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Mount Hood Village, Oregon
Clackamas County Oregon Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Mount Hood Village Highlighted.svg
Country United States
State Oregon
County Clackamas
 • Total 26.1 sq mi (67.7 km2)
 • Land 26.1 sq mi (67.7 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
1,247 ft (380 m)
 • Total 4,864
 • Density 186/sq mi (71.8/km2)
Time zone UTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 503 and 971
FIPS code 41-50235
GNIS feature ID 1867474
Website [1]

Mount Hood Village is the name of a census-designated place (CDP) within the Mount Hood Corridor in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States. As of the 2010 census, the CDP had a population of 4,864. The Villages at Mount Hood is the name of the combined government of several of the communities encompassed by the CDP and is a separate entity.


The CDP includes most of Brightwood, Wemme, Welches, Zigzag, and Rhododendron. Most of the area is immediately north or south of U.S. Route 26, though a spur south into parts of Welches and a spur north along East Lolo Pass Road is also included.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 26.1 square miles (67.7 km2), all land.


As of the census of 2000, there are 3306 people in the CDP, organized into 1320 households and 872 families. The population density is 482.5 people per square mile (186.3/km²). There are 1903 housing units at an average density of 277.7 per square mile (107.3/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP is 92.38% White, 1.66% Native American, 0.48% Asian, 0.33% Black or African American, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 2.90% from other races, and 2.21% from two or more races. 6.35% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 1,320 households out of which 29.5% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.8% are married couples living together, 6.1% have a female householder with no husband present, and 33.9% are non-families. 24.6% of all households are made up of individuals and 6.7% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.46 and the average family size is 2.95.

The median age in the CDP is 40 years:

  • 24.5% under the age of 18,
  • 7.1% from 18 to 24,
  • 29.2% from 25 to 44,
  • 28.5% from 45 to 64, and
  • 10.7% who are 65 years of age or older.

For every 100 females there are 113.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 109.1 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP is $51,031, and the median income for a family is $59,458. Males have a median income of $42,961 versus $28,372 for females. The per capita income for the CDP is $24,604. 6.4% of the population and 3.9% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 2.6% of those under the age of 18 and 6.5% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

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