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Demographics Analysis

The people of Wallowa 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
(Wallowa City, Oregon)

Male:

Under 5 years : 27

5 to 9 years : 33

10 to 14 years : 51

15 to 17 years : 28

18 and 19 years : 28

20 years : 0

21 years : 2

22 to 24 years : 40

25 to 29 years : 16

30 to 34 years : 11

35 to 39 years : 25

40 to 44 years : 4

45 to 49 years : 33

50 to 54 years : 54

55 to 59 years : 46

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 17

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 7

75 to 79 years : 29

80 to 84 years : 10

85 years and over : 3

Female:

Under 5 years : 8

5 to 9 years : 41

10 to 14 years : 8

15 to 17 years : 18

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 1

21 years : 24

22 to 24 years : 37

25 to 29 years : 7

30 to 34 years : 44

35 to 39 years : 0

40 to 44 years : 6

45 to 49 years : 52

50 to 54 years : 24

55 to 59 years : 24

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 29

65 and 66 years : 3

67 to 69 years : 4

70 to 74 years : 9

75 to 79 years : 6

80 to 84 years : 20

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Wallowa City, Oregon)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 300

Multiple ancestry : 305

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 233


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 812

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 22

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 2

Not a U.S. citizen : 2


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Wallowa City, Oregon)

Total:

Under 5 years : 35

5 to 17 years : 179

18 to 24 years : 132

25 to 34 years : 78

35 to 44 years : 35

45 to 54 years : 163

55 to 59 years : 70

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 46

65 to 74 years : 23

75 years and over : 68

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 29

5 to 17 years : 157

18 to 24 years : 130

25 to 34 years : 51

35 to 44 years : 30

45 to 54 years : 137

55 to 59 years : 41

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 12

65 to 74 years : 9

75 years and over : 32

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 17 years : 22

18 to 24 years : 2

25 to 34 years : 15

35 to 44 years : 5

45 to 54 years : 24

55 to 59 years : 29

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 22

65 to 74 years : 14

75 years and over : 36

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 12

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 10

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

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 : 2

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 2

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Wallowa City, Oregon)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 388

Female : 245

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 85

Female : 94

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 22

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Wallowa City, Oregon)

Born in state of residence : 610

Born in other state in the United States : 179

Native: born outside the United States : 22

Foreign born : 2


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 194

Now married, except separated : 245

Divorced : 17

Separated : 0

Widowed : 32

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 14

Now married, except separated : 109

Divorced : 10

Separated : 0

Widowed : 23

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 12

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 4

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 766

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 35

Speak English less than "very well" : 2


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Wallowa City, Oregon

  • German: 164   (19.2%)
  • English: 143   (16.7%)
  • United States Or American: 122   (14.3%)
  • Other Groups: 97   (11.3%)
  • Irish: 88   (10.3%)
  • Scottish: 54   (6.3%)
  • Norwegian: 34   (4.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 25   (2.9%)
  • Dutch: 25   (2.9%)
  • French Canadian: 16   (1.9%)
  • Polish: 15   (1.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 14   (1.6%)
  • European: 11   (1.3%)
  • Swedish: 11   (1.3%)
  • Welsh: 9   (1.1%)
  • Russian: 7   (0.8%)
  • Italian: 7   (0.8%)
  • Danish: 3   (0.4%)
  • Bulgarian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 2   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 2   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 2   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Wallowa City, Oregon is 838



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Wallowa City, Oregon: 473
Female Population in Wallowa City, Oregon: 365


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Wallowa City, Oregon: 35.0
Median Female Resident Age in Wallowa City, Oregon: 34.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Oregon is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Wallowa City, Oregon


White


Both sexes

48.6

Male

49.1

Female

48.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

17.5

Male

18.5

Female

16.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

65.5

Male

65.5

Female

0.0

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

52.5

Male

52.5

Female

29.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

10.8

Male

17.5

Female

10.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

37.0

Male

17.0

Female

43.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.8

Male

49.5

Female

48.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Wallowa City, Oregon


  • White: 813
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 15
  • Two or More Races: 10



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (1.44%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 16   (5.76%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (1.44%)
  • 10th Grade: 10   (3.6%)
  • 11th Grade: 10   (3.6%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 8   (2.88%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 100   (35.97%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 21   (7.55%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 41   (14.75%)
  • Associate Degree: 14   (5.04%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 29   (10.43%)
  • Master's Degree: 15   (5.4%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (2.16%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 5   (1.68%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 5   (1.68%)
  • 9th Grade: 14   (4.71%)
  • 10th Grade: 9   (3.03%)
  • 11th Grade: 11   (3.7%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 7   (2.36%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 121   (40.74%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 18   (6.06%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 50   (16.84%)
  • Associate Degree: 21   (7.07%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 27   (9.09%)
  • Master's Degree: 5   (1.68%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.67%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.67%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Wallowa City, Oregon

  • Wallowa Sd 12


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 425, Wallowa, OR 97885, Phone: (541) 886-2061, Students: 263 )

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

  • Wallowa Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 425, Wallowa, OR 97885, Phone: (541) 886-2061, Students: 120 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Wallowa City, Oregon

  • Wallowa High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Po Box 425, Wallowa, OR 97885, Phone: (541) 886-2951, Students: 143 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Wallowa City, Oregon

  • Wallowa Public Library


    201 East 1st St, Wallowa, OR 97885

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Wallowa City, Oregon


  • Nez Perce Interpretive Center


    209 E 2nd St, Wallowa, OR 97885

  • Wallowa History Center


    Po Box 481, Wallowa, OR 97885

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Wallowa City, Oregon


Airport


(1) Lazy F Ranch Airport   (2) Sasser Landing Strip  

Basin


(1) Lower Valley  

Building


(1) Wallowa City Hall   (2) Wallowa Fire Department   (3) Wallowa Public Library   (4) Wallowa Public Works Department Shop And Office  

Canal


(1) Chamberlin Ditch   (2) Clear Water Ditch   (3) Lower Valley Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Bramlet Memorial Cemetery   (2) Wallowa Cemetery  

Civil


(1) City Of Wallowa   (2) Wallowa Division  

Dam


(1) Big Canyon Fish Weir  

Flat


(1) Diamond Prairie   (2) Elk Flat   (3) Meads Flat   (4) Wise Meadow  

Locale


(1) Big Canyon Fish Weir Recreation Site   (2) Harris Historical   (3) Joseph Sewage Treatment Plant   (4) Minham State Recreation Area Boat Ramp   (5) Sevier   (6) Wade Historical   (7) Wallowa Forest Service Station  

Park


(1) Evans Park   (2) Wallowa Lake Highway Forest State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Minam   (2) Wallowa  

Post Office


(1) Lovely Post Office Historical   (2) Minam Post Office Historical   (3) Wallowa Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Maxwell Pond  

Ridge


(1) Cougar Ridge   (2) High Ridge  

School


(1) Wallowa Elementary And High School  

Spring


(1) Alder Spring   (2) Bear Wallow Spring   (3) Chestnut Spring   (4) Twin Spring  

Stream


(1) Bear Creek   (2) Boyd Creek   (3) Cougar Creek   (4) Deer Creek   (5) Dry Creek   (6) Gunderson Creek   (7) Lostine River   (8) Minam River   (9) Rock Creek   (10) Sage Creek   (11) Shell Creek   (12) Skylight Canyon   (13) South Fork Whisky Creek   (14) Spring Branch   (15) Spring Creek   (16) Squaw Creek   (17) Trout Creek   (18) Whisky Creek  

Summit


(1) Smith Mountain   (2) Tick Hill  

Trail


(1) Cougar Ridge Trail   (2) Crooked Trail  

Valley


(1) Big Canyon   (2) Division Gulch   (3) Garden Gulch   (4) Goebel Canyon   (5) Hays Canyon   (6) Reagan Gulch   (7) Water Canyon  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Wallowa City, Oregon

97885 (pop. 1,461)


Cities Nearby Wallowa City, Oregon

Wallowa Ccd, OR  (pop. 1,855) 3.1 Miles
Lostine City, OR  (pop. 299) 7.5 Miles
Enterprise Ccd, OR  (pop. 3,023) 15.2 Miles
Enterprise City, OR  (pop. 2,134) 16.0 Miles
Elgin City, OR  (pop. 1,601) 18.8 Miles
Cove Ccd, OR  (pop. 1,998) 20.3 Miles
Joseph City, OR  (pop. 914) 21.1 Miles
Elgin Ccd, OR  (pop. 3,179) 21.3 Miles
Imbler City, OR  (pop. 314) 22.3 Miles
Flora Ccd, OR  (pop. 113) 22.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Wallowa City, Oregon

541



Elevation in Wallowa City, Oregon is 2,920.0 ft. (890.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Wallowa City, Oregon

Lat: 45.571398 N        Long: -117.532065 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 15   (5.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 12   (4.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 7   (2.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 31   (10.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 27   (9.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 38   (13.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 40   (13.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 22   (7.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 21   (7.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 17   (5.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 14   (4.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 25   (8.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 19   (6.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Wallowa City, Oregon)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 288

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 47

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 20

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 3

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 : 67

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 4


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Wallowa City, Oregon)

Less than 5 minutes : 40

5 to 9 minutes : 117

10 to 14 minutes : 72

15 to 19 minutes : 7

20 to 24 minutes : 19

25 to 29 minutes : 48

30 to 34 minutes : 60

35 to 39 minutes : 12

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 4

60 to 89 minutes : 32

90 or more minutes : 14


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 103

No Social Security income : 241


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 55

No retirement income : 289


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Wallowa City, Oregon)

Less than $10,000 : 12

$10,000 to $14,999 : 16

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 18

$25,000 to $29,999 : 6

$30,000 to $34,999 : 16

$35,000 to $39,999 : 16

$40,000 to $44,999 : 18

$45,000 to $49,999 : 17

$50,000 to $59,999 : 30

$60,000 to $74,999 : 36

$75,000 to $99,999 : 22

$100,000 to $124,999 : 14

$125,000 to $149,999 : 7

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $46,563


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Wallowa City, Oregon

  • NEW (1030 AM; 1.0 kW; Cove, OR; Owner: Jeff Huffman D/b/a Huffman Broadcasting Company)
  • KWVR (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Lostine, OR; Owner: Wallowa Valley Radio Broadcasting Corp.)
  • KLBM (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Cove, OR; Owner: Pacific Empire Radio Corp)

FM Radio Stations Near Wallowa City, Oregon

  • KRJT (105.9 FM; Imbler, OR; Owner: Pacific Empire Radio Corp)
  • KETP (88.7 FM; Lostine, OR; Owner: Oregon Public Broadcasting)
  • KTVR-FM (90.3 FM; Cove, OR; Owner: Oregon Public Broadcasting)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Cove, OR; Owner: Walla Walla University)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Lostine, OR; Owner: Wallowa Valley Music Alliance)
  • KWVR-FM (92.1 FM; Joseph, OR; Owner: Wallowa Valley Radio Broadcasting Corp.)
  • KUBQ (98.7 FM; Imbler, OR; Owner: Pacific Empire Radio Corp)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Wallowa City, Oregon

  • KFFX-TV (Channel 11; Elgin, OR; Owner: Mountain Licenses, L.p.)
  • KTVR (Channel 13; Cove, OR; Owner: Oregon Public Broadcasting)
  • 951207KH (Channel 16; Cove, OR; Owner: Communication Properties, Inc.)
  • KUNP (Channel 16; Cove, OR; Owner: Fisher Radio Regional Group)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Wallowa City, Oregon

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 45  (28.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 10  (6.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 22  (14.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 18  (11.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 22  (14.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 45  (29.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 38  (25.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 48  (31.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 88 Farms In Wallowa City, Oregon


(updated 2008)



Banks In Wallowa City, Oregon

Community Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $341.4k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 126

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Wallowa City, Oregon

  • Enterprise Municipal


    (about 16.4 miles in Lostine, Oregon; Airport Code: UXV)

  • La Grande/Union County


    (about 30.1 miles in Cove, Oregon; Airport Code: LGD)

  • Walla Walla Regional


    (about 51.4 miles in Walla Walla, Washington; Airport Code: ALW)

  • Baker City Municipal


    (about 52.4 miles in Baker City, Oregon; Airport Code: BKE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Wallowa City, Oregon

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

71.01%

Carpooled

13.03%

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

0.65%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

8.47%

Other Means

1.30%

Worked At Home

5.54%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 174

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 17

Female householder, no husband present : 41

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 69

Householder not living alone : 43


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 13

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 64

All other households : 267


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Wallowa City, Oregon)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 141

Renter-occupied housing units : 33

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4

Renter-occupied housing units : 13

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 24

Renter-occupied housing units : 17

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 44

Renter-occupied housing units : 68


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Wallowa City, Oregon)

Less than $10,000 : 17

$10,000 to $14,999 : 67

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 5

$25,000 to $29,999 : 6

$30,000 to $34,999 : 4

$35,000 to $39,999 : 16

$40,000 to $44,999 : 35

$45,000 to $49,999 : 17

$50,000 to $59,999 : 32

$60,000 to $74,999 : 94

$75,000 to $99,999 : 22

$100,000 to $124,999 : 14

$125,000 to $149,999 : 7

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Wallowa City, Oregon)

Total : 422


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Wallowa City, Oregon)

Occupied : 344

Vacant : 78


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Wallowa City, Oregon)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Wallowa City, Oregon)

Built 2005 or later : 14

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 36

Built 1980 to 1989 : 30

Built 1970 to 1979 : 63

Built 1960 to 1969 : 21

Built 1950 to 1959 : 39

Built 1940 to 1949 : 49

Built 1939 or earlier : 170


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Wallowa City, Oregon)

Utility gas : 3

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 38

Electricity : 82

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 100

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 103

Solar energy : 3

Other fuel : 15

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Wallowa City, Oregon)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 4

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 4

$40,000 to $49,999 : 18

$50,000 to $59,999 : 12

$60,000 to $69,999 : 14

$70,000 to $79,999 : 10

$80,000 to $89,999 : 31

$90,000 to $99,999 : 8

$100,000 to $124,999 : 26

$125,000 to $149,999 : 17

$150,000 to $174,999 : 29

$175,000 to $199,999 : 14

$200,000 to $249,999 : 12

$250,000 to $299,999 : 6

$300,000 to $399,999 : 8

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Wallowa 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 : 7

Home equity loan only : 15

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 109

Housing units without a mortgage : 82


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $178,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $104,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $79,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $53,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $80,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $112,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $141,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Wallowa City, Oregon: 63.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Oregon: 63.4%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Wallowa City, Oregon

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 88.89%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 11.11%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Wallowa City, OR): $28,603
Median Household Income In 2000 (Oregon): $40,916


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wallowa City): $80,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Oregon): $145,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wallowa City): $432
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Oregon): $620


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Wallowa City, Oregon

Utility Gas: 0.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 5.7%
Electricity: 27.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 34.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 30.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(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 Wallowa City, Oregon are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Wallowa City, Oregon

Wallowa Memorial Hospital Hha


     Address: 601 Medical Parkway, Enterprise, Oregon 97828
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 11/13/1985

Grande Ronde Hospital Hc


     Address: 801 Sunset Drive, La Grande, Oregon 97850
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/9/1977

St Mary Medical Center Hh


     Address: 380 Chase, Walla Walla, Washington 99362
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 1/28/1975

Adventist Health/home Care Svs


     Address: 17 North 2nd Avenue, Walla Walla, Washington 99362
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 2/27/1985

Guardian Home Care


     Address: 2021 Court Avenue, Baker City, Oregon 97814
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/20/2004

Hospitals Close To Wallowa City, Oregon

Wallowa Memorial Hospital


     Address: 601 Medical Parkway, Enterprise, Oregon 97828
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Grande Ronde Hospital


     Address: 900 Sunset Drive, La Grande, Oregon 97850
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Mary Medical Center


     Address: 401 W Poplar St, Walla Walla, Washington 99362
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Walla Walla General Hospital


     Address: 1025 S Second Ave, Walla Walla, Washington 99362
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

St Elizabeth Health Services Inc


     Address: 3325 Pocahontas Road, Baker City, Oregon 97814
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Wallowa City, Oregon

Evergreen Vista Health Center


     Address: 103 Adams Avenue, La Grande, Oregon 97850
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 41
     Percent Occupied: 53%

Evergreen Health & Rehab Center


     Address: 91 Aries Lane, La Grande, Oregon 97850
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 24
     Percent Occupied: 32%

Evergreen Milton Freewater


     Address: 120 Elzora Street, Milton Freewater, Oregon 97862
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 38
     Percent Occupied: 29%

Regency At The Park


     Address: 420 Southeast Myra Road, College Place, Washington 99324
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 81
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Park Manor Rehabilitation Ctr


     Address: 1710 Plaza Way, Walla Walla, Washington 99362
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 89%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Wallowa City, Oregon

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 97 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Wallowa City, Oregon

    Retired Workers: 265
    Disabled Workers: 40
    Widowers Workers: 40
    Spouses Workers: 30
    Children Workers: 15


(updated 2007)



Wallowa County, Oregon Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 28.07%
  • Bush & Cheney 69.28%
  • Other 2.65%



(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 Wallowa City, Oregon citizens.

Relocation to Wallowa County, OR

6.72 % of Wallowa County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $37,574

Oregon Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Union County , OR 0.53 % ($27,214 AGI )
  • Clackamas County , OR 0.38 % ($69,500 AGI )

Relocation away from Wallowa County, OR

7.29 % of Wallowa 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 $35,578

Oregon Average 7.91 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Union County , OR 0.65 % ($23,706 AGI )
  • Umatilla County , OR 0.46 % ($28,500 AGI )
  • Deschutes County , OR 0.38 % ($21,900 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 Wallowa 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 Wallowa 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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