Malheur County OR Information


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  1. Malheur County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forMalheur County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Oregon Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Oregon Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

Malheur County OR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 31,357
Population in Households 28,094
Population in Familes 23,088
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,263
Population Density2 3
Diversity Index3 69


Median Household Income $41,453
Average Household Income $56,557
Per Capita Income $19,034


Total Housing Units 11,841 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,574 (47.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,885 (41.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,382 (11.7%)
Median Home Value $164,846
Average Home Value $219,389


Total Households 10,459
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 7,094
Average Family Size 3
  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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.02% -0.04%
Households 0.05% -0.05%
Families -0.08% -0.15%
Median Household Income   3.2%
Per Capita Income   2.78%


Malheur County OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Malheur County to the other 36 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 20 47th
Population Density # 29 22nd
Diversity Index # 2 97th
Median Household Income # 32 14th
Per Capita Income # 36 3rd

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