Independence, OR
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Independence, Oregon Info Snack

Population
10,178
Unemployment
6.4%
Poverty
9.0%
Median Home
$220,100
Median Income
$54,617
Median Rent
$1,141

Independence SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
7

Independence, OR Crime Report

158
Total Crimes
1,508.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-35.72%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Independence
/ 100k People
Oregon
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 158 1,508.1 2,950.9 2,346.0
Violent Crime 13 124.1 291.9 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 51.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 10 95.4 200.6 279.7
Property Crime 145 1,384.0 2,659.0 1,958.2
Burglary 10 95.4 339.2 314.2
Larceny 122 1,164.5 1,928.8 1,398.0
Car Theft 13 124.1 391.0 246.0

Independence, OR Cost Of Living

107
Independence's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Independence Oregon National Average
Overall 107 119 100
Services 122 119 100
Groceries 112 114 100
Health 116 118 100
Housing 84 122 100
Transportation 130 128 100
Utilities 89 88 100

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Rankings for Independence in Oregon

Map Of Independence, OR

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Population over time in Independence

Year Population % Change
2020 10,178 6.5%
2019 9,556 3.4%
2018 9,246 2.9%
2017 8,982 2.4%
2016 8,772 1.4%
2015 8,654 0.5%
2014 8,608 0.9%
2013 8,535 1.5%
2012 8,405 2.3%
2011 8,215 -

Race / Ethnicity in Independence

White
51.9% (5,285)
African American
0.4% (36)
American Indian
0.3% (26)
Asian
0.3% (28)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.1% (318)
Hispanic
44.1% (4,485)
Race Independence OR USA
White 51.9% 74.9% 60.1%
African American 0.4% 1.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.9% 0.6%
Asian 0.3% 4.4% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.1% 4.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 44.1% 13.2% 18.2%

Gender in Independence

Female
49.2% (5,009)
Male
50.8% (5,169)
Gender Independence OR USA
Female 49.2% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 50.8% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Independence for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (814)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (712)
High School / GED
25.0% (2,544)
Some College
38.0% (3,867)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (508)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,221)
Master's Degree
5.0% (508)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Independence OR USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 23.0% 27.0%
Some College 38.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Independence, Oregon

Less than $10,000
5.7% (57,686)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.3% (23,207)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.9% (100,785)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.0% (70,947)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.7% (170,075)
$50,000 to $74,999
26.1% (265,556)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (129,628)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.2% (133,938)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.9% (59,675)
$200,000 or more
0.6% (6,299)
Income Independence OR USA
Less than $10,000 5.7% 5.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.3% 3.8% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.9% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.0% 8.7% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.7% 12.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 26.1% 18.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 13.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.2% 16.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.9% 7.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.6% 7.2% 8.3%

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