Days Creek, Oregon

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Population in 2010: 272.
Males: 122  (45.0%)
Females: 150  (55.0%)
Median resident age:  60.2 years
Oregon median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 97429.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,889
Days Creek:

$42,889
OR:

$57,532

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,507

Days Creek CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $183,400
Days Creek:

$183,400
OR:

$287,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $201,908; Detached houses: $256,550; Mobile homes: $128,236

Median gross rent in 2016: $517.

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  • Races in Days Creek, OR (2010)

    Days Creek races chart
    • 24790.8%White alone
    • 134.8%Hispanic
    • 82.9%Two or more races
    • 20.7%American Indian alone
    • 20.7%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Days Creek: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (18.0%), European (11.0%), Scottish (10.0%), Scotch-Irish (9.0%), Irish (5.0%), Norwegian (3.0%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 764 feet

Days Creek,OR real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Days Creek:

  • High school or higher: 82.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.1%

For population 15 years and over in Days Creek CDP:

  • Never married: 12.7%
  • Now married: 48.7%
  • Separated: 5.9%
  • Widowed: 11.6%
  • Divorced: 21.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,260 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $840 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Medford, OR (47.0 miles , pop. 63,154).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (169.9 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (666.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Canyonville, OR (2.5 miles ), Myrtle Creek, OR (2.6 miles ), Tri-City, OR (2.7 miles ), South Umpqua, OR (3.0 miles ), Riddle, OR (3.2 miles ), Dillard, OR (4.0 miles ), Winston, OR (4.0 miles ), Green, OR (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 42.97 N, Longitude: 123.17 W

Area code: 541

Days Creek household income distribution Days Creek home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.4%
Oregon:

5.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Other services, except public administration (23%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (32%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

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

Earthquake activity:

Days Creek-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oregon state average. It is 428% 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 199.4 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 141.3 miles away from Days Creek 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 149.7 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 187.2 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 344.1 miles away from Days Creek center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
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 189.2 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 Douglas County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 5, Landslides: 4, Mudslides: 4, Winds: 3, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Days Creek:

  • UMPQUA VALLEY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MYRTLE CREEK, OR)

airports located in Days Creek:

Amtrak station near Days Creek:

  • 19 miles: ROSEBURG (835 SE STEPHENS ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Days Creek:

  • Rogue Community College (about 41 miles; Grants Pass, OR; Full-time enrollment: 3,600)
  • Southern Oregon University (about 60 miles; Ashland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • Lane Community College (about 73 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 6,373)
  • University of Oregon (about 75 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 23,329)
  • Oregon Institute of Technology (about 87 miles; Klamath Falls, OR; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • Oregon State University (about 111 miles; Corvallis, OR; FT enrollment: 23,206)
  • Linn-Benton Community College (about 112 miles; Albany, OR; FT enrollment: 4,511)

Public high school in Days Creek:

Private elementary/middle school in Days Creek:

  • MILO ADVENTIST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 10, Location: 324 MILO DR, Grades: 1-8)
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Notable location: Days Creek Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Days Creek (A), Porter Creek (B), Kennedy Creek (C), Dietch Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Douglas 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 2006 was 35.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

35.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 8.46. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.46
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 13.9%
(14.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  70.8%
Whole state:  63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  9.2%
Whole state:  8.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Oregon average:

11.4

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Days Creek CDP (based on Douglas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,604128
Other5,23825
Catholic2,4435
Mainline Protestant2,20625
None78,176-
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: 30
Douglas County:

2.88 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 37
Douglas County:

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Douglas County:

2.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 94
Here:

9.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.3%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Douglas County:

32.1%
Oregon:

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

11.4%
State:

14.2%

5.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,268 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.01%
Oregon average:

7.22%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($232 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.03%
Oregon average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lane County, OR  0.50% ($25,348 average AGI)
from Coos County, OR  0.30% ($26,162)
from Jackson County, OR  0.24% ($30,069)


4.86% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,769 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.86%
Oregon average:

6.82%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($163 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.04%
Oregon average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lane County, OR  0.78% ($25,789 average AGI)
to Coos County, OR  0.28% ($30,447)
to Jackson County, OR  0.22% ($29,238)

Strongest AM radio stations in Days Creek:

  • KGRV (700 AM; 25 kW; WINSTON, OR; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KTBR (950 AM; 3 kW; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: JPR FOUNDATION INC.)
  • KDUN (1030 AM; 50 kW; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAPL (1300 AM; 20 kW; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: APPLEGATE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KAJO (1270 AM; 10 kW; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTMT (580 AM; 10 kW; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KRTA (610 AM; 5 kW; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: OPUS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KAGI (930 AM; 5 kW; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: SOUTHERN OREGON STATE COLLEGE)
  • KWRO (630 AM; 5 kW; COQUILLE, OR; Owner: COQUILLE RIVER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KQEN (1240 AM; 1 kW; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Days Creek:

  • K232DB (94.3 FM; MYRTLE CREEK, OR; Owner: RAIDER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K255AJ (98.9 FM; MYRTLE CREEK, OR; Owner: RAIDER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K205DM (88.9 FM; GLIDE, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KKMX (104.3 FM; TRI CITY, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLOV-FM (89.3 FM; WINCHESTER, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KSOR (90.1 FM; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON STATE BOARD OF HIGHER EDUC.)
  • K222AF (92.3 FM; AZALEA, OR; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K261BF (100.1 FM; BLACK BUTTE, ETC., OR; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K259AE (99.7 FM; WOLF CREEK, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLDZ (103.5 FM; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRSB-FM (103.1 FM; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRRM (94.7 FM; ROGUE RIVER, OR; Owner: SHIRLEY M. BELL)
  • K290AF (105.9 FM; ROGUE RIVER, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K266AC (101.1 FM; ROGUE RIVER, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KAVJ (101.1 FM; SUTHERLIN, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KROG (96.9 FM; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: OPUS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KLDR (98.3 FM; HARBECK-FRUITDALE, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • K249BS (97.7 FM; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KKRB (106.9 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: WYNNE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • K201AI (88.1 FM; ROSEBURG, ETC., OR; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Days Creek:

  • KOBI (Channel 5; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K32ET (Channel 32; CANYONVILLE, OR; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K43DI (Channel 43; CANYONVILLE, ETC., OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K02CG (Channel 2; CANYONVILLE, ETC., OR; Owner: 3-CITIES TELEVISION CLUB, INC.)
  • K07KT (Channel 7; CANYONVILLE, ETC., OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING INC.)
  • K11GH (Channel 11; TRI CITY, ETC., OR; Owner: SOUTH WEST OREGON TV BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • K19AD (Channel 19; TRI CITY, OR; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)

Days Creek fatal accident list:

Jul 23, 1986 10:30 PM, 0230, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 15m49ftTotal length
  • 6,213Total average daily traffic
  • 776Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,813Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, Lat: 42.778444 Lon: -123.160889, Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WNTU831
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.256 MHzGrant Date: 02/03/2009, Expiration Date: 03/31/2019Registrant: Gillespie, Prudhon & Associates, 16111 Se 106th Avenue, Suite 100, Clackamas, OR 97015, Phone: (503) 657-0424, Fax: (503) 657-0361, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Days Creek)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BEECH 35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E185 SERIES (205 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 442B , Serial Number: D-1453, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 02/09/1956
    Registrant (Corporation): Milo Adventist Academy, Po Box 278, Days Creek, OR 97429

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

MILO ACADEMY (Population served: 195, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Single Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In FEB-2014, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (FEB-19-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAR-18-2014)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-25-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-2012)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-09-2011)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUL-2011. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-09-2011)
  • 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-11-2011)
  • 15 routine major monitoring violations
  • 96 regular monitoring violations
  • 12 other older monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5

Days Creek compared to Oregon state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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