Gold Hill, Oregon

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Population in 2017: 1,284 (90% urban, 10% rural).
Population change since 2000: +19.7%
 
Males: 653  (50.9%)
Females: 631  (49.1%)
Median resident age:

39.4 years
Oregon median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 97525.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $53,674 (it was $32,500 in 2000)
Gold Hill:

$53,674
OR:

$60,212

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,520 (it was $16,856 in 2000)

Gold Hill city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $188,106 (it was $95,800 in 2000)
Gold Hill:

$188,106
OR:

$319,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $329,800; detached houses: $380,448; townhouses or other attached units: $307,710; in 2-unit structures: $321,231; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $660,042; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $203,740; mobile homes: $101,967; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $10,931

Median gross rent in 2017: $926.

March 2019 cost of living index in Gold Hill: 96.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.6%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 18.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Gold Hill, OR (2017)
    • 1,23589.6%White alone
    • 513.7%Two or more races
    • 463.3%Hispanic
    • 241.7%Asian alone
    • 50.4%Black alone
    • 50.4%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Oregon and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Gold Hill, Oregon as of May 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Gold Hill is 668 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (16.0%), American (13.8%), English (8.4%), Irish (7.1%), European (5.0%), French (4.8%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 1086 feet

Land area: 0.70 square miles.

Population density: 1,847 people per square mile   (low).

Gold Hill, Oregon map

40 residents are foreign born (0.7% Europe, 0.5% Latin America, 0.4% Asia).

This city:

2.9%
Oregon:

9.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,957 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,502 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Medford, OR (12.1 miles , pop. 63,154).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (206.1 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (630.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Sams Valley, OR (2.0 miles ),
Foots Creek, OR (2.2 miles ),
Rogue River, OR (2.4 miles ),
Central Point, OR (2.9 miles ),
Wimer, OR (2.9 miles ),
Jacksonville, OR (3.1 miles ),
Northwest Jackson, OR (3.1 miles ),
White City, OR (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 42.43 N, Longitude: 123.05 W

Area code: 541

Distribution of median household income in Gold Hill, OR in 2017
Distribution of house value in Gold Hill, OR in 2017
Gold Hill satellite photo by USGS

Gold Hill tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.4%
Oregon:

4.6%
Population change in the 1990s: +140 (+15.0%).
Most common industries in Gold Hill, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.5%)
  • Construction (8.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.9%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.6%)
  • Wood products (6.5%)
  • Public administration (6.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.7%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.5%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (2.9%)
Most common occupations in Gold Hill, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.1%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (10.2%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (5.1%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.7%)
  • Cashiers (4.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.0%)

Average climate in Gold Hill, Oregon

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Gold Hill, Oregon environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2017 was 108. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

108
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2004 was 1.02. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.02
U.S.:

0.27
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 12.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.7
U.S.:

8.5

Earthquake activity:

Gold Hill-area historical earthquake activity is above Oregon state average. It is 451% 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 176.3 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 111.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 306.7 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
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 153.4 miles away from Gold Hill center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
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 138.3 miles away from Gold Hill 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 173.3 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 Jackson County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Floods: 4, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gold Hill topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Gold Hill:

  • CENTRAL POINT CARE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CENTRAL POINT, OR)
  • SIGNATURE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; CENTRAL POINT, OR)
  • PROVIDENCE HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; MEDFORD, OR)
  • PROVIDENCE MEDFORD HOSPICE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; MEDFORD, OR)
  • MEDFORD REHAB AND HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MEDFORD, OR)
  • VILLA ROYAL HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MEDFORD, OR)
  • PROVIDENCE MEDFORD MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; MEDFORD, OR)

Amtrak stations near Gold Hill:

  • 12 miles: MEDFORD (212 N. BARTLETTE ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 13 miles: GRANTS PASS (460 NE AGNESS AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gold Hill:

  • Rogue Community College (about 18 miles; Grants Pass, OR; Full-time enrollment: 3,600)
  • Southern Oregon University (about 26 miles; Ashland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • Oregon Institute of Technology (about 67 miles; Klamath Falls, OR; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • Lane Community College (about 110 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 6,373)
  • University of Oregon (about 112 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 23,329)
  • Humboldt State University (about 121 miles; Arcata, CA; FT enrollment: 7,353)
  • Shasta College (about 131 miles; Redding, CA; FT enrollment: 5,645)

Public elementary/middle schools in Gold Hill:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Gold Hill: Gold Hill Chavner Water Treatment Plant (A), Gold Hill Historical Society Museum (B), Gold Hill City Hall (C), Gold Hill Library (D), Gold Hill Municipal Court (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Gold Hill: Gold Hill Regional Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Gold Hill Historical Society (Museums; 504 1st Street).

Hotel: Lazy Acres Motel & RV Park (1550 2nd Avenue).

Jackson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

GOLD HILL, CITY OF (Population served: 1,115, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: TTHM
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In SEP-2013. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In SEP-2013. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2013)
  • 5 other older monitoring violations
OPRD VALLEY OF THE ROGUE (Population served: 148, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
CYPRESS GROVE RV PARK (Population served: 72, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (NOV-27-2013), St Public Notif requested (DEC-18-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-28-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-03-2012)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
OPRD TUB SPRINGS STATE WAYSIDE (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
RUNNING SALMON RV PARK (Population served: 28, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-19-2009), St Compliance achieved (DEC-04-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between JAN-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: COLIPHAGE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-04-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-23-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-28-2009), St Compliance achieved (DEC-04-2009)
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Oregon:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

66.0%
Whole state:

63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.8%
Whole state:

8.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Banks with branches in Gold Hill (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Gold Hill Branch at 612 Second Avenue, branch established on 1968/09/10. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.

For population 15 years and over in Gold Hill:

Marital status in Gold Hill, OR
  • Never married: 27.7%
  • Now married: 44.9%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 21.9%

For population 25 years and over in Gold Hill:

  • High school or higher: 90.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Oregon average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Gold Hill, OR (based on Jackson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant25,890122
Catholic16,5656
Other10,05744
Mainline Protestant5,25223
Orthodox1002
None145,342-
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: 33
This county:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 45
Here:

2.26 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
This county:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 199
This county:

10.00 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

9.93 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Jackson County:

7.9%
State:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

23.2%
Oregon:

25.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Jackson County:

11.1%
Oregon:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.1%
Oregon:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.7%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Gold Hill:

28.8
Oregon:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.0%
Oregon:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Gold Hill:

9.9%
Oregon:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Oregon:

6.8

Overweight people:
Gold Hill:

35.5%
Oregon:

33.1%

General health condition:
Gold Hill:

54.5%
Oregon:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.3%
Oregon:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gold Hill, 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
Sewerage 2$5,503$33,0180$0
Water Supply 2$9,013$54,0780$0
Other Government Administration 1$1,906$22,8720$0
Financial Administration 1$4,500$54,0000$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 6$20,922$41,8440$0

Gold Hill government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $132,000 ($102.80)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $304,000 ($236.76)
    Sewerage: $295,000 ($229.75)
    Central Staff Services: $212,000 ($165.11)
    Regular Highways: $129,000 ($100.47)
    Parks and Recreation: $72,000 ($56.07)
    General Public Buildings: $10,000 ($7.79)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($1.56)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $10,000 ($7.79)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($7.79)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $322,000 ($250.78)

Gold Hill government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $295,000 ($229.75)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($3.89)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $104,000 ($81.00)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $9,000 ($7.01)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($3.12)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($0.78)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $304,000 ($236.76)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,040,000 ($809.97)
  • Tax - Property: $113,000 ($88.01)
    Public Utilities Sales: $82,000 ($63.86)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $8,000 ($6.23)

Gold Hill government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,030,000 ($802.18)

6.53% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,960 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.53%
Oregon average:

8.52%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($209 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.04%
Oregon average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Josephine County, OR  0.56% ($42,584 average AGI)
from Multnomah County, OR  0.22% ($42,478)
from Lane County, OR  0.21% ($34,214)


5.22% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,590 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.22%
Oregon average:

7.23%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($145 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.03%
Oregon average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Josephine County, OR  0.60% ($35,002 average AGI)
to Multnomah County, OR  0.32% ($39,697)
to Lane County, OR  0.26% ($34,033)

Businesses in Gold Hill, OR

  • UPS: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Gold Hill:

  • KAPL (1300 AM; 20 kW; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: APPLEGATE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KRTA (610 AM; 5 kW; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: OPUS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KAJO (1270 AM; 10 kW; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAGI (930 AM; 5 kW; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: SOUTHERN OREGON STATE COLLEGE)
  • KTMT (580 AM; 10 kW; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KGRV (700 AM; 25 kW; WINSTON, OR; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KMED (1440 AM; 5 kW; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLVB (730 AM; 1 kW; MEDFORD, OR)
  • KCMX (880 AM; 1 kW; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KDUN (1030 AM; 50 kW; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSJK (1230 AM; 1 kW; TALENT, OR; Owner: ST. OF OR. ACT & ST. BD. OF HGR ED.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gold Hill:

  • KRWQ (100.3 FM; GOLD HILL, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBOY-FM (95.7 FM; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KLDZ (103.5 FM; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K296BS (107.1 FM; MEDFORD, ETC., OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KRRM (94.7 FM; ROGUE RIVER, OR; Owner: SHIRLEY M. BELL)
  • K290AF (105.9 FM; ROGUE RIVER, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K266AC (101.1 FM; ROGUE RIVER, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCMX-FM (101.9 FM; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K259AE (99.7 FM; WOLF CREEK, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KROG (96.9 FM; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: OPUS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KLDR (98.3 FM; HARBECK-FRUITDALE, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KSOR (90.1 FM; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON STATE BOARD OF HIGHER EDUC.)
  • K222AF (92.3 FM; AZALEA, OR; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K254AD (98.7 FM; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KZZE (106.3 FM; EAGLE POINT, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K241AG (96.1 FM; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K284AF (104.7 FM; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K257BP (99.3 FM; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K217BZ (91.3 FM; GRANTS PASS, ETC., OR; Owner: SOUTHERN OREGON UNIVERSITY)
  • KAKT (105.1 FM; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Gold Hill:

  • K57EK (Channel 57; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KBLN (Channel 30; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: BETTER LIFE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K46CH (Channel 46; GOLD HILL, OR; Owner: SODA MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K04JZ (Channel 4; GOLD HILL, OR; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF OREGON, INC.)
  • K55DQ (Channel 55; GOLD HILL, ETC., OR; Owner: SOUTHERN OREGON PUBLIC TELEVISION)
  • KOBI (Channel 5; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K02FT (Channel 2; GOLD HILL, OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K47GI (Channel 47; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: BETTER LIFE TELEVISION)
  • K50FW (Channel 50; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K17EZ (Channel 17; ROGUE RIVER, OR; Owner: BETTER LIFE TELEVISION)
  • K03BZ (Channel 3; ROGUE RIVER, OR; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF OREGON, INC.)
  • K02IC (Channel 2; JACKSONVILLE, OR; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF OREGON, INC.)
  • K54DM (Channel 54; GRANTS PASS, ETC., OR; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF OREGON, INC.)
  • K23EX (Channel 23; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: BETTER LIFE TELEVISION)
  • K28GG (Channel 28; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: WATCHTV, INC.)

Gold Hill fatal accident list:

Jul 13, 2016 03:40 PM, Sr-99 (Odot 271), Beeman St, Lat: 42.431761, Lon: -123.045897, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 7, 2011 12:55 AM, I-5, Lat: 42.426058, Lon: -123.042819, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 19, 2003 03:39 PM, Lampman Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 21Number of bridges
  • 213ft / 64.7mTotal length
  • $9,548,000Total costs
  • 352,987Total average daily traffic
  • 62,287Total average daily truck traffic
  • 188,546Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Gold Hill, OR - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 71950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 32000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Gold Hill, OR

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gold Hill)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • City Hall 420 6th Ave (Lat: 42.434000 Lon: -123.049222), Call Sign: KNFR829, Licensee ID: L00080601,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.985 MHz, Grant Date: 03/17/1997, Expiration Date: 05/21/2002, Cancellation Date: 09/22/2002, Registrant: City Of Gold Hill, Gold Hill, OR 97525
  • Nugget Butte 1mi North Of (Lat: 42.447889 Lon: -123.056722), Call Sign: WQN751,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.490 MHz, Grant Date: 05/27/2015, Expiration Date: 08/20/2025, Registrant: Josephine County Communications, 500 Nw 6th Street, Dept 7, Grants Pass, OR 97526, Phone: (541) 474-5230, Fax: (541) 474-5324, Email:
  • 299 Access Rd (Lat: 42.432889 Lon: -123.048944), Type: Building, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 20 m, Call Sign: WNYY756,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.130 MHz, 154.280 MHz, 154.310 MHz, Grant Date: 09/26/2014, Expiration Date: 10/29/2024, Certifier: Roger Adams, Registrant: Jackson County Fire District No 3, 8333 Agate Rd, White City, OR 97503, Phone: (541) 826-7100, Fax: (541) 826-4566, Email:
  • Lat: 42.433583 Lon: -123.048333, Call Sign: WPYY431,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.985 MHz, Grant Date: 12/01/2003, Expiration Date: 12/01/2013, Cancellation Date: 02/01/2014, Certifier: Royal Gasso, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Email:
  • INTAKE PUMP STATION, .8 Km North Of 14745 Hwy. 234 (Lat: 42.446444 Lon: -123.043250), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WQEE791,
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.425 MHz, 453.425 MHz, Grant Date: 01/10/2006, Expiration Date: 01/10/2016, Cancellation Date: 03/12/2016, Certifier: Royal Gasso, Registrant: Reg4 Fcca, 1104 1st Street, Steilacoom, WA 98388, Phone: (253) 831-3017, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gold Hill)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Gold Hill)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

35 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$133,040
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0028.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Gold Hill, OR
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Gold Hill, OR - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 28. The highest number of reported fires - 54 took place in 2003, and the least - 4 in 2017. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Gold Hill, OR When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (52.2%), and Structure Fires (28.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Gold Hill, OR
    • 24652.2%Outside Fires
    • 13528.7%Structure Fires
    • 8818.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 20.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gold Hill, OR
Most common first names in Gold Hill, OR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William4376.6 years
John3874.7 years
George3475.8 years
Robert2675.0 years
James2570.5 years
Mary2380.2 years
Charles1876.2 years
Helen1778.3 years
Arthur1573.1 years
Richard1470.6 years
Most common last names in Gold Hill, OR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1880.6 years
Johnson1376.0 years
Davis1074.2 years
Williams976.8 years
Jones976.0 years
Martin981.0 years
Brown968.8 years
White877.4 years
Wright874.9 years
Thompson885.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Gold Hill, OR
  • 43.7%Utility gas
  • 41.9%Electricity
  • 12.0%Wood
  • 1.6%Other fuel
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Gold Hill, OR
  • 44.8%Electricity
  • 42.5%Utility gas
  • 8.2%Wood
  • 2.2%Other fuel
  • 2.2%No fuel used


Gold Hill compared to Oregon 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
There are 15 pilots and 16 other airmen in this city.
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  • Gilbert Alan Hice (1)
  • Thomas Joseph Hice (1)
  • Jerry Lichvar (1)
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Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2020.