Living in Bend, OR

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Bend SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
7
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
9.5

Bend, OR Crime Report

2,241
Total Crimes
2,300.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-10.42%
Below National Average

Bend, OR Cost Of Living

125
Bend's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average

Bend, Oregon Info Snack

Bend is a city in, and the county seat of, Deschutes County, Oregon, United States. It is the principal city of the Bend, Oregon Metropolitan Statistical Area. Bend is Central Oregon's largest city, and despite its modest size, is the de facto metropolis of the region, owing to the low population density of that area. Bend recorded a population of 76,693 at the time of the 2010 U.S. Census, up from 52,029 at the 2000 census. The estimated population of the city as of 2013 is 81,236. Bend's metro population was estimated at 165,954 as of July 1, 2013. The Bend MSA is the fifth largest metropolitan area in Oregon.
Population
90,500
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
10.3%
Median Home
$363,200
Median Income
$63,468
Median Rent
$1,185

Bend, OR Photos

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Rankings for Bend in Oregon

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Map Of Bend, OR

Population over time in Bend

Year Population % Change
2017 90,500 3.8%
2016 87,167 3.3%
2015 84,416 3.2%
2014 81,780 2.6%
2013 79,698 2.0%
2012 78,128 1.4%
2011 77,063 1.6%
2010 75,841 2.0%
2009 74,327 -
Crime/100k Bend OR USA
Violent Crime 166.3 285.5 368.9
Murder 1.0 2.0 5.0
Robbery 26.7 60.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 117.0 175.6 246.8
Property Crime 2134.4 2894.0 2199.5
Burglary 168.4 389.1 376.0
Larceny 1870.6 2109.9 1594.6
Car Theft 95.5 395.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Bend

White
85.6% (77,508)
African American
0.6% (553)
American Indian
0.3% (299)
Asian
1.9% (1,684)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (77)
Two Or More
2.3% (2,122)
Hispanic
9.1% (8,257)
Race Bend OR USA
White 85.6% 76.0% 61.1%
African American 0.6% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 1.9% 4.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 3.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.1% 12.8% 17.8%

Household Income For Bend, Oregon

Less than $10,000
4.3% (386,101)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.3% (299,089)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.0% (726,394)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (917,142)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (1,258,890)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.4% (1,661,230)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.9% (1,255,254)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.3% (1,383,955)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.3% (567,639)
$200,000 or more
6.6% (594,300)
Income Bend OR USA
Less than $10,000 4.3% 6.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.3% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.0% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 9.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 13.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.4% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.9% 13.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.3% 14.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.3% 5.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 6.6% 5.7% 7.0%

Gender in Bend

Female
52.0% (47,047)
Male
48.0% (43,453)
Gender Bend OR USA
Female 52.0% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bend for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (1,809)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (2,715)
High School / GED
17.0% (15,385)
Some College
25.0% (22,625)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (9,050)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (25,340)
Master's Degree
10.0% (9,050)
Professional Degree
3.0% (2,715)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,810)
Education Bend OR USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 17.0% 23.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 26.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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