According to the most recent Crook County Oregon demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Crook County depicts it has a Population 2021 of 24,300 which is the third most populous of all other counties in the greater Crook County region. The county with the highest population in the area is Deschutes County which depicts a population of 194,964 ( quite a bit bigger). Figure 3 uses the Crook County population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Crook County Oregon shows an increase of 3,322 (16%).
The total Crook County Oregon greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Crook County depicts it has a Population Change of 15.8% which is the second most population percent change of all the counties in the greater Crook County region.
Looking at the Crook County population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Crook County Oregon depicts it has 8 people per square mile which is in the mid point range of other counties in the surrounding region. The next higher in order of population density is Wasco County 36.9% larger with population density of 11. The county with the highest population density in the area is Deschutes County which shows a people per square mile of 65 ( considerably bigger). Figure 6 provides Crook County demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Crook County shows it has a Median Age of 46.9 which is in the mid range of other counties in the metropolitan area. The county with the highest overall median age of all people in the area is Gilliam County which shows an age of 53.2 (13.4% larger).
The next demographic analysis (Figure 7) looks at large generational Crook County population groups (and can be useful internet research for employment related research or identifying areas with retirees). Key findings in this chart includes that Crook County Oregon has the largest proportion of people between 40 and 49 years old at 12.8% of the total and is ranked #1.
Figure 8 illustrates the overall diversity breakdown for Crook County population and ethnicity groups in the area. (note: Hispanic/Latino is broken out separately in the next diagram and also the group denoted as Native ethnicity includes Native American, and Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander.) Crook County Oregon has the smallest proportion of Black population at 0.3% of the total. Figure 9 shows the Crook County Oregon Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Crook County shows it has a Hispanic or Latino of 7.9% which is less than most other counties in the greater region.
Crook County Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Crook County households. Crook County shows it has a Family Size of 2.9 which is the second smallest when ranked by average family size of all the other counties in the metro area. The county with the highest average family size in the area is Jefferson County which depicts an average family size of 3.3 (14.4% larger).
Looking at Crook County households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Crook County shows it has a Married-couple family of 77% which is less than most other counties in the greater region. The county with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Wheeler County which shows a husband and wife family percent of 87% (13.0% 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. Crook County depicts it has a Birth Rate of 4.3% which is in the mid range of other counties in the local area. The county with the highest percent of women who gave birth in the area is Wheeler County which depicts a birth rate of 6.1% (40.9% 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 15 to 19 at 19% of the total and is ranked #1. Second, it has the smallest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 20 to 24 at 4% of the total. Third, it has one of the largest proportions of percent of births to mothers aged 30 to 34 at 29% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger county being Wasco County with 56%.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Crook County households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Crook County shows it has a Total Single People of 39% which is the second smallest in order of percent of people who are single for any reason of all the other counties in the greater region. The county with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is Gilliam County which depicts a percent single of 54% (39.0% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Crook County is approximately three-fourths the size. Also, measured against the state of Oregon, percent of people who are single for any reason of 49%, Crook County is approximately three-fourths the size.
Crook County Citizenship Demographics Charts
The next diagram (Figure 18) shows the year of entry that non citizens entered the United States. The year of entry can show the rate of flow at various points of time in the past for when they entered the U.S. it has one of the largest proportions of non citizens who entered the US between 2000 to 2009 at 28% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger county being Wasco County with 35%. Second, it has less than most other counties in the local area when sorted by non citizens who entered the US before 1990 at 20% of the total.
Crook 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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