Population -- Oregon -- Portland Metropolitan Area, United States -- Census 2000, Demography -- Oregon -- Portland Metropolitan Area
The following atlas summarizes some of the primary demographic indicators currently available from the 2000 Census. In addition to changes in settlement patterns and urban form (as indicated by population density patterns), the following maps show the ten-year changes in Hispanic, African-American, and Asian populations. Following these, are maps showing changes in homeownership patterns, household structure, and age characteristics for the region.
Sanchex, Tom, Meg Merrick, Dick Lycan (2002). "eriodic Atlas of the Metroscape: Census 2000: First Take," Winter 2002 Metroscape, pages 13-19.
Originally appeared in the Winter 2002 edition of Metroscape, published by the Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies, Portland State University.