County Information

Area

  • Total – 2,802 sq mi (7,257 km)
  • Land – 2,785 sq mi (7,213 km)
  • Water – 17 sq mi (44 km) 0.86%
  • Public Land – 1,492 sq mi (955,365 ac)
  • Private Land – 1,310 sq mi (838,400 ac)

County Populations (Est.)

  • 2010 Census – 203,206
  • Density – 73 persons/sq mi

Average Household Size – 2.24 persons

Incorporated Cities and Population

  • Ashland – 20,078
  • Butte Falls – 425
  • Central Point – 17,169
  • Eagle Point – 8,520
  • Gold Hill – 1,220
  • Jacksonville – 2,800
  • Medford – 74,907
  • Phoenix – 4,855
  • Rogue River – 2,140
  • Shady Cove – 2,910
  • Talent – 6,680

Number of Public Schools

  • Elementary – 55
  • Middle – 11
  • High School/Junior High – 14
  • College/ University – 2

 

Number of Townships – 87
Number of Sections –
2,812

Length of Completed
Bear Creek Greenway –
18.5 miles

# of Tax Lots Including
Incorporated Cities –
91,757

County Maintained Parks

  • Developed Parks – 18
  • Undeveloped Parks – 5

Miles of Country
Maintained and Paved Roads –
785.08

Miles of Country
Maintained Gravel Roads – 163.81

# of Registered Voters – 113,326

County’s Principal Industries

  • Healthcare
  • Agriculture/Viticulture
  • Lumber
  • Manufacturing
  • Tourism

Average Rainfall a Year – 19 inches

Average Temperatures

Maximum – (January, 44.8°) (July, 87.8°)

Minimum – (January, 26.6°) (July, 50.5°)