OR

National Population : 333,590,059
Oregon State Population : 4,027,118

About Philomath, OR

Philomath, OR is located in Benton County in the state of Oregon.

The total City Population for Philomath is about 5,666 with about 1,091 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 9,063.

The Average Home Value is $280,000.00, which is roughly 12% higher than the Average Home Value of $247,189.00 for the state of Oregon, and roughly 33% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $71,992.00, which is roughly 26% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $53,414.00 for the state of Oregon, and roughly 20% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Philomath is about 4.6%.

Oregon is ranked #1 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 85.68 out of 100.

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Voting

Benton County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 58.47% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 67.86%
Republican: 28.18%
Libertarian: 2.16%
Other: 1.17%
Green: 0.63%


Nearby Locations

Corvallis, OR (7.70 mi.)
Blodgett, OR (9.55 mi.)
Tangent, OR (15.14 mi.)
Shedd, OR (15.77 mi.)
Monroe, OR (16.09 mi.)
Alsea, OR (16.15 mi.)
Albany, OR (17.68 mi.)
Halsey, OR (18.14 mi.)
Eddyville, OR (18.29 mi.)
Monmouth, OR (19.10 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 97370
Latitude : 44.596134
Longitude : -123.458725
TimeZone : Pacific (GMT -08:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 1046 ft.
Area Code(s) : 541

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.60
Male Population Estimate : 45.28%
Female Population Estimate : 45.98%
Median Age : 40.4
Male Median Age : 39.9
Female Median Age : 40.8

White Population Estimate : 87.24%
Black Population Estimate : 0.74%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.46%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.84%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.40%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.45%
Other Population Estimate : 1.89%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Philomath specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Benton County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Benton County: About 128 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Benton County is about 56% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.