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Gresham Population

Gresham is a city in Oregon, State of United States, Gresham population in 2023 is estimated to be 113,847, covers city area of 23.65 sq mi (61.26 sq km), ranks fourth largest city in Oregon State, two-hundred-sixty-fourth city in the United States. Gresham is in Multnomah County, It is considered a suburb within the Greater Portland Metropolitan area. it was officially incorporated as a city in 1905, though settlement began in mid 1800, named after Walter Quintin Gresham, the American Civil War general. Gresham population as per 2020 census is 114,247 compared to 2010 population of 105,594 with the increase number of 8,653 people and growth of 8.2 percent.

Below is the Gresham population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
2021 *113,219-0.9
2022 *113,7210.44
2023 *113,8470.11
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019, 2020 US Census & 2021 estimates updated

Gresham Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Gresham population is 109,379, out of these 52,350 are male, 57,029 are female, The sex ratio of Gresham is 92. The median age of the Gresham population is 37.7, Gresham population by age are, under 18 years is 21,098, 16 years and over is 91,237, 18 years and over is 88,281, 21 years and over is 83,862, 65 years and over is 21,473. 47.9% are male, 52.1% are female, Population of Gresham by age percent-wise is, 19.3% are under 18 years old, 83.4% are 16 years and over, 80.7% are 18 years and over, 76.7% are 21 years and over, 15.4% are 65 years and over. There are total 42,870 housing units, The voting population of Gresham are 78,413, out of these 37,860 are male voters, 40,553 are female voters, 48.3% are male, 51.7% are female. Gresham population in 2022 is estimated to be 113,721, and in 2021 is estimated to be 113,219.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -55,5905.1%
5 - 96,0135.5%
10 - 145,7445.3%
15 - 196,2725.7%
20 - 248,4887.8%
25 - 3418,18516.6%
35 - 4414,54513.3%
45 - 5414,19213.0%
55 - 596,0975.6%
60 - 647,3986.8%
65 - 7411,80510.8%
75 - 843,0252.8%
85 and over2,0251.9%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates

Gresham Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Gresham by race are:

White Population

White population in Gresham, Oregon are 86,124, percentage wise 78.7 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Gresham, Oregon are 4,226, percentage wise 3.9 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Gresham, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.

Asian Population

Asian population in Gresham are 5,700, percentage wise 5.2 percent are asians, out of these 239 are Asian Indians, 693 are Chinese, 933 are Filipinos, 150 are Japanese, 359 are Korean, 2,061 are Vietnamese and 1,265 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Gresham, Oregon are 22,889. Percentage wise 20.9 percent are hispanics, out of these 19,880 are Mexican people, 521 are Puerto Ricans, 121 are Cubans, and 2,367 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race109,379Percent
Black or African American4,2263.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,1531.1%
Asian Population5,7005.2%
Asian Indian2390.2%
Other Asian Population1,265
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,7161.6%
Hispanic or Latino22,88920.9%
Puerto Rican5210.5%
Other Hispanic or Latino2,367
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)

Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Gresham native population is 91,296, out of these 55,782 born in the Oregon state and 34,465 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 18,083, out of these 7,692 are Naturalized US citizen, 2,371 are in Europe, 2,297 in Asia, 0 in Africa, 2,775 in Latin America and 55 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Gresham are 10,391, out of these 696 are from Europe, 1,919 are from Asia, 1,124 from Africa, 6,328 are from Latin America and 23 are from Northern America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Born in state of residence55,782
Born in other state in the United States34,465
Born outside the United States1,049
Puerto Rico52
U.S. Island Areas504
Born abroad of American parent(s)493
Foreign born
Born outside of United States18,083
Naturalized U.S. citizen7,692
Latin America2,775
Northern America55
Not a U.S. citizen10,391
Latin America6,328
Northern America23
Source: US Census 2019 estimates

Gresham Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Gresham, Oregon are 42,870, Occupied housing units are 40,604, Rental vacancy rate is 6. Percentage of occupancy is 95, 50.05% of houses are owner occupied and 44.67% of houses are renter occupied in Gresham. There are 48.82 percent of one-unit detached, 5.46 percent of one-units attached, 2.76 percent of two-unit houses, 6.25 percent of three or four unit homes. 3.79 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 3 and average household size of renter occupied is 2. 32.03 percent are available with one vehicle, 33.85 percent are available with two vehicles, 20.71 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 8.13 percent are no vehicles available. Total number of Gresham rental homes or apartments are 19,149, occupied by Renter, The median value of Gresham average rental rate is $1,289.

Total housing units42,870
Occupied housing units40,604
Occupied housing units percent95
Rental vacancy rate6
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached20,929
1-unit attached2,342
2 units1,184
3 or 4 units2,680
Mobile home1,625
Boat, RV, van, etc.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit3
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Gresham Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Gresham, Oregon is $337,800, According to 2019 estimated US census of housing market, 3.86 percent of houses are less than $50,000, 0.17 percent are between $50,000 to $100,000, 0.67 percent are between $100,000 to $150,000, 2.70 percent are between $150,000 to $200,000, 9.65 percent are between $200,000 to $300,000, 29.45 percent are between $300,000 to $500,000, 2.96 percent are between $500,000 to one million, 0.60 percent are over one million and above.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,0001,654
$50,000 to $99,99971
$100,000 to $149,999289
$150,000 to $199,9991,157
$200,000 to $299,9994,135
$300,000 to $499,99912,625
$500,000 to $999,9991,267
$1,000,000 or more257
Median (dollars)337,800
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

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