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Eugene, OR: What you need to know

Many parks and an attention to the environment make Eugene an attractive place to live, along with recreational opportunities and a focus on the arts. Nicknamed The Emerald City and home to the University of Oregon, Eugene is near the confluence of the McKenzie and Willamette rivers and features 23 distinct neighborhoods that provide residents with a variety of housing options. Three hospitals serve the area, and one of the city's famous attractions is a weekly Eugene Saturday Market.

Eugene, OR City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 159,615
Median Age 34
Median Household Income $43,101
Median Home Price $240,500
Walkscore 41

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Eugene, OR Demographics

Median Population in Eugene, OR

Median Age 33.8%
Age 18 Over 82%
Age 21 Over 73.8%
Age 62 Over 17.3%
Age 65 Over 14%

Race in Eugene, OR

  Ethnicity White 85%
  Ethnicity Black 1.7%
  Ethnicity Asian 4.1%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.3%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 9%
  Ethnicity Indian 1%
  Ethnicity Other 2.7%

Population By Gender in Eugene, OR

  Male 49.1%
  Female 50.9%

Language in Eugene, OR

  English Only 88.4%
  English Other 11.6%

Economics in Eugene, OR

  Median Household Income $43,101
  Median Home Price $240,500
  Homes Owned 51.7%
  Homes Rent 48.3%
  Median Property Rent $890

 
COMMUTE TIME: 17.7 MINUTES
in Eugene, OR

Commute Types in Eugene, OR

  Walked 7.6%
  Worked at Home 5.9%
  Public Transportation 4%
  Other Means 8.7%
  Drove Alone 64.9%
  Carpooled 8.9%

41/100
WALK SCORE
for Eugene, OR

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 88
In Eugene, OR

 
7.4% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Eugene, OR