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Demographics Analysis

The people of Rufus 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
(Rufus City, Oregon)

Male:

Under 5 years : 18

5 to 9 years : 6

10 to 14 years : 10

15 to 17 years : 4

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 1

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 2

25 to 29 years : 6

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 28

40 to 44 years : 9

45 to 49 years : 0

50 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 16

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 7

65 and 66 years : 9

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 5

80 to 84 years : 1

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 9

10 to 14 years : 0

15 to 17 years : 2

18 and 19 years : 1

20 years : 0

21 years : 2

22 to 24 years : 15

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 4

35 to 39 years : 11

40 to 44 years : 0

45 to 49 years : 6

50 to 54 years : 8

55 to 59 years : 2

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 25

75 to 79 years : 9

80 to 84 years : 2

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Rufus City, Oregon)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 165

Multiple ancestry : 45

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 15


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 167

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 58


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Rufus City, Oregon)

Total:

Under 5 years : 18

5 to 17 years : 31

18 to 24 years : 21

25 to 34 years : 10

35 to 44 years : 48

45 to 54 years : 14

55 to 59 years : 18

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 34

75 years and over : 17

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 18

5 to 17 years : 10

18 to 24 years : 4

25 to 34 years : 6

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 1

55 to 59 years : 2

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 6

75 years and over : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 4

18 to 24 years : 15

25 to 34 years : 4

35 to 44 years : 9

45 to 54 years : 13

55 to 59 years : 16

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 28

75 years and over : 17

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

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 : 17

18 to 24 years : 2

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 39

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Rufus City, Oregon)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 43

Female : 18

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 41

Female : 65

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 38

Female : 20


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Rufus City, Oregon)

Born in state of residence : 54

Born in other state in the United States : 97

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 58


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 9

Now married, except separated : 19

Divorced : 2

Separated : 0

Widowed : 7

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 18

Now married, except separated : 30

Divorced : 19

Separated : 3

Widowed : 32

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 4

Now married, except separated : 39

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 147

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 52


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Rufus City, Oregon

  • German: 60   (23.6%)
  • United States Or American: 46   (18.1%)
  • Other Groups: 32   (12.6%)
  • Irish: 32   (12.6%)
  • English: 30   (11.8%)
  • French Canadian: 10   (3.9%)
  • Norwegian: 10   (3.9%)
  • Scottish: 7   (2.8%)
  • Polish: 6   (2.4%)
  • Dutch: 6   (2.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 5   (2.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 4   (1.6%)
  • Canadian: 2   (0.8%)
  • Austrian: 2   (0.8%)
  • Italian: 2   (0.8%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Rufus City, Oregon is 225



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Rufus City, Oregon: 122
Female Population in Rufus City, Oregon: 103


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Rufus City, Oregon: 37.4
Median Female Resident Age in Rufus City, Oregon: 50.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Oregon is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Rufus City, Oregon


White


Both sexes

52.8

Male

51.5

Female

55.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

35.5

Male

38.5

Female

20.0

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

31.5

Male

31.5

Female

34.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

28.5

Male

0.0

Female

28.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

28.8

Male

28.5

Female

33.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

54.3

Male

52.8

Female

55.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Rufus City, Oregon


  • White: 209
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 3
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 13
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (1.82%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (2.73%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 6   (5.45%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (1.82%)
  • 10th Grade: 6   (5.45%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 11   (10%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 40   (36.36%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 14   (12.73%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 12   (10.91%)
  • Associate Degree: 3   (2.73%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 11   (10%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 5   (5.15%)
  • 10th Grade: 11   (11.34%)
  • 11th Grade: 8   (8.25%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 4   (4.12%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 48   (49.48%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 10   (10.31%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 5   (5.15%)
  • Associate Degree: 2   (2.06%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Master's Degree: 4   (4.12%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Rufus 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 Rufus City, Oregon.

Area Features of Rufus City, Oregon


Building


(1) Rufus City Hall   (2) Rufus Department Of Public Works   (3) Rufus Volunteer Fire Department And Ambulance Service  

Civil


(1) City Of Rufus   (2) Wasco Division  

Dam


(1) John Day Dam  

Falls


(1) Tumwater Falls  

Harbor


(1) Le Paige Park Marina   (2) Philippi Park Marina  

Locale


(1) Day Historical   (2) Emigrant Historical   (3) Giles French Park Boat Ramp   (4) Goff Historical   (5) Grant Historical   (6) Hook Historical   (7) John Day Dam Fish Ladder   (8) John Day Substation   (9) John Days Historical   (10) Le Page Park Boat Ramp   (11) Maryhill Ferry Historical   (12) Quinook Historical   (13) Quinton   (14) Quinton Historical   (15) Ramsey Historical   (16) Rufus Sewer System  

Park


(1) Albert Philippi Park   (2) Le Page Park   (3) Rufus Community Center  

Populated Place


(1) Early Historical   (2) Emigrant Springs Historical   (3) Rufus   (4) Sinks Historical  

Post Office


(1) Biglow Post Office Historical   (2) Early Post Office Historical   (3) Emigrant Springs Post Office Historical   (4) Grant Post Office Historical   (5) Quinook Post Office Historical   (6) Quinton Post Office Historical   (7) Rufus Post Office   (8) Villard Post Office Historical  

Rapids


(1) Indian Rapids Historical   (2) Lower John Day Rapids Historical   (3) Preachers Eddy   (4) Schofield Rapids Historical   (5) Squally Hook Rapids   (6) Upper John Day Rapids Historical  

Reserve


(1) Le Page Treaty Fishing Access Site   (2) Preachers Eddy Treaty Fishing Access Site   (3) Rufus Treaty Fishing Access Site  

Ridge


(1) The Nook  

Spring


(1) Emigrant Springs   (2) Helm Springs   (3) Pioneer Spring  

Stream


(1) John Day River  

Valley


(1) Biglow Canyon   (2) Box Canyon   (3) Draper Canyon   (4) Emigrant Canyon   (5) Fox Canyon   (6) Gerking Canyon   (7) Hellroaring Canyon   (8) Helm Canyon   (9) Narrows   (10) Philippi Canyon   (11) Pyburn Hollow   (12) Scott Canyon   (13) Swanson Canyon  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Rufus City, Oregon

97050 (pop. 389)


Cities Nearby Rufus City, Oregon

Rufus City, OR  (pop. 225) 0.0 Miles
Maryhill Cdp, OR  (pop. 0) 3.9 Miles
Biggs Junction Cdp, OR  (pop. 21) 5.1 Miles
Wasco Ccd, OR  (pop. 1,100) 6.6 Miles
Wasco City, OR  (pop. 461) 7.3 Miles
Moro City, OR  (pop. 292) 14.5 Miles
Moro Ccd, OR  (pop. 679) 21.8 Miles
Grass Valley City, OR  (pop. 83) 23.3 Miles
The Dalles Ccd, OR  (pop. 19,660) 24.8 Miles
Dufur City, OR  (pop. 603) 25.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Rufus City, Oregon

541



Elevation in Rufus City, Oregon is 200.0 ft. (61.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Rufus City, Oregon

Lat: 45.694511 N        Long: -120.738176 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Rufus 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 Rufus City, Oregon

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 6   (6.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 14   (14.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 6   (6.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 19   (19.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 6   (6.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 15   (15.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 8   (8.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 5   (5.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (2.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 10   (10.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 6   (6.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Rufus City, Oregon)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 80

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 0

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

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 : 0

Walked : 4

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Rufus City, Oregon)

Less than 5 minutes : 0

5 to 9 minutes : 27

10 to 14 minutes : 33

15 to 19 minutes : 2

20 to 24 minutes : 12

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 10

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 0

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 63

No Social Security income : 63


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 21

No retirement income : 105


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Rufus City, Oregon)

Less than $10,000 : 5

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2

$20,000 to $24,999 : 35

$25,000 to $29,999 : 23

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 5

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 7

$60,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $23,906


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Rufus City, Oregon

  • KACI (1300 AM; 1.0 kW; Dallesport, WA; Owner: Bicoastal Media Licenses Iv, Llc)
  • KLCK (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Centerville, WA; Owner: Klickitat Valley Broadcasting Services, Inc.)
  • KLCK (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Centerville, WA; Owner: Klickitat Valley Broadcasting Services, Inc.)
  • KODL (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Dallesport, WA; Owner: Larson-wynn, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Rufus City, Oregon

  • KYYT (102.3 FM; Wishram, WA; Owner: Haystack Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Dallesport, WA; Owner: Kbps Public Radio Foundation)
  • KMSW (92.7 FM; Dallesport, WA; Owner: Bicoastal Media Licenses Iv, Llc)
  • KACI-FM (97.7 FM; Dallesport, WA; Owner: Bicoastal Media Licenses Iv, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Rufus City, Oregon

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 8  (14.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 10  (17.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 2  (3.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (3.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 8  (14.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 4  (8.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 11  (22.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 23  (46.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (10.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 10 Farms In Rufus City, Oregon


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Rufus City, Oregon

  • The Dalles Municipal


    (about 21.2 miles in Dallesport, Washington; Airport Code: DLS)

  • Columbia Gorge Regional/The Dalles Municipal


    (about 21.4 miles in Dallesport, Washington; Airport Code: DLS)

  • Prosser Airport


    (about 57.8 miles in Grandview, Washington; Airport Code: RQE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Rufus City, Oregon

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

68.04%

Carpooled

11.34%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

20.62%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

0.0%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Rufus 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
(Rufus City, Oregon)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 57

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 6

Female householder, no husband present : 14

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 43

Householder not living alone : 6


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 12

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 114


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Rufus City, Oregon)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 14

Renter-occupied housing units : 43

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 6

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7

Renter-occupied housing units : 7

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 38

Renter-occupied housing units : 11


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Rufus City, Oregon)

Less than $10,000 : 26

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 35

$25,000 to $29,999 : 20

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 11

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 14

$60,000 to $74,999 : 5

$75,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Rufus City, Oregon)

Total : 152


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Rufus City, Oregon)

Occupied : 126

Vacant : 26


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Rufus City, Oregon)

Median number of rooms : 4


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Rufus City, Oregon)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 11

Built 1980 to 1989 : 39

Built 1970 to 1979 : 14

Built 1960 to 1969 : 12

Built 1950 to 1959 : 26

Built 1940 to 1949 : 3

Built 1939 or earlier : 47


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Rufus City, Oregon)

Utility gas : 7

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 9

Electricity : 97

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 5

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 8

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Rufus City, Oregon)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 7

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 7

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 15

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 2

$175,000 to $199,999 : 7

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 3

$300,000 to $399,999 : 2

$400,000 to $499,999 : 5

$500,000 to $749,999 : 5

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Rufus 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 : 2

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 15

Housing units without a mortgage : 42


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 :

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 : $212,500

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 : $105,000

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $258,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Rufus City, Oregon: 56.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Oregon: 63.4%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Rufus City, OR): $26,875
Median Household Income In 2000 (Oregon): $40,916


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Rufus City): $58,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Oregon): $145,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Rufus City): $388
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Oregon): $620


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Rufus City, Oregon

Utility Gas: 0.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 8.6%
Electricity: 77.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 10.9%
Solar Energy: 1.6%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
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 Rufus City, Oregon are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Rufus City, Oregon

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 1 $2,426 4 $3,246 288 $29,112 $11.27
Financial Administration 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Other Government Administration 0 $0 2 $1,990 144 $0 $13.82
Water Supply 1 $2,426 0 $0 0 $29,112 --
Other and Unallocable 0 $0 2 $1,256 144 $0 $8.72

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Rufus City, Oregon

Klickitat Valley Hlth Svcs Hh


     Address: 777 Broadway, Goldendale, Washington 98620
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 12/22/1987

Visiting Health Services


     Address: 318 West 2nd Street, The Dalles, Oregon 97058
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/1/1978

Asher Home Health Services


     Address: 712 Jay Street, Fossil, Oregon 97830
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 4/6/1994

Prosser Memorial Home Health


     Address: 1239 Meade Avenue, Prosser, Washington 99350
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 6/9/1995

Mountainview Home Health


     Address: 409 N Second St, Yakima, Washington 98901
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/14/2004

Hospitals Close To Rufus City, Oregon

Klickitat Valley Hospital


     Address: 310 South Roosevelt, Goldendale, Washington 98620
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Mid-columbia Medical Center


     Address: 1700 E 19th Street, The Dalles, Oregon 97058
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital


     Address: 811 13th Street, Hood River, Oregon 97031
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Toppenish Community Hospital


     Address: 502 W Fourth Ave, Toppenish, Washington 98948
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Sunnyside Community Hospital


     Address: 1016 Tacoma Avenue, Sunnyside, Washington 98944
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Rufus City, Oregon

Columbia Basin Care Facility


     Address: 1015 Webber Road, The Dalles, Oregon 97058
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 62
     Percent Occupied: 52%

Evergreen The Dalles Health


     Address: 1023 W. 25th Avenue, The Dalles, Oregon 97058
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 37
     Percent Occupied: 45%

Oregon Veterans Home


     Address: 700 Veterans Drive, The Dalles, Oregon 97058
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 138
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Hood River Care Center


     Address: 729 Henderson Road, Hood River, Oregon 97031
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 52%

Emerald Care


     Address: 209 North Ahtanum Avenue, Wapato, Washington 98951
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 75
     Percent Occupied: 91%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Rufus City, Oregon

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 79 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Rufus City, Oregon

    Retired Workers: 75
    Disabled Workers: 15
    Widowers Workers: 5
    Spouses Workers: 0
    Children Workers: 5


(updated 2007)



Sherman County, Oregon Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 35.33%
  • Bush & Cheney 62.86%
  • Other 1.81%



(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 Rufus City, Oregon citizens.

Relocation to Sherman County, OR

8.91 % of Sherman County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $26,741

Oregon Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

Relocation away from Sherman County, OR

9.51 % of Sherman 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 $32,276

Oregon Average 7.91 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Wasco County , OR 2.95 % ($42,556 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 Rufus 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 Rufus City, Oregon directly or research local government web sites.



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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