Sherwood SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
5

Sherwood Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Sherwood Info Snack

Sherwood is a city in Washington County, Oregon, United States. Located in the southeast corner of the county, it is a residential community in the Tualatin Valley, southwest of Portland. As of the 2010 census, Sherwood had a population of 18,194 residents. The city's population for 2014 was estimated to be 18,978 by the U.S. Census. Sherwood was first incorporated in 1893 as a town. Originally named Smockville after its founder, James Christopher Smock, the town was given its current name by local businessman Robert Alexander in 1891, who likely named it after his hometown of Sherwood, Michigan.
Population
18,965
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
4.7%
Median Home
$313,000
Median Income
$86,111
Median Rent
$1,333

Rankings for Sherwood in Oregon

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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Map Of Sherwood, OR

Population over time in Sherwood

Year Population % Change
2016 18,965 0.5%
2015 18,880 1.0%
2014 18,687 1.3%
2013 18,441 2.0%
2012 18,088 2.6%
2011 17,636 3.0%
2010 17,117 -

Crime in Sherwood Per 100k

Crime Sherwood OR USA
Violent Crime 66.7 264.6 386.3
Murder 0.0 2.8 5.3
Robbery 5.1 55.6 102.8
Aggravated Assault 30.8 164.1 248.5
Property Crime 1129.0 2964.4 2450.7
Burglary 102.6 412.0 468.9
Larceny 949.4 2230.0 1745.0
Car Theft 77.0 322.3 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Sherwood

White
82.7% (15,684)
African American
0.1% (16)
American Indian
0.4% (83)
Asian
4.4% (838)
Hawaiian
0.6% (115)
Other
0.1% (18)
Two Or More
4.0% (754)
Hispanic
7.7% (1,457)
Race Sherwood OR USA
White 82.7% 77.0% 60.6%
African American 0.1% 1.8% 10.4%
American Indian 0.4% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 4.4% 4.0% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.4% 0.1%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 4.0% 3.5% 2.5%
Hispanic 7.7% 12.4% 17.3%

Household Income For Sherwood, Oregon

Less than $10,000
2.2% (417)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (606)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.6% (1,251)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.4% (1,024)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.8% (1,479)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.3% (3,660)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.7% (2,977)
$100,000 to $149,999
23.8% (4,513)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.4% (1,782)
$200,000 or more
6.6% (1,251)
Income Sherwood OR USA
Less than $10,000 2.2% 6.9% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 5.1% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.6% 10.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.4% 10.5% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.8% 13.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.3% 18.6% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.7% 12.7% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 23.8% 13.0% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.4% 4.5% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 6.6% 4.3% 5.7%

Gender in Sherwood

Female
50.2% (9,523)
Male
49.8% (9,441)
Gender Sherwood OR USA
Female 50.2% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sherwood for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.9% (369)
9-12th Grade
2.6% (487)
High School / GED
15.1% (2,869)
Some College
23.1% (4,376)
Associate's Degree
11.2% (2,129)
Bachelor's Degree
31.2% (5,910)
Master's Degree
11.4% (2,171)
Professional Degree
1.9% (367)
Doctorate Degree
1.5% (282)
Education Sherwood OR USA
< 9th Grade 1.9% 3.9% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 2.6% 6.2% 7.4%
High School / GED 15.1% 23.9% 27.5%
Some College 23.1% 26.2% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.2% 8.5% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 31.2% 19.6% 18.8%
Master's Degree 11.4% 8.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.9% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.5% 1.5% 1.3%

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