Eagle Valley, Oregon

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Population in July 2007: 926.
Males: 476  (51.5%)
Females: 450  (48.5%)
Median resident age:  50.4 years
Oregon median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 97870

Estimated median household income in 2012: $31,004 (it was $23,750 in 2000)
Eagle Valley:

$31,004
OR:

$49,161
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,736 (it was $15,187 in 2000)

Eagle Valley CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $164,664 (it was $102,500 in 2000)
Eagle Valley:

$164,664
OR:

$223,900
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $266,685; Detached houses: $285,172; In 2-unit structures: $108,667; Mobile homes: $237,716; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $17,315
Eagle Valley races chart
  • White alone - 905 (93.6%)
  • Hispanic - 25 (2.6%)
  • Two or more races - 20 (2.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 13 (1.3%)
  • Asian alone - 3 (0.3%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.1%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Eagle Valley: 203.7 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 702.9 square miles.

Population density: 1.3 people per square mile   (very low).

Eagle Valley, Oregon map

For population 25 years and over in Eagle Valley:

  • High school or higher: 82.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Eagle Valley CCD:

  • Never married: 14.7%
  • Now married: 67.7%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

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

Eagle Valley CCD:  0.6% ($600)
Oregon:  1.2% ($1,687)
Eagle Valley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Nampa, ID (95.6 miles , pop. 51,867).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (259.0 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (744.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Richland, OR (3.3 miles) , Halfway, OR (3.7 miles ), Baker City, OR (4.8 miles ), Haines, OR (5.3 miles ), North Powder, OR (5.5 miles ), Wingville, OR (5.8 miles ), Huntington, OR (5.8 miles ), Wallowa Lake, OR (5.8 miles) .

Latitude: 44.83 N, Longitude: 117.37 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 541

Eagle Valley household income distribution Eagle Valley home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.6%
Oregon:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (55%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Repair and maintenance (3%)
  • Wood products (3%)
  • Broadcasting and telecommunications (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (27%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Health care (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Broadcasting and telecommunications (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (37%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Extraction workers (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3%)
  • Life, physical, and social science technicians (3%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (16%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Bus drivers (6%)
  • Woodworkers (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)

Work and jobs in Eagle Valley: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Eagle Valley, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Eagle Valley-area historical earthquake activity is below Oregon state average. It is 150% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 183.8 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 299.4 miles away from Eagle Valley center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 330.8 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 297.6 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 295.1 miles away from Eagle Valley 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 293.6 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Baker County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eagle Valley:

  • Eastern Oregon University (about 49 miles; La Grande, OR; Full-time enrollment: 3,127)
  • Treasure Valley Community College (about 60 miles; Ontario, OR; FT enrollment: 2,055)
  • College of Western Idaho (about 95 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 6,300)
  • Northwest Nazarene University (about 97 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 2,290)
  • Walla Walla Community College (about 98 miles; Walla Walla, WA; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • Boise State University (about 103 miles; Boise, ID; FT enrollment: 16,774)
  • Lewis-Clark State College (about 111 miles; Lewiston, ID; FT enrollment: 3,199)

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Notable locations in Eagle Valley: Middle Bridge (A), Eagle Creek Forest Camp (B), Home (C), Goslin Corral (D), Balm Creek Reservoir Recreation Site (E), Main Eagle Bridge Campground (F), Eagle Forks Recreation Site (G), Forks Forest Camp (H), Boulder Park Recreation Site (I), Colvard Station (J), Tamarack Recreation Site (K), Nelson Place (L), Forshey Corral (M), Two Color Recreation Site (N), Balm Creek Reservoir Boat Launch (O), Swede's Landing Boat Launch (P), Two Color Guard Station (Q), McBride Guard Station (R), Hewitt / Holcomb Parks Boat Ramp 3 (S), Hewitt / Holcomb Parks Boat Ramp 2 (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Sparta Cemetery (1), Hibbard Creek Cemetery (2), Durkee Cemetery (3), Big Creek Cemetery (4), Eagle Valley Cemetery (5), Goose Creek Cemetery (6), Love Family Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Goose Lake (A), Two Color Lake (B), Mill Pond (C), Soda Lake (D), Cranston Reservoir (E), Stoddard Reservoir (F), Balm Creek Reservoir (G), Homesite Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Rattlesnake Creek (A), Wood Creek (B), Coin Creek (C), Holcomb Creek (D), Goose Creek (E), Forshey Creek (F), Ethel Creek (G), Conundrum Creek (H), Kirby Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Eagle Valley: Harry M Hewitt Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Baker County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:  2.0 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  62.9%
Whole state:  63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.1%
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: 0.2% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

15.9%
Whole state:

11.6%

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

6.5%
Whole state:

5.0%
11 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Eagle Valley compared to Oregon state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • 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.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (45%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Utility gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Eagle Valley CCD (based on Baker County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.32%
Here: 33.3%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchCatholic ChurchChurch of the NazareneConservative Baptist Association of AmericaChristian Churches and Churches of Christ
Adherents26.7%20.6%9.9%6.9%5.3%
Congregations11.8%11.8%5.9%11.8%5.9%
NameSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents4.9%4.6%4.5%4.3%12.3%
Congregations5.9%8.8%8.8%5.9%23.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Baker County:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

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

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Baker County:

1.26 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Baker County:

4.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

13.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.8%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Baker County:

25.3%
Oregon:

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

13.0%
State:

14.2%

8.00% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,187 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.00%
Oregon average:

8.89%

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:
from Union County, OR  0.74% ($25,975 average AGI)
from Deschutes County, OR  0.42% ($30,174)
from Multnomah County, OR  0.28% ($32,600)


7.72% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,540 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.72%
Oregon average:

7.91%

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:
to Union County, OR  0.85% ($28,022 average AGI)
to Ada County, ID  0.56% ($25,033)
to Multnomah County, OR  0.35% ($37,211)

Strongest AM radio stations in Eagle Valley:

  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBSU (730 AM; 15 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KBKR (1490 AM; 1 kW; BAKER, OR; Owner: GRANDE RADIO, INC.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KBGN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CALDWELL, ID; Owner: NELSON M. AND KAREN E. WILSON)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSRV (1380 AM; 5 kW; ONTARIO, OR; Owner: HBG-RADIO ONTARIO LLC)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Eagle Valley:

  • KCMB (104.7 FM; BAKER, OR; Owner: OREGON TRAIL RADIO, INC.)
  • KUBQ (98.7 FM; LA GRANDE, OR; Owner: GRANDE RADIO, INC.)
  • K208DB (89.5 FM; ENTERPRISE, ETC., OR; Owner: WALLOWA VALLEY TV ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • K234AD (94.7 FM; ENTERPRISE, OR; Owner: WALLOWA VALLEY TV ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • K214CF (90.7 FM; BAKER, OR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
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