The Statistics

The need in the Portland Metro area is great.

Children in Foster Care

County Data

IN THE TRI-COUNTY AREA


2,284 children currently in foster care (2015)
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  • 71% Placed With a Relative
  • 29% Placed With a General Foster Family
616 children exited foster care
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  • 54% Reunified with Family
  • 24% Adopted
  • 22% Other (Emancipation, Guardianship, Etc.)
AVERAGE TIME SPENT IN FOSTER CARE:
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Demographics of children in foster care:
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  • 68.6% Caucasian
  • 16.4% Latino
  • 7% African American
  • 1.2% Asian or Pacific Islander
  • 2.2% Other

Source: Child Welfare Data Book

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