Living in Astoria, OR

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Astoria SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Astoria, OR Cost Of Living

115
Astoria's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Astoria, Oregon Info Snack

Astoria is a port city and the seat of Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Situated near the mouth of the Columbia River where it meets the Pacific Ocean, the city was named after John Jacob Astor, an investor from New York City whose American Fur Company founded Fort Astoria at the site in 1811, 206 years ago. Astoria was incorporated by the Oregon Legislative Assembly on October 20, 1876.
Population
9,747
Unemployment
5.6%
Poverty
13.1%
Median Home
$252,800
Median Income
$46,300
Median Rent
$873

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Rankings for Astoria in Oregon

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Map Of Astoria, OR

Population over time in Astoria

Year Population % Change
2017 9,747 1.2%
2016 9,632 0.4%
2015 9,595 0.6%
2014 9,537 0.4%
2013 9,503 -0.2%
2012 9,518 0.1%
2011 9,510 -0.3%
2010 9,536 -0.3%
2009 9,560 -

Race / Ethnicity in Astoria

White
84.5% (8,238)
African American
0.6% (60)
American Indian
0.2% (20)
Asian
0.9% (86)
Hawaiian
0.2% (22)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.8% (472)
Hispanic
8.7% (849)
Race Astoria OR USA
White 84.5% 76.0% 61.1%
African American 0.6% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 4.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.8% 3.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.7% 12.8% 17.8%

Household Income For Astoria, Oregon

Less than $10,000
6.3% (61,268)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.6% (45,144)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (112,862)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.8% (134,789)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.6% (171,335)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.6% (181,224)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.5% (102,543)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.3% (99,963)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.5% (43,640)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (21,927)
Income Astoria OR USA
Less than $10,000 6.3% 6.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.6% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.8% 9.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.6% 13.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.6% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.5% 13.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.3% 14.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.5% 5.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 5.7% 7.0%

Gender in Astoria

Female
51.6% (5,029)
Male
48.4% (4,718)
Gender Astoria OR USA
Female 51.6% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Astoria for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (194)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (487)
High School / GED
21.0% (2,046)
Some College
28.0% (2,729)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (974)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (1,949)
Master's Degree
11.0% (1,072)
Professional Degree
2.0% (194)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (97)
Education Astoria OR USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 23.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 26.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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