Keizer, OR

Keizer profile

Living in Keizer

Keizer is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 39,713 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Keizer is the 14th largest community in Oregon.

Unlike some cities, Keizer isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Keizer are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Keizer is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Keizer who work in office and administrative support (12.97%), sales jobs (11.91%), and management occupations (7.00%).

Also of interest is that Keizer has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

In terms of college education, Keizer is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 27.00% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Keizer in 2018 was $30,660, which is upper middle income relative to Oregon and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $122,640 for a family of four. However, Keizer contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Keizer is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Keizer home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Keizer residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Keizer also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.39% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Keizer include German, Irish, English, European, and Norwegian.

The most common language spoken in Keizer is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.