Polk County, OR has a population of 78,470 people with a median age of 37.3 and a median household income of $54,010. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Polk County, OR grew from 77,264 to 78,470, a 1.56% increase and its median household income grew from $52,821 to $54,010, a 2.25% increase.
The population of Polk County, OR is 79.3% White, 13% Hispanic, and 3.48% Two+. 13.9% of the people in Polk County, OR speak a non-English language, and 95.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Polk County, OR are Western Oregon University, with 1,535 graduates, N/A, with N/A graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Polk County, OR is $215,000, and the homeownership rate is 64.6%. Most people in Polk County, OR commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Polk County, OR is 2 cars per household.
Polk County, OR is the 13th most populated county in Oregon and borders Benton County, OR; Lincoln County, OR; Linn County, OR; Marion County, OR; Tillamook County, OR; and Yamhill County, OR& 1 more.