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Forest Grove, OR

forest grove, or downtown


Home to Pacific University, Forest Grove’s diverse economic base includes high tech, food and beverage processing, wood products, metalworking, education and healthcare. Plentiful serviced land, low cost structure, enterprise zone incentives and a business friendly government make Forest Grove a competitive location for business growth. Learn more here.

Forest Grove, OR

Population

Total Population

26,193

Population
Growth Rate

1.85%

Median Age

35

Diversity Index

65.700

Housing & Income

Households

9,040

Total Housing Units

9,440


Owner Occupied

5,417

Renter Occupied

3,623

Vacant

400

Median Home Value

$385,815


Average Home Value

$440,703

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

1.70%


Per Capita Income

2.71%

Income Projection

Median Household

$62,333 $72,123


Average Household

$82,139 $94,101


Per Capita

$28,397 $32,454

Workforce

Total Businesses

577

Total Employed

6,184

Workers 16+

11,955

2021 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

62

Employed

1,171

2021 Manufacturing Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

38

Employed

736

2021 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

19

Employed

692

2021 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

56

Employed

676

2021 Food Service/Drinking Estab

cp-industries

Businesses

50

Employed

647

2021 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

77

Employed

634

Some
High School

1,189

Graduated
High School

3,552

Associates
Degree

1,209

Bachelor's
Degree

3,101

Graduate
Degree

1,763

Average Commute Time

25 min.



Resident Commuters

10,283

Non-Resident Commuters

1,499

Drive Alone

9,073

Carpooled

852

Public

314

Work At Home

702