Brookings, Oregon

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Population in 2013: 6,374 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +17.0%
 
Males: 2,967  (46.6%)
Females: 3,407  (53.4%)
Median resident age:  51.3 years
Oregon median age:  39.1 years

Zip codes: 97415.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $43,408 (it was $31,656 in 2000)
Brookings:

$43,408
OR:

$50,251

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,288 (it was $17,010 in 2000)

Brookings city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $247,651 (it was $142,900 in 2000)
Brookings:

$247,651
OR:

$229,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $866.

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  • Races in Brookings, OR (2013)

    Brookings races chart
    • 5,51685.7%White alone
    • 4386.8%Two or more races
    • 4316.7%Hispanic
    • 290.5%American Indian alone
    • 270.4%Black alone
    • 20.03%Asian alone
    • 20.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Brookings detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Brookings: 93.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (14.7%), English (13.6%), Irish (11.3%), United States (7.6%), French (6.4%), Norwegian (3.4%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1951

Elevation: 203 feet

Land area: 2.79 square miles.

Population density: 2,284 people per square mile   (low).

Brookings,OR real estate house value index trend

Brookings, Oregon map

For population 25 years and over in Brookings:

  • High school or higher: 90.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brookings city:

  • Never married: 17.0%
  • Now married: 52.6%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 19.3%

210 residents are foreign born (2.6% Europe, 0.6% Asia, 0.4% Oceania).

This city:

3.3%
Oregon:

10.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,678 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,589 (0.7%)

Brookings satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Medford, OR (75.4 miles , pop. 63,154).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (245.6 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (638.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Harbor, OR (1.4 miles ), Smith River, CA (3.4 miles ), Pistol River, OR (4.0 miles) , Smith River-Gasquet, CA (4.5 miles ), Crescent City North, CA (4.6 miles ), Crescent City, CA (4.6 miles ), Hiouchi, CA (4.6 miles ), Gasquet, CA (4.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 49 buildings, average cost: $133,900
  • 1998: 33 buildings, average cost: $145,600
  • 1999: 38 buildings, average cost: $142,200
  • 2000: 40 buildings, average cost: $142,800
  • 2001: 40 buildings, average cost: $142,700
  • 2002: 45 buildings, average cost: $159,600
  • 2003: 85 buildings, average cost: $190,100
  • 2004: 48 buildings, average cost: $207,700
  • 2005: 44 buildings, average cost: $216,100
  • 2006: 49 buildings, average cost: $204,500
  • 2007: 10 buildings, average cost: $302,600
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $239,400
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $254,700
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $239,400
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $271,600
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $345,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.06 N, Longitude: 124.29 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +613 (+9.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,420 (54.7%)

Area code: 541

Brookings household income distribution Brookings home values distribution

Crime rates in Brookings by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2011 2013
Murders 200001000
per 100,000 36.20.00.00.00.015.60.00.00.0
Rapes 02100010N/A
per 100,000 0.035.717.40.00.00.015.40.0N/A
Robberies 103133201
per 100,000 18.10.052.216.848.446.930.90.015.8
Assaults 124402451
per 100,000 18.135.769.667.40.031.361.878.115.8
Burglaries 2022372023223066
per 100,000 361.7392.4644.0336.9371.0343.8463.293.795.0
Thefts 128881441601751801324443
per 100,000 2,315.11,569.52,506.52,695.42,822.62,812.52,038.3687.2681.1
Auto thefts 62613189636
per 100,000 108.535.7104.4219.0290.3140.692.646.995.0
Arson 0320211N/A0
per 100,000 0.053.534.80.032.315.615.4N/A0.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 303.4) 206.3127.7195.6166.1175.2197.7154.153.049.0

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Crime rate in Brookings detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 20 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
Oregon average:

1.53
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.9%
Oregon:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1,008 (+22.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Brookings: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Brookings, Oregon

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Earthquake activity:

Brookings-area historical earthquake activity is above Oregon state average. It is 444% 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 114.6 miles away from the city center
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 65.5 miles away from Brookings 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 70.2 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 105.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/25/1992 at 18:06:04, a magnitude 7.2 (6.3 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.4 mi) earthquake occurred 118.6 miles away from Brookings center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 1/22/1923 at 09:04:18, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 121.3 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 Curry County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brookings topographic map

Birthplace of: Max Steineke - Geologist.

Hospitals and medical centers in Brookings:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - CURRY VILLAGE (1 PARK AVENUE)

Airports and heliports located in Brookings:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brookings:

  • Rogue Community College (about 52 miles; Grants Pass, OR; Full-time enrollment: 3,600)
  • Southern Oregon University (about 83 miles; Ashland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • Humboldt State University (about 83 miles; Arcata, CA; FT enrollment: 7,353)
  • College of the Redwoods (about 95 miles; Eureka, CA; FT enrollment: 4,410)
  • Oregon Institute of Technology (about 129 miles; Klamath Falls, OR; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • Shasta College (about 143 miles; Redding, CA; FT enrollment: 5,645)
  • Lane Community College (about 150 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 6,373)

Public high school in Brookings:

Public elementary/middle schools in Brookings:

See full list of schools located in Brookings, School District: BROOKINGS-HARBOR SCHOOL DISTRICT 17

Library in Brookings:

  • CHETCO COMMUNITY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $651,398; Location: 405 ALDER ST; 57,903 books; 3,156 audio materials; 2,393 video materials; 27 state licensed databases; 123 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Brookings: Brookings Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Curry Public Transit Dispatch Facility (B), Cal - Ore Life Flight Ground (C), Brookings Fire and Rescue (D), Brookings Public Works (E), Brookings City Hall (F), Chetco Ranger Station (G), Chetco Community Public Library (H), Performing Arts Center and Community Theatre (I), Brookings Municipal Court (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Brookings include: Saint Timothys Episcopal Church (A), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Eiler Creek (A), Ransom Creek (B), Shy Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Brookings include: Bankus Fountain (1), Bud Cross Park (2), Easy Manor Park (3), Richards Street Park (4), Stout Park (5), Harris Beach State Park (6), Azalea City Park (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beach: Harris Beach (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Chetco Valley Historical Society Museum (15461 Museum Road), Words & Pictures (Art Museums; 407 Oak Street), Chamber of Commerce - Brookings-Harbor (16330 Lower Harbor Road).

Hotels: Portside Suites (16220 Lower Harbor Road), Sea Dreamer Inn (15167 McVay Lane), Harbor Inn Motel (15991 Highway 101 South), Beaver State Motel (437 Chetco Av), Portside Suites & RV (16219 Lower Harbor Road), Brookings South Coast Inn B&B (516 Redwood Street), Westward Motel (1026 Chetco Ave), Bonn Motel of Brookings (1216 Chetco Avenue), Ocean Suites (16045 Lower Harbor Road).

Court: Brookings City - Administration- Municipal Court (898 Elk).

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Brookings and their reported violations in the past:

BROOKINGS, CITY OF (Population served: 7,120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2014)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In APR-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-06-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-26-2012)
  • 53 regular monitoring violations
OPRD LOEB STATE PARK (Population served: 278, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
WHALESHEAD BEACH RV PARK (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
SALMON RUN GOLF COURSE (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In DEC-30-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between JAN-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: COLIPHAGE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-04-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-07-2013)
  • 12 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
FISCHERS PLACE MHP (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Arsenic
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAR-13-2014), St Public Notif requested (APR-17-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-08-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 54 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.9%
(9.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.2%
Whole state:  63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.2%
Whole state:  8.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Brookings in 2010:

  • 106 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 68 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 9 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
77 people in other group homes in 2000
69 people in nursing homes in 2000

Brookings, Oregon environmental map by EPA

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Brookings compared to Oregon state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Brookings (2011 data):

  • Umpqua Bank: Brookings-Cbc Limited Service Facili at 855 Railroad Ave, branch established on 1978/11/29; Brookings-Harbor Branch at 16271 Highway 101 South, branch established on 1998/05/01. Info updated 2011/09/02: Bank assets: $11,556.7 mil, Deposits: $9,325.3 mil, headquarters in Roseburg, OR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 193 total offices, Holding Company: Umpqua Holdings Corporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Brookings Branch at 326 Fifth Street, branch established on 1954/03/22. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Evergreen Federal Savings and Loan Association: 850 Chetco Avenue Branch at 850 Chetco Avenue, branch established on 1934/06/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $357.9 mil, Deposits: $314.5 mil, headquarters in Grants Pass, OR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Brookings Branch at 898 Chetco Avenue, branch established on 1964/06/22. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Sterling Savings Bank: Brookings Branch at 721 Chetco Avenue, branch established on 1981/09/30. Info updated 2012/03/21: Bank assets: $9,207.8 mil, Deposits: $6,454.1 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 192 total offices, Holding Company: Sterling Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Oregon average:

11.4

Brookings travel time to work - commute Brookings mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (86%)
  • Wood (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Brookings city (based on Curry County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,04325
Catholic1,5603
Other1,2688
Mainline Protestant7107
None16,783-
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: 9
Curry County:

4.14 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Curry County:

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Curry County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Here:

15.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Curry County:

25.4%
Oregon:

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

16.4%
State:

14.2%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$14,584$58,3360$0
Other Government Administration 3$14,067$56,2680$0
Police Protection - Officers 20$86,389$51,8330$0
Firefighters 2$10,360$62,1600$0
Streets and Highways 4$17,634$52,9020$0
Sewerage 7$32,490$55,6970$0
Parks and Recreation 2$8,262$49,5720$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 4$18,362$55,0860$0
Water Supply 4$17,634$52,9020$0
Totals for Government 49$219,782$53,8240$0

Brookings government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $60,000 ($9.41)
    Water Utilities: $60,000 ($9.41)
    Regular Highways: $50,000 ($7.84)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,181,000 ($185.28)
    Water Utilities: $500,000 ($78.44)
    Sewerage: $358,000 ($56.17)
    Housing & Community Development: $297,000 ($46.60)
    Parks & Recreation: $224,000 ($35.14)
    Central Staff Services: $222,000 ($34.83)
    Financial Administration: $188,000 ($29.49)
    General Public Buildings: $140,000 ($21.96)
    Fire Protection: $136,000 ($21.34)
    Regular Highways: $98,000 ($15.37)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($0.78)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $49,000 ($7.69)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $53,000 ($8.32)
    Fire Protection: $47,000 ($7.37)
    General Public Building: $25,000 ($3.92)
    Regular Highways: $25,000 ($3.92)
    Sewerage: $17,000 ($2.67)
    Water Utilities: $17,000 ($2.67)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,641,000 ($257.45)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $265,000 ($41.58)

Brookings government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,379,000 ($216.35)
    All Other: $204,000 ($32.01)
    Parks & Recreation: $25,000 ($3.92)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $822,000 ($128.96)
    Interest Earnings: $216,000 ($33.89)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $478,000 ($74.99)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $257,000 ($40.32)
    General Support: $88,000 ($13.81)
    All Other: $32,000 ($5.02)
  • Tax - Property: $1,655,000 ($259.65)
    NEC: $211,000 ($33.10)
    Other Selective Sales: $156,000 ($24.47)
    Public Utilities: $111,000 ($17.41)

Brookings government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $4,420,000 ($693.44)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $820,000 ($128.65)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $4,165,000 ($653.44)
    Other, NEC: $725,000 ($113.74)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $255,000 ($40.01)
    Other, NEC: $95,000 ($14.90)

Brookings government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,917,000 ($1242.08)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,000,000 ($156.89)

8.07% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,929 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.07%
Oregon average:

7.22%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Del Norte County, CA  0.69% ($38,667 average AGI)
from Jackson County, OR  0.49% ($36,725)
from Coos County, OR  0.40% ($32,303)


7.42% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,155 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.42%
Oregon average:

6.82%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jackson County, OR  0.58% ($38,638 average AGI)
to Coos County, OR  0.55% ($33,689)
to Lane County, OR  0.34% ($37,714)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brookings:

  • KURY (910 AM; 1 kW; BROOKINGS, OR; Owner: KURY RADIO, INC.)
  • KGRV (700 AM; 25 kW; WINSTON, OR; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KDUN (1030 AM; 50 kW; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KAJO (1270 AM; 10 kW; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAPL (1300 AM; 20 kW; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: APPLEGATE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTMT (580 AM; 10 kW; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAGI (930 AM; 5 kW; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: SOUTHERN OREGON STATE COLLEGE)
  • KFVR (1310 AM; 1 kW; CRESCENT CITY, CA)
  • KPOD (1240 AM; 1 kW; CRESCENT CITY, CA; Owner: KPOD, L L C)
  • KWRO (630 AM; 5 kW; COQUILLE, OR; Owner: COQUILLE RIVER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRTA (610 AM; 5 kW; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: OPUS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brookings:

  • KURY-FM (95.3 FM; BROOKINGS, OR; Owner: KURY RADIO, INC.)
  • K292EV (106.3 FM; BROOKINGS, OR; Owner: CURRY CTY COMMITTEE FOR CHRSTN RADIO)
  • KGBR (92.7 FM; GOLD BEACH, OR; Owner: ST. MARIE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCNA (102.7 FM; CAVE JUNCTION, OR; Owner: OPUS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • K280BK (91.7 FM; SELMA, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K218DP (91.5 FM; CAVE JUNCTION, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K267AD (101.3 FM; CAVE JUNCTION, ETC., OR; Owner: STEVEN R. PORTER)
  • K283AE (104.5 FM; CAVE JUNCTION, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K203CI (88.5 FM; CAVE JUNCTION, OR; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K208CC (89.5 FM; CAVE JUNCTION, OR; Owner: SOUTHERN OREGON UNIVERSITY)
  • K249BS (97.7 FM; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K216EC (91.1 FM; HAPPY CAMP, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KLDZ (103.5 FM; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KROG (96.9 FM; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: OPUS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • K259AE (99.7 FM; WOLF CREEK, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLDR (98.3 FM; HARBECK-FRUITDALE, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KAKT (105.1 FM; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KSOR (90.1 FM; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON STATE BOARD OF HIGHER EDUC.)
  • KTMT-FM (93.7 FM; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K222AF (92.3 FM; AZALEA, OR; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Brookings:

  • K57GP (Channel 57; BROOKINGS, OR; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K22DS (Channel 22; CRESCENT CITY, ETC., CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K07JT (Channel 7; BROOKINGS, OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K10LR (Channel 10; BROOKINGS, OR; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF OREGON, INC.)
  • KBSC-LP (Channel 49; BROOKINGS, OR; Owner: OREGON COAST TELEVISION NETWORK, INC.)
  • K28CU (Channel 28; FORT DICK, CA; Owner: SODA MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K18EP (Channel 18; BROOKINGS, ETC., OR; Owner: SOUTHERN OREGON PUBLIC TV, INC.)
Brookings fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Brookings fatal accident list:

Nov 11, 2010 02:13 PM, Us-101 (Odot 9), Lat: 42.07568, Lon: -124.31201, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Jun 8, 2007 06:00 PM, Us-101 (Odot 9), Lat: 42.07878, Lon: -124.31556, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 29, 1979 03:45 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 15, 1977 10:25 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 67m220ftTotal length
  • $5,707,000Total costs
  • 18,600Total average daily traffic
  • 744Total average daily truck traffic

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 41
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Brookings, OR
Businesses in Brookings, OR
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1KFC1
Best Western1Kroger2
Chevrolet1Lane Furniture2
Circle K2McDonald's1
Curves1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Starbucks1
FedEx2U-Haul2
H&R Block1UPS3

Brookings on our top lists:

  • #62 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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  • Danielle N. Doyle (1)
  • Garren Tooker (1)
  • Richard Sine (1)

Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2015.