Harney County vs. Deschutes County

Harney County (OR)Deschutes County (OR)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)7,329191,996
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-1.3%21.7%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)7,422157,730
Population, Census, April 1, 20107,422157,733
Persons under 5 years, percent6.0%5.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent20.5%20.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent24.5%20.0%
Female persons, percent49.0%50.5%
White alone, percent91.0%94.2%
Black or African American alone, percent1.1%0.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent4.2%1.1%
Asian alone, percent0.6%1.3%
Two or More Races, percent3.1%2.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent4.9%8.1%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent86.9%87.1%
Veterans, 2014-201880613,723
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20181.8%4.5%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)3,90891,041
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201873.7%65.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$117,600$336,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,013$1,634
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$386$523
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$621$1,130
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20138.2%15.0%
Building permits, 201871,983
Households, 2014-20183,15772,471
Persons per household, 2014-20182.232.47
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201879.9%82.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20185.3%7.1%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201886.2%94.6%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201875.0%85.4%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201889.8%93.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201817.0%34.2%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201814.4%8.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent9.8%7.7%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201856.2%63.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201853.3%58.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)11,517435,585
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)29,7941,114,042
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)107,2512,476,596
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$14,871$15,262
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201815.519.0
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$41,797$63,680
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$25,871$34,187
Persons in poverty, percent15.1%9.4%
Total employer establishments, 20172057,322
Total employment, 20171,42168,342
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)47,4282,848,824
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20170.1%5.9%
Total nonemployer establishments, 201751518,523
All firms, 201284820,214
Men-owned firms, 201233610,481
Women-owned firms, 20123076,486
Minority-owned firms, 2012501,156
Nonminority-owned firms, 201277318,150
Veteran-owned firms, 2012381,930
Nonveteran-owned firms, 201274317,029
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.3%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%1.0%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%1.6%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.1%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%1.8%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200730.2%26.2%
Population per square mile, 20100.752.3
Land area in square miles, 201010,133.173,018.19

Source: United States Census Bureau

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