Eugene, OR Demographics

The total population of Eugene is estimated to be 176,755 with 86,169 males (48.75%) and 90,586 females (51.25%). There are 4,417 more females than males in Eugene.
The median household income in Eugene was $60,289 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 585(0.98%) from $59,704 in 2020. This income is 80.81% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Eugene sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $83,610. Overall, the median household income for the city of Eugene stands at $61,288.
In Eugene, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $38,324 for males and $27,987 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $55,633 for males and $51,849 for females.
In Eugene, the demographic landscape is diverse, spanning 4 distinct racial categories among households. Among these, Some Other Race households have the highest median household income at $65,021, while Asian households represent the opposite end with the lowest median household income of $47,898.
In 2022, the population of Eugene was 177,923, a 0.02% decrease year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Eugene's population was 177,953, an increase of 0.32% compared to a population of 177,389 in 2020.
The median age in Eugene, OR is 35.1, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 13.73% were under the age of 15, 29.44% aged 15 to 29, 40.38% aged 30 to 64, 14.49% aged 65 to 84, and 1.96% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Eugene population: 81.06% are White, 1.39% are Black or African American, 0.59% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 4.12% are Asian, 0.33% are Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 3.85% are some other race and 8.66% are multiracial.