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0.27% growth
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1.31% growth
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0.34% growth
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0.35% decline


The economy of Coos County, OR employs 23,537 people. The economy of Coos County, OR is specialized in Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting; Arts, Entertainment, Recreation; and Public Admin., which employ respectively 4.09; 2.11; and 1.33 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Coos County, OR are Healthcare & Social Assistance (3,943), Retail trade (3,148), and Manufacturing (2,055), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($55,417), Finance & Insurance ($35,292), and Educational Services ($33,438).

Median household income in Coos County, OR is $39,110. Males in Coos County, OR have an average income that is 1.25 times higher than the average income of females, which is $35,779. The income inequality of Coos County, OR (measured using the Gini index) is 0.455 which is lower than the national average.


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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Coos County, OR. In Coos County, OR the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 65-74 and 65-74, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 86 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $7,952. Jefferson County, OR has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Oregon.


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Coos County, OR is home to a population of 62,944 people, from which 97.8% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Coos County, OR is composed of 53,888 White residents (85.6%), 3,910 Hispanic residents (6.21%), 2,536 Two+ residents (4.03%), 1,320 Native residents (2.1%), and 722 Asian residents (1.15%). The most common foreign languages in Coos County, OR are Spanish (1,723 speakers), German (308 speakers), and Chinese (154 speakers), but compared to other places, Coos County, OR has a relative high number of German (308 speakers), Japanese (116 speakers), and Scandinavian (19 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Coos County, OR awarded 788 degrees. The student population of Coos County, OR is skewed towards females, with 340 male students and 448 female students. Most students in Coos County, OR are White (535 and 67.9%), followed by Unknown (90 and 11.4%), Hispanic or Latino (76 and 9.6%), and Two or more races (39 and 4.95%). The largest universities in Coos County, OR by number of graduates are Southwestern Oregon Community College (788 and 100%), N/A (N/A and N/A), and N/A (N/A and N/A). The most popular majors in Coos County, OR are Liberal Arts & Sciences (240 and 30.5%), General Studies (80 and 10.2%), and Culinary Arts & Chef Training (43 and 5.46%). The median tuition costs in Coos County, OR are N/A for private four year colleges, and N/A and N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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Housing & Living

The median property value in Coos County, OR is $169,900, which is 0.83 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value decreased from $170,500 to $169,900, a 0.35% increase. The homeownership rate of Coos County, OR is 64.8%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Coos County, OR have an average commute time of 17.5 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Coos County, OR is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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