Oregon County MO Information


Oregon County Subdivisions

Oregon County MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 10,998
Daytime Population: Workers 3,078
Daytime Population: Residents 7,276
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 10,354
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 10,877
Population in Familes 8,859
Population in Group Qrtrs 121
Population Density2 14
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $31,995
Average Household Income $44,408
Per Capita Income $18,625


Total Housing Units 5,587 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,375 (60.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,189 (21.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,023 (18.3%)
Median Home Value $90,707
Average Home Value $124,704


Total Households 4,564
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 3,082
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.15% -0.05%
Households 0.11% -0.07%
Families -0.03% -0.17%
Median Household Income   0.86%
Per Capita Income   2.41%


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, 2017 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 Density # 96 17th
Diversity Index # 71 38th
Median Household Income # 114 2nd
Per Capita Income # 113 3rd

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