Glide, Oregon

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Population in 2010: 1,795. Population change since 2000: +6.2%
Males: 689  (38.4%)
Females: 1,106  (61.6%)
Median resident age:  39.1 years
Oregon median age:  39.1 years

Zip codes: 97443, 97447, 97470.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,864 (it was $40,345 in 2000)
Glide:

$52,864
OR:

$50,251

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,536 (it was $18,444 in 2000)

Glide CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $223,850 (it was $126,600 in 2000)
Glide:

$223,850
OR:

$229,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $650.

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  • Races in Glide, OR (2010)

    Glide races chart
    • 1,65992.4%White alone
    • 563.1%Hispanic
    • 351.9%Two or more races
    • 291.6%American Indian alone
    • 60.3%Black alone
    • 60.3%Asian alone
    • 30.2%Other race alone
    • 10.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Glide: 88.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (24.3%), German (24.3%), English (16.7%), Subsaharan African (3.7%), Scottish (3.5%), French (2.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 695 feet

Land area: 10.1 square miles.

Population density: 178 people per square mile   (very low).

Glide,OR real estate house value index trend

Glide, Oregon map

For population 25 years and over in Glide:

  • High school or higher: 95.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Glide CDP:

  • Never married: 11.7%
  • Now married: 60.1%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 21.0%

58 residents are foreign born (1.3% Africa, 1.3% Latin America, 0.8% Asia).

This place:

2.8%
Oregon:

10.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,469 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,207 (1.0%)

Glide satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, OR (50.9 miles , pop. 52,864).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (145.4 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (686.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Fair Oaks, OR (3.2 miles ), Calapooia, OR (3.5 miles ), Sutherlin, OR (3.7 miles ), Oakland, OR (3.7 miles ), Roseburg North, OR (3.8 miles ), Roseburg, OR (4.0 miles ), North Umpqua, OR (4.2 miles ), Green, OR (4.4 miles ).

Latitude: 43.32 N, Longitude: 123.07 W

Area code: 541

Glide household income distribution Glide home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.1%
Oregon:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (30%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Educational services (28%)
  • Other services, except public administration (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Glide, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Glide-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oregon state average. It is 415% 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 221.7 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 165.3 miles away from Glide 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 168.2 miles away from the city center
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 209.1 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 211.7 miles away from Glide center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 367.9 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
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 (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Mudslides: 2, Winds: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Glide:

  • GRANDVIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ROSEBURG, OR)
  • AVALON HOME HEALTH, LLC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; ROSEBURG, OR)

Airports located in Glide:

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Amtrak station near Glide:

  • 17 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 Glide:

  • Lane Community College (about 48 miles; Eugene, OR; Full-time enrollment: 6,373)
  • University of Oregon (about 51 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 23,329)
  • Rogue Community College (about 65 miles; Grants Pass, OR; FT enrollment: 3,600)
  • Southern Oregon University (about 81 miles; Ashland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • Oregon State University (about 87 miles; Corvallis, OR; FT enrollment: 23,206)
  • Linn-Benton Community College (about 88 miles; Albany, OR; FT enrollment: 4,511)
  • Oregon Institute of Technology (about 99 miles; Klamath Falls, OR; FT enrollment: 2,900)

Public high school in Glide:

Public elementary/middle schools in Glide:

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Notable locations in Glide: Lone Rock Camp (A), Glide Junction (B), Lone Rock Wayside County Park Boat Launch (C), Colliding Rivers County Park Boat Ramp (D), North Umpqua Ranger Station (E), Glide Rural Fire Protection District (F), United States Forest Service North Umpqua Ranger District (G), Glide Community Hall (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Glide: Seventh-Day Adventist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Updegrave Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Rivers and creeks: Buckhorn Creek (A), King Creek (B), Old Hatchery Creek (C), West Fork Britt Creek (D), Little River (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Glide include: Lone Rock Wayside County Park (1), Colliding Rivers Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Illahee Inn (170 Bar L Ranch Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location 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.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 8.46. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.46
U.S.:

9.14

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

GLIDE WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 1,200, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In OCT-2009. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-04-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-22-2010)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-04-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-22-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In JAN-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In JAN-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2010)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (LT2) - In JUL-01-2008, Contaminant: LT2ESWTR. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (SEP-09-2008)
  • 12 routine major monitoring violations
  • 46 regular monitoring violations
  • 4 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.0%
(16.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  70.2%
Whole state:  63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.1%
Whole state:  8.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
6 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010

Glide, Oregon environmental map by EPA

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Glide compared to Oregon state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Glide (2011 data):

  • PremierWest Bank: Glide Branch at 19421 North Umpqua Highway, branch established on 1976/09/27. Info updated 2011/05/20: Bank assets: $1,264.9 mil, Deposits: $1,128.9 mil, headquarters in Medford, OR, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 46 total offices, Holding Company: Premierwest Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Oregon average:

11.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (67%)
  • Wood (26%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Glide 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 Glide:

  • KGRV (700 AM; 25 kW; WINSTON, OR; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDUN (1030 AM; 50 kW; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KTBR (950 AM; 3 kW; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: JPR FOUNDATION INC.)
  • KZTU (660 AM; 10 kW; JUNCTION CITY, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KAPL (1300 AM; 20 kW; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: APPLEGATE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KRNR (1490 AM; 1 kW; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: DOUGLAS COUNTY TRICASTERS, INC.)
  • KQEN (1240 AM; 1 kW; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KUGN (590 AM; 5 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KTMT (580 AM; 10 kW; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KWRO (630 AM; 5 kW; COQUILLE, OR; Owner: COQUILLE RIVER BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Glide:

  • K261BF (100.1 FM; BLACK BUTTE, ETC., OR; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K205DM (88.9 FM; GLIDE, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KLOV-FM (89.3 FM; WINCHESTER, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KAVJ (101.1 FM; SUTHERLIN, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K201AI (88.1 FM; ROSEBURG, ETC., OR; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KKMX (104.3 FM; TRI CITY, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSOR (90.1 FM; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON STATE BOARD OF HIGHER EDUC.)
  • KRSB-FM (103.1 FM; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K232DB (94.3 FM; MYRTLE CREEK, OR; Owner: RAIDER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K255AJ (98.9 FM; MYRTLE CREEK, OR; Owner: RAIDER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K222AF (92.3 FM; AZALEA, OR; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K280BJ (103.9 FM; SUTHERLIN, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K259AE (99.7 FM; WOLF CREEK, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KKRB (106.9 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: WYNNE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLDZ (103.5 FM; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KEUG (105.5 FM; COTTAGE GROVE, OR; Owner: SIGNAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • K207BX (89.3 FM; EUGENE, OR; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • K203BT (88.5 FM; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K214CI (90.7 FM; EUGENE, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KRRM (94.7 FM; ROGUE RIVER, OR; Owner: SHIRLEY M. BELL)

TV broadcast stations around Glide:

  • K02AU (Channel 2; GLIDE, ETC., OR; Owner: SOUTH WEST OREGON TV BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • K68BG (Channel 68; GLIDE, ETC., OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • K11BX (Channel 11; SUTHERLIN, OR; Owner: KEZI, INC.)
  • K63FR (Channel 63; GLIDE, OR; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K49FV (Channel 49; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KPIC (Channel 4; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: SOUTH WEST OREGON TV BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 34m112ftTotal length
  • $1,000Total costs
  • 3,050Total average daily traffic
  • 305Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,325Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Glide)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Harness Mountain 13 Mi N (Lat: 43.524000 Lon: -123.096194), Call Sign: WNFN970
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.900 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/14/2011, Expiration Date: 02/25/2021
    Registrant: Silke Communications, 680 Tyler St, Eugene, OR 97402, Phone: (541) 687-1611, Fax: (541) 687-1613, Email:
  • 1577 Glide Loop Road (Lat: 43.308056 Lon: -123.088333), Call Sign: WPWD905
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.837 MHz, 451.887 MHz, 451.937 MHz, 451.987 MHz, 452.262 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/24/2002, Expiration Date: 10/24/2012, Cancellation Date: 12/29/2012, Certifier: Randy Eatherton
    Registrant: Day Wireless Systems, 4700 Se International Way, Milwaukie, OR 97222, Phone: (503) 659-1240, Fax: (503) 659-4723

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Glide)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Glide)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
Most common first names in Glide, OR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert1369.9 years
William1278.3 years
Mary1078.4 years
James972.9 years
Charles964.0 years
George869.6 years
John869.1 years
Ernest683.6 years
Ruth576.8 years
Fred572.4 years
Most common last names in Glide, OR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1179.6 years
Gibson476.0 years
Johnson473.5 years
Moore476.0 years
Riley471.7 years
Roberts481.0 years
Thomas475.2 years
Watson477.0 years
Anderson368.3 years
Davis366.9 years
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