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Northwest Clackamas, OR (Oregon) Houses and Residents

Total population: 248,034 (Urban population: 216,231, Rural population: 7,989 (583 farm, 7,406 nonfarm))

Houses: 91,607 (86,783 occupied: 68,847 owner occupied, 34,563 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

33%
State:

39%

Housing density: 710 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015 in this county: $349,481.

Median contract rent in 2015: $639 (lower quartile is $541, upper quartile is $791)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $1,006


Median gross rent in Northwest Clackamas, OR in 2015: $706

Housing units in Northwest Clackamas with a mortgage: 41,052 (6,242 second mortgage, 6,561 home equity loan, 244 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 10,555



Northwest Clackamas, Oregon Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $333,944 (it was $192,400 in 2000)
Northwest Clackamas:

$333,944
Oregon:

$264,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $246,241 - $467,758

Household type by relationship:

Households: 222,093
  • In family households: 189,666 (48,308 male householders, 12,642 female householders)
    50,239 spouses, 66,258 children (60,370 natural, 2,437 adopted, 3,451 stepchildren), 2,555 grandchildren, 1,501 brothers or sisters, 1,397 parents, 2,542 other relatives, 4,224 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 32,427 (11,090 male householders (7,907 living alone)), 14,735 female householders (12,505 living alone)), 6,602 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,127 (1,713 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 25,833 2-persons, 14,012 3-persons, 13,119 4-persons, 5,368 5-persons, 1,798 6-persons, 820 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 20,412 1-person, 4,686 2-persons, 518 3-persons, 164 4-persons, 25 5-persons, 20 7-or-more-persons.

42,684 married couples with children.
10,956 single-parent households (2,739 men, 8,217 women).

89.8% of residents of Northwest Clackamas speak English at home.
3.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (54% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 22% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
3.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (64% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
2.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (54% speak English very well, 32% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (66% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 17,520 (7.8%)
(40.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.9
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.0
State:

4.0

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Northwest Clackamas, Oregon:

  • 75no bedroom
  • 1,4391 bedroom
  • 7,7042 bedrooms
  • 30,3873 bedrooms
  • 15,8324 bedrooms
  • 3,9825+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Northwest Clackamas population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Northwest Clackamas, Oregon:

  • 1,921no bedroom
  • 7,6351 bedroom
  • 12,0042 bedrooms
  • 4,8403 bedrooms
  • 7384 bedrooms
  • 2265+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Northwest Clackamas population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Northwest Clackamas in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 1,210no vehicle
  • 12,3031 vehicle
  • 29,3082 vehicles
  • 12,1423 vehicles
  • 3,2914 vehicles
  • 1,1655+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Northwest Clackamas population

Cars and other vehicles available in Northwest Clackamas in renter-occupied apartments

  • 3,575no vehicle
  • 13,2951 vehicle
  • 8,1122 vehicles
  • 1,7193 vehicles
  • 4584 vehicles
  • 2055+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Northwest Clackamas population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Northwest Clackamas, Oregon:

  • 541 room
  • 3662 rooms
  • 1,4353 rooms
  • 3,1544 rooms
  • 7,9425 rooms
  • 11,9656 rooms
  • 11,4217 rooms
  • 9,2908 rooms
  • 13,7929+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Northwest Clackamas population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Northwest Clackamas, Oregon:

  • 1,5251 room
  • 3,4552 rooms
  • 4,8633 rooms
  • 8,0094 rooms
  • 5,4165 rooms
  • 2,2596 rooms
  • 9217 rooms
  • 4948 rooms
  • 4229+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Northwest Clackamas population

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Northwest Clackamas, OR household income distribution

  • 4,102Less than $10,000
  • 3,506$10,000 to $14,999
  • 3,885$15,000 to $19,999
  • 4,352$20,000 to $24,999
  • 4,828$25,000 to $29,999
  • 5,367$30,000 to $34,999
  • 4,909$35,000 to $39,999
  • 4,999$40,000 to $44,999
  • 4,604$45,000 to $49,999
  • 8,421$50,000 to $59,999
  • 10,007$60,000 to $74,999
  • 11,300$75,000 to $99,999
  • 6,751$100,000 to $124,999
  • 3,409$125,000 to $149,999
  • 2,942$150,000 to $199,999
  • 3,393$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 4,5791995 to March 2000
  • 2,7991990 to 1994
  • 2,4571985 to 1989
  • 1,6261980 to 1984
  • 1,7851975 to 1979
  • 8321970 to 1974
  • 7451965 to 1969
  • 2,697Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Northwest Clackamas population
Northwest Clackamas commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 2,850
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 9,721
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 14,039
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 15,602
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 18,770
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 9,170
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 17,905
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 3,574
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 3,732
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 6,194
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 2,852
  • 90 or more minutes: 1,580
Northwest Clackamas, OR Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 46.8%
Number of people working at home: 5,914 (5.3% of all workers)

Northwest Clackamas mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 87,502 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 11,084 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 4,142 (4%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 35 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 103 (0%)
  • Railroad: 62 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 11 (0%)
  • Taxi: 18 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 72 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 317 (0%)
  • Walked: 2,146 (2%)
  • Other means: 497 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 5,914 (5%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 37,113
 Other groups: 27,070
 English: 21,029
 Irish: 16,819
 United States or American: 12,423
 Norwegian: 8,362
 Italian: 7,899
 Swedish: 5,690
 Scottish: 4,630
 French (except Basque): 4,624
 European: 4,471
 Scotch-Irish: 3,759
 Dutch: 3,047
 Polish: 2,603
 Russian: 2,589
 Danish: 1,872
 British: 1,588
 French Canadian: 1,581
 Ukrainian: 1,462
 Swiss: 1,456
 Welsh: 1,352
 Arab:: 987
 Finnish: 986
 Canadian: 786
 Scandinavian: 716
 Greek: 661
 Hungarian: 632
 Czech: 603
 Northern European: 540
 Portuguese: 521
 Iranian: 497
 Yugoslavian: 459
 Romanian: 456
 Austrian: 422
 Subsaharan African:: 412
 Croatian: 306
 Arab/Arabic: 298
 Czechoslovakian: 280
 Syrian: 242
 Belgian: 237
 Lebanese: 233
 Lithuanian: 196
 Armenian: 190
 Eastern European: 164
 South African: 148
 Basque: 119
 Slovak: 116
 African: 113
 Australian: 102
 Pennsylvania German: 97
 Celtic: 83
 Palestinian: 75
 Israeli: 74
 Egyptian: 66
 Turkish: 65
 Slovene: 64
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 63
 Serbian: 59
 Other Arab: 56
 Estonian: 55
 Bulgarian: 51
 Somalian: 49
 Latvian: 43
 Slavic: 41
 Kenyan: 38
 Icelander: 38
 Luxemburger: 36
 Jamaican: 28
 Brazilian: 25
 Afghan: 25
 Other Subsaharan African: 23
 German Russian: 19
 Nigerian: 18
 Jordanian: 17
 Dutch West Indian: 15
 Ghanian: 13
 Albanian: 13
 Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac: 11
 Cape Verdean: 10
 Alsatian: 8
 Guyanese: 7
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 7
 West Indian: 7
 New Zealander: 6
 Haitian: 6

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 19%Mexico
  • 8%Canada
  • 7%Korea
  • 5%Russia
  • 5%Ukraine
  • 5%United Kingdom
  • 4%Germany

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 111,710
  • Northeast: 8,517
  • Midwest: 23,606
  • South: 10,043
  • West: 50,804

51% of Northwest Clackamas residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 44% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 60% lived in Oregon.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 298
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 152
  • 5th and 6th grade: 435
  • 7th and 8th grade: 967
  • 9th grade: 825
  • 10th grade: 1,325
  • 11th grade: 1,101
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 1,881
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 14,492
  • Less than 1 year of college: 5,800
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 14,126
  • Associate degree: 4,516
  • Bachelor's degree: 15,674
  • Master's degree: 5,639
  • Professional school degree: 2,629
  • Doctorate degree: 881

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 279
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 149
  • 5th and 6th grade: 398
  • 7th and 8th grade: 1,148
  • 9th grade: 795
  • 10th grade: 1,375
  • 11th grade: 1,352
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 1,884
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 18,779
  • Less than 1 year of college: 7,979
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 15,553
  • Associate degree: 5,442
  • Bachelor's degree: 15,689
  • Master's degree: 5,417
  • Professional school degree: 1,320
  • Doctorate degree: 367

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 4.9%Males
  • 4.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 9.0%Males
  • 6.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 1.7%Males
  • 3.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 2.3%Males
  • 3.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 4.6%Males
  • 19.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 5.4%Males
  • 5.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 5.6%Males
  • 13.0%Females
Northwest Clackamas marital status for males
Northwest Clackamas marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 61,281
  • One, attached: 2,301
  • Two: 1,929
  • 3 or 4: 3,497
  • 5 to 9: 4,853
  • 10 to 19: 4,639
  • 20 to 49: 2,459
  • 50 or more: 5,791
  • Mobile homes: 4,734
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 123

Median worth of mobile homes: $23,324

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Northwest Clackamas:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 66.3%Utility gas
  • 23.1%Electricity
  • 7.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.0%Wood
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 76.8%Electricity
  • 18.9%Utility gas
  • 2.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Wood
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2,995
Here:

11.2%
Oregon:

9.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1,106
Here:

8.6%
Oregon:

7.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,712
Here:

17.7%
Oregon:

16.1%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)