Echo, Oregon

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Population in 2014: 704 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.3%
 
Males: 304  (43.2%)
Females: 400  (56.8%)
Median resident age:  33.5 years
Oregon median age:  39.1 years

Zip codes: 97826.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,081 (it was $34,464 in 2000)
Echo:

$46,081
OR:

$50,251

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,897 (it was $15,879 in 2000)

Echo city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $105,771 (it was $75,900 in 2000)
Echo:

$105,771
OR:

$229,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $137,662; Detached houses: $157,462; Mobile homes: $65,576

Median gross rent in 2013: $811.

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  • Races in Echo, OR (2010)

    Echo races chart
    • 59485.0%White alone
    • 8712.4%Hispanic
    • 81.1%Two or more races
    • 50.7%American Indian alone
    • 50.7%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Echo: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.6%), United States (8.2%), French Canadian (7.5%), English (7.0%), Irish (6.8%), Dutch (6.1%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1904

Elevation: 638 feet

Land area: 0.60 square miles.

Population density: 1,182 people per square mile   (low).

Echo,OR real estate house value index trend

Echo, Oregon map

For population 25 years and over in Echo:

  • High school or higher: 82.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Echo city:

  • Never married: 35.5%
  • Now married: 35.8%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 10.6%
  • Divorced: 16.3%

9 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
Oregon:

10.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,424 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $989 (1.2%)

Echo satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kennewick, WA (32.0 miles , pop. 54,693).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (167.3 miles , pop. 529,121).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (807.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Stanfield, OR (1.7 miles ), Hermiston, OR (2.9 miles ), Northwest Umatilla, OR (2.9 miles ), Umatilla, OR (3.7 miles ), Irrigon, OR (4.2 miles ), Pendleton, OR (4.4 miles ), South Benton, WA (4.7 miles ), Riverside, OR (4.7 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $160,300
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $61,000
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $102,500
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $143,100
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $135,300
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $333,700
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $127,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.74 N, Longitude: 119.19 W

Area code: 541

Echo household income distribution Echo home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Oregon:

5.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +149 (+29.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (32%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Community and social service occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Echo, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Echo-area historical earthquake activity is below Oregon state average. It is 161% 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 188.8 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 288.1 miles away from Echo center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 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 186.4 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 372.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 184.9 miles away from Echo center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 424.2 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Umatilla County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Echo topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Echo:

  • VANGE JOHN MEMORIAL HOSPICE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; HERMISTON, OR)
  • HERMISTON GOOD SAMARITAN (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HERMISTON, OR)
  • REGENCY HERMISTON NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HERMISTON, OR)
  • GOOD SHEPHERD MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; HERMISTON, OR)
  • HERMISTON COMMUNITY DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; HERMISTON, OR)
  • TLC HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; HERMISTON, OR)

airports located in Echo:

Amtrak station near Echo:

  • 9 miles: HERMISTON (650 S. HWY. 395) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Echo:

  • Columbia Basin College (about 36 miles; Pasco, WA; Full-time enrollment: 5,111)
  • Walla Walla Community College (about 50 miles; Walla Walla, WA; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • Eastern Oregon University (about 61 miles; La Grande, OR; FT enrollment: 3,127)
  • Yakima Valley Community College (about 87 miles; Yakima, WA; FT enrollment: 3,632)
  • Central Washington University (about 109 miles; Ellensburg, WA; FT enrollment: 10,960)
  • Lewis-Clark State College (about 114 miles; Lewiston, ID; FT enrollment: 3,199)
  • Washington State University (about 120 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)

Public high school in Echo:

  • ECHO SCHOOL (Students: 271, Location: 600 E GERONE ST, Grades: KG-12)
See full list of schools located in Echo

Library in Echo:

  • ECHO PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $34,277; Location: 20 S. BONANZA; 14,000 books; 250 audio materials; 2,100 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 27 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 30 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Echo: Echo Rural Fire Protection District Station 1 Headquarters (A), Fort Henrietta and Chinese House (B), Echo City Hall (C), Echo Municipal Court (D), Echo Public Library (E), Echo Public Works Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Echo Memorial Cemetery (1), Siphon Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Echo include: Fort Henrietta Park Echo (1), George Park (2), Oregon Trail Arboretum (3), Skate Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Umatilla 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 57.0. This is better than average.

City:

57.0
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 7.16. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.16
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 1.22. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.22
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2008 was 26.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 15.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.21. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.21
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.4%
(20.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.0% for American Indian residents, 7.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.9 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.2%
Whole state:  63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.2%
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: 0.8% of all households
7 people in other group homes in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Oregon average:

11.4

Echo travel time to work - commute Echo mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Echo city (based on Umatilla County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic11,4026
Evangelical Protestant9,81675
Other5,10717
Mainline Protestant3,57524
None45,989-
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: 16
Umatilla County:

2.18 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

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

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Umatilla County:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Umatilla County:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
Here:

7.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Umatilla County:

32.4%
Oregon:

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

16.9%
State:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Echo:

49.7%
Oregon:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Echo:

47.2%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
Oregon:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Echo:

24.0%
State:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.9%
Oregon:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Echo:

6.8
Oregon:

6.8

Overweight people:
Echo:

33.6%
Oregon:

33.1%

General health condition:
Here:

55.9%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.0%
Oregon:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Echo, 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
Other Government Administration 1$4,476$53,7120$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$160
Local Libraries 0$0 1$1,070
Other and Unallocable 3$8,714$34,8560$0
Totals for Government 4$13,190$39,5702$1,230

Echo government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $19,000 ($26.99)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($4.26)
  • Current Operations - Parks & Recreation: $170,000 ($241.48)
    General - Other: $163,000 ($231.53)
    Water Utilities: $67,000 ($95.17)
    Regular Highways: $51,000 ($72.44)
    Financial Administration: $49,000 ($69.60)
    Sewerage: $42,000 ($59.66)
    Police Protection: $37,000 ($52.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $30,000 ($42.61)
    Libraries: $25,000 ($35.51)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($22.73)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $37,000 ($52.56)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $37,000 ($52.56)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($8.52)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($7.10)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($2.84)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($2.84)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($1.42)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $122,000 ($173.30)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($19.89)

Echo government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $273,000 ($387.78)
    Sewerage: $49,000 ($69.60)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $28,000 ($39.77)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $14,000 ($19.89)
    General Revenue, NEC: $10,000 ($14.20)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $88,000 ($125.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $27,000 ($38.35)
    General Support: $12,000 ($17.05)
    All Other: $5,000 ($7.10)
  • Tax - Property: $93,000 ($132.10)
    NEC: $1,000 ($1.42)

Echo government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $437,000 ($620.74)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $442,000 ($627.84)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $411,000 ($583.81)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $425,000 ($603.69)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $31,000 ($44.03)
    Water Utilities: $12,000 ($17.05)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $420,000 ($596.59)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $75,000 ($106.53)

6.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,681 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.21%
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 Walla Walla County, WA  0.57% ($28,368 average AGI)
from Morrow County, OR  0.51% ($26,116)
from Benton County, WA  0.32% ($19,877)


5.78% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,440 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.78%
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 Walla Walla County, WA  0.68% ($29,609 average AGI)
to Benton County, WA  0.42% ($42,115)
to Morrow County, OR  0.40% ($31,848)

Strongest AM radio stations in Echo:

  • KOHU (1360 AM; 4 kW; HERMISTON, OR; Owner: WESTEND RADIO, LLC)
  • KLWJ (1090 AM; daytime; 3 kW; UMATILLA, OR; Owner: UMATILLA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFLD (870 AM; 10 kW; PASCO, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KONA (610 AM; 5 kW; KENNEWICK-RICHLAND-P, WA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KUMA (1290 AM; 5 kW; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: ROUND-UP RADIO, INC.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KALE (960 AM; 5 kW; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KTIX (1240 AM; 1 kW; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: KSRV, 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)
  • KZTS (1210 AM; 10 kW; SUNNYSIDE, WA; Owner: BUTTERFIELD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KZXR (1310 AM; 5 kW; PROSSER, WA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING PROSSER LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Echo:

  • KONA-FM (105.3 FM; KENNEWICK, WA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KRBM (90.9 FM; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KEYW (98.3 FM; PASCO, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFAE-FM (89.1 FM; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KORD-FM (102.7 FM; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEGX (106.5 FM; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • K261CG (100.1 FM; PASCO, WA; Owner: NORTHWEST CHICANO RADIO NETWORK)
  • KOLU (90.1 FM; PASCO, WA; Owner: RIVERVIEW BAPTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS)
  • KOLW (97.9 FM; MILTON-FREEWATER, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBLD (91.7 FM; KENNEWICK, WA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KGSG (93.7 FM; PASCO, WA; Owner: GOSPEL MUSIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KGDN (101.3 FM; PASCO, WA; Owner: WEST PASCO FINE ARTS RADIO)
  • K204CZ (88.7 FM; KENNEWICK, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KUJ-FM (99.1 FM; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: ALEXANDRA COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KQFM (100.5 FM; HERMISTON, OR; Owner: WESTEND RADIO, LLC)
  • KXRX (97.1 FM; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIOK (94.9 FM; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KUMA-FM (107.7 FM; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: ROUND-UP RADIO, INC.)
  • KRKL (93.3 FM; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KUBQ (98.7 FM; LA GRANDE, OR; Owner: GRANDE RADIO, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • 1,349Total average daily traffic
  • 238Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,565Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Echo)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Lat: 45.747667 Lon: -119.186556, Call Sign: KD50114, Licensee ID: L00023697
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.625 MHz, 151.625 MHzGrant Date: 08/06/2003, Expiration Date: 06/29/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/31/2013Registrant: Duffy, Michael E
  • Approx 12 Mi Sw (Lat: 45.638750 Lon: -119.426139), Call Sign: KNDK474
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.725 MHzGrant Date: 05/27/1997, Expiration Date: 07/21/2002, Cancellation Date: 11/24/2002Registrant: Mike Mc Carty, Rt 1, Echo, OR 97826
  • Rd 207 9 Mi Ssw (Lat: 45.680417 Lon: -119.369194), Call Sign: KVX983
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.975 MHzGrant Date: 06/10/1997, Expiration Date: 07/20/2002, Cancellation Date: 11/24/2002Registrant: West Flying Service Inc, 72837 Hwy 207, Echo, OR 97826, Phone: (503) 376-8220
  • North Farm 4 (Lat: 45.748083 Lon: -119.489639), Type: Bant, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 4.5 m, Call Sign: WQNF298
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.237 MHzGrant Date: 01/18/2011, Expiration Date: 01/18/2021, Certifier: Kent MadisonRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc., Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • STAGE GULCH, 11.3 Km East Northeast Of (Lat: 45.790833 Lon: -119.057333), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 22.3 m, Call Sign: WPVS829
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6375.14 MHzGrant Date: 10/02/2012, Expiration Date: 08/13/2022, Certifier: John T Scott IiiRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • OR004 CR1109 RD, I 84 Exit 202 (Floyds Truck Stop) Atc #308318 (Lat: 45.689722 Lon: -118.927389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55.2 m, Overall height: 57.6 m, Call Sign: WPYS532
    Assigned Frequencies: 19425.0 MHz, 19395.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/15/2003, Expiration Date: 10/15/2013, Cancellation Date: 01/22/2013, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • OR003 EAST ECHO, 34718 Highway 320 (Lat: 45.747917 Lon: -119.142083), Type: Mast, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WPYT415
    Assigned Frequencies: 17835.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/21/2003, Expiration Date: 10/21/2013, Cancellation Date: 01/22/2013, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • SP03WO008, 34718 Highway 320 (Stanfield Or 2 #308315) (Lat: 45.747917 Lon: -119.142083), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQTE262
    Assigned Frequencies: 11625.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/14/2014, Expiration Date: 01/14/2024, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Echo)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Echo)

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

ECHO, CITY OF (Population served: 715, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-22-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-28-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-09-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-12-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 21
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Echo, OR
Most common first names in Echo, OR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary979.2 years
John972.2 years
Robert571.0 years
Fred579.6 years
William581.8 years
Walter470.5 years
Joseph482.5 years
Margaret473.0 years
Edward378.0 years
Harold374.7 years
Most common last names in Echo, OR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Correa1379.5 years
Berry674.7 years
Dorn576.0 years
Bowman581.8 years
Smith573.4 years
Dick476.0 years
Andrews475.5 years
Liesegang474.5 years
Mccarty383.3 years
Coppinger377.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (64%)
  • Wood (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Utility gas (5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0%)

Echo 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 6 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2016.