Blodgett, Oregon

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Population in 2010: 58.
Males: 27  (48.2%)
Females: 31  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  62.6 years
Oregon median age:  39.2 years

Zip code: 97326

Estimated median household income in 2016: $55,459
Blodgett:

$55,459
OR:

$57,532

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $30,516

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $312,400
Blodgett:

$312,400
OR:

$287,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $212,220; Detached houses: $212,926
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  • Races in Blodgett, OR (2010)

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    • 5391.4%White alone
    • 35.2%American Indian alone
    • 23.4%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Blodgett: 84.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (94.7%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 633 feet

For population 25 years and over in Blodgett:

  • High school or higher: 70.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%

For population 15 years and over in Blodgett CDP:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 100.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Salem, OR (33.3 miles , pop. 136,924).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (70.7 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (776.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Summit, OR (2.0 miles) , Philomath, OR (2.9 miles ), Kings Valley, OR (2.9 miles) , North Benton, OR (3.0 miles ), Eddyville, OR (3.1 miles ), Corvallis, OR (3.5 miles ), Southwest Benton, OR (3.6 miles ), Alsea, OR (3.9 miles) .

Latitude: 44.60 N, Longitude: 123.52 W

Area code: 541

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
Oregon:

5.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Earthquake activity:

Blodgett-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oregon state average. It is 191% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 288.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 189.9 miles away from Blodgett center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 11/8/1980 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 7.2 (6.2 MB, 7.2 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 244.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/17/1991 at 22:17:14, a magnitude 7.1 (6.2 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.1 MW, 6.8 ML, Depth: 8.4 mi) earthquake occurred 223.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/15/2005 at 02:50:54, a magnitude 7.2 (6.1 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 266.0 miles away from Blodgett center
On 7/13/1991 at 02:50:14, a magnitude 6.9 (6.2 MB, 6.9 MS, 6.8 MW, 6.7 ML, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 200.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Benton County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Landslides: 2, Mudslides: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Blodgett:

  • SAMARITAN HEART OF THE VALLEY (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CORVALLIS, OR)
  • CORVALLIS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CORVALLIS, OR)
  • FMC CORVALLIS OREGON (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; CORVALLIS, OR)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; CORVALLIS, OR)
  • CORVALLIS MANOR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CORVALLIS, OR)

Amtrak station near Blodgett:

  • 13 miles: CORVALLIS (153 NW 4TH AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Blodgett:

  • Oregon State University (about 13 miles; Corvallis, OR; Full-time enrollment: 23,206)
  • Linn-Benton Community College (about 20 miles; Albany, OR; FT enrollment: 4,511)
  • Western Oregon University (about 23 miles; Monmouth, OR; FT enrollment: 5,131)
  • Willamette University (about 34 miles; Salem, OR; FT enrollment: 2,551)
  • Chemeketa Community College (about 38 miles; Salem, OR; FT enrollment: 10,746)
  • University of Oregon (about 45 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 23,329)
  • Lane Community College (about 48 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 6,373)

Public elementary/middle school in Blodgett:

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Notable location: Blodgett - Summit Rural Fire Protection District Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Benton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2004 was 44.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

44.0
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 8.07. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.07
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 36.4%
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  70.0%
Whole state:  63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  10.0%
Whole state:  8.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

2.1
Oregon average:

11.4

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Blodgett CDP (based on Benton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic7,0772
Evangelical Protestant6,75850
Other4,16419
Mainline Protestant4,06511
Orthodox1602
None63,355-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 14
Benton County:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Benton County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Benton County:

1.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
Here:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.93 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.0%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Benton County:

22.0%
Oregon:

25.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.9%
State:

14.2%

9.55% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,675 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.55%
Oregon average:

7.22%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($319 average AGI)
Benton County:

0.07%
Oregon average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Linn County, OR  1.16% ($32,339 average AGI)
from Lane County, OR  0.73% ($29,662)
from Multnomah County, OR  0.59% ($23,845)


10.54% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,408 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.54%
Oregon average:

6.82%

0.16% of residents moved to foreign countries ($431 average AGI)
Benton County:

0.16%
Oregon average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Linn County, OR  1.80% ($34,454 average AGI)
to Multnomah County, OR  0.92% ($27,404)
to Washington County, OR  0.70% ($28,880)

Strongest AM radio stations in Blodgett:

  • KOAC (550 AM; 5 kW; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZTU (660 AM; 10 kW; JUNCTION CITY, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDUN (1030 AM; 50 kW; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KWIP (880 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, OR; Owner: JUPITER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KEX (1190 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KNPT (1310 AM; 5 kW; NEWPORT, OR; Owner: YAOUINA BAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOTK (1080 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KKSN (1520 AM; 50 kW; OREGON CITY, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSLM (1390 AM; 10 kW; SALEM, OR)

Strongest FM radio stations in Blodgett:

  • KDUK-FM (104.7 FM; FLORENCE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFLY (101.5 FM; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KHPE (107.9 FM; ALBANY, OR; Owner: INTEGRITY MEDIA, INC.)
  • K264AA (100.7 FM; CORVALLIS, ETC., OR; Owner: THE KBOO FOUNDATION)
  • KLOO-FM (106.3 FM; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K276BU (103.1 FM; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • K243AL (96.5 FM; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KRKT-FM (99.9 FM; ALBANY, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K207BX (89.3 FM; EUGENE, OR; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • KSND (95.1 FM; LINCOLN CITY, OR; Owner: RADIO BEAM, LLC)
  • K203BT (88.5 FM; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K214CI (90.7 FM; EUGENE, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KLVU (107.1 FM; SWEET HOME, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K228DT (93.5 FM; HAPPY HOLLOW, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • K207BO (89.3 FM; NEWPORT, OR; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KEHK (102.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, OR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KODZ (99.1 FM; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXPC-FM (103.7 FM; LEBANON, OR; Owner: PORTLAND BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KYTE (102.7 FM; NEWPORT, OR; Owner: YAQUINA BAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCRF-FM (96.7 FM; LINCOLN CITY, OR; Owner: PACIFIC WEST BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Blodgett:

  • KOAC-TV (Channel 7; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • K14GW (Channel 14; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K26AY (Channel 26; CORVALLIS, ETC., OR; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • 11,300Total average daily traffic
  • 1,921Total average daily truck traffic
  • 16,000Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Blodgett)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 44.381500 Lon: -123.597611, Call Sign: WQTZ647
    Assigned Frequencies: 75.5600 MHzGrant Date: 05/13/2014, Expiration Date: 05/13/2024, Certifier: Jeremy DavisRegistrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Blodgett)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Blodgett compared to Oregon state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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