For population 25 years and over in Falls City:
For population 15 years and over in Falls City city:
20 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $939 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Salem, OR (20.6 miles , pop. 136,924).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (59.8 miles , pop. 529,121).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (792.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Dallas, OR (2.7 miles ), Monmouth, OR (3.2 miles ), Kings Valley, OR (3.3 miles) , Rickreall, OR (3.3 miles) , Independence, OR (3.5 miles ), Willamina, OR (3.8 miles ), Fort Hill, OR (3.9 miles) , North Benton, OR (4.0 miles) .
Latitude: 44.87 N, Longitude: 123.44 W
Area code: 503
Population change in the 1990s: +147 (+17.9%).
Work and jobs in Falls City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Falls City, Oregon
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Falls City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oregon state average. It is 34% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/25/1993 at 13:34:35, a magnitude 5.7 (5.5 MB, 5.4 MS, 5.6 MW, 5.7 ML, Depth: 12.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 45.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/2004 at 16:45:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MB, 4.1 MS, 4.9 MW, 4.8 MW, Depth: 18.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 63.7 miles away from Falls City center
On 8/19/2004 at 06:06:03, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.5 MS, 4.7 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 17.3 mi) earthquake occurred 44.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/29/2002 at 14:36:04, a magnitude 4.5 (4.0 MB, 4.5 MD, Depth: 3.9 mi) earthquake occurred 91.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/24/2003 at 19:26:30, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MD, Depth: 10.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 63.1 miles away from Falls City center
On 9/24/2007 at 06:20:54, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MW, 3.6 ML, Depth: 14.6 mi) earthquake occurred 25.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Polk County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Falls City:
Local government website: www.fallscity.org
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Falls City:
Public high school in Falls City:
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Public elementary/middle school in Falls City:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Falls City and their reported violations in the past:FALLS CITY, CITY OF (Population served: 970, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 23.0%
(23.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 52.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 57.1% for American Indian residents, 10.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Falls City compared to Oregon state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Falls City city (based on Polk County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 22.36%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 43
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
12.13% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($41,059 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($83 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
10.11% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,770 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($134 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total average daily traffic: 499
Total average daily truck traffic: 49
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 716
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Falls City)
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0204.00
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.