Eugene, OR Population

By | June 27, 2019

Population: 137,893. Estimated population in July 2020: 144,515 (+4.8% change)
Males: 67,540 (49.0%), Females: 70,353 (51.0%)

Lane County

Zip codes: 97401, 97402, 97403, 97404, 97405, 97408.

Median resident age: 33.0 years
Median household income: $35,850
Median house value: $152,000

Races in Eugene:

  • White Non-Hispanic (86.0%)
  • Hispanic (5.0%)
  • Two or more races (3.7%)
  • American Indian (2.3%)
  • Other race (2.2%)
  • Black (1.3%)
  • Chinese (1.0%)
  • Japanese (0.8%)
  • Korean (0.8%)

Ancestries: German (20.3%), English (14.8%), Irish (13.1%), Norwegian (4.8%), United States (4.8%), French (4.1%).

Elevation: 419 feet

Land area: 40.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Eugene

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 37.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 16.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Eugene city

  • Never married: 36.2%
  • Now married: 44.7%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

6.6% Foreign born (2.7% Asia, 1.6% Latin America, 1.3% Europe, 0.7% North America).

Population change in the 1990s: +23,519 (+20.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers in Eugene:

  • LANE COUNTY PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL (151 W 5TH AVE,PO BOX 10905)
  • SACRED HEART MEDICAL CENTER (1255 HILYARD STREET)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Eugene:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Eugene:

  • MAHLON SWEET FIELD (about 9 miles; EUGENE, OR; Abbreviation: EUG)
  • CORVALLIS MUNI (about 32 miles; CORVALLIS, OR; Abbreviation: CVO)
  • MCNARY FLD (about 59 miles; SALEM, OR; Abbreviation: SLE)
Other public-use airports nearest to Eugene:

  • HOBBY FIELD (about 13 miles; CRESWELL, OR; Abbreviation: 77S)
  • COTTAGE GROVE STATE (about 20 miles; COTTAGE GROVE, OR; Abbreviation: 61S)
  • LEBANON STATE (about 35 miles; LEBANON, OR; Abbreviation: S30)
Amtrak station:
EUGENE-SPRINGFIELD (433 WILLAMETTE ST.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/Universities in Eugene:

  • UNIVERSITY OF OREGON (Full-time enrollment: 16,239; Location: 110 JOHNSON HALL; Public; Website: www.uoregon.edu; Offers Doctor’s degree)
  • LANE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 5,853; Location: 4000 E 30TH AVE; Public; Website: Lanecc.edu)
  • NORTHWEST CHRISTIAN COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 480; Location: 828 East 11th Avenue; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.nwcc.edu; Offers Master’s degree)
  • EUGENE BIBLE COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 145; Location: 2155 BAILEY HILL RD; Private, not-for-profit)
  • A’ARTS COLLEGE OF BEAUTY (Full-time enrollment: 41; Location: 2101 BAILEY HILL RD STE G; Private, for-profit)
  • EMPIRE DATA ENTRY CENTER (Location: 1075 HWY 99 N; Private, for-profit)
  • OREGON UNIVERSITY SYSTEM (Location: PO BOX 3175; Public; Website: www.ous.edu; Offers Doctor’s degree)
  • REAL ESTATE SCHOOL OF EUGENE (Location: 560 COUNTRY CLUB PKY STE 200; Private, for-profit)
  • GUTENBERG COLLEGE (Location: 1883 UNIVERSITY ST; Private, not-for-profit)
  • HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATIONS SCHOOL INC (Location: 81 CENTENNIAL LOOP STE 3; Private, for-profit)
  • OREGON BUSINESS COLLEGE (Location: 2300 OAKMONT WAY STE 106; Private, for-profit)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Eugene:

  • OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 37 miles; CORVALLIS, OR; Full-time enrollment: 15,404)
  • LINN-BENTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 40 miles; ALBANY, OR; Full-time enrollment: 3,057)
  • WESTERN OREGON UNIVERSITY (about 53 miles; MONMOUTH, OR; Full-time enrollment: 4,209)
  • WILLAMETTE UNIVERSITY (about 61 miles; SALEM, OR; Full-time enrollment: 2,325)
  • CHEMEKETA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 66 miles; SALEM, OR; Full-time enrollment: 5,253)
  • GEORGE FOX UNIVERSITY (about 87 miles; NEWBERG, OR; Full-time enrollment: 2,032)
  • CLACKAMAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 96 miles; OREGON CITY, OR; Full-time enrollment: 3,446)

Schools

Public high schools in Eugene:

  • SOUTH EUGENE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,708; Location: 400 E 19TH AVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • HENRY D SHELDON HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,609; Location: 2455 WILLAKENZIE RD; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • WILLAMETTE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,534; Location: 1801 ECHO HOLLOW RD; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • WINSTON CHURCHILL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,413; Location: 1850 BAILEY HILL RD; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • NORTH EUGENE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,264; Location: 200 SILVER LN; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • CROW MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 149; Location: 25863 CROW RD; Grades: 07 – 12)
  • KALAPUYA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 126; Location: 1200 N TERRY ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • OPPORTUNITY CENTER (Students: 98; Location: 3411-B WILLAMETTE ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • CHURCHILL ALTERNATIVE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 81; Location: 1850 BAILEY HILL RD; Grades: 10 – 12)
  • NORTH EUGENE ALTERNATIVE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 39; Location: 200 SILVER LN; Grades: 11 – 12)
Private high schools in Eugene:

  • MARIST HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 583; Location: 1900 KINGSLEY ROAD; Grades: 9 – 12)
  • LIFEGATE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL DBA MASTERS (Students: 116; Location: 1052 FAIRFIELD AVE; Grades: KG – 12)
  • GARDEN WAY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 112; Location: 231 NORTH GARDEN WAY; Grades: PK – 12)
  • OAK HILL SCHOOL (Students: 108; Location: 86397 E WAY DR; Grades: KG – 12)
  • LOOKING GLASS JOB CTN SCHOOL (Students: 85; Location: 1102 LINCOLN STREET SUITE 200; Grades: 8 – 12)
  • WELLSPRINGS FRIENDS SCHOOL (Students: 43; Location: 3590 W 18TH AVE; Grades: 9 – 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Eugene:

  • THEODORE ROOSEVELT MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 721; Location: 680 E 24TH AVE; Grades: 05 – 08)
  • MEADOW VIEW SCHOOL (Students: 714; Location: 1855 LEGACY ST; Grades: KG – 08)
  • CAL YOUNG MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 619; Location: 2555 GILHAM RD; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • JAMES MONROE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 617; Location: 2800 BAILEY LN; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • JOHN F KENNEDY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 572; Location: 2200 BAILEY HILL RD; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • COLIN KELLY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 562; Location: 850 HOWARD AVE; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • SHASTA MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 509; Location: 4656 BARGER AVE; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • GILHAM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 494; Location: 3307 HONEYWOOD ST; Grades: KG – 05)
  • JAMES MADISON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 488; Location: 875 WILKES DR; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • AWBREY PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 477; Location: 158 SPRING CREEK DR; Grades: KG – 05)
Biggest private primary/middle schools in Eugene:

  • O HARA CATHOLIC ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 350; Location: 715 WEST 18TH STREET; Grades: PK – 8)
  • WILLAMETTE CHRISTIAN SCH (Students: 273; Location: 2500 W 18TH/BOX 22108; Grades: PK – 8)
  • ST PAUL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 264; Location: 1201 SATRE STREET; Grades: KG – 8)
  • EUGENE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 176; Location: 4500 W AMAZON DRIVE; Grades: PK – 8)
  • ST. THOMAS’ EPISCOPAL PRESCHOO (Students: 110; Location: 1465 COBURG ROAD; Grades: PK – KG)
  • LIFE LUTHERAN SCH (Students: 103; Location: 710 E 17TH AVE; Grades: PK – 8)
  • COLLEGE HILL MONTESSORI (Students: 76; Location: 3576 DONALD ST; Grades: PK – KG)
  • EUGENE FAMILY YMCA PRESCHOOL K (Students: 66; Location: 2055 PATTERSON; Grades: PK – KG)
  • EDUCATIONAL ENVIRONMENTS INC (Students: 59; Location: 5310 FOX HOLLOW RD; Grades: PK – KG)
  • WILLAKINZIE CHRIST LEARN CTR (Students: 40; Location: PO BOX 7591; Grades: PK – KG)

Libraries

Library in Eugene:

  • EUGENE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $4,569,161; Location: 100 W. 13TH AVE.; 281,441 books; 14,960 audio materials; 7,891 video materials; 735 serial subscriptions)