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Lane County
  • County in Oregon

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Housing
    grade D minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  4. Good for Families
    grade C+
  5. Diversity
    grade B
  6. Jobs
    grade C+
  7. Weather
    grade A
  8. Cost of Living
    grade D+
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  11. Commute
    grade A+

editorial

Lane County is located in Oregon with a population of 373,340. In Lane County, most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Lane County and residents tend to lean liberal.

About

Population
373,340

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$263,200
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$989
National
$1,062
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    41%
  • Own
    59%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    197.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    2
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    53.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    88.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    575
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,917
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    304.9
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade unavailable
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    13%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    38%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    23%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  12%

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