Coos Bay

Coos Bay

Coos Bay, Oregon, is the largest Oregon coastal city situated along the picturesque Southern Oregon Coast.

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Welcome to Coos Bay, Oregon

Coos Bay, Oregon, is the largest Oregon coastal city situated along the picturesque Southern Oregon Coast. Known as the "Bay Area," Coos Bay offers a rich tapestry of natural beauty, outdoor adventures, and cultural experiences. The city's bustling waterfront is a hub of activity, with fishing boats, pleasure craft, and marine life dotting the scenic bay. Visitors can explore the charming downtown area, home to historic buildings, eclectic shops, and delicious seafood restaurants serving up fresh catches from the nearby Pacific Ocean. Outdoor enthusiasts will find endless opportunities for recreation, from hiking and beachcombing to fishing and kayaking in the surrounding bays, rivers, and dunes. Coos Bay is also a cultural center, with art galleries, museums, and live music venues showcasing the talents of local artists and performers. With its stunning landscapes, welcoming community, and diverse attractions, Coos Bay is a dynamic destination waiting to be explored on the Oregon coast.

Overview for Coos Bay, OR

15,921 people live in Coos Bay, where the median age is 41.5 and the average individual income is $32,303. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

15,921

Total Population

41.5 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$32,303

Average individual Income

Around Coos Bay, OR

There's plenty to do around Coos Bay, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

14
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
20
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Coos Head Food Co-op, The Tin Thistle, and Yoda’s Hut.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $$ 1.32 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 2.02 miles 94 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining · $$ 1.16 miles 35 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining · $$ 1.12 miles 10 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining · $$ 1.98 miles 4 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 1.49 miles 49 reviews 4.7/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Coos Bay, OR

Coos Bay has 7,049 households, with an average household size of 2.23. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Coos Bay do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 15,921 people call Coos Bay home. The population density is 1,497.91 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

15,921

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

41.5

Median Age

49.24 / 50.76%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
7,049

Total Households

2.23

Average Household Size

$32,303

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Coos Bay, OR

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Coos Bay. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Millicoma School
PUBLIC
3rd - 6th
2/5
Marshfield Junior High
PUBLIC
7th - 7th
No rating available
Christ Lutheran Church & School
PRIVATE
PreK - 7th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 2nd
No rating available
Madison Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 2nd
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Alternative Youth Activities
PRIVATE
10th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
3rd - 6th
1/5
Marshfield Senior High School
PUBLIC
8th - 12th
1/5
Resource Link Charter School
PUBLIC
K - 12th
No rating available
Gold Coast Christian School
PRIVATE
1st - 8th
No rating available

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