Income/capita 41%
Household income 17%
Unemployment 27%
Income per capita$42,108$34,778$28,822
Median household income$64,873$58,423$53,270
Median income owner occupied$0$83,708$69,328
Median income renter occupied$0$36,883$34,215
Median earnings male$49,843$35,643$33,885
Median earnings female$40,286$29,549$24,038
Unemployment rate3.4%5.2%5.0%
Poverty leveln/a16.9%15.7%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sellwood-Moreland is 41% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Sellwood-Moreland is 17% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sellwood-Moreland is 27% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sellwood-Moreland is equal to the national average

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      Sellwood-Moreland employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.2%0.2%
      Manufacturing sector9.7%0.5%
      Financial & insurance services2.9%3.3%
      Wholesale & retail services19.3%8.1%
      Public administration2.4%1.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.1%1.8%
      Education, health & social services20.0%44.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Stafford, OR1,945$125,556127%
      Bethany, OR22,819$117,056112%
      Rivergrove, OR438$106,87593%
      Happy Valley, OR17,474$106,19792%
      Cedar Mill, OR15,993$105,34790%
      Portland, OR620,589$58,4236%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Baltimore, MD621,000$44,26220%
      Oklahoma City, OK620,015$50,0709%
      Las Vegas, NV613,295$50,8828%
      Louisville, KY611,573$46,88115%
      Milwaukee, WI598,672$36,80133%
      Portland, OR620,589$58,4236%
      Source: The Sellwood-Moreland, Portland, OR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).