Oregon County MO Information


Oregon County Subdivisions

Oregon County MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 11,156
Population in Households 11,035
Population in Familes 9,019
Population in Group Qrtrs 121
Population Density1 14
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 4,658
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 3,150
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,680 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,515 (61.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,143 (20.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,022 (18.0%)
Median Home Value $97,650
Average Home Value $123,385


Median Household Income $26,889
Average Household Income $35,949
Per Capita Income $15,108
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.59% 0.49%
Households 0.67% 0.52%
Families 0.46% 0.4%
Median Household Income   1.62%
Per Capita Income   1.94%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Oregon County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Oregon County to the other 115 counties and county equivalents in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 84 28th
Population Density1 # 96 17th
Diversity Index2 # 79 32nd
Median Household Income # 114 2nd
Per Capita Income # 115 1st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.