Sherman County vs. Wasco County

Sherman County (OR)Wasco County (OR)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)1,70826,505
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-3.3%5.1%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)1,76625,211
Population, Census, April 1, 20101,76525,213
Persons under 5 years, percent5.3%6.4%
Persons under 18 years, percent18.0%22.2%
Persons 65 years and over, percent26.5%20.6%
Female persons, percent48.5%49.7%
White alone, percent93.3%90.8%
Black or African American alone, percent0.5%0.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent2.9%4.0%
Asian alone, percent0.6%1.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.8%
Two or More Races, percent2.5%2.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent7.4%18.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent87.2%74.1%
Veterans, 2014-20181642,294
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20181.1%8.4%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)94011,729
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201864.7%62.3%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$148,300$199,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,152$1,326
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$429$467
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$740$788
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20135.5%15.8%
Households, 2014-201873610,266
Persons per household, 2014-20182.162.41
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201885.8%86.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20182.5%15.4%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201887.4%85.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201874.2%74.9%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201891.4%85.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201819.5%20.5%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201815.4%12.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent7.0%11.0%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201853.5%58.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201840.9%53.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)4,62766,708
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)254148,164
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201825.617.8
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$48,056$50,973
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$33,821$26,249
Persons in poverty, percent13.9%13.4%
Total employer establishments, 201760704
Total employment, 20174497,603
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)14,292290,774
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017-5.1%8.8%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20171191,428
All firms, 20121361,967
Men-owned firms, 201273998
Women-owned firms, 201253551
Nonminority-owned firms, 20121241,689
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20121161,671
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%22.0%
Population per square mile, 20102.110.6
Land area in square miles, 2010823.692,381.52

Source: United States Census Bureau

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