Bunker Hill, Oregon

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Population in 2010: 1,444.
Population change since 2000: -1.2%
Males: 733  (50.8%)
Females: 711  (49.2%)
Median resident age:

31.8 years
Oregon median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 97420.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $24,111 (it was $24,556 in 2000)
Bunker Hill:

$24,111
OR:

$60,212

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $13,333 (it was $10,570 in 2000)

Bunker Hill CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $193,899 (it was $81,300 in 2000)
Bunker Hill:

$193,899
OR:

$319,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $114,896; detached houses: $163,120; mobile homes: $45,193

Median gross rent in 2017: $854.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bunker Hill: 93.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 45.2%
(28.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 84.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 94.4% for other race residents, 71.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Bunker Hill, OR (2010)
    • 1,18281.9%White alone
    • 1429.8%Hispanic
    • 553.8%Two or more races
    • 342.4%American Indian alone
    • 201.4%Black alone
    • 100.7%Asian alone
    • 10.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

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Ancestries: European (8.3%), English (8.2%), Irish (4.9%), German (3.7%), American (2.2%), Northern European (2.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 200 feet

Land area: 1.48 square miles.

Population density: 978 people per square mile   (low).

Bunker Hill, Oregon map

54 residents are foreign born (3.5% Latin America).

This place:

3.5%
Oregon:

9.9%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Bunker Hill CDP:

1.1% ($928)
Oregon:

1.2% ($1,687)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eugene, OR (73.5 miles , pop. 137,893).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (161.8 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (713.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Coos Bay, OR (1.5 miles ),
North Bend, OR (1.9 miles ),
Barview, OR (2.2 miles ),
Glasgow, OR (2.4 miles ),
Eastside, OR (3.1 miles ),
Coquille, OR (3.5 miles ),
North Bayside, OR (3.6 miles ),
Lakeside, OR (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 43.35 N, Longitude: 124.21 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 541

Distribution of median household income in Bunker Hill, OR in 2017
Distribution of house value in Bunker Hill, OR in 2017
Bunker Hill satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.9%
Oregon:

4.6%
Most common industries in Bunker Hill, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (14.8%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Wood products (8.3%)
  • Public administration (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.0%)
  • Health care (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.8%)
  • Wood products (12.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.2%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Gasoline stations (6.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.2%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (16.9%)
  • Public administration (13.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.9%)
  • Educational services (12.4%)
  • Health care (9.0%)
  • Construction (7.5%)
  • Clothing & accessories, including shoe, stores (6.0%)
Most common occupations in Bunker Hill, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.1%)
  • Cashiers (5.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other transportation occupations (4.2%)
  • Carpenters (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other transportation occupations (6.5%)
  • Carpenters (6.0%)
  • Financial managers (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (14.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (10.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.5%)
  • Life and physical scientists (6.0%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.5%)

Average climate in Bunker Hill, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Bunker Hill, Oregon environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 32.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

32.7
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 2.39. This is significantly better than average. There were 0 monitors within city limits.

City:

2.39
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Bunker Hill-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oregon state average. It is 396% 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 196.0 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 155.2 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 131.3 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 174.3 miles away from the city 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 111.9 miles away from Bunker Hill center
On 1/22/1923 at 09:04:18, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 206.3 miles away from Bunker Hill 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 Coos County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Landslides: 4, Mudslides: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bunker Hill topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bunker Hill:

  • PACIFIC HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; COOS BAY, OR)
  • AVAMERE REHABILITATION OF COOS BAY (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; COOS BAY, OR)
  • HEARTHSIDE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; COOS BAY, OR)
  • BAYCREST HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; NORTH BEND, OR)
  • ST CATHERINE'S RES AND NRSG CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; NORTH BEND, OR)
  • BAY AREA HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; NORTH BEND, OR)
  • SOUTH COAST HOSPICE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; COOS BAY, OR)

Amtrak station near Bunker Hill:

  • 2 miles: COOS BAY (BUS STATION, 275 N. BROADWAY) - Bus Station . Services: public restrooms, public payphones.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bunker Hill:

  • University of Oregon (about 75 miles; Eugene, OR; Full-time enrollment: 23,329)
  • Lane Community College (about 75 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 6,373)
  • Rogue Community College (about 78 miles; Grants Pass, OR; FT enrollment: 3,600)
  • Oregon State University (about 96 miles; Corvallis, OR; FT enrollment: 23,206)
  • Linn-Benton Community College (about 102 miles; Albany, OR; FT enrollment: 4,511)
  • Southern Oregon University (about 112 miles; Ashland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • Western Oregon University (about 115 miles; Monmouth, OR; FT enrollment: 5,131)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Bunker Hill: Coos County Area Transit Dispatch Facility (A), Coos Forest Protective Association (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Brainard Creek (A), Coalbank Slough (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Coos County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
Oregon:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

62.5%
Whole state:

63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

8.7%
Whole state:

8.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
5 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

For population 15 years and over in Bunker Hill:

Marital status in Bunker Hill, OR
  • Never married: 31.7%
  • Now married: 46.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

For population 25 years and over in Bunker Hill:

  • High school or higher: 83.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 18.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Oregon average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bunker Hill, OR (based on Coos County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,35163
Other2,93115
Catholic2,6585
Mainline Protestant2,38018
None47,723-
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: 22
Coos County:

3.47 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Coos County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

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

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.58 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 72
Coos County:

11.35 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

9.93 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Coos County:

10.5%
State:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Coos County:

29.7%
Oregon:

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

17.1%
Oregon:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.0%
Oregon:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Bunker Hill:

42.7%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Bunker Hill:

29.3
Oregon:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.9%
Oregon:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.7%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bunker Hill:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.9%
Oregon:

33.1%

General health condition:
This city:

53.8%
Oregon:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.9%
Oregon:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bunker Hill, OR Residents

7.37% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,455 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.37%
Oregon average:

8.52%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Douglas County, OR  0.52% ($34,092 average AGI)
from Lane County, OR  0.46% ($34,410)
from Curry County, OR  0.25% ($22,696)


5.91% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,392 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.91%
Oregon average:

7.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lane County, OR  0.65% ($32,342 average AGI)
to Douglas County, OR  0.55% ($36,797)
to Multnomah County, OR  0.24% ($40,218)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bunker Hill:

  • KMHS (1420 AM; 1 kW; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: COOS BAY SCHOOL DISTRICT 9)
  • KDUN (1030 AM; 50 kW; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KWRO (630 AM; 5 kW; COQUILLE, OR; Owner: COQUILLE RIVER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KHSN (1230 AM; 1 kW; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS LLC)
  • KBBR (1340 AM; 1 kW; NORTH BEND, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KGRV (700 AM; 25 kW; WINSTON, OR; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZTU (660 AM; 10 kW; JUNCTION CITY, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KTBR (950 AM; 3 kW; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: JPR FOUNDATION INC.)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KEX (1190 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bunker Hill:

  • K210DM (89.9 FM; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KYSJ (105.9 FM; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: LIGHTHOUSE RADIO GROUP, A OREGON P/S)
  • KDCQ (93.5 FM; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: BAY CITIES BUILDING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOOS (94.9 FM; NORTH BEND, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KSBA (88.5 FM; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: OREGON ST. BOARD OF HIGHER EDUCATION)
  • KSHR-FM (97.3 FM; COQUILLE, OR; Owner: COQUILLE RIVER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • K219CK (91.7 FM; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KACW (107.3 FM; NORTH BEND, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • K299AA (107.7 FM; NORTH BEND COOS BAY, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KLOV-FM (89.3 FM; WINCHESTER, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KOOZ (94.1 FM; MYRTLE POINT, OR; Owner: JPR FOUNDATION INC.)
  • KBDN (96.5 FM; BANDON, OR; Owner: COQUILLE RIVER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • K217CW (91.3 FM; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • KRSB-FM (103.1 FM; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAVJ (101.1 FM; SUTHERLIN, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K205DM (88.9 FM; GLIDE, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K261BF (100.1 FM; BLACK BUTTE, ETC., OR; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KWVZ (91.5 FM; FLORENCE, OR; Owner: OREGON STATE BOARD OF HIGHER ED.)
  • KSOR (90.1 FM; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON STATE BOARD OF HIGHER EDUC.)
  • K222AF (92.3 FM; AZALEA, OR; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bunker Hill:

  • K63DO (Channel 63; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K30BN (Channel 30; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K44FH (Channel 44; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: BETTER LIFE TELEVISION)
  • K33AO (Channel 33; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K49DM (Channel 49; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: WATCHTV, INC.)
  • KCBY-TV (Channel 11; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - OREGON TV, L.L.C.)
  • KMTZ (Channel 23; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • K27CL (Channel 27; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: KEZI, INC.)
  • K46AS (Channel 46; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • K36BX (Channel 36; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K17AA (Channel 17; COOS BAY, ETC., OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • K13JQ (Channel 13; NORTH BEND, EMPIRE, OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)

Bunker Hill fatal accident list:

Oct 11, 2010 11:50 AM, Us-101 (Odot 9), Lat: 43.344719, Lon: -124.197639, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 404ft / 123mTotal length
  • $11,709,000Total costs
  • 80,877Total average daily traffic
  • 10,281Total average daily truck traffic
  • 71,134Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bunker Hill, OR - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 42000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bunker Hill, OR

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Teletron Hill, Brights Mill Road (Lat: 43.311722 Lon: -124.237667), Type: Pole, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 37.8 m, Call Sign: WPTY582,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11385.0 MHz, 21835.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/13/2011, Expiration Date: 01/14/2022, Certifier: Michael P Goggin, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bunker Hill, OR
  • 72.5%Electricity
  • 19.0%Wood
  • 8.5%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bunker Hill, OR
  • 57.9%Electricity
  • 32.8%Wood
  • 5.4%Other fuel
  • 3.9%Utility gas


Bunker Hill compared to Oregon state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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