Sherman County OR Information

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

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Sherman County OR Housing Affordability Index is 148
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.

WEALTH INDEX

Sherman County OR Wealth Index is 104
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

Total Population 1,793
Population in Households 1,793
Population in Familes 1,403
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density 2
Diversity Index1 28
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $50,810
Average Household Income $78,553
Per Capita Income $34,874
Wealth Index3 104

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 934 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 492 (52.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 304 (32.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 138 (14.8%)
Median Home Value $164,732
Housing Affordability Index2 148
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 796
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 497
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.17% -0.01%
Households 0.26% 0.05%
Families 0.11% -0.04%
Median Household Income   3.04%
Per Capita Income   3.06%

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Sherman County OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sherman 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 # 35 6th
Population Density # 31 17th
Diversity Index # 28 22nd
Median Household Income # 20 47th
Per Capita Income # 4 92nd

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