Sherwood, Oregon

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Population in 2019: 19,879 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +68.6%
Males: 9,697  (48.8%)
Females: 10,182  (51.2%)
Median resident age:

36.6 years
Oregon median age:

39.7 years

Zip codes: 97140.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $107,943 (it was $62,518 in 2000)
Sherwood:

$107,943
OR:

$67,058

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $43,635 (it was $25,793 in 2000)

Sherwood city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $460,286 (it was $181,500 in 2000)
Sherwood:

$460,286
OR:

$354,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $466,574; detached houses: $500,340; townhouses or other attached units: $328,541; in 2-unit structures: $429,478; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $258,765; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $229,492; mobile homes: $170,808; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $34,574

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,566.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sherwood: 103.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 2.9%
(2.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.0% for Black residents, 3.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.0% for American Indian residents, 2.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Sherwood, OR (2019)
    • 16,94584.6%White alone
    • 1,2126.1%Hispanic
    • 7153.6%Asian alone
    • 6273.1%Two or more races
    • 1050.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 770.4%Black alone
    • 660.3%American Indian alone
    • 180.09%Other race alone

Races in Sherwood detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Oregon and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Sherwood, Oregon as of May 14, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sherwood is 19,593 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Sherwood by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(19.2)
2
(11.1)
2
(11.1)
2
(11.0)
5
(27.1)
4
(21.8)
6
(32.1)
2
(10.6)
1
(5.3)
6
(30.8)
10
(51.4)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(31.9)
2
(11.1)
2
(11.1)
4
(22.1)
1
(5.4)
1
(5.4)
2
(10.7)
2
(10.6)
1
(5.3)
1
(5.1)
2
(10.3)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(19.2)
3
(16.7)
1
(5.5)
5
(27.6)
3
(16.2)
1
(5.4)
3
(16.0)
4
(21.1)
3
(15.8)
6
(30.8)
4
(20.5)
12
(60.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
36
(230.0)
30
(167.1)
29
(160.9)
27
(149.1)
25
(135.3)
14
(76.1)
26
(139.0)
31
(163.7)
25
(131.3)
20
(102.6)
15
(77.0)
19
(95.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
231
(1,476)
196
(1,091)
145
(804.5)
195
(1,077)
170
(919.8)
161
(875.6)
214
(1,144)
260
(1,373)
249
(1,308)
185
(949.4)
198
(1,017)
188
(946.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(57.5)
11
(61.3)
7
(38.8)
1
(5.5)
4
(21.6)
7
(38.1)
4
(21.4)
10
(52.8)
6
(31.5)
15
(77.0)
15
(77.0)
10
(50.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(25.6)
3
(16.7)
5
(27.7)
1
(5.5)
1
(5.4)
4
(21.8)
5
(26.7)
3
(15.8)
N/A3
(15.4)
1
(5.1)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index108.575.859.974.974.574.489.386.583.583.6100.560.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Sherwood, OR

Crime rate in Sherwood detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 25 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.11
Oregon average:

1.47
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Sherwood, OR City Guides:

Ancestries: German (14.3%), European (12.3%), Irish (7.6%), American (7.6%), English (5.2%), Iranian (4.0%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1893

Elevation: 205 feet

Land area: 4.07 square miles.

Population density: 4,882 people per square mile   (average).

Sherwood, Oregon map

1,470 residents are foreign born (1.2% Latin America, 1.1% Europe).

This city:

7.3%
Oregon:

9.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $4,880 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $4,981 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Beaverton, OR (8.6 miles , pop. 76,129).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (11.2 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (814.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

King City, OR (1.9 miles ),
Tualatin, OR (1.9 miles ),
Bull Mountain, OR (2.0 miles ),
Durham, OR (2.2 miles ),
Wilsonville, OR (2.3 miles ),
Rivergrove, OR (2.4 miles ),
Tigard, OR (2.4 miles ),
Stafford, OR (2.4 miles )

Latitude: 45.36 N, Longitude: 122.84 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,007 (-15.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,313 (22.8%)

Area codes: 503, 971

Distribution of median household income in Sherwood, OR in 2019
Distribution of house value in Sherwood, OR in 2019

Property values in Sherwood, OR

Sherwood satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.8%
Oregon:

5.5%
Historical population in Sherwood, OR
Historical housing units in Sherwood, OR

Population change in the 1990s: +8,560 (+264.9%).
Most common industries in Sherwood, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (8.7%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.4%)
  • Health care (7.2%)
  • Construction (6.6%)
  • Computer & electronic products (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.2%)
  • Computer & electronic products (7.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.6%)
  • Educational services (4.0%)
  • Public administration (3.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (2.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.2%)
  • Educational services (12.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.4%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Sherwood, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Computer specialists (4.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.6%)
  • Computer specialists (6.3%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (3.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Engineers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.1%)

Average climate in Sherwood, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Sherwood, Oregon environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 78.8. This is about average.

City:

78.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.260. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.260
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 8.75. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.75
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.434. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.434
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 22.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.08. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.08
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 0.00810. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00810
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Sherwood-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Oregon state average. It is 1441% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 132.0 miles away from Sherwood center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 120.5 miles away from Sherwood center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 MD, Depth: 32.2 mi) earthquake occurred 124.1 miles away from Sherwood center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 350.0 miles away from Sherwood center
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 137.7 miles away from Sherwood center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 11/8/1980 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 7.2 (6.2 MB, 7.2 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 302.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Washington County (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 3, Winds: 3, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Earthquake: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sherwood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Sherwood:

  • SHERWOOD DIALYSIS CENTER (21035 SW PACIFIC HIGHWAY)
  • PROVIDENCE NEWBERG HOSP HHA (16078 SW TUALATIN SHERWOOD ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Sherwood:

  • AVAMERE REHABILITATION OF KING CITY (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; TIGARD, OR)
  • DAMMASCH STATE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 4 miles away; WILSONVILLE, OR)
  • MARQUIS CARE AT WILSONVILLE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; WILSONVILLE, OR)
  • PNRS TUALATIN (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; TUALATIN, OR)
  • PACIFIC HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; TIGARD, OR)
  • LEGACY MERIDIAN PARK MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; TUALATIN, OR)
  • MERIDIAN PARK DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; TUALATIN, OR)

Amtrak stations near Sherwood:

  • 12 miles: OREGON CITY (1757 WASHINGTON ST.)
  • 15 miles: PORTLAND (800 NW 6TH AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sherwood:

  • Pioneer Pacific College (about 5 miles; Wilsonville, OR; Full-time enrollment: 2,194)
  • George Fox University (about 8 miles; Newberg, OR; FT enrollment: 2,954)
  • Portland Community College (about 8 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 23,600)
  • Lewis & Clark College (about 11 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 2,864)
  • Portland State University (about 14 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 21,450)
  • Clackamas Community College (about 14 miles; Oregon City, OR; FT enrollment: 4,261)
  • University of Portland (about 16 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,030)

Public high school in Sherwood:

Public elementary/middle schools in Sherwood:

  • SHERWOOD MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 1,050, Location: 21970 SW SHERWOOD BLVD, Grades: 6-8)
  • MIDDLETON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 702, Location: 23505 SW OLD HWY 99W, Grades: KG-5)
  • J CLYDE HOPKINS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 684, Location: 21920 SW SHERWOOD BLVD, Grades: PK-5)
  • ARCHER GLEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 672, Location: 16155 SW SUNSET BLVD, Grades: KG-5)
  • SHERWOOD CHARTER SCHOOL (Location: 23264 SW MAIN ST, Grades: KG-8, Charter school)
  • EDY RIDGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 21472 SW COPPER TERRACE, Grades: KG-5)
  • LAUREL RIDGE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 21416 SW COPPER TERRACE, Grades: 6-8)

Private elementary/middle schools in Sherwood:

  • ST FRANCIS SCHOOL (Students: 190, Location: 15643 SW OREGON ST, Grades: KG-8)
  • ST PAUL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 105, Location: 17500 SW CEDERVIEW WAY, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Sherwood

Library in Sherwood:

  • SHERWOOD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $840,611; Location: 22560 SW PINE ST; 29,068 books; 35 e-books; 7,708 audio materials; 6,813 video materials; 27 state licensed databases; 27 other licensed databases; 165 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Sherwood: Sherwood Park and Ride (A), Sherwood Regal Cinemas Park and Ride (B), Sherwood Municipal Court (C), Sherwood Public Library (D), Sherwood City Hall (E), Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue Station 33 Sherwood (F), Sherwood Ice Arena (G), Sherwood Public Works Department (H), Sherwood Heritage Center (I), Department of Motor Vehicles Sherwood (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Sherwood Plaza Shopping Center (1), Sherwood Market Center Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sherwood include: Sherwood United Methodist Church (A), Woodhaven Community Church (B), Saint Paul Lutheran Church (C), Saint Francis Catholic Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Maple Lane Cemetery (1), Saint Paul Lutheran Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Sherwood include: Sunset City Park (1), Community Campus Park (2), Murdock City Park (3), Pioneer City Park (4), Stella Olsen City Park (5), Cinnamon Hills City Park (6), Lady Fern City Park (7), Langer City Park (8), Oregon Trail City Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Godfather's Pizza (Museums; 15982 Southwest Tualatin Sherwood Road).

Court: Sherwood City - Municipal Court (20 Northwest Washington Street).

Birthplace of: Del Baker - Baseball player and coach, Chuck Sun - Motorcycle racer.

Washington County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Sherwood and their reported violations in the past:

TUALATIN VALLEY REGIONAL TRNG CTR (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-11-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between JAN-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: COLIPHAGE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-04-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-26-2013)
USFWS TUALATIN RIVER NATL WLR (Population served: 275, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-15-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
CHEHALEM MTN SUN RIDGE WATER CO (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 64 regular monitoring violations
PACIFIC CHRISTMAS TREES (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Sherwood that have no violations reported:

  • SHERWOOD ELKS CLUB (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.9 people
Oregon:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

76.9%
Whole state:

63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.8%
Whole state:

8.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
2 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
19 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Sherwood (2011 data):

  • U.S. Bank National Association: Sherwood Albertsons Branch at 16030 Southwest Tualatin-Sherwood Drive, branch established on 1995/11/15; Sherwood Branch at 95 N.W. Washington, branch established on 1954/11/29. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • KeyBank National Association: Sherwood Branch at 21327 Sw Sherwood Boulevard, branch established on 2006/04/03. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Sherwood Branch at 16100 Southwest Tualatin-Sherwood Rd, branch established on 1996/06/10. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Sherwood Banking Center at 15961 Tualatin-Sherwood Road, branch established on 2003/12/15. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Sherwood:

Marital status in Sherwood, OR
  • Never married: 27.7%
  • Now married: 59.6%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

For population 25 years and over in Sherwood:

  • High school or higher: 96.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 50.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Oregon average:

11.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Sherwood
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sherwood, OR (based on Washington County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant58,752200
Catholic55,88611
Other30,82377
Mainline Protestant17,40453
Orthodox5501
None366,295-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 75
This county:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 17
Washington County:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 74
Here:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 47
Washington County:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 382
Washington County:

7.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.93 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.5%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

24.0%
Oregon:

25.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.8%
Oregon:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.5%
State:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sherwood:

49.5%
Oregon:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Sherwood:

28.6
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.0%
State:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.2%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Oregon:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.7%
Oregon:

33.1%

General health condition:
Sherwood:

59.3%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.8%
Oregon:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sherwood, OR Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2018)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 21$155,323$88,7560$0
Other and Unallocable 19$104,459$65,9745$844
Financial Administration 15$86,973$69,5781$1,696
Parks and Recreation 12$46,214$46,2143$934
Other Government Administration 11$86,477$94,3391$2,106
Local Libraries 6$30,717$61,43412$7,977
Sewerage 5$22,431$53,8340$0
Judicial and Legal 4$24,964$74,8921$1,329
Water Supply 4$22,096$66,2880$0
Police - Other 3$14,005$56,0200$0
Streets and Highways 1$5,363$64,3560$0
Totals for Government 101$599,022$71,17123$14,886

Sherwood government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $1,529,000 ($76.92)
    Sewerage: $608,000 ($30.59)
    Regular Highways: $242,000 ($12.17)
    Water Utilities: $73,000 ($3.67)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,426,000 ($172.34)
    Water Utilities: $2,753,000 ($138.49)
    General - Other: $1,947,000 ($97.94)
    Regular Highways: $1,531,000 ($77.02)
    Sewerage: $1,411,000 ($70.98)
    Central Staff Services: $1,238,000 ($62.28)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,101,000 ($55.39)
    Libraries: $752,000 ($37.83)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $664,000 ($33.40)
    General Public Buildings: $634,000 ($31.89)
    Financial Administration: $483,000 ($24.30)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $724,000 ($36.42)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $233,000 ($11.72)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $881,000 ($44.32)

Sherwood government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,594,000 ($130.49)
    Regular Highways: $653,000 ($32.85)
    Other: $519,000 ($26.11)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $445,000 ($22.39)
    Parks and Recreation: $203,000 ($10.21)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $44,000 ($2.21)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,303,000 ($65.55)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,158,000 ($58.25)
    Interest Earnings: $323,000 ($16.25)
    Rents: $163,000 ($8.20)
    General Revenue - Other: $38,000 ($1.91)
    Sale of Property: $5,000 ($0.25)
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,000 ($0.20)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $5,703,000 ($286.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,216,000 ($61.17)
    General Local Government Support: $514,000 ($25.86)
    Other: $3,000 ($0.15)
  • Tax - Property: $9,815,000 ($493.74)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,903,000 ($95.73)
    Other License: $1,382,000 ($69.52)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $80,000 ($4.02)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $4,000 ($0.20)

Sherwood government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $43,328,000 ($2179.59)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $39,407,000 ($1982.34)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,109,000 ($659.44)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,189,000 ($462.25)

Sherwood government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $29,389,000 ($1478.39)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $22,000 ($1.11)

9.01% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($60,899 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.01%
Oregon average:

8.52%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($387 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.06%
Oregon average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Multnomah County, OR  2.14% ($61,958 average AGI)
from Clackamas County, OR  0.94% ($62,985)
from Clark County, WA  0.30% ($55,448)


8.09% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($68,856 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.09%
Oregon average:

7.23%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($799 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.09%
Oregon average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Multnomah County, OR  1.96% ($69,206 average AGI)
to Clackamas County, OR  1.01% ($87,030)
to Clark County, WA  0.50% ($63,341)
Businesses in Sherwood, OR
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Albertsons1McDonald's1
Baskin-Robbins1Panda Express1
Blockbuster1Quiznos1
Burger King1Red Robin1
Cricket Wireless1Sprint Nextel1
Curves1Starbucks4
DHL1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1T-Mobile1
FedEx2Taco Bell1
GNC1Target1
GameStop1U-Haul1
Goodwill1UPS2
H&R Block1Vons1
Home Depot1Walgreens1
Jones New York1YMCA1
KFC1

Strongest AM radio stations in Sherwood:

  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KEX (1190 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKSN (1520 AM; 50 kW; OREGON CITY, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KOTK (1080 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KKAD (1550 AM; 50 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-WASHINGTON, INC)
  • KKSL (1290 AM; 10 kW; LAKE OSWEGO, OR; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KUIK (1360 AM; 5 kW; HILLSBORO, OR; Owner: DOLPHIN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KUPL (970 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBNP (1410 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: KBNP RADIO, INC.)
  • KDZR (1640 AM; 10 kW; LAKE OSWEGO, OR; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KFXX (910 AM; 10 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))

Strongest FM radio stations in Sherwood:

  • K225AI (92.9 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KINK (101.9 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKCW (103.3 FM; BEAVERTON, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPDQ-FM (93.7 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OREGON, INC.)
  • KOPB-FM (91.5 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KKRZ (100.3 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMHD (89.1 FM; GRESHAM, OR; Owner: MT. HOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KVMX (107.5 FM; BANKS, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KLTH (106.7 FM; LAKE OSWEGO, OR; Owner: INIFINITY RADIO OF PORTLAND INC.)
  • KUPL-FM (98.7 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OF PORTLAND INC.)
  • KUFO-FM (101.1 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNRK (94.7 FM; CAMAS, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KBVM (88.3 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING NORTHWEST, INC)
  • KBPS-FM (89.9 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: SCHOOL DISTRICT #1, MULTNOMAH COUNTY, OR)
  • KBOO (90.7 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: THE KBOO FOUNDATION)
  • KWJJ-FM (99.5 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KGON (92.3 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KKSN-FM (97.1 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KXJM (95.5 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KFIS (104.1 FM; SCAPPOOSE, OR; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sherwood:

  • KATU (Channel 2; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND TV, L.L.C.)
  • KWBP-LP (Channel 4; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KPDX (Channel 49; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KPTV (Channel 12; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • K57IF (Channel 57; SALEM, OR; Owner: LaGRANDE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOIN (Channel 6; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KNMT (Channel 24; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • KGW (Channel 8; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K18EL (Channel 18; NEWBERG/TIGARD, OR; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KOPB-TV (Channel 10; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KPXG-LP (Channel 54; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • K14HN (Channel 14; VANCOUVER/CAMAS, WA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KPXG (Channel 22; SALEM, OR; Owner: PAXSON SALEM LICENSE, INC.)
  • KOXO-CA (Channel 51; NEWBERG, OR; Owner: WATCHTV, INC.)
  • KWBP (Channel 32; SALEM, OR; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KORK-CA (Channel 35; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: WATCHTV, INC.)
  • K58CO (Channel 58; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: NORTHWEST CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Sherwood fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 26ft / 8.1mTotal length
  • 13,276Total average daily traffic
  • 401Total average daily truck traffic
  • 22,255Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sherwood)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Sherwood, OR)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 214 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sherwood)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Sherwood)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 32 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED47$245,42549$249,061285$242,2344$177,6600$011$197,2772$70,030
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$128,8903$84,30724$245,8081$12,6100$01$272,0102$33,690
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$224,7754$114,213104$255,2956$102,5621$2,244,4008$163,7443$89,840
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$247,8104$265,61049$261,2285$165,4880$02$231,6550$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$283,0152$307,83514$259,2910$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0321.03 , 0321.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$258,2314$332,870
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$274,3953$262,700
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$228,4251$206,170
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0321.03 , 0321.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sherwood, OR
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sherwood, OR - Value

2002 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fires per year is 44. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 70 took place in 2014, and the least - 3 in 2017. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Sherwood, OR When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (46.3%), and Structure Fires (36.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Sherwood, OR
    • 32446.3%Outside Fires
    • 25836.9%Structure Fires
    • 9914.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 192.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sherwood, OR
Most common first names in Sherwood, OR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary4279.9 years
John4075.5 years
Robert3874.0 years
William3876.3 years
James3675.4 years
Charles2575.6 years
Helen2383.6 years
Richard2272.0 years
Margaret2279.0 years
George2080.1 years
Most common last names in Sherwood, OR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Baker1372.2 years
Smith1382.6 years
Miller1275.3 years
Clark1184.0 years
Jones1077.4 years
Harvey1078.9 years
Cole883.2 years
Anderson881.2 years
Johnson871.7 years
Brown776.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sherwood, OR
  • 76.7%Utility gas
  • 21.4%Electricity
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sherwood, OR
  • 53.9%Electricity
  • 44.3%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Sherwood compared to Oregon state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Sherwood on our top lists:

  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: wholesale trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
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