According to the most recent Lane County Oregon demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Lane County shows it has a Population 2021 of 380,532 which is the largest of all counties in the greater Lane County region. Figure 3 uses the Lane County population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Lane County Oregon depicts an increase of 28,817 (8%).
The total Lane County Oregon greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Lane County shows it has a Population Change of 8.2% which is the second smallest when ranked by population percent change of all the other counties in the local area.
Looking at the Lane County population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Lane County Oregon depicts it has 84 people per square mile which is in the mid range of other counties in the metro area. The next higher in terms of population density is Polk County 39.5% larger with population density of 117. The county with the highest population density in the area is Marion County which shows a people per square mile of 291 (approximately 3.5 times bigger). Figure 6 provides Lane County demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Lane County depicts it has a Median Age of 39.8 which is in the center range of other counties in the metro area. The county with the highest overall median age of all people in the area is Lincoln County which depicts an age of 51.6 (29.6% larger). Figure 9 shows the Lane County Oregon Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Lane County shows it has a Hispanic or Latino of 9.4% which is less than most other counties in the area.
Lane County Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Lane County households. Lane County shows it has a Family Size of 3.0 which is in the mid range of other counties in the greater region. The county with the highest average family size in the area is Marion County which shows an average family size of 3.4 (14.0% larger).
Looking at Lane County households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Lane County shows it has a Married-couple family of 74% which is the second smallest as measured by percent of people in a husband and wife family of all the other counties in the greater region. The county with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Benton County which shows a husband and wife family percent of 79% (6.6% 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. Lane County depicts it has a Birth Rate of 4.4% which is less than most other counties in the greater region. The county with the highest percent of women who gave birth in the area is Lincoln County which shows a birth rate of 6.4% (44.7% larger).
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Lane County households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Lane County shows it has a Total Single People of 54% which is the second most of all the counties in the metro area. The county with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is Benton County which depicts a percent single of 56% (only about 3.3% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Lane County is 7.3% larger. Also, in contrast to the state of Oregon, percent of people who are single for any reason of 49%, Lane County is 8.9% larger.
Lane 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. has the percentage of non citizens who entered the US between 1990 to 1999 the second smallest in order of percent of non citizens who entered the US after 2010 of all the other counties in the surrounding region at 20% of the total.
Lane 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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