Demographics

The Cottage Grove market area consists of the City of Cottage Grove, adjacent unincorporated areas of southern Lane County, and parts of northern Douglas County. The city’s population is close to 10,005, making it the third largest city in Lane County. With the combined populations of the surrounding areas, the total population in the immediate labor market area is over 35,000.

Statistics

Population

  • Cottage Grove10,005   2018
  • Lane County370,600     2017

Income (per capita)

  • Cottage Grove17,396***
  • Lane County23,256**

Income (median family)

  • Cottage Grove$35,526***
  • Lane County$40,363**

% with 4-Year College Degree

  • Cottage Grove10.4***

Age Groups               1990    2000    2010

      • Under 5              611      593      702
      • 5-19 years        1,724   1,941   1,909
      • 20-44 years      2,688   2,724   3,022
      • 45-64 years      1,198   1,833   2,457
      • 65+ years         1,181   1,354   1,596
      • Median Age         33        37        38

        2010 Census with Portland State University update as of April 2010
      • ** 2009 Census Estimates

*** 2007 Census Estimates