Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Oregon Household Income is Nation's 3rd Fastest Growing

The Census Bureau has released the American Community Survey data for state and local jurisdictions last week. The results show that Oregon's median household income grew by 6% from 2014 to 2015, the nation's third fastest behind Montana and Tennessee. The poverty rate dropped by a point, but it is still not back to pre-recession levels. Read more on the Oregon Office of Economic Analysis Blog.