Population density (sq mi)4,6984,65045
Median age32.536.839.1
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a46%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%45%42%
Speak Englishn/a81%85%
Speak Spanishn/a7%9%

Key findings

  • The population density in Kerns is 1% higher than Portland
  • The median age in Kerns is 12% lower than Portland
  • In Kerns 86.07% of the population is White
  • In Kerns 1.88% of the population is Black
  • In Kerns 4.85% of the population is Asian

Compare Portland, OR Demographics


      Kerns population breakdown by race

      American Indian1.49%0.69%1.14%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.65%0.38%
      Mixed race4.96%5.20%4.41%
      Other race0.76%2.43%3.13%
      In Kerns, 9.7% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Kerns age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Kerns, Portland, OR demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).