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Demographics Analysis

The people of Independence City, Oregon give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Independence City, Oregon)

Male:

Under 5 years : 572

5 to 9 years : 360

10 to 14 years : 432

15 to 17 years : 253

18 and 19 years : 94

20 years : 197

21 years : 167

22 to 24 years : 273

25 to 29 years : 218

30 to 34 years : 411

35 to 39 years : 321

40 to 44 years : 289

45 to 49 years : 337

50 to 54 years : 163

55 to 59 years : 156

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 119

65 and 66 years : 38

67 to 69 years : 61

70 to 74 years : 80

75 to 79 years : 123

80 to 84 years : 30

85 years and over : 9

Female:

Under 5 years : 426

5 to 9 years : 373

10 to 14 years : 240

15 to 17 years : 204

18 and 19 years : 109

20 years : 85

21 years : 17

22 to 24 years : 261

25 to 29 years : 336

30 to 34 years : 264

35 to 39 years : 404

40 to 44 years : 91

45 to 49 years : 211

50 to 54 years : 233

55 to 59 years : 180

60 and 61 years : 78

62 to 64 years : 146

65 and 66 years : 45

67 to 69 years : 80

70 to 74 years : 80

75 to 79 years : 148

80 to 84 years : 125

85 years and over : 76


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Independence City, Oregon)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 6,113

Multiple ancestry : 2,079

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 175

Ancestry not reported : 577


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Independence City, Oregon)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 7,278

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 19

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 73

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 502

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,072


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Independence City, Oregon)

Total:

Under 5 years : 998

5 to 17 years : 1,862

18 to 24 years : 1,203

25 to 34 years : 1,229

35 to 44 years : 1,105

45 to 54 years : 944

55 to 59 years : 336

60 and 61 years : 107

62 to 64 years : 265

65 to 74 years : 384

75 years and over : 511

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 961

5 to 17 years : 1,202

18 to 24 years : 628

25 to 34 years : 407

35 to 44 years : 352

45 to 54 years : 461

55 to 59 years : 117

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 83

65 to 74 years : 125

75 years and over : 133

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 37

5 to 17 years : 506

18 to 24 years : 279

25 to 34 years : 325

35 to 44 years : 301

45 to 54 years : 406

55 to 59 years : 155

60 and 61 years : 67

62 to 64 years : 130

65 to 74 years : 228

75 years and over : 351

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 75

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 17

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 154

18 to 24 years : 296

25 to 34 years : 422

35 to 44 years : 452

45 to 54 years : 77

55 to 59 years : 47

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 52

65 to 74 years : 31

75 years and over : 27


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Independence City, Oregon)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,376

Female : 2,117

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,395

Female : 1,390

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 52

Female : 40

Foreign born:

Male : 909

Female : 665


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Independence City, Oregon)

Born in state of residence : 3,471

Born in other state in the United States : 2,315

Native: born outside the United States : 38

Foreign born : 964


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Independence City, Oregon)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,183

Now married, except separated : 1,229

Divorced : 171

Separated : 12

Widowed : 95

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 355

Now married, except separated : 1,408

Divorced : 328

Separated : 0

Widowed : 225

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 35

Now married, except separated : 57

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 358

Now married, except separated : 985

Divorced : 0

Separated : 84

Widowed : 16


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Independence City, Oregon)

Speak only English : 5,307

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 1,195

Speak English less than "very well" : 1,241

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 28

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 35

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 76

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 39

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 12


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Independence City, Oregon

  • Other Groups: 2,314   (35.7%)
  • German: 956   (14.8%)
  • Irish: 578   (8.9%)
  • English: 531   (8.2%)
  • United States Or American: 257   (4.0%)
  • Scottish: 247   (3.8%)
  • Norwegian: 196   (3.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 195   (3.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 187   (2.9%)
  • European: 142   (2.2%)
  • Italian: 120   (1.9%)
  • Dutch: 111   (1.7%)
  • Swedish: 105   (1.6%)
  • Welsh: 83   (1.3%)
  • French Canadian: 75   (1.2%)
  • Polish: 71   (1.1%)
  • Canadian: 51   (0.8%)
  • Danish: 38   (0.6%)
  • Russian: 34   (0.5%)
  • Arab: 33   (0.5%)
  • Subsaharan African: 32   (0.5%)
  • Celtic: 31   (0.5%)
  • Scandinavian: 27   (0.4%)
  • Swiss: 20   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 13   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 8   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 5   (0.1%)
  • British: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Independence City, Oregon is 8,944



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Independence City, Oregon: 4,732
Female Population in Independence City, Oregon: 4,212


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Independence City, Oregon: 25.2
Median Female Resident Age in Independence City, Oregon: 33.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Oregon is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Independence City, Oregon


White


Both sexes

30.6

Male

30.2

Female

31.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

22.1

Male

21.5

Female

27.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

24.8

Male

26.0

Female

23.5

Asian


Both sexes

27.8

Male

22.5

Female

34.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

36.0

Male

36.0

Female

36.5

Other


Both sexes

21.9

Male

22.5

Female

21.4

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.3

Male

19.4

Female

19.2

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.5

Male

21.9

Female

21.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

33.2

Male

32.9

Female

33.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Independence City, Oregon


  • White: 6,788
  • African American: 67
  • American Indian: 220
  • Asian: 126
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 40
  • Some Other Race: 1,356
  • Two or More Races: 347



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Independence City, Oregon citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Independence City, Oregon

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 61   (3.86%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 59   (3.74%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 57   (3.61%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 24   (1.52%)
  • 9th Grade: 22   (1.39%)
  • 10th Grade: 45   (2.85%)
  • 11th Grade: 59   (3.74%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 117   (7.41%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 440   (27.87%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 123   (7.79%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 169   (10.7%)
  • Associate Degree: 146   (9.25%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 176   (11.15%)
  • Master's Degree: 58   (3.67%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (0.44%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 16   (1.01%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 73   (4.12%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 34   (1.92%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 77   (4.34%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 77   (4.34%)
  • 9th Grade: 39   (2.2%)
  • 10th Grade: 40   (2.26%)
  • 11th Grade: 33   (1.86%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 110   (6.2%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 461   (26%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 247   (13.93%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 294   (16.58%)
  • Associate Degree: 111   (6.26%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 104   (5.87%)
  • Master's Degree: 58   (3.27%)
  • Professional School Degree: 15   (0.85%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Independence City, Oregon

  • Central Sd 13j


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1610 Monmouth St, Independence, OR 97351, Phone: (503) 838-0030, Students: 2,709 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Independence City, Oregon

  • Central High School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1530 Monmouth St, Independence, OR 97351, Phone: (503) 838-0480, Students: 853 )

  • Talmadge Middle School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 510 16th St, Independence, OR 97351, Phone: (503) 838-1424, Students: 400 )

  • Independence Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 150 S 4th St, Independence, OR 97351, Phone: (503) 838-1322, Students: 304 )

  • Henry Hill Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 750 5th St, Independence, OR 97351, Phone: (503) 838-1828, Students: 291 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Independence City, Oregon

  • Independence Public Library


    175 Monmouth St, Independence, OR 97351

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Independence City, Oregon


  • 1859 Jail, Marshal's Home & Museum


    217 North Main, Independence, MO 64050

  • 1908 Courthouse Foundation Inc


    Po Box 336, Independence, VA 24348
    http://www.historic1908courthouse.org

  • Balkan Heritage Preservation Foundation


    2 Summit Park Drive Suite 150, Independence, OH 44131

  • Bingham-waggoner Historical Society


    Po Box 1163, Independence, MO 64055

  • Buchanan County Historical Society


    Po Box 321, Independence, IA 50644

  • Caney Valley Antique Power Association


    2634 Cr 3350, Independence, KS 67301

  • Canterbury Heritage Foundation Co


    4200 Rockside Rd Ste 300, Independence, OH 44131

  • Carson & Colorado Railway Inc


    Po Box 194, Independence, CA 93526

  • Center For The Study Of The Korean War


    1401 W Truman Rd, Independence, MO 64050

  • Cuyahoga Valley Genealogical Society


    Po Box 311074, Independence, OH 44131

  • Eastern California Museum


    , Independence, CA 93526

  • Friends Of Cedar Rock


    2611 Quasqueton Diag Blvd, Independence, IA 50644

  • Friends Of Chicago & Alton Depot Of Independence Mo


    C/o Lloyd J Briggs 3517 S Pleasant, Independence, MO 64055

  • Friends Of Pennytown Historic Site


    5101 S Cedar Crest Ct, Independence, MO 64055
    http://www.penntownchurchcom

  • Friends Of Sugar Creek


    606 N Sterling Ave, Independence, MO 64054

  • Friends Of The National Frontier Trails Museum


    318 West Pacific, Independence, MO 64050
    http://ci.independence.mo.us/nftm/joinus.as

  • Friends Ofritner Creek Bridge


    593 E Street, Independence, OR 97351

  • Grayson County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 529, Independence, VA 24348
    http://www.graysonvahistsoc.com/inde

  • Grayson County Virginia Heritage Foundation


    Po Box 679, Independence, VA 24348

  • Heartland Acres Agribition Center Inc


    2600 Swan Lake Blvd, Independence, IA 50644
    http://www.heartlandacresusa.com

  • Heritage Museum Society


    Po Box 7, Independence, OR 97351
    http://orheritage.org

  • Historic Jazz Foundation


    16301 E Pacific Ave, Independence, MO 64050

  • Independence Heritage Museum


    112 South 3rd Street, Independence, OR 97351
    http://orheritage.org

  • Independence Historical Museum


    123 N 8th St, Independence, KS 67301

  • Independence Historical Society Inc


    6675 Brecksville Road, Independence, OH 44131

  • Independence Museum


    123 N 8th St, Independence, KS 67301
    http://www.independencehistoricalmuseum.org

  • Independence Science And Technology Center


    125 S Penn Ave, Independence, KS 67301

  • Jackson County Historical Society


    Po Box 4241, Independence, MO 64055

  • Leila's Hair Museum


    1333 S Noland Rd, Independence, MO 64055
    http://www.hairwork.com

  • Little House On The Paririe Museum Inc


    2507 Cr 3000, Independence, KS 67301
    http://www.littlehouseontheprairiemuseum.c

  • Matthews Living History Farm Foundation


    Po Box 356, Independence, VA 24348

  • Mvpa Historical Archives Inc


    Po Box 520378, Independence, MO 64052

  • North American Rr Museums


    Po Box 4223, Independence, MO 64055

  • Peacepathways


    1001 W Walnut St, Independence, MO 64050

  • Pony Express Museum


    , Independence, MO 64053

  • Preservation Renaissance Of Independence Inc


    115 E Walnut, Independence, MO 64050

  • Puppetry Arts Institute


    11025 E Winner Rd, Independence, MO 64052
    http://www.hazelle.org

  • Santayana Institute


    529 E 1700th Rd, Independence, MO 64055

  • Seven Hills Historical Society


    7325 Summitview Dr, Independence, OH 44131
    http://www.freewebs.com/7hillshistory

  • Truman Harry S Library And Museum


    1200 N Mccoy St, Independence, MO 64050

  • Vaile Mansion


    1500 N Liberty St, Independence, MO 64050
    http://www.vailemansion.org

  • Victorian Society Of The Vaile Mansion Dewitt Museum


    Po Box 316, Independence, MO 64055

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Independence City, Oregon affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Independence City, Oregon.

Area Features of Independence City, Oregon


Airport


(1) Faust Field Airport   (2) Independence State Airport   (3) Jpm Airport   (4) Marr Field Airport   (5) S And E Farms Independence Airstrip   (6) Wigrich Airfield  

Bar


(1) Murphy Bar  

Bend


(1) Independence Bend  

Bridge


(1) Davidson Bridge  

Building


(1) Heritage Museum   (2) Independence City Hall   (3) Independence Municipal Courthouse   (4) Independence Police Department   (5) Independence Public Library   (6) Independence Public Works   (7) Jensen Artic Museum   (8) Monmouth City Hall   (9) Monmouth Municipal Courthouse   (10) Monmouth Police Department   (11) Monmouth Public Library   (12) Monmouth Public Works   (13) Polk County Fire District 1 Station 40 Buena Vista   (14) Polk County Fire District 1 Station 90   (15) Western Oregon University Rice Auditorium  

Cape


(1) Tyson Island  

Cemetery


(1) Buena Vista Cemetery   (2) Butler Davidson Cemetery   (3) Cemetery Hill Cemetery   (4) Fircrest Cemetery   (5) Halls Ferry Cemetery   (6) Smith Cemetery  

Church


(1) Buena Vista Community Church   (2) Living Word Faith Fellowship   (3) Monmouth Evangelical Church   (4) Saint Patricks Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Independence   (2) City Of Monmouth   (3) Monmouth-independence Division  

Dam


(1) Wendell Kreder Dam  

Island


(1) Wells Island  

Lake


(1) Humbug Lake   (2) Lamer Pond   (3) Rose Lake  

Locale


(1) Buena Vista Ferry Landing West   (2) Buena Vista Public Ferry Landing East   (3) Cauthorn Historical   (4) Clay Pit Historical   (5) Clow Corner   (6) Derry Orchard Historical   (7) East Independence Historical   (8) First Fruits Farm   (9) Helmick Historical   (10) Independence Sewage Treatment Plant   (11) Ledford Historical   (12) Monmouth Sewage Treatment Plant   (13) Neahr Historical   (14) O Brien Place Historical   (15) Orville   (16) Polk County Park Public Boat Ramp   (17) Riverview City Park Boat Ramp   (18) V S Junction   (19) Wells Landing   (20) Western Oregon University Baseball Stadium   (21) Western Oregon University Leinwand Outdoor Stage   (22) Western Oregon University Mcarthur Field Stadium   (23) Western Oregon University New Physical Education Building   (24) Wigrich   (25) Wigrich Landing   (26) Wigrich Spur Historical   (27) Wvrr Junction Historical  

Park


(1) Buena Vista County Park   (2) Cherry Lane Park   (3) Gentle Woods Park   (4) Henry Hill Park   (5) Le Mesa Park   (6) Madrona Park   (7) Main Street Park   (8) Marr Court Park   (9) Monmouth Recreational Park   (10) Mountain Fir Park   (11) Pfaff Park   (12) Pioneer Park   (13) Riverview City Park   (14) Sarah Helmick State Park   (15) Southgate Park   (16) Whitesell Park   (17) Winegar Park  

Populated Place


(1) Buena Vista   (2) Cochrane Historical   (3) Hopville   (4) Independence   (5) Modeville   (6) Monmouth   (7) Parker   (8) Stapleton   (9) Suver  

Post Office


(1) Bloomington Post Office Historical   (2) Buena Vista Post Office Historical   (3) Independence Post Office   (4) Monmouth Post Office   (5) Parker Post Office Historical   (6) Suver Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Christianson Reservoir   (2) Dicker Reservoir   (3) Drazdoff Reservoir   (4) Garrison Reservoir   (5) Interstate Log Pond   (6) Lundeen Reservoir   (7) Mccrae Reservoir   (8) Monmouth Reservoir   (9) Nisly Reservoir   (10) Olge Reservoir   (11) Wendell Kreder Reservoir   (12) Winegar Reservoir  

School


(1) Ash Creek Elementary School   (2) Campus Elementary School Historical   (3) Central High School   (4) Henry Hill Elementary School   (5) Independence Elementary School   (6) Mid Valley Christian Academy   (7) Monmouth Elementary School   (8) Talmadge Middle School   (9) Western Oregon University  

Spring


(1) Cauthorn Spring   (2) Vitae Springs  

Stream


(1) Ash Creek   (2) Duck Slough   (3) Hartman Slough   (4) Middle Fork Ash Creek   (5) Mineral Creek   (6) North Fork Ash Creek   (7) Oak Point Creek   (8) South Fork Ash Creek  

Summit


(1) Cemetery Hill   (2) Cupids Knoll   (3) Davidson Hill   (4) Helmick Hill   (5) Johnson Hill  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Independence City, Oregon

97351 (pop. 7,063)


Cities Nearby Independence City, Oregon

Monmouth-independence Ccd, OR  (pop. 21,022) 1.5 Miles
Monmouth City, OR  (pop. 9,401) 1.9 Miles
Rickreall Cdp, OR  (pop. 38) 5.7 Miles
Eola Cdp, OR  (pop. 24) 6.5 Miles
Dallas City, OR  (pop. 15,233) 7.7 Miles
Dallas Ccd, OR  (pop. 21,088) 8.8 Miles
Salem City, OR  (pop. 158,709) 9.6 Miles
Salem Ccd, OR  (pop. 223,601) 10.6 Miles
Turner City, OR  (pop. 2,157) 11.7 Miles
Four Corners Cdp, OR  (pop. 15,007) 11.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Independence City, Oregon

503



Elevation in Independence City, Oregon is 180.0 ft. (55.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Independence City, Oregon

Lat: 44.853101 N        Long: -123.191388 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Independence City, Oregon need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Oregon

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.73 4.79 3.16 4.77 0.00 4.18
  Total Electric Industry 4.73 4.79 3.16 4.77 0.00 4.18
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.81 4.85 3.15 5.30 0.00 4.25
  Total Electric Industry 4.81 4.85 3.15 5.30 0.00 4.25
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.93 4.88 3.22 4.98 0.00 4.31
  Total Electric Industry 4.93 4.88 3.22 4.98 0.00 4.31
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.02 4.93 3.33 5.33 0.00 4.43
  Total Electric Industry 5.02 4.93 3.33 5.33 0.00 4.43
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.33 4.97 3.47 5.27 0.00 4.60
  Total Electric Industry 5.33 4.97 3.47 5.27 0.00 4.60
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.49 5.06 3.47 5.49 0.00 4.67
  Total Electric Industry 5.49 5.06 3.47 5.49 0.00 4.67
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.69 5.15 3.41 5.74 0.00 4.77
  Total Electric Industry 5.69 5.15 3.41 5.74 0.00 4.77
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.56 4.97 3.23 6.44 0.00 4.61
  Total Electric Industry 5.56 4.97 3.23 6.44 0.00 4.61
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.82 5.00 3.50 6.67 0.00 4.90
  Total Electric Industry 5.82 5.00 3.50 6.67 0.00 4.90
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 1.76 0.00 0.00 1.76
  Full-Service Providers 5.75 4.94 3.55 6.68 0.00 4.87
  Total Electric Industry 5.75 4.94 3.48 6.68 0.00 4.83
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.88 5.06 3.56 7.10 0.00 4.89
  Total Electric Industry 5.88 5.06 3.56 7.10 0.00 4.89
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 6.29 5.45 4.21 7.33 0.00 5.44
  Total Electric Industry 6.29 5.45 4.21 7.33 0.00 5.44
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.12 6.59 4.72 9.44 0.00 6.32
  Total Electric Industry 7.12 6.59 4.72 9.44 0.00 6.32
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.06 6.38 4.63 0.00 6.68 6.18
  Total Electric Industry 7.06 6.38 4.63 0.00 6.68 6.18
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.10 0.86 0.00 0.00 1.05
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.43 4.42 0.00 0.00 4.43
  Full-Service Providers 7.18 6.49 4.41 0.00 6.50 6.22
  Total Electric Industry 7.18 6.45 4.43 0.00 6.50 6.21
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.31 0.76 0.00 0.00 0.90
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.64 6.16 0.00 0.00 6.02
  Full-Service Providers 7.25 6.49 4.63 0.00 6.36 6.32
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 6.51 4.83 0.00 6.36 6.34
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.82 0.56 0.00 0.00 0.69
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 6.88 7.61 0.00 0.00 7.26
  Full-Service Providers 7.48 6.73 4.70 0.00 6.40 6.50
  Total Electric Industry 7.48 6.77 4.85 0.00 6.40 6.53

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Independence City, Oregon

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 103   (4.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 44   (1.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 133   (5.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 262   (10.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 285   (11.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 363   (14.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 328   (13.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 198   (8.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 51   (2.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 149   (6.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 21   (0.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 54   (2.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 261   (10.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 192   (7.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Independence City, Oregon)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,585

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 377

In 3-person carpool : 24

In 4-person carpool : 16

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 45

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 14

Walked : 91

Other means : 80

Worked at home : 265


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Independence City, Oregon)

Less than 5 minutes : 80

5 to 9 minutes : 148

10 to 14 minutes : 600

15 to 19 minutes : 344

20 to 24 minutes : 545

25 to 29 minutes : 403

30 to 34 minutes : 501

35 to 39 minutes : 235

40 to 44 minutes : 65

45 to 59 minutes : 77

60 to 89 minutes : 189

90 or more minutes : 45


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Independence City, Oregon)

With Social Security income : 734

No Social Security income : 2,024


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Independence City, Oregon)

With retirement income : 437

No retirement income : 2,321


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Independence City, Oregon)

Less than $10,000 : 121

$10,000 to $14,999 : 65

$15,000 to $19,999 : 41

$20,000 to $24,999 : 146

$25,000 to $29,999 : 113

$30,000 to $34,999 : 29

$35,000 to $39,999 : 155

$40,000 to $44,999 : 119

$45,000 to $49,999 : 122

$50,000 to $59,999 : 171

$60,000 to $74,999 : 338

$75,000 to $99,999 : 375

$100,000 to $124,999 : 152

$125,000 to $149,999 : 52

$150,000 to $199,999 : 26

$200,000 or more : 48


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Independence City, Oregon)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $57,932


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Independence City, Oregon

  • NEW (1100 AM; 2.5 kW; Lebanon, OR; Owner: Jessica Lund)
  • KTRP (1130 AM; 25.0 kW; Mount Angel, OR; Owner: Jne Investments, Inc.)
  • KPJC (1220 AM; 1.0 kW; Salem, OR; Owner: Kccs, Llc)
  • KEJO (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Corvallis, OR; Owner: Bicoastal Media Licenses V, Llc)
  • KLYC (1260 AM; 1.0 kW; Lafayette, OR; Owner: Bohnsack Strategies, Inc.)
  • KLOO (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Corvallis, OR; Owner: Bicoastal Media Licenses V, Llc)
  • KKSN (1390 AM; 5.0 kW; Keizer, OR; Owner: Entercom Portland License, Llc)
  • KYKN (1430 AM; 5.0 kW; Salem, OR; Owner: Willamette Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KCKX (1460 AM; 1.0 kW; Stayton, OR; Owner: Donald D. Coss)
  • KBZY (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Salem, OR; Owner: Capital Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KGAL (1580 AM; 1.0 kW; Crabtree, OR; Owner: Eads Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KOAC (550 AM; 5.0 kW; Adair Village, OR; Owner: Oregon Public Broadcasting)
  • KWIL (790 AM; 1.0 kW; Albany, OR; Owner: Extra Mile Media, Inc.)
  • KWIP (880 AM; 5.0 kW; Dallas, OR; Owner: Valley Broadcasting Associates, Llc)
  • KSHO (920 AM; 1.0 kW; Crabtree, OR; Owner: Eads Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KWBY (940 AM; 0.25 kW; Woodburn, OR; Owner: 94 Country, Inc.)
  • KTHH (990 AM; 0.25 kW; Albany, OR; Owner: Bicoastal Media Licenses V, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Independence City, Oregon

  • KLOO-FM (106.3 FM; Adair Village, OR; Owner: Bicoastal Media Licenses V, Llc)
  • KHPE (107.9 FM; Adair Village, OR; Owner: Extra Mile Media, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Aumsville, OR; Owner: Educational Broadcast Service)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Aumsville, OR; Owner: Iglesia Cristiana Ebenezer)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Jefferson, OR; Owner: Salem Folklore Community)
  • KBVR (88.7 FM; Corvallis, OR; Owner: Oregon State Bd. Of Higher Education)
  • KAJC (90.1 FM; Independence, OR; Owner: Csn International)
  • KAJC (90.1 FM; Scio, OR; Owner: Csn International)
  • KSLC (90.3 FM; Mcminnville, OR; Owner: Linfield College)
  • KSLC (90.3 FM; Mcminnville, OR; Owner: Linfield College)
  • KWBX (90.3 FM; Salem, OR; Owner: Corban College)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Lebanon, OR; Owner: Jefferson Baptist Church)
  • KRKT-FM (99.9 FM; Adair Village, OR; Owner: Bicoastal Media Licenses V, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Independence City, Oregon

  • KPXG (Channel 22; Silverton, OR; Owner: Paxson Salem License, Inc.)
  • KOAC-TV (Channel 7; Adair Village, OR; Owner: Oregon Public Broadcasting)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Independence City, Oregon

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 239  (16.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 271  (18.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 177  (12.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 159  (10.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 243  (16.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 384  (36.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 216  (20.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 284  (26.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 75  (7.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 11  (1.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 125 Farms In Independence City, Oregon


(updated 2008)



Banks In Independence City, Oregon

Umpqua Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $22m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 363

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Independence City, Oregon

  • McNary Field


    (about 10.1 miles in Salem, Oregon; Airport Code: SLE)

  • Corvallis Municipal


    (about 25.0 miles in Corvallis, Oregon; Airport Code: CVO)

  • Aurora State


    (about 34.1 miles in Aurora, Oregon; Airport Code: FVO)

  • Siletz Bay State


    (about 41.0 miles in Gleneden Beach, Oregon; Airport Code: OR2)

  • Newport Municipal


    (about 46.5 miles in Newport, Oregon; Airport Code: ONP)

  • Portland Hillsboro


    (about 48.9 miles in North Plains, Oregon; Airport Code: HIO)

  • Tillamook


    (about 49.5 miles in Netarts, Oregon; Airport Code: VWG)

  • Mahlon Sweet Field


    (about 50.4 miles in Alvadore, Oregon; Airport Code: EUG)

  • Portland International


    (about 58.6 miles in Portland, Oregon; Airport Code: PDX)

  • Pearson Field


    (about 59.1 miles in Vancouver, Washington; Airport Code: VUO)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Independence City, Oregon

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

72.72%

Carpooled

20.38%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.60%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.28%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.76%

Walked

2.27%

Other Means

0.48%

Worked At Home

2.51%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Independence City, Oregon, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Independence City, Oregon)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,779

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 74

Female householder, no husband present : 220

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 472

Householder not living alone : 213


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Independence City, Oregon)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 7

Male householder and female partner : 126

Female householder and female partner : 11

Female householder and male partner : 25

All other households : 2,589


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Independence City, Oregon)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,501

Renter-occupied housing units : 278

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 60

Renter-occupied housing units : 14

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 108

Renter-occupied housing units : 112

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 327

Renter-occupied housing units : 358


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Independence City, Oregon)

Less than $10,000 : 217

$10,000 to $14,999 : 142

$15,000 to $19,999 : 141

$20,000 to $24,999 : 171

$25,000 to $29,999 : 154

$30,000 to $34,999 : 160

$35,000 to $39,999 : 155

$40,000 to $44,999 : 115

$45,000 to $49,999 : 147

$50,000 to $59,999 : 201

$60,000 to $74,999 : 420

$75,000 to $99,999 : 375

$100,000 to $124,999 : 182

$125,000 to $149,999 : 52

$150,000 to $199,999 : 78

$200,000 or more : 48


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Independence City, Oregon)

Total : 3,066


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Independence City, Oregon)

Occupied : 2,758

Vacant : 308


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Independence City, Oregon)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Independence City, Oregon)

Built 2005 or later : 201

Built 2000 to 2004 : 704

Built 1990 to 1999 : 418

Built 1980 to 1989 : 163

Built 1970 to 1979 : 541

Built 1960 to 1969 : 182

Built 1950 to 1959 : 202

Built 1940 to 1949 : 327

Built 1939 or earlier : 328


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Independence City, Oregon)

Utility gas : 1,400

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 13

Electricity : 1,116

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 14

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 175

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 22

No fuel used : 18


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Independence City, Oregon)

Less than $10,000 : 70

$10,000 to $14,999 : 27

$15,000 to $19,999 : 63

$20,000 to $24,999 : 19

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 12

$50,000 to $59,999 : 7

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 15

$80,000 to $89,999 : 86

$90,000 to $99,999 : 19

$100,000 to $124,999 : 138

$125,000 to $149,999 : 283

$150,000 to $174,999 : 463

$175,000 to $199,999 : 251

$200,000 to $249,999 : 208

$250,000 to $299,999 : 86

$300,000 to $399,999 : 72

$400,000 to $499,999 : 98

$500,000 to $749,999 : 65

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Independence City, Oregon)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 216

Home equity loan only : 145

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,238

Housing units without a mortgage : 397


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Independence City, Oregon)

Built 2005 or later : $210,600

Built 2000 to 2004 : $189,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $166,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $28,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $153,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $134,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $117,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $145,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $208,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Independence City, Oregon: 70.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Oregon: 63.4%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Independence City, Oregon

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 70.59%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 29.41%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Independence City, Oregon

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 37 37 $3,625,136
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

37 37 $3,625,136
2000        
  Single Family 53 53 $6,048,129
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 10 84 $4,341,862
  Total

63 137 $10,389,991
2001        
  Single Family 39 39 $4,430,184
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $597,918
  Five or More Family 5 42 $2,170,933
  Total

46 89 $7,199,035
2002        
  Single Family 49 49 $7,909,106
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $254,990
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

50 53 $8,164,096
2003        
  Single Family 119 119 $17,596,844
  Two Family 15 30 $3,230,735
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $578,391
  Five or More Family 7 42 $2,998,348
  Total

143 199 $24,404,318
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 107 107 $18,990,265
  Two Family 7 14 $1,468,186
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $560,516
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

116 129 $21,018,967
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Independence City, OR): $36,790
Median Household Income In 2000 (Oregon): $40,916


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Independence City): $100,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Oregon): $145,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Independence City): $628
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Oregon): $620


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Independence City, Oregon

Utility Gas: 38.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.4%
Electricity: 52.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 6.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Independence City, Oregon are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Independence City, Oregon

First Call Home Health, Llc


     Address: 565 Union Street, Ne, Suite 205, Salem, Oregon 97301
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/15/2003

Salem Hospital Home Care


     Address: 2455 Franzen Street, Ne, Salem, Oregon 97309
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/19/1987

Marquis Home Health - Albany


     Address: 1534 Queen Avenue Se, Albany, Oregon 97321
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/2/2005

Good Samaritan Reg Medical Hhs


     Address: 444 Nw Elks Drive, Corvallis, Oregon 97330
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 4/2/1986

Providence Benedictine Hha


     Address: 570 South Main Street, Mount Angel, Oregon 97362
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 3/15/1984

Hospitals Close To Independence City, Oregon

Salem Hospital


     Address: 665 Winter Street Se, Salem, Oregon 97309
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

West Valley Hospital


     Address: 525 Se Washington Street, Dallas, Oregon 97338
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Samaritan Albany General Hospital


     Address: 1046 6th Avenue Sw, Albany, Oregon 97321
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Santiam Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1401 N 10th Avenue, Stayton, Oregon 97383
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Good Samaritan Regional Medical Ctr


     Address: 3600 Nw Samaritan Drive, Corvallis, Oregon 97339
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Independence City, Oregon

Evergreen Independence Health And Rehabilitation


     Address: 1525 Monmouth Street, Independence, Oregon 97351
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 44
     Percent Occupied: 55%

Sunnyside Care Center


     Address: 4515 Sunnyside Road Se, Salem, Oregon 97302
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 66%

Evergreen Windsor Health & Rehab Center


     Address: 820 Cottage Street Ne, Salem, Oregon 97301
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 54
     Percent Occupied: 54%

Avamere Rehabilitation Of Salem


     Address: 4120 Kurth Street S., Salem, Oregon 97302
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 68%

Dallas Ret Village Health Center


     Address: 377 Nw Jasper Street, Dallas, Oregon 97338
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 114
     Percent Occupied: 94%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Independence City, Oregon

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 211 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Independence City, Oregon

    Retired Workers: 810
    Disabled Workers: 185
    Widowers Workers: 120
    Spouses Workers: 80
    Children Workers: 95


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Independence City, Oregon


Charges


Sewerage: $1,015,000
All Other: $89,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $1,167,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $198,000
Highways: $358,000
All Other: $149,000


Local Intergovernmental


General Support: $7,000


Current Operations


Financial Administration: $81,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $68,000
Central Staff Services: $132,000
General Public Buildings: $42,000
Regular Highways: $449,000
Housing & Community Development: $19,000
Libraries: $241,000
Parks & Recreation: $114,000
Police Protection: $1,210,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $178,000
Sewerage: $505,000
General - Other: $772,000
Water Utilities: $790,000


Construction


Sewerage: $117,000
General: $3,615,000
Water Utilities: $217,000


Other Capital Outlay


Regular Highways: $273,000
Housing & Community Development: $1,703,000
Parks & Recreation: $68,000
Protective Inspection & Regulation, Nec: $15,000
General - Other: $148,000


General


Interest On Debt: $127,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $141,000


Tax


Property: $1,530,000
Public Utilities: $515,000
Other License: $1,366,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $62,000
Interest Earnings: $137,000
Fines & Forfeits: $190,000
Donations From Private Sources: $127,000
General Revenue, Nec: $23,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $40,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $589,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $3,363,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $2,661,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,615,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $485,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $14,191,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,061,000


Short Term Debt Outstanding


End Of Fiscal Year: $1,500,000


(updated 2006)



Polk County, Oregon Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 43.63%
  • Bush & Cheney 54.97%
  • Other 1.40%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Independence City, Oregon citizens.

Relocation to Polk County, OR

12.13 % of Polk County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $41,059

Oregon Average 8.89 %

0.06 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $15,600

Oregon Average 0.12 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Polk County, OR (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Marion County , OR 4.60 % ($40,023 AGI )
  • Yamhill County , OR 0.62 % ($30,958 AGI )
  • Washington County , OR 0.44 % ($48,614 AGI )

Relocation away from Polk County, OR

10.11 % of Polk County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $35,770

Oregon Average 7.91 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $30,700

Oregon Average 0.07 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Polk County, OR (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Marion County , OR 4.22 % ($34,572 AGI )
  • Yamhill County , OR 0.56 % ($32,016 AGI )
  • Washington County , OR 0.40 % ($39,244 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Oregon

Low Bracket: $2,900 (5.00%)
High Bracket: $7,300 (9.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Oregon

No Sales Tax


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Independence City, Oregon is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Independence City, Oregon directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Independence City, Oregon

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 3 1 3 8 3 3 2 2 4 2 4 4 1
    per 100,000 49 16 44 114 39 36 22 21 41 20 46 46 12
Robbery 1 0 1 0 1 1 3 1 1 0 0 3 0
    per 100,000 16 0 15 0 13 12 33 10 10 0 0 34 0
Assault 5 6 6 21 12 15 16 10 20 6 14 10 10
    per 100,000 82 97 88 298 157 180 174 104 204 61 161 115 115
Burglary 56 29 30 38 35 25 36 29 28 19 35 30 37
    per 100,000 914 467 438 540 458 300 391 303 285 193 403 344 427
Larceny Theft 182 245 229 238 197 155 191 174 178 183 170 182 205
    per 100,000 2,971 3,944 3,341 3,379 2,575 1,861 2,074 1,816 1,812 1,861 1,958 2,087 2,367
Vehicle Theft 13 17 15 12 16 9 8 7 6 13 13 13 5
    per 100,000 212 274 219 170 209 108 87 73 61 132 150 149 58
Arson 1 1 2 3 0 2 1 1 7 7 4 1 2
    per 100,000 16 16 29 43 0 24 11 10 71 71 46 11 23
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
2 2 3 7 4 5 5 3 6 2 5 4 3
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
63 73 69 73 62 48 59 53 55 56 56 57 62
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
33 37 36 40 33 26 32 28 31 29 30 30 33


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Oregon

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
15,259 17,160 18,873 14,487 16,295 21,562 17,650 24,660 18,930 27,073


(updated 2014)



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