The town of Woodburn, Oregon is home to approximately 25,000 residents. Families with children are a common sight, as kids aged 5-14 make up an above-average percentage of the community. Overall, the city's residents, with an average age of just under 35, skew decidedly younger than most cities in Oregon. Most residents own their homes in Woodburn, and 38% of residents rent. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the city boasts a relatively low average rent of $989 per month. Over the course of a year, renters in Woodburn will save around $1,100 compared to the state average.
Among residents over the age of 25 in Woodburn, 6% have earned a Bachelor's degree and 2% possess a Master's or Doctoral degree. There are two primary industries in Woodburn: manufacturing and retail. Combined, these industries make up 12% of the labor force in the city. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many residents work in construction, making it the top field in the city. With an average annual income of about $56,000, Woodburn workers take home less than their peers elsewhere in Oregon. Woodburn's average income also falls below the national average of $73,345.
Woodburn has an average commute time of about 28 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the most common means of commuting to work, chosen by 37% of workers, while public transit isn't widely used. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.