Oregon - Basic Facts

The City of Eugene is the 2nd largest city in Oregon with a population of 168,179 as of July 1, 2018. Eugene 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 Eugene is located at latitude 44.0567 and longitude -123.1162 in Lane County. The formal boundaries for the City of Eugene (see map below) encompass a land area of 43.76 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Lane County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 430 feet.

The City of Eugene (GNIS ID: 2410460) 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 Eugene is located within Eugene-Springfield Division of Lane County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Eugene: Eugine City.

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

POPULATION

Total Population 168,179
Population in Households 161,302
Population in Familes 102,658
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,877
Population Density2 3,844
Diversity Index3 42
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $50,745
Average Household Income $72,548
Per Capita Income $31,276

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 74,727 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 34,748 (46.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 36,429 (48.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,550 ( 4.8%)
Median Home Value $290,057
Average Home Value $334,403
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 71,177
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 35,834
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.9% 1.09%
Households 0.84% 1.05%
Families 0.65% 0.91%
Median Household Income   1.38%
Per Capita Income   2.28%

Eugene, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Eugene to the other 378 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 2 100th
Population Density # 50 87th
Diversity Index # 107 72nd
Median Household Income # 189 50th
Per Capita Income # 98 74th

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