Portland SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
10
Education
8.5
Commute
6

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Portland Info Snack

Portland is the largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County. It is a major port in the Willamette Valley region of the Pacific Northwest, at the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia rivers. The city covers 145 square miles (380 square kilometers) and had an estimated population of 639,863 in 2016, making it the 26th most populous city in the United States, and the second-most populous in the Pacific Northwest. Approximately 2,424,955 people live in the Portland metropolitan statistical area (MSA), making it the 25th most populous MSA in the United States. Its Combined Statistical Area (CSA) ranks 18th with a population of 3,160,488. Roughly 60% of Oregon's population resides within the Portland metropolitan area.
Population
620,589
Unemployment
7.5%
Poverty
16.9%
Median Home
$319,400
Median Income
$58,423
Median Rent
$1,025

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Map Of Portland, OR

Population over time in Portland

Year Population % Change
2016 620,589 1.4%
2015 612,206 1.6%
2014 602,568 1.3%
2013 594,687 1.5%
2012 585,888 1.6%
2011 576,543 1.7%
2010 566,686 -

Crime in Portland Per 100k

Crime Portland OR USA
Violent Crime 492.6 264.6 386.3
Murder 2.2 2.8 5.3
Robbery 153.6 55.6 102.8
Aggravated Assault 276.3 164.1 248.5
Property Crime 5152.7 2964.4 2450.7
Burglary 632.9 412.0 468.9
Larceny 3753.0 2230.0 1745.0
Car Theft 766.8 322.3 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Portland

White
71.6% (444,050)
African American
5.6% (34,494)
American Indian
0.5% (3,132)
Asian
7.5% (46,488)
Hawaiian
0.6% (3,819)
Other
0.3% (1,680)
Two Or More
4.3% (26,886)
Hispanic
9.7% (60,040)
Race Portland OR USA
White 71.6% 77.0% 60.6%
African American 5.6% 1.8% 10.4%
American Indian 0.5% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 7.5% 4.0% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.4% 0.1%
Other 0.3% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 4.3% 3.5% 2.5%
Hispanic 9.7% 12.4% 17.3%

Household Income For Portland, Oregon

Less than $10,000
8.1% (50,267)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.0% (31,029)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.9% (55,232)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.1% (56,473)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.5% (77,573)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.9% (104,879)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (78,814)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.6% (90,605)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.4% (33,511)
$200,000 or more
6.7% (41,579)
Income Portland OR USA
Less than $10,000 8.1% 6.9% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.0% 5.1% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.9% 10.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.1% 10.5% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.5% 13.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.9% 18.6% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 12.7% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.6% 13.0% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.4% 4.5% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 6.7% 4.3% 5.7%

Gender in Portland

Female
50.6% (314,181)
Male
49.4% (306,407)
Gender Portland OR USA
Female 50.6% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Portland for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.7% (23,097)
9-12th Grade
4.7% (29,156)
High School / GED
15.9% (98,761)
Some College
21.7% (134,406)
Associate's Degree
7.1% (43,795)
Bachelor's Degree
28.1% (174,679)
Master's Degree
12.8% (79,509)
Professional Degree
3.8% (23,707)
Doctorate Degree
2.2% (13,473)
Education Portland OR USA
< 9th Grade 3.7% 3.9% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 4.7% 6.2% 7.4%
High School / GED 15.9% 23.9% 27.5%
Some College 21.7% 26.2% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.1% 8.5% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 28.1% 19.6% 18.8%
Master's Degree 12.8% 8.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 3.8% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.2% 1.5% 1.3%

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