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West Slope, Oregon - Basic Facts

The West Slope Census Designated Place had a population of 7,096 as of July 1, 2019. West Slope 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 West Slope is located at latitude 45.4987 and longitude -122.7645 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the West Slope Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 1.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 358 feet.

The West Slope Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2409568) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Oregon is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The West Slope Census Designated Place is located within Beaverton-Hillsboro Division of Washington County.


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West Slope, OR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

West Slope, OR Housing Affordability Index is 82
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

West Slope, OR Wealth Index is 184
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 7,096
Population in Households 7,048
Population in Families 5,146
Population in Group Qrtrs 48
Population Density 4,392
Diversity Index1 40
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $92,316
Average Household Income $129,181
Per Capita Income $56,301
Wealth Index3 184

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,228 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,836 (56.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,263 (39.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 129 ( 4.0%)
Median Home Value $565,233
Housing Affordability Index2 82
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,099
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 1,767
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 0.86% 1.13%
Households 0.72% 1.04%
Families 0.49% 0.93%
Median Household Income   2.3%
Per Capita Income   2.08%

West Slope, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares West Slope 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 84 78th
Population Density # 35 91st
Diversity Index # 116 69th
Median Household Income # 20 95th
Per Capita Income # 7 98th

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