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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of La Grande is $21,967, which is lower than the state average of $27,173 and is lower than the national average of $28,555. La Grande median household income is $36,536, which has grown by 15.71% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 23.47% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average La Grande residents spend 10.8 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the state average of 22.4 minutes and is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #186

La Grande, OR
21,967 USD
Oregon
27,173 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

La Grande, OR
17,198 USD
Oregon
27,230 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
La Grande, OR
26,605 USD
Oregon
32,599 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
La Grande, OR
12,554 USD
Oregon
22,655 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #266
La Grande, OR
36,536 USD
Oregon
50,521 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
La Grande, OR
49,936 USD
Oregon
67,671 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #205
La Grande, OR
15.71%
Oregon
23.47%
U.S.
27.36%
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 La Grande, OROregonU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income21.88%$15,745, see rank24.18%$16,35921.11%$16,919
Social Security Income31.71%$15,547, see rank31.58%$17,88629.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income6.60%$3,766, see rank3.93%$3,8002.82%$3,720
Retirement Income17.04%$22,486, see rank18.87%$24,51517.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
La Grande, OR
47,927 USD
Oregon
61,890 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
La Grande, OR
63,110 USD
Oregon
79,373 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 La Grande, OROregonU.S.
White$36,622, see rank$51,397$56,900
Hispanic$30,147, see rank$39,723$42,396
Asian$24,653, see rank$62,398$73,244
American Indian, Alaska Native$45,417, see rank$36,332$37,170
Hawaiian Native$41,523, see rank$37,730$53,370
Two or More Races$21,250, see rank$42,710$47,621

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 La Grande, OROregonU.S.
less than 25$11,635, see rank$23,345$25,788
25 to 44$44,892, see rank$54,740$58,398
45 to 64$50,040, see rank$60,785$65,027
65 or over$27,031, see rank$38,519$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 La Grande, OROregonU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over10,806, see rank3,139,152248,775,628
Male15,210, 48.21%, see rank49.04%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:23,424, 65.72%, see rank67.17%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces211, 0.21%, see rank0.15%0.73%
Male, Civilian23,413, 65.51%, see rank67.02%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed33,084, 90.36%, see rank88.60%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed3329, 9.64%, see rank11.40%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force21,786, 34.28%, see rank32.83%30.72%
Female15,596, 51.79%, see rank50.96%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:23,053, 54.56%, see rank57.97%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.03%0.11%
Female, Civilian23,053, 54.56%, see rank57.94%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed32,773, 90.83%, see rank90.44%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed3280, 9.17%, see rank9.56%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force22,543, 45.44%, see rank42.03%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 La Grande, OROregonU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over5,781, 100%1,715,236141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone3,971, 68.69%, see rank71.39%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled579, 10.02%, see rank10.43%9.59%
Public Transportation59, 1.02%, see rank4.32%5.06%
Walked726, 12.56%, see rank4.08%2.78%
Other Means208, 3.60%, see rank3.43%1.79%
Worked at Home238, 4.12%, see rank6.35%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
La Grande, OR
10.8 minutes
Oregon
22.4 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 La Grande, OROregonU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over5,8571,752,414143,435,233
Male13,084, 52.65%, see rank52.16%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2897, 29.09%, see rank34.27%33.12%
Service Occupations2563, 18.26%, see rank14.44%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations2519, 16.83%, see rank17.37%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2109, 3.53%, see rank3.06%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2114, 3.70%, see rank7.67%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2714, 23.15%, see rank17.98%17.94%
Female12,773, 47.35%, see rank47.84%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2841, 30.33%, see rank39.32%40.04%
Service Occupations2939, 33.86%, see rank23.12%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations2893, 32.20%, see rank30.89%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations27, 0.25%, see rank0.79%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations27, 0.25%, see rank0.29%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations275, 2.70%, see rank5.35%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 La Grande, OROregonU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over5,857, 100%1,752,414143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining145, 2.48%, see rank3.43%1.96%
Construction203, 3.47%, see rank5.50%6.17%
Manufacturing436, 7.44%, see rank11.24%10.43%
Wholesale Trade163, 2.78%, see rank2.96%2.75%
Retail Trade788, 13.45%, see rank12.13%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities319, 5.45%, see rank4.19%4.93%
Information169, 2.89%, see rank1.86%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing282, 4.81%, see rank5.84%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
372, 6.35%, see rank10.37%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance1,890, 32.27%, see rank23.05%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
463, 7.91%, see rank9.78%9.49%
Public Administration361, 6.16%, see rank4.61%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration266, 4.54%, see rank5.03%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 La Grande, OR%OregonU.S.
Population in Poverty3,07924.65%, see rank16.71%15.59%
Family in Poverty42714.66%, see rank11.51%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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