Oregon vs. Nevada

Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)4,217,7373,080,156
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)10.1%14.1%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)3,831,0792,700,677
Population, Census, April 1, 20103,831,0742,700,551
Persons under 5 years, percent5.6%6.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent20.8%22.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent17.6%15.7%
Female persons, percent50.4%49.9%
White alone, percent86.8%74.3%
Black or African American alone, percent2.2%10.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent1.8%1.7%
Asian alone, percent4.8%8.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.5%0.8%
Two or More Races, percent3.9%4.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent13.3%29.0%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent75.3%48.7%
Veterans, 2014-2018288,540208,731
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20189.9%19.4%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)1,788,6811,268,633
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201861.9%55.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$287,300$242,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,647$1,469
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$519$419
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$1,050$1,060
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201323.2%30.1%
Building permits, 201820,13217,645
Households, 2014-20181,591,8351,075,930
Persons per household, 2014-20182.512.68
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201882.3%81.6%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201815.4%30.4%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201891.8%91.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201883.9%81.3%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201890.4%86.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201832.9%24.2%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201810.1%8.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent8.4%13.0%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201862.1%63.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201857.7%58.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)8,466,78827,481,505
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)24,956,81613,928,514
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)51,349,94814,719,141
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)48,325,26119,841,701
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)49,481,05438,234,170
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$12,690$13,858
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201823.724.3
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$59,393$57,598
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$32,045$29,961
Persons in poverty, percent12.6%12.9%
Total employer establishments, 2017117,35766,430
Total employment, 20171,596,6371,191,625
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)79,111,28050,960,493
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20172.9%2.3%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017295,127233,007
All firms, 2012339,305227,156
Men-owned firms, 2012165,691114,057
Women-owned firms, 2012123,01582,508
Minority-owned firms, 201241,45671,864
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012285,028144,944
Veteran-owned firms, 201230,91823,049
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012288,790191,293
Black-owned firms, percent, 20071.2%3.9%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20071.2%0.8%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20073.6%7.9%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.2%0.3%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20073.3%8.1%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200729.8%28.6%
Population per square mile, 201039.924.6
Land area in square miles, 201095,988.01109,781.18

Source: United States Census Bureau

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