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Population Demographics for Portland, Oregon in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population583,776100
Hispanic or Latino54,8409
Black or African American36,6956
Two or More Races27,2804
Some Other Race24,7934
American Indian5,9911
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander3,109Below 1%
Three or more races2,738Below 1%
Native Hawaiian403Below 1%
Alaska Native tribes261Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population289,211294,565583,776
Hispanic or Latino28,87525,96554,840
Black or African American18,46118,23436,695
Two or More Races13,37313,90727,280
Some Other Race13,32511,46824,793
American Indian3,0622,9295,991
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander1,5771,5323,109
Three or more races1,3091,4292,738
Native Hawaiian206197403
Alaska Native tribes120141261

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Portland

Total Population:583,776
Male Population:289,211
Female Population:294,565

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Portland

Both sexes35

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Portland

Total Population:566,022
Male Population:279,183
Under 5 years:17,864
5 to 9 years:15,939
10 to 14 years:14,286
15 to 17 years:8,373
18 and 19 years:5,484
20 years:2,901
21 years:3,306
22 to 24 years:12,514
25 to 29 years:27,720
30 to 34 years:27,667
35 to 39 years:25,324
40 to 44 years:21,938
45 to 49 years:19,187
50 to 54 years:18,704
55 to 59 years:18,662
60 and 61 years:6,597
62 to 64 years:8,166
65 and 66 years:3,960
67 to 69 years:4,818
70 to 74 years:5,613
75 to 79 years:4,006
80 to 84 years:3,216
85 years and over:2,938
Female Population:286,839
Under 5 years:17,234
5 to 9 years:15,388
10 to 14 years:13,736
15 to 17 years:8,159
18 and 19 years:5,208
20 years:3,118
21 years:3,534
22 to 24 years:13,550
25 to 29 years:29,395
30 to 34 years:27,423
35 to 39 years:23,642
40 to 44 years:20,266
45 to 49 years:18,708
50 to 54 years:19,188
55 to 59 years:19,187
60 and 61 years:6,696
62 to 64 years:8,724
65 and 66 years:4,450
67 to 69 years:5,500
70 to 74 years:6,817
75 to 79 years:5,567
80 to 84 years:5,169
85 years and over:6,180

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Portland

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Portland

Family led homes:125,506
Husband-wife family:90,185
Other family:35,321
Population of male led with no wife present:10,290
Population female led with no husband present:25,031
Population of Nonfamily homes:123,040
Population living alone:85,860
Population not living alone:37,180

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Portland with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:61,985
Population of family homes:61,174
Husband-wife family:39,437
Under 6 years only:13,191
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:8,401
6 to 17 years only:17,845
Other family:21,737
Male householder, no wife present:5,647
Under 6 years only:1,583
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:877
6 to 17 years only:3,187
Female led with no husband present:16,090
Under 6 years only:3,776
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,954
6 to 17 years only:9,360
Nonfamily households:811
Male led households:543
Under 6 years only:116
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:44
6 to 17 years only:383
Female led householder:268
Under 6 years only:62
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:15
6 to 17 years only:191
Households with no people under 18 years:186,561
Family households:64,332
Husband-wife family:50,748
Other family:13,584
Male led with no wife present:4,643
Female led with no husband present:8,941
Nonfamily households:122,229
Male led householder:58,983
Female led householder:63,246

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Portland, by type

Total Home Population:248,546
Population of Family homes:125,506
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:3,267
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:24,011
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:31,576
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:26,167
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:12,484
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:9,872
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:10,312
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:5,679
Population of 85 year olds and over:2,138
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:123,040
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:9,996
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:30,999
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:19,649
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:18,867
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:11,163
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:9,571
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:10,493
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:7,202
Population of 85 year olds and over:5,100

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Portland containing people over 60

Total Population:248,546
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:67,641
1-person household:29,182
2-or-more-person household:38,459
Family households:34,274
Nonfamily households:4,185
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:180,905
1-person household:56,678
2-or-more-person household:124,227
Family homes:91,232
Nonfamily homes:32,995

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Portland with multiple generations.

Total Population:248,546
Home has three or more generations:6,154
Home does not have three or more generations:242,392

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Portland under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:110,920
Unmarried partner of home lead present:10,155
In family homes:9,659
Population of male led and male partner homes:241
Population of male led and female partner households:3,660
Population of female led and female partner households:951
Population of female led and male partner households:4,807
In nonfamily homes:496
Population of male led and male partner homes:13
Population of male led and female partner homes:392
Population of female led and female partner homes:28
Population of female led and male partner homes:63
No unmarried partner of home lead present:100,765
In family homes:100,163
Population of husband-wife family homes:73,180
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:5,129
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:21,854
In nonfamily homes:602

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Portland

Total Population:375,036
Population Under 18 years:108,478
Population 18 years and over:266,558

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Portland have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:133,502
Family home:85,094
Nonfamily homess:48,408
Male led home:21,397
Living alone:14,209
Not living alone:7,188
Female led home:27,011
Living alone:20,393
Not living alone:6,618
Population of Renter occupied homes:115,044
Family run homes:40,412
Husband-wife family:21,098
Other family:19,314
Male led with no wife present:5,416
Female led with no husband present:13,898
Nonfamily Homes:74,632
Male led homes:38,129
Male living alone:25,922
Male not living alone:12,207
Female led homes:36,503
Females living alone:25,336
Females not living alone:11,167

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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