Coos Bay, OR

Census Place

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2020 Population
16,326
0.598% 1-year growth
US Senator
Ron Wyden
Democratic Party
US Senator
Jeff Merkley
Democratic Party
2020 Median Age
41.6
0.726% 1-year increase
2020 Poverty Rate
15.7%
6.45% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$49,478
1.14% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$200,900
10.9% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
7,243
2.14% 1-year growth

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In 2020, Coos Bay, OR had a population of 16.3k people with a median age of 41.6 and a median household income of $49,478. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Coos Bay, OR grew from 16,229 to 16,326, a 0.598% increase and its median household income grew from $48,919 to $49,478, a 1.14% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Coos Bay, OR are White (Non-Hispanic) (83.5%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.94%), Other (Hispanic) (3.69%), White (Hispanic) (3.5%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.53%).

None of the households in Coos Bay, OR reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

98.1% of the residents in Coos Bay, OR are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Coos Bay, OR are Southwestern Oregon Community College (667 degrees awarded in 2020).

In 2020, the median property value in Coos Bay, OR was $200,900, and the homeownership rate was 60.9%.

Most people in Coos Bay, OR drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 14.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Coos Bay, OR was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Coos Bay, OR is home to a population of 16.3k people, from which 98.1% are citizens. As of 2020, 4.05% of Coos Bay, OR residents were born outside of the country (661 people).

In 2020, there were 16.9 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (13.6k people) in Coos Bay, OR than any other race or ethnicity. There were 807 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 602 Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

98.1%
2020 Citizenship
97.9%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 98.1% of Coos Bay, OR residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Coos Bay, OR was 97.9%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Coos Bay, OR
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    13.6k ± 473
  2. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    807 ± 268
  3. Other (Hispanic)
    602 ± 331
8.19%
Hispanic Population
1.34k people

In 2020, there were 16.9 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (13.6k people) in Coos Bay, OR than any other race or ethnicity. There were 807 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 602 Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

8.19% of the people in Coos Bay, OR are hispanic (1.34k people).

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    141,609 ± 9,081 people
  2. Vietnam
    22,538 ± 3,676 people
  3. China
    22,455 ± 3,669 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Oregon was Mexico, the natal country of 141,609 Oregon residents, followed by Vietnam with 22,538 and China with 22,455.

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Foreign-Born Population

4.05%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
661 people
4.07%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
661 people

As of 2020, 4.05% of Coos Bay, OR residents (661 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Coos Bay, OR was 4.07%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    615 ± 220
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    170 ± 107
  3. Korea
    169 ± 173

Coos Bay, OR has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.62 times greater than any other conflict.

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briefcaseEconomy

The economy of Coos Bay, OR employs 7.24k people. The largest industries in Coos Bay, OR are Retail Trade (1,186 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,152 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (725 people), and the highest paying industries are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($73,250), Construction ($65,706), and Transportation & Warehousing ($63,893).

Males in Oregon have an average income that is 1.28 times higher than the average income of females, which is $54,561. The income inequality in Oregon (measured using the Gini index) is 0.464, which is lower than than the national average.

Occupations

7.24k
2020 Value
± 730
2.14%
1 Year growth
± 13%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Coos Bay, OR grew at a rate of 2.14%, from 7.09k employees to 7.24k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Coos Bay, OR, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (858 people), Sales & Related Occupations (738 people), and Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (617 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Coos Bay, OR.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

7.24k
2020 Value
± 730
2.14%
1 Year growth
± 13%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Coos Bay, OR grew at a rate of 2.14%, from 7.09k employees to 7.24k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Coos Bay, OR, are Retail Trade (1,186 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,152 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (725 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Coos Bay, OR, though some of these residents may live in Coos Bay, OR and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$42,773
Median earning men ± $6,432
$26,605
Median earning women ± $2,054

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($120,357), Construction ($66,008), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($63,255).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($80,701), Public Administration ($44,337), and Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($31,566).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Oregon. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Oregon.

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Oregon to other states, or from other states to Oregon.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $19B
  2. $18.8B
  3. $14.1B

In 2020, the top outbound Oregon product (by dollars) was Electronics with $19B, followed by Mixed freight ($18.8B) and Wood prods. ($14.1B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Oregon products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$185B
2020 Value in Oregon
$358B
Projected 2050 Value in Oregon
93.6% growth

In 2020, total outbound Oregon trade was $185B. This is expected to increase 93.6% to $358B by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Oregon trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Oregon to other states, or from other states to Oregon.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $36.1B
  2. $24.7B
  3. $3.73B

In 2020, the top outbound Oregon domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Washington with $36.1B, followed by California with $24.7B and Idaho and $3.73B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Oregon shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley are the senators currently representing the state of Oregon. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Oregon is currently represented by 5 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Oregon

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Ron Wyden
Senator from Oregon3
Assumed office on February 5, 1996
Elected to the seat following the resignation of Bob Packwood.
Jeff Merkley
Senator from Oregon2
Assumed office on January 3, 2009

Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley are the senators currently representing Oregon.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Oregon over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Oregon

Oregon is currently represented by 5 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Oregon have changed over time starting in 2008.

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In 2020, universities in Coos Bay, OR awarded 667 degrees. The student population of Coos Bay, OR in 2020 is skewed towards women, with 570 male students and 967 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Coos Bay, OR are White (469 and 72.2%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (75 and 11.5%), Two or More Races (53 and 8.15%), and American Indian or Alaska Native (20 and 3.08%).

The largest universities in Coos Bay, OR by number of degrees awarded are Southwestern Oregon Community College (667 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Coos Bay, OR are Liberal Arts & Sciences (264 and 39.6%), General Studies (126 and 18.9%), and Baking & Pastry Arts (37 and 5.55%).

Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2020 there were 1,537 students enrolled in Coos Bay, OR, 37.1% men and 62.9% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 993 records, of which 65% were women and 35% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 264 degree-majors awarded
  2. 126 degree-majors awarded
  3. 30 degree-majors awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Coos Bay, OR was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 264 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Coos Bay, OR according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
667 degrees awarded

In 2020, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Southwestern Oregon Community College with 667 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

In 2020, 248 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Coos Bay, OR, which is 0.592 times less than the 419 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 469 degrees mean that there were 6.25 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 75 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Public, 2-year ($4,380) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2020.

Public, 2-year ($1,913) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2020.

Public, 2-year ($1,500) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

The graph shows the average net price by sector and year.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2020, 0.725% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.812% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2020 were Some college (878k), High School or Equivalent (788k), and Bachelors Degree (661k).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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homeHousing & Living

The median property value in Coos Bay, OR was $200,900 in 2020, which is 0.874 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $181,200 to $200,900, a 10.9% increase. The homeownership rate in Coos Bay, OR is 60.9%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in Coos Bay, OR have an average commute time of 14.8 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Coos Bay, OR is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Coos Bay, OR is $49,478. In 2020, the place with the highest median household income in Coos Bay, OR was Census Tract 8 with a value of $72,222, followed by Census Tract 2 and Census Tract 6, with respective values of $64,850 and $62,139.

Property

$200,900
Median Property Value 2020
±$13,843
$4,389
Median Property Taxes
±$549

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Coos Bay, OR the largest share of households pay taxes in the $1,500 - $2k range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Coos Bay, OR compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

60.9%
Homeownership
2020
56.2%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 60.9% of the housing units in Coos Bay, OR were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 58.5%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 8
  2. Census Tract 2
  3. Census Tract 6

In 2020, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Coos Bay, OR was Census Tract 8 with a value of $72,222, followed by Census Tract 2 and Census Tract 6, with respective values of $64,850 and $62,139.

The following map shows all of the places in Coos Bay, OR colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$49,478
Median Household Income
± $6,063
7.21k
Number of Households
± 699

In 2020, the median household income of the 7.21k households in Coos Bay, OR grew to $49,478 from the previous year's value of $48,919.

The following chart displays the households in Coos Bay, OR distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Coos Bay, OR is from Oregon.
0.464
2020 Wage GINI in Oregon
0.465
2019 Wage GINI in Oregon

In 2020, the income inequality in Oregon was 0.464 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.249% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Oregon was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Oregon in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (79.5%)
  2. Carpooled (11.9%)
  3. Worked At Home (2.65%)

In 2020, 79.5% of workers in Coos Bay, OR drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (11.9%) and those who worked at home (2.65%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

14.8 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Coos Bay, OR have a shorter commute time (14.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 1.59% of the workforce in Coos Bay, OR have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Coos Bay, OR distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Coos Bay, OR have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

15.7% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Coos Bay, OR (2.55k out of 16.2k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Males 18 - 24.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Coos Bay, OR is White, followed by Two Or More and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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94% of the population of Coos Bay, OR has health coverage, with 35.1% on employee plans, 25.4% on Medicaid, 17.3% on Medicare, 11.1% on non-group plans, and 4.98% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Oregon was $8,044 in 2014. This is a 7.73% increase from the previous year ($7,467).

Primary care physicians in Coos County, OR see 1110 patients per year on average, which represents a 9.68% decrease from the previous year (1229 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1093 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 235 patients per year.

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Oregon, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,110 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Coos County, OR

Primary care physicians in Coos County, OR see an average of 1,110 patients per year. This represents a 9.68% decrease from the previous year (1,229 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Coos County, OR in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Oregon across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 22.4% under 18 years, 20.3% between 18 and 34 years, 35.1% between 35 and 64 years, and 22.1% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 46.6% were men and 53.4% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

6.01%
Uninsured
35.1%
Employer Coverage
25.4%
Medicaid
17.3%
Medicare
11.1%
Non-Group
4.98%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Coos Bay, OR grew by 24.6% from 4.82% to 6.01%.

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