According to the most recent Clatsop County Oregon demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Clatsop County shows it has a Population 2021 of 40,720 which is in the center range of other counties in the metro area. The county with the highest population in the area is Washington County which shows a population of 596,969 ( considerably bigger). Figure 3 uses the Clatsop County population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Clatsop County Oregon depicts an increase of 3,681 (10%).
The total Clatsop County Oregon greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Clatsop County shows it has a Population Change of 9.9% which is the second most population percent change of all the counties in the greater Clatsop County region.
Looking at the Clatsop County population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Clatsop County Oregon depicts it has 49 people per square mile which is in the center range of other counties in the local area. The next higher when ranked by population density is Columbia County 62.2% larger with population density of 80. The county with the highest population density in the area is Washington County which depicts a people per square mile of 824 ( markedly bigger). Figure 6 provides Clatsop County demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Clatsop County shows it has a Median Age of 44.5 which is in the mid range of other counties in the metro area. The county with the highest overall median age of all people in the area is Wahkiakum County which depicts an age of 56.7 (27.4% larger). Figure 9 shows the Clatsop County Oregon Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Clatsop County shows it has a Hispanic or Latino of 8.9% which is less than most other counties in the local area.
Clatsop County Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 10 shows the detailed marriage characteristics broken down by %residents who are married, never married, single, divorced, and widowed. Clatsop County has the largest proportion of never married percent at 17% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Clatsop County households. Clatsop County depicts it has a Family Size of 3.2 which is the largest of all counties in the greater Clatsop County region.
Looking at Clatsop County households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Clatsop County shows it has a Married-couple family of 79% which is the third most of all other counties in the metro area. The county with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Wahkiakum County which depicts a husband and wife family percent of 89% (12.8% larger).
The next section of charts provide a detailed look at mothers and baby births that occurred over the past 12 months. Figure 13 shows the rate of women aged 15 to 50 years old who have given birth. Clatsop County depicts it has a Birth Rate of 6.7% which is the third most percent of women who have given birth of all other counties in the greater Clatsop County region. The county with the highest percent of women who gave birth in the area is Tillamook County which depicts a birth rate of 8.6% (28.3% larger). Figure 14 shows the breakdown of the mother's age for all baby births that occurred in the last 12 months and it has the largest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 20 to 24 at 48% of the total and is ranked #1. Second, it has the smallest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 25 to 29 at 10% of the total.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Clatsop County households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Clatsop County depicts it has a Total Single People of 50% which is the largest of all counties in the greater Clatsop County region. Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Clatsop County is about the same size. Also, in contrast to the state of Oregon, percent of people who are single for any reason of 49%, Clatsop County is only slightly larger.
Clatsop County Citizenship Demographics Charts
Clatsop County Birthplace Demographic Charts
Figure 19 looks at the detailed country of origin demographic research for foreign-born people in this place. Click column to sort.
For comparison purposes, Figure 20 shows detailed statistic data for the entire United States. In particular, this diagram breaks down the detailed country of origin foreign-born people in the entire U.S. in order to compare with the data provided in the prior diagram which shows only for the local area. Both this diagram and the prior diagram are sorted the same way to facilitate comparison between the two. Click column to sort.
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Census Designated Place or "CDP")
and Census County Division "CCD".)
For comparison purposes, the US national average and the state average value are provided. Additionally, the "Combined Statistical Area" or CSA is shown that is closest to the city, county, or zip code shown. A CSA is a large grouping of adjacent metropolitan areas that identified by the Census Bureau based on social and economic ties. (See: Combined Statistical Area)
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