Living in Gresham, OR

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Gresham SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
5

Gresham, OR Crime Report

4,295
Total Crimes
3,841.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
49.58%
Above National Average

Gresham, OR Cost Of Living

116
Gresham's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average

Gresham, Oregon Info Snack

Gresham /rm/ is a city located in Multnomah County, Oregon, in the United States, immediately east of Portland. Though it began as a settlement in the mid-1800s, it was not officially incorporated as a city until 1905; it was named after Walter Quinton Gresham, the American Civil War general and United States Postmaster General.
Population
110,770
Unemployment
6.9%
Poverty
19.2%
Median Home
$267,000
Median Income
$52,303
Median Rent
$1,095

Gresham, OR Photos

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Rankings for Gresham in Oregon

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Map Of Gresham, OR

Population over time in Gresham

Year Population % Change
2017 110,770 0.4%
2016 110,336 0.3%
2015 110,042 0.7%
2014 109,308 1.0%
2013 108,250 1.0%
2012 107,196 1.5%
2011 105,612 1.9%
2010 103,637 2.2%
2009 101,450 -
Crime/100k Gresham OR USA
Violent Crime 422.2 285.5 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.0 5.0
Robbery 102.9 60.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 259.4 175.6 246.8
Property Crime 3419.6 2894.0 2199.5
Burglary 434.7 389.1 376.0
Larceny 1853.4 2109.9 1594.6
Car Theft 1131.5 395.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Gresham

White
64.2% (71,131)
African American
4.9% (5,478)
American Indian
0.8% (875)
Asian
4.1% (4,491)
Hawaiian
0.5% (521)
Other
0.1% (105)
Two Or More
4.9% (5,430)
Hispanic
20.5% (22,739)
Race Gresham OR USA
White 64.2% 76.0% 61.1%
African American 4.9% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.8% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 4.1% 4.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.9% 3.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 20.5% 12.8% 17.8%

Household Income For Gresham, Oregon

Less than $10,000
5.4% (599,608)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.4% (596,013)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.8% (1,303,209)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.6% (1,177,368)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (1,553,507)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (2,124,905)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.3% (1,476,343)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.7% (1,521,977)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (461,875)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (262,190)
Income Gresham OR USA
Less than $10,000 5.4% 6.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.4% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.8% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.6% 9.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 13.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.3% 13.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.7% 14.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 5.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 5.7% 7.0%

Gender in Gresham

Female
50.2% (55,557)
Male
49.8% (55,213)
Gender Gresham OR USA
Female 50.2% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gresham for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (8,861)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (8,861)
High School / GED
27.0% (29,907)
Some College
27.0% (29,907)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (11,077)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (15,507)
Master's Degree
5.0% (5,538)
Professional Degree
1.0% (1,107)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Gresham OR USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 23.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 26.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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