De Lake, Oregon

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Population in July 2007: 12,365.
Males: 5,865  (47.4%)
Females: 6,500  (52.6%)
Median resident age:  43.4 years
Oregon median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 97367

Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,386 (it was $28,905 in 2000)
De Lake:

$37,386
OR:

$50,251

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,194 (it was $17,056 in 2000)

De Lake CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $219,062 (it was $131,000 in 2000)
De Lake:

$219,062
OR:

$229,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $256,326; Detached houses: $292,889; Townhouses or other attached units: $313,238; In 2-unit structures: $228,401; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $550,580; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $231,278; Mobile homes: $112,712; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $50,309
  • Races in De Lake, OR (2000)

    De Lake races chart
    • 10,45287.6%White alone
    • 7286.1%Hispanic
    • 2982.5%American Indian alone
    • 2962.5%Two or more races
    • 1040.9%Asian alone
    • 270.2%Black alone
    • 250.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 50.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in De Lake: 107.5 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 142.5 square miles.

Population density: 87 people per square mile   (very low).

De Lake, Oregon map

For population 25 years and over in De Lake:

  • High school or higher: 85.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.1%
  • Unemployed: 9.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in De Lake CCD:

  • Never married: 20.5%
  • Now married: 55.3%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 16.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

De Lake CCD:  1.3% ($1,687)
Oregon:  1.2% ($1,687)
De Lake satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Salem, OR (43.8 miles , pop. 136,924).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (69.7 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (809.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Rose Lodge, OR (1.6 miles ), Lincoln City, OR (2.1 miles ), Neskowin, OR (3.0 miles) , Lincoln Beach, OR (3.1 miles ), Depoe Bay, OR (3.7 miles ), Cloverdale, OR (3.9 miles ), Pacific City, OR (4.0 miles ), Grand Ronde, OR (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 44.98 N, Longitude: 123.92 W

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.3%
Oregon:

5.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (24%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (12%)
  • Health care (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Carpenters (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)

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

Average climate in De Lake, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

De Lake-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oregon state average. It is 186% 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 171.2 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 307.4 miles away from De Lake center
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 159.5 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
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 238.7 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 268.4 miles away from De Lake 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) earthquake occurred 213.0 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 Lincoln County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near De Lake:

  • OREGON HEALTH CARE CENTER-EVERGREEN (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LINCOLN CITY, OR)
  • NORTH LINCOLN HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 4 miles away; LINCOLN CITY, OR)
  • SAMARITAN NORTH LINCOLN HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 4 miles away; LINCOLN CITY, OR)
  • LINCOLN CITY REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LINCOLN CITY, OR)
  • COAST HOME NURSING (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; LINCOLN CITY, OR)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to De Lake:

  • Western Oregon University (about 35 miles; Monmouth, OR; Full-time enrollment: 5,131)
  • Oregon State University (about 43 miles; Corvallis, OR; FT enrollment: 23,206)
  • Willamette University (about 44 miles; Salem, OR; FT enrollment: 2,551)
  • Chemeketa Community College (about 47 miles; Salem, OR; FT enrollment: 10,746)
  • Linn-Benton Community College (about 49 miles; Albany, OR; FT enrollment: 4,511)
  • George Fox University (about 52 miles; Newberg, OR; FT enrollment: 2,954)
  • Pacific University (about 55 miles; Forest Grove, OR; FT enrollment: 2,967)

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Notable locations in De Lake: Panther Creek (A), Horner Ranch (B), Lincoln City - Schooner Creek Water Treatment Plant (C), Lincoln City Sewage Treatment Plant (D), Salmon River Hatchery (E), Chinook Winds Golf Resort (F), Camp Westwind (G), Minski Place (H), Cascade Experimental Forest Headquarters (I), Otis Junction (J), Blue Heron Dock (K), Devils Lake State Park Boat Dock (L), Knight Park (M), Sand Point Boat Launch (N), Blue Heron Boat Landing (O), Devils Lake State Park Boat Launch (P), East Devils Lake State Park Boat Ramp (Q), Holmes Road Park (R), Regatta Grounds Park Boat Ramp (S), Pacific West Ambulance (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in De Lake include: First Baptist Church (A), Lincoln City Evangelical Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Pacific View Memorial Gardens (1), Josephine Young Memorial Park (2), Taft Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Coon Lake (A), Devils Lake (B), Deer Creek Lake (C), Lost Prairie (D), Jeeter Prairie (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Fall Creek (A), Curl Creek (B), McMillin Creek (C), Morton Creek (D), Baxter Creek (E), Logan Creek (F), McAllister Creek (G), Swampy Creek (H), Little Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in De Lake include: D River State Park (1), H B Van Duzer Forest State Scenic Corridor (2), Roads End State Recreation Site (3), Knight County Park (4), Regatta Park (5), Kirtsis Park (6), Devils Lake State Park (7), Canyon Drive Park (8), Taft Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lincoln 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:  2.3 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  39.8%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.0%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

14.5%
Whole state:

11.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

4.2%
Whole state:

5.0%

People in group quarters in De Lake in 2000:

  • 71 people in nursing homes
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 7 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Oregon average:

11.5

De Lake travel time to work - commute De Lake mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for De Lake CCD (based on Lincoln County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,30352
Catholic2,5244
Other1,68910
Mainline Protestant1,46412
None36,054-
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: 21
Lincoln County:

4.59 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Lincoln County:

2.40 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Lincoln County:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 111
Here:

24.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.0%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Lincoln County:

27.1%
Oregon:

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

17.1%
State:

14.2%

7.59% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,017 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.59%
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  0.49% ($25,134 average AGI)
from Marion County, OR  0.36% ($36,770)
from Lane County, OR  0.35% ($29,542)


7.80% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,623 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.80%
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 Multnomah County, OR  0.60% ($37,465 average AGI)
to Lane County, OR  0.55% ($23,269)
to Marion County, OR  0.49% ($24,341)

Strongest AM radio stations in De Lake:

  • KBCH (1400 AM; 1 kW; LINCOLN CITY, OR; Owner: PACIFIC WEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KEX (1190 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.)
  • KDUN (1030 AM; 50 kW; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KKSN (1520 AM; 50 kW; OREGON CITY, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNPT (1310 AM; 5 kW; NEWPORT, OR; Owner: YAOUINA BAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWIP (880 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, OR; Owner: JUPITER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KKAD (1550 AM; 50 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-WASHINGTON, INC)
  • KOAC (550 AM; 5 kW; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)

Strongest FM radio stations in De Lake:

  • K228DT (93.5 FM; HAPPY HOLLOW, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KSND (95.1 FM; LINCOLN CITY, OR; Owner: RADIO BEAM, LLC)
  • K207BO (89.3 FM; NEWPORT, OR; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KYTE (102.7 FM; NEWPORT, OR; Owner: YAQUINA BAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCRF-FM (96.7 FM; LINCOLN CITY, OR; Owner: PACIFIC WEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLCO (90.5 FM; NEWPORT, OR; Owner: LANE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KSHL (97.5 FM; GLENEDEN BEACH, OR; Owner: STEPHANIE LINN)
  • KNCU (92.7 FM; NEWPORT, OR; Owner: PACIFIC WEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPPT-FM (100.7 FM; TOLEDO, OR; Owner: AGPAL BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KDUK-FM (104.7 FM; FLORENCE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFLY (101.5 FM; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTIL-FM (94.1 FM; TILLAMOOK, OR; Owner: OREGON EAGLE, INC.)
  • KDEP (105.5 FM; DEPOE BAY, OR; Owner: ALEXANDRA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KHPE (107.9 FM; ALBANY, OR; Owner: INTEGRITY MEDIA, INC.)
  • K264AA (100.7 FM; CORVALLIS, ETC., OR; Owner: THE KBOO FOUNDATION)
  • KLOO-FM (106.3 FM; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K243AL (96.5 FM; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KRKT-FM (99.9 FM; ALBANY, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K276BU (103.1 FM; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • K204CP (88.7 FM; TOLEDO, OR; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around De Lake:

  • KORS-LP (Channel 55; SALEM, OR; Owner: WATCHTV, INC.)
  • K29AZ (Channel 29; NEWPORT, OR; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • PO03848A NEO, 9395 Ne Highland Rd (Lat: 45.006222 Lon: -123.951222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WQHG277, Licensee ID: L00127664
    Assigned Frequencies: 19435.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/20/2007, Expiration Date: 07/20/2017, Cancellation Date: 01/30/2009, Certifier: Dan MenserRegistrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-4000, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (55%)
  • Utility gas (35%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

De Lake compared to Oregon state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age 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.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

De Lake on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Waiters and waitresses (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Carpenters (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Cooks and food preparation workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Private households (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (population 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Accommodation and food services (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Arts, entertainment, and recreation (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of family households, population 10,000+"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #70 (97367) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most hotels or motels in 2005"
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