Medford Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Medford is 86,374. 19.92% is under 18, while 22.17% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 4.78% of the population was five years old or younger, 19.92% were 18 years or younger and 36.07% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 49.63% female and 50.37% male.

Medford Housing

According to the US Census, Medford has 37,661 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Medford was 96.98%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $363,800

Medford Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Some Other Race Alone constitute 82.29% of Medford's population. Residents of the city who were Asian Alone, made up 2.08% of the total population.

Other racial groups include American Indian And Alaska Native Alone, constituting 1.36% of the city's population and Black Or African American Alone at 1.03%

White Alone76.02%
Some Other Race Alone6.27%
Asian Alone2.08%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone1.36%
Black Or African American Alone1.03%
White Black Or African American0.85%

How Educated is Medford

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 21.7% of Medford residents had a bachelor's degree, while 9.4% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 31.10% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Medford CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher91.9%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher36.7%
Some College Or Associates Degree32.0%
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency28.1%
Some College No Degree23.0%
Bachelors Degree21.7%

Average Income in Medford

The median household income in Medford is $63,703. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $63,703.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $78,286 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $89,420.

A closer examination of the income groups of Medford 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 (4.3%). 6.4% 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$89,420
Nonfamily households$39,454