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  PEOPLE OVERVIEW
  

The 2016 Portland, Oregon, population is 632,309. There are 4,738 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Portland, Oregon

The median age is 36.4. The US median is 37.4. 42.62% of people in Portland, Oregon, are married. 12.72% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.33 people. 31.75% of people are married, with children. 16.31% have children, but are single.

Race in Portland, Oregon

71.79% of people are white, 5.92% are black, 7.45% are asian, 0.61% are native american, and 0.22% claim 'Other'.

9.64% of the people in Portland, Oregon, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 90.36% are non-hispanic).

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  PEOPLEPortland, OregonUnited States
  Population  632,309321,418,820
  Population - 2010  566,686308,745,538
  Population - 2000  529,121285,036,114
  Population - 1990  437,319251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  44.59%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  19.50%12.76%
  Pop. Density  4,73891
  Land Area  1333,531,905
  Water Area  12264,837
  Median Age  36.437.4
  Female Population  50.64%50.81%
  Male Population  49.36%49.19%
  ESTIMATED TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
  Age 0 to 4  5.88%6.36%
  Age 5 to 9  5.43%6.51%
  Age 10 to 14  4.65%6.59%
  Age 15 to 17  2.83%4.03%
  Age 18 to 20  3.35%4.35%
  Age 21 to 24  5.73%5.61%
  Age 25 to 34  19.50%13.47%
  Age 35 to 44  16.54%12.97%
  Age 45 to 54  13.00%14.09%
  Age 55 to 59  6.36%6.57%
  Age 60 to 64  5.78%5.72%
  Age 65 to 74  6.19%7.64%
  Age 75 to 84  3.01%4.26%
  Age 85 and over  1.77%1.85%
  RACE
  White  71.79%62.77%
  Black  5.92%12.24%
  Asian  7.45%4.95%
  Native American  0.61%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.51%0.16%
  Other  0.22%0.20%
  Two or More Races  3.87%2.13%
  Hispanic  9.64%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  90.36%83.10%
  FAMILY
  Households  252,185116,211,000
  Family Households  129,68476,958,100
  Non Family Households  122,50139,253,000
  Household Size  2.332.63
  Married Population  42.62%50.58%
  Single Population  57.38%49.42%
  Now Married  40.84%48.41%
  Married but Separated  1.78%2.17%
  Never Married  40.30%32.55%
  Widowed  4.37%5.95%
  Divorced  12.72%10.92%
  Married, w/children  31.75%31.68%
  Married, no children  41.53%41.44%
  Single, w/children  16.31%16.94%
  Single, no children  10.41%9.95%

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  PEOPLE COMMENTS
  
"Whoever is responsible for PR in this city is an
Portlanders brag that the best thing about Portland is that within a short drive in any direction you can find beautiful wilderness and outdoor activities. Very true.... (read more)
Great Arts Climate
Portland makes the arts accessible to everyone. All ages, all incomes. There are amazing opportunities to enjoy music, theater, visual arts, crafts across cultures and... (read more)
You can do most anything you can think of within a
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
The kids' table
But now I'm done. Have lived here for over a decade and am leaving, finally. Portland is a wonderful city with great potential. Problem is, there's a wide streak of... (read more)
Portland pros and cons
I moved to Portland in 2012, so I'm still a relative newcomer. Before coming to Portland, I lived in Santa Cruz, Mt. View, Gilroy, and Palo Alto -- all cities in... (read more)
Beautiful Region
If your a hiker this is an amazing place to live. The Coast, Columbia Gorge and Mt Hood will keep you busy for years. Portland, as a city is average at best, but the... (read more)
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