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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Wasco County is $21,865, which is lower than the state average of $27,173 and is lower than the national average of $28,555. Wasco County median household income is $43,226, which has grown by 20.21% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 23.47% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Wasco County residents spend 16.0 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, #29

Wasco County
21,865 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

Wasco County
23,516 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
Wasco County
27,384 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
Wasco County
19,140 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, #20
Wasco County
43,226 USD
Oregon
50,521 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Wasco County
56,879 USD
Oregon
67,671 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #23
Wasco County
20.21%
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
 Wasco CountyOregonU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income24.31%$16,171, see rank24.18%$16,35921.11%$16,919
Social Security Income37.07%$17,431, see rank31.58%$17,88629.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income5.89%$3,279, see rank3.93%$3,8002.82%$3,720
Retirement Income23.75%$21,112, 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
Wasco County
51,605 USD
Oregon
61,890 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Wasco County
65,764 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

 Wasco CountyOregonU.S.
White$43,060, see rank$51,397$56,900
Hispanic$43,092, see rank$39,723$42,396
Asian$38,750, see rank$62,398$73,244
American Indian, Alaska Native$50,795, see rank$36,332$37,170
Hawaiian Native$43,611, see rank$37,730$53,370
One Race, Other$39,773, see rank$38,148$40,300
Two or More Races$37,500, see rank$42,710$47,621

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

Median Household Income by Age

 Wasco CountyOregonU.S.
less than 25$25,000, see rank$23,345$25,788
25 to 44$46,812, see rank$54,740$58,398
45 to 64$50,524, see rank$60,785$65,027
65 or over$35,180, see rank$38,519$37,945

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

Employment Status

 Wasco CountyOregonU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over20,340, see rank3,139,152248,775,628
Male110,072, 49.52%, see rank49.04%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:26,008, 59.65%, see rank67.17%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces28, 0.08%, see rank0.15%0.73%
Male, Civilian26,000, 59.57%, see rank67.02%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed35,288, 88.13%, see rank88.60%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed3712, 11.87%, see rank11.40%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force24,064, 40.35%, see rank32.83%30.72%
Female110,268, 50.48%, see rank50.96%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:25,768, 56.17%, see rank57.97%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.03%0.11%
Female, Civilian25,768, 56.17%, see rank57.94%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed35,229, 90.66%, see rank90.44%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed3539, 9.34%, see rank9.56%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force24,500, 43.83%, 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

 Wasco CountyOregonU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over10,310, 100%1,715,236141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone7,425, 72.02%, see rank71.39%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled1,276, 12.38%, see rank10.43%9.59%
Public Transportation175, 1.70%, see rank4.32%5.06%
Walked485, 4.70%, see rank4.08%2.78%
Other Means140, 1.36%, see rank3.43%1.79%
Worked at Home809, 7.85%, see rank6.35%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Wasco County
16.0 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
 Wasco CountyOregonU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over10,5171,752,414143,435,233
Male15,288, 50.28%, see rank52.16%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations21,326, 25.08%, see rank34.27%33.12%
Service Occupations2857, 16.21%, see rank14.44%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations2712, 13.46%, see rank17.37%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2689, 13.03%, see rank3.06%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2421, 7.96%, see rank7.67%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2864, 16.34%, see rank17.98%17.94%
Female15,229, 49.72%, see rank47.84%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations21,452, 27.77%, see rank39.32%40.04%
Service Occupations21,637, 31.31%, see rank23.12%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations21,651, 31.57%, see rank30.89%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations294, 1.80%, see rank0.79%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations212, 0.23%, see rank0.29%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2383, 7.32%, 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
 Wasco CountyOregonU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over10,517, 100%1,752,414143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining1,092, 10.38%, see rank3.43%1.96%
Construction585, 5.56%, see rank5.50%6.17%
Manufacturing697, 6.63%, see rank11.24%10.43%
Wholesale Trade243, 2.31%, see rank2.96%2.75%
Retail Trade1,413, 13.44%, see rank12.13%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities510, 4.85%, see rank4.19%4.93%
Information200, 1.90%, see rank1.86%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing368, 3.50%, see rank5.84%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
753, 7.16%, see rank10.37%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance2,558, 24.32%, see rank23.05%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
1,065, 10.13%, see rank9.78%9.49%
Public Administration418, 3.97%, see rank4.61%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration615, 5.85%, see rank5.03%4.96%

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

Poverty Level

 Wasco County%OregonU.S.
Population in Poverty4,19616.87%, see rank16.71%15.59%
Family in Poverty6459.96%, see rank11.51%11.47%

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


 
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