Eugene Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Eugene is 175,102. 21.19% is under 18, while 15.97% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 4.36% of the population was five years old or younger, 21.19% were 18 years or younger and 25.33% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 50.60% female and 49.40% male.

Eugene Housing

According to the US Census, Eugene has 78,322 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Eugene was 95.43%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $394,800

Eugene Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Some Other Race Alone constitute 81.95% of Eugene's population. Residents of the city who were Asian Alone, made up 4.08% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Black Or African American Alone, constituting 1.76% of the city's population and American Indian And Alaska Native Alone at 1.15%

White Alone77.84%
Some Other Race Alone4.11%
Asian Alone4.08%
Black Or African American Alone1.76%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone1.15%
White Black Or African American1.06%

How Educated is Eugene

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 24.0% of Eugene residents had a bachelor's degree, while 20.5% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 44.50% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Eugene CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher94.0%
Some College Or Associates Degree55.1%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher47.2%
Some College No Degree24.2%
Bachelors Degree24.0%
Graduate Or Professional Degree20.5%

Average Income in Eugene

The median household income in Eugene is $59,338. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $59,338.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $86,510 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $103,873.

A closer examination of the income groups of Eugene households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $50,000 and $74,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $100,000 and $149,999 (14.9%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (8.5%). 7.0% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$103,873
Nonfamily households$39,472