Clackamas County vs. Washington County

Clackamas County (OR)Washington County (OR)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)416,075597,695
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)10.7%12.8%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)375,996529,860
Population, Census, April 1, 2010375,992529,710
Persons under 5 years, percent5.4%6.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent21.5%22.9%
Persons 65 years and over, percent18.1%13.4%
Female persons, percent50.7%50.5%
White alone, percent89.2%80.0%
Black or African American alone, percent1.2%2.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent1.1%1.1%
Asian alone, percent4.7%11.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.3%0.5%
Two or More Races, percent3.6%4.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent8.9%17.0%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent81.6%65.1%
Veterans, 2014-201827,65432,259
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20188.0%17.5%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)169,240232,451
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201870.5%61.1%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$369,100$360,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,931$1,902
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$639$631
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$1,205$1,270
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201320.0%30.7%
Building permits, 20181,7541,889
Households, 2014-2018155,456216,507
Persons per household, 2014-20182.592.66
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201884.9%82.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201812.0%24.7%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201893.5%95.5%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201887.3%89.1%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201893.3%91.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201836.8%43.7%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20187.6%6.8%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent6.3%7.2%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201864.9%68.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201859.1%61.6%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)637,512970,572
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)2,424,2073,238,074
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)5,371,54513,525,848
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)5,388,5818,667,640
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)5,125,3098,389,744
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$13,352$15,319
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201829.025.2
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$76,597$78,010
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$39,619$37,657
Persons in poverty, percent7.3%8.8%
Total employer establishments, 201712,10315,651
Total employment, 2017146,934280,275
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)7,259,28219,145,135
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20172.8%5.4%
Total nonemployer establishments, 201732,41639,547
All firms, 201235,53743,536
Men-owned firms, 201217,61921,357
Women-owned firms, 201212,64316,207
Minority-owned firms, 20123,3677,571
Nonminority-owned firms, 201230,74033,958
Veteran-owned firms, 20123,2504,102
Nonveteran-owned firms, 201230,02136,745
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.6%0.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.6%0.0%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20073.6%7.3%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.2%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20072.7%4.7%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200728.9%32.9%
Population per square mile, 2010201.0731.4
Land area in square miles, 20101,870.32724.23

Source: United States Census Bureau

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