Eugene is located in west Oregon. Eugene is part of Lane County. Eugene has 43.72 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Eugene population is 158,131, which has grown 14.68% since 2000. The population growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 14.00% and is higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Eugene median household income is $42,715 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 19.15% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 23.47% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Eugene median house value is $237,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 55.92% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 53.91% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Eugene is much better than the state average in quality. The Eugene area code is 541.