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John Day, Oregon

John Day is a city located in Grant County, Oregon. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 1,821.

Geography John Day is located at 44°25'5" North, 118°57'18" West (44.418091, -118.955064)1.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.9 km² (1.9 mi²). 4.9 km² (1.9 mi²) of it is land and none of the area is covered with water.

Demographics As of the census of 2000, there are 1,821 people, 734 households, and 472 families residing in the city. The population density is 374.0/km² (969.5/mi²). There are 846 housing units at an average density of 173.7/km² (450.4/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 96.92% White, 0.00% African American, 1.15% Native American, 0.38% Asian, 0.16% Pacific Islander, 0.55% from other races, and 0.82% from two or more races. 2.42% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 734 households out of which 32.7% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.0% are married couples living together, 10.2% have a female householder with no husband present, and 35.6% are non-families. 31.9% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.4% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.40 and the average family size is 3.01.

In the city the population is spread out with 27.0% under the age of 18, 7.8% from 18 to 24, 23.2% from 25 to 44, 23.7% from 45 to 64, and 18.3% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 40 years. For every 100 females there are 92.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 88.8 males.

The median income for a household in the city is $31,953, and the median income for a family is $34,327. Males have a median income of $31,908 versus $22,067 for females. The per capita income for the city is $15,488. 17.5% of the population and 13.0% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 21.0% are under the age of 18 and 22.4% are 65 or older.

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