Clackamas County vs. Multnomah County

Clackamas County (OR)Multnomah County (OR)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)416,075811,880
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)10.7%10.4%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)375,996735,148
Population, Census, April 1, 2010375,992735,334
Persons under 5 years, percent5.4%5.4%
Persons under 18 years, percent21.5%18.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent18.1%13.4%
Female persons, percent50.7%50.5%
White alone, percent89.2%79.0%
Black or African American alone, percent1.2%6.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent1.1%1.4%
Asian alone, percent4.7%8.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.3%0.7%
Two or More Races, percent3.6%4.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent8.9%11.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent81.6%69.3%
Veterans, 2014-201827,65438,037
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20188.0%14.0%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)169,240353,842
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201870.5%54.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$369,100$361,300
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,931$1,868
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$639$647
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$1,205$1,172
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201320.0%37.0%
Building permits, 20181,7546,238
Households, 2014-2018155,456321,968
Persons per household, 2014-20182.592.42
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201884.9%81.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201812.0%20.2%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201893.5%93.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201887.3%86.1%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201893.3%91.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201836.8%44.5%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20187.6%9.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent6.3%8.2%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201864.9%69.2%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201859.1%65.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)637,5122,506,213
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)2,424,2077,703,673
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)5,371,54510,278,074
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)5,388,58121,267,780
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)5,125,3099,982,933
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$13,352$13,148
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201829.026.9
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$76,597$64,337
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$39,619$36,868
Persons in poverty, percent7.3%12.0%
Total employer establishments, 201712,10327,628
Total employment, 2017146,934440,774
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)7,259,28223,580,883
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20172.8%1.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 201732,41673,059
All firms, 201235,53785,366
Men-owned firms, 201217,61942,283
Women-owned firms, 201212,64333,046
Minority-owned firms, 20123,36713,825
Nonminority-owned firms, 201230,74067,269
Veteran-owned firms, 20123,2506,676
Nonveteran-owned firms, 201230,02174,013
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.6%3.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.6%0.8%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20073.6%6.2%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.2%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20072.7%3.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200728.9%31.6%
Population per square mile, 2010201.01,704.9
Land area in square miles, 20101,870.32431.30

Source: United States Census Bureau

About this page: Side-by-side comparison between Clackamas county (OR) and Multnomah county (OR) using the main population, demographic, and social indicators from the United States Census Bureau.