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Gresham, OR

gresham, or innovation hub


Gresham is the fourth largest city in Oregon, located directly east of Portland. The city is vibrant and diverse with over 100 traded-sector businesses ranging in size from small independent family-owned firms, such as Trailblazer Foods, to large multi-national companies such as Boeing, Owens Corning and Subaru. Gresham’s proximity to key transportation assets makes it an ideal place for both manufacturing and distribution. The City focuses on long-term economic growth by building a diverse, innovative economy with competitive wages and high-impact employment providing opportunity and prosperity for Gresham residents, businesses and entrepreneurs. Learn more here.

Gresham, OR

Population

Total Population

115,853

Population
Growth Rate

0.83%

Median Age

36

Diversity Index

64.600

Housing & Income

Households

41,825

Total Housing Units

43,870


Owner Occupied

22,833

Renter Occupied

18,991

Vacant

2,045

Median Home Value

$361,135


Average Home Value

$388,826

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.69%


Per Capita Income

2.74%

Income Projection

Median Household

$59,196 $67,412


Average Household

$76,097 $87,367


Per Capita

$27,544 $31,530

Workforce

Total Businesses

3,110

Total Employed

36,397

Workers 16+

52,193

2021 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

356

Employed

5,125

2021 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

447

Employed

4,834

2021 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

276

Employed

3,576

2021 Food Service/Drinking Estab

cp-industries

Businesses

255

Employed

3,356

2021 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

96

Employed

2,879

2021 Manufacturing Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

99

Employed

2,849

Some
High School

5,268

Graduated
High School

16,842

Associates
Degree

7,770

Bachelor's
Degree

11,933

Graduate
Degree

6,470

Average Commute Time

30 min.



Resident Commuters

41,777

Non-Resident Commuters

8,592

Drive Alone

37,919

Carpooled

5,941

Public

3,951

Work At Home

2,317