Facts about Keizer, Oregon
Keizer is a city located in Marion County, Oregon, United States, along the 45th parallel. As of the 2010 United States Census, its population was 36,478. It lies inside of the Willamette Valley and is part of the Salem Metropolitan Statistical Area. It was named after brothers Thomas Dove (T. D.) and John Brooks (J. B.) Keizur, two pioneers who arrived in the Wagon Train of 1843, and later filed donation land claims.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.21 square miles (18.67 km²), of which, 7.09 square miles (18.36 km²) is land and 0.12 square miles (0.31 km²) is water.
As of the census of 2010, there were 36,478 people, 13,703 households, and 9,498 families residing in the city. The population density was 5,145.0 inhabitants per square mile (1,986.5/km²). There were 14,445 housing units at an average density of 2,037.4 per square mile (786.6/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 82.5% White, 0.8% African American, 1.3% Native American, 1.6% Asian, 0.6% Pacific Islander, 9.0% from other races, and 4.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 18.3% of the population.
There were 13,703 households of which 36.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.0% were married couples living together, 13.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.7% were non-families. 24.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.64 and the average family size was 3.13.
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