In 2020, Polk County, OR had a population of 84.7k people with a median age of 37 and a median household income of $65,665. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Polk County, OR grew from 83,037 to 84,730, a 2.04% increase and its median household income grew from $62,691 to $65,665, a 4.74% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Polk County, OR are White (Non-Hispanic) (77.5%), White (Hispanic) (8.93%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.77%), Other (Hispanic) (3.33%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (1.71%).
None of the households in Polk County, 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.
96.2% of the residents in Polk County, OR are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Polk County, OR are Western Oregon University (1,715 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Polk County, OR was $290,100, and the homeownership rate was 65.4%.
Most people in Polk County, OR drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27 minutes. The average car ownership in Polk County, OR was 2 cars per household.