For population 25 years and over in Burns:
For population 15 years and over in Burns city:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,221 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bend, OR (116.9 miles , pop. 52,029).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (221.6 miles , pop. 529,121).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (658.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Hines, OR (1.5 miles ), Drewsey, OR (4.8 miles) , Crane, OR (5.2 miles) , Seneca, OR (6.2 miles ), Diamond, OR (7.2 miles) , Canyon City, OR (7.5 miles ), Mount Vernon, OR (7.6 miles ), John Day, OR (7.6 miles ).
Latitude: 43.59 N, Longitude: 119.06 W
Area code: 541
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Burns detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (3 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +79 (+2.6%).
Work and jobs in Burns: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Burns, Oregon
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Burns-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oregon state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/28/1999 at 08:06:16, a magnitude 4.3 (4.0 MB, 4.3 ML, 3.8 MD, Depth: 14.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 72.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1999 at 11:56:35, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 ML, 3.0 MD, Depth: 15.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 73.0 miles away from Burns center
On 9/20/1991 at 16:55:22, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 12.7 mi) earthquake occurred 77.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/17/1993 at 01:51:02, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 3.1 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 51.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/13/2000 at 22:29:58, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 41.9 mi) earthquake occurred 72.1 miles away from Burns center
On 4/27/1999 at 23:04:57, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 ML, 3.0 MD, Depth: 10.3 mi) earthquake occurred 74.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Harney County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers in Burns:
Airports located in Burns:
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Amtrak station:BURNS (TRAVEL SHOP, 544 N. BROADWAY) - Bus Station . Services: public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar.
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burns:
Public high schools in Burns:
See full list of schools located in Burns, School District: HARNEY COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 3
Public elementary/middle school in Burns:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.51. This is about average. There were 8 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Burns and their reported violations in the past:BURNS WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 3030, Groundwater):
Past health violations:ODOT HD SAGEHEN HILL REST AREA (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:G H2O INC (Population served: 65, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 11.9%
(13.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
People in group quarters in Burns in 2010:
People in group quarters in Burns in 2000:
Burns compared to Oregon state average:
Banks with branches in Burns (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Burns, Oregon:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Burns city (based on Harney County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 31.15%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
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Burns government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Burns government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Burns government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
8.57% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,371 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.65% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,794 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Burns fatal accident list:
Dec 19, 2002 05:15 PM, West D St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 26, 1992 87:99 PM, S Egan St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 23, 1989 10:21 AM, 0007, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 10, 1981 04:25 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 2, 1980 01:22 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Sep 30, 1979 08:09 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 20, 1979 06:40 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total average daily traffic: 3,500
Total average daily truck traffic: 995
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 3,900
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Burns)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Burns, OR)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Burns)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 29 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Burns)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Burns, OR
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.