Population & Area Statistics

Grants Pass


  • Population as of July 2015 - 37,088
  • Incorporated: 1887
  • Elevation: 948 feet
  • Land Area: 11.03 square miles

Josephine County


  • Population as of July 1, 2015 - 84,745
  • Established: January 22, 1856
  • Land Area: 1,642 square miles

Local Population Changes

City/County 2015 2010 2000 1990 1980
Grants Pass 37,088 34,533 23,003 17,503 15,032
Cave Junction 1,932 1,883 1,363 1,126 1,023
Josephine County 84,745 82,713 75,726 62,649 58,855
Sunset on Pond - Courtesy of Nomeca Hartwell