Columbia City, Oregon

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Population in 2014: 1,953 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +24.3%
Males: 968  (49.6%)
Females: 985  (50.4%)
Median resident age:  45.6 years
Oregon median age:  39.1 years

Zip codes: 97018, 97051.

Columbia City Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2015: $66,080 (it was $59,545 in 2000)
Columbia City:

$66,080
OR:

$54,148

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $28,625 (it was $25,266 in 2000)

Columbia City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $268,663 (it was $172,500 in 2000)
Columbia City:

$268,663
OR:

$264,100

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $265,479; Detached houses: $282,099; Townhouses or other attached units: $218,813; Mobile homes: $45,445

Median gross rent in 2015: $1,009.

  • Races in Columbia City, OR (2010)

    Columbia City races chart
    • 1,79992.4%White alone
    • 593.0%Hispanic
    • 291.5%Asian alone
    • 291.5%Two or more races
    • 191.0%American Indian alone
    • 80.4%Other race alone
    • 20.1%Black alone
    • 10.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Columbia City: 103.0 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (16.2%), German (15.4%), American (12.7%), Irish (7.9%), Italian (4.9%), European (4.8%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 24 feet

Land area: 0.75 square miles.

Population density: 2,619 people per square mile   (average).

Columbia City,OR real estate house value index trend

Columbia City, Oregon map

For population 25 years and over in Columbia City:

  • High school or higher: 93.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Columbia City city:

  • Never married: 22.2%
  • Now married: 61.6%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

44 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.8%
Oregon:

9.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $3,002 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $2,763 (1.2%)

Columbia City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Vancouver, WA (20.5 miles , pop. 143,560).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (26.9 miles , pop. 529,121).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (849.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: St. Helens, OR (1.5 miles ), Deer Island, OR (1.8 miles ), Woodland, WA (1.9 miles ), Warren, OR (2.3 miles ), Ridgefield, WA (2.6 miles ), La Center, WA (2.7 miles ), Pine Grove, WA (2.7 miles) , Goble, OR (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 24 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $170,600
  • 1999: 19 buildings, average cost: $144,200
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $134,000
  • 2001: 13 buildings, average cost: $142,200
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $198,400
  • 2003: 48 buildings, average cost: $128,100
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $213,600
  • 2005: 43 buildings, average cost: $158,400
  • 2006: 27 buildings, average cost: $157,000
  • 2007: 10 buildings, average cost: $206,200
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $215,200
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $394,200
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $343,900
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $283,500
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $265,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.89 N, Longitude: 122.81 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 360

Columbia City household income distribution Columbia City home values distribution

Crime rates in Columbia City by Year
Type 2001 2002 2005 2006 2009 2012 2013 2014 2015
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000010000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.049.70.00.00.00.0
Robberies 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 000000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.051.2
Burglaries 230317000
per 100,000 125.4185.50.0164.349.7356.60.00.00.0
Theft 2110131181610710
per 100,000 1,316.6618.4728.3602.4397.4815.1516.0358.1511.5
Auto thefts 010010121
per 100,000 0.061.80.00.049.70.051.6102.351.2
Arson 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 281.6) 64.044.429.135.663.157.624.822.534.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Columbia City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.51
Oregon average:

1.66
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.2%
Oregon:

5.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +571 (+57.1%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (23%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (44%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Columbia City, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Columbia City, Oregon average temperatures Columbia City, Oregon average precipitation Columbia City, Oregon humidity Columbia City, Oregon wind speed Columbia City, Oregon snowfall Columbia City, Oregon sunshine Columbia City, Oregon clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Columbia City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oregon state average. It is 180% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 95.1 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 83.6 miles away from Columbia City center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 101.2 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 384.6 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 318.2 miles away from Columbia 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 339.0 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 Columbia County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Landslides: 5, Mudslides: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Snows: 2, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Columbia City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Columbia City:

  • PNRS ST HELENS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; SAINT HELENS, OR)
  • ST HELENS HOSPITAL AND HEALTH CENTER (Hospital, about 3 miles away; SAINT HELENS, OR)
  • MEADOW PARK HEALTH AND SPECIALTY (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SAINT HELENS, OR)
  • MOOREHAVEN CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LA CENTER, WA)
  • RIDGEFIELD CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; RIDGEFIELD, WA)
  • COLUMBIA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SCAPPOOSE, OR)
  • LEGACY SALMON CREEK MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; VANCOUVER, WA)

Amtrak stations near Columbia City:

  • 18 miles: KELSO-LONGVIEW (KELSO, 501 S 1ST AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 20 miles: VANCOUVER (FOOT OF W. 11TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Columbia City:

  • Lower Columbia College (about 19 miles; Longview, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,595)
  • Clark College (about 20 miles; Vancouver, WA; FT enrollment: 9,330)
  • University of Portland (about 23 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,030)
  • Concordia University-Portland (about 24 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 3,996)
  • Portland State University (about 28 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 21,450)
  • Pacific University (about 30 miles; Forest Grove, OR; FT enrollment: 2,967)
  • Lewis & Clark College (about 32 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 2,864)

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Notable locations in Columbia City: CZ Tracks 1, 2, and 3 (A), Caples House Museum (B), Columbia River Fire and Rescue Columbia City (C), Columbia City Public Works (D), Columbia City City Hall (E), Columbia City Municipal Court (F), Columbia City Community Library (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Columbia City include: Jim Bundy Memorial Park (1), Datis City Park (2), Harvard City Park (3), Ruth Rose Richardson Park (4), Pixie Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Knapp Social Center (Museums; 1915 1st Street).

Columbia County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 91.6. This is worse than average.

City:

91.6
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 0.00814. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00814
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 6.7%
(6.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  76.4%
Whole state:  63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.5%
Whole state:  8.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
5 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
5 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Columbia City, Oregon environmental map by EPA

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
Oregon average:

11.3

Columbia City travel time to work - commute Columbia City mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Columbia City city (based on Columbia County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,26947
Other2,83511
Catholic1,3774
Mainline Protestant1,3429
None39,528-
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
Columbia County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

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

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Columbia County:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Columbia County:

3.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Here:

6.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Columbia County:

30.4%
Oregon:

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

19.7%
State:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.0%
Oregon:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Columbia City:

48.4%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.9
Oregon:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Columbia City:

22.5%
Oregon:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.0%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Oregon:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.8%
Oregon:

33.1%

General health condition:
Here:

57.6%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Columbia City:

77.9%
Oregon:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Columbia City, OR Residents
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 0$0 3$7,087
Other Government Administration 1$7,231$86,7720$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$634
Police Protection - Officers 1$5,519$66,2283$7,618
Water Supply 3$11,030$44,1200$0
Totals for Government 5$23,780$57,0728$15,339

Columbia City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $58,000 ($29.70)
    Regular Highways: $24,000 ($12.29)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $232,000 ($118.79)
    Financial Administration: $151,000 ($77.32)
    Sewerage: $141,000 ($72.20)
    Police Protection: $80,000 ($40.96)
    Regular Highways: $63,000 ($32.26)
    General - Other: $35,000 ($17.92)
    Welfare - Other: $23,000 ($11.78)
    Parks & Recreation: $20,000 ($10.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $41,000 ($20.99)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Libraries: $5,000 ($2.56)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $11,000 ($5.63)
    Sewerage: $10,000 ($5.12)
    Water Utilities: $8,000 ($4.10)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($2.05)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($2.05)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $268,000 ($137.22)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($0.51)

Columbia City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $177,000 ($90.63)
    All Other: $2,000 ($1.02)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000 ($0.51)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $92,000 ($47.11)
    Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($6.66)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $236,000 ($120.84)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $91,000 ($46.59)
    General Support: $25,000 ($12.80)
    All Other: $9,000 ($4.61)
    Water Utilities: $7,000 ($3.58)
  • Tax - Property: $174,000 ($89.09)
    Public Utilities: $79,000 ($40.45)
    NEC: $29,000 ($14.85)

Columbia City government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $20,000 ($10.24)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $915,000 ($468.51)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $840,000 ($430.11)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $18,000 ($9.22)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $75,000 ($38.40)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($1.02)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $362,000 ($185.36)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $76,000 ($38.91)

5.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,943 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.78%
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 Multnomah County, OR  1.24% ($34,977 average AGI)
from Washington County, OR  1.07% ($44,645)
from Clackamas County, OR  0.41% ($43,704)


6.17% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,787 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.17%
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 Washington County, OR  1.22% ($41,783 average AGI)
to Multnomah County, OR  0.98% ($34,188)
to Cowlitz County, WA  0.41% ($33,889)

Strongest AM radio stations in Columbia City:

  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KOHI (1600 AM; 1 kW; ST. HELENS, OR)
  • KKAD (1550 AM; 50 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-WASHINGTON, INC)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOTK (1080 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KEX (1190 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKSN (1520 AM; 50 kW; OREGON CITY, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KFXX (910 AM; 10 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KKGT (1150 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: WESTERN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBAM (1270 AM; 5 kW; LONGVIEW, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM LONGVIEW LICENSE, LLC)
  • KUPL (970 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKSL (1290 AM; 10 kW; LAKE OSWEGO, OR; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Columbia City:

  • K273AI (102.5 FM; ARIEL, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KJVH (89.5 FM; LONGVIEW, WA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KRVO (105.9 FM; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KINK (101.9 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKCW (103.3 FM; BEAVERTON, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOPB-FM (91.5 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KPDQ-FM (93.7 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OREGON, INC.)
  • KKRZ (100.3 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K216DH (91.1 FM; CATHLAMET, WA; Owner: TILLICUM FOUNDATION)
  • KMHD (89.1 FM; GRESHAM, OR; Owner: MT. HOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KVMX (107.5 FM; BANKS, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KLTH (106.7 FM; LAKE OSWEGO, OR; Owner: INIFINITY RADIO OF PORTLAND INC.)
  • KUPL-FM (98.7 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OF PORTLAND INC.)
  • KUFO-FM (101.1 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBVM (88.3 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING NORTHWEST, INC)
  • KBPS-FM (89.9 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: SCHOOL DISTRICT #1, MULTNOMAH COUNTY, OR)
  • KUKN (105.5 FM; LONGVIEW, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON INTERSTATE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRQT (107.1 FM; CASTLE ROCK, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM LONGVIEW LICENSE, LLC)
  • KWYQ (90.3 FM; LONGVIEW, WA; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KNRK (94.7 FM; CAMAS, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))

TV broadcast stations around Columbia City:

  • KATU (Channel 2; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND TV, L.L.C.)
  • KPDX (Channel 49; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KPTV (Channel 12; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • K57IF (Channel 57; SALEM, OR; Owner: LaGRANDE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOIN (Channel 6; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KNMT (Channel 24; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • KGW (Channel 8; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOPB-TV (Channel 10; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KPXG-LP (Channel 54; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • K14HN (Channel 14; VANCOUVER/CAMAS, WA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KWBP-LP (Channel 4; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)

Columbia City fatal accident list:

Aug 7, 1994 01:15 PM, 92, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 551Total average daily traffic
  • 55Total average daily truck traffic
  • 787Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$195,183
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$318,330
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$197,730
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9705.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

COLUMBIA CITY MUN WATERWORKS (Population served: 1,990, Purch groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-29-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-02-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-01-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-01-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-29-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-29-2011)
  • 26 regular monitoring violations
  • 8 other older monitoring violations
Most common first names in Columbia City, OR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1178.5 years
Thomas662.5 years
Frank582.6 years
Charles576.0 years
Arthur577.8 years
Robert576.6 years
Mary582.4 years
Richard483.5 years
Dorothy479.2 years
James485.7 years
Most common last names in Columbia City, OR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith678.6 years
Jensen487.5 years
Anderson471.0 years
Knight374.3 years
Abram289.0 years
Hay281.0 years
Hayes285.0 years
Applegate287.5 years
Dreier279.0 years
Mcvey287.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (27%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

Columbia City 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.
  • Median age significantly above 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.
  • House age below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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