For population 25 years and over in Halsey:
For population 15 years and over in Halsey city:
38 residents are foreign born (5.1% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,421 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eugene, OR (22.6 miles , pop. 137,893).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (74.1 miles , pop. 224,220).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (755.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Brownsville, OR (2.5 miles ), Harrisburg, OR (2.9 miles ), Monroe, OR (3.2 miles ), Southeast Benton, OR (3.3 miles ), Tangent, OR (3.4 miles ), Junction City, OR (3.5 miles ), South Lebanon, OR (3.7 miles ), Sodaville, OR (3.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.38 N, Longitude: 123.11 W
Area code: 541
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +32 (+4.6%).
Work and jobs in Halsey: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Halsey, Oregon
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Halsey-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oregon state average. It is 61% 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 54.3 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 68.3 miles away from Halsey 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 61.8 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 95.9 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 88.5 miles away from Halsey 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 49.9 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 Linn County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Airports located in Halsey:
Amtrak stations near Halsey:
Local government website: WWW.CITYOFHALSEY.COM
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Halsey:
Public high school in Halsey:
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Private elementary/middle school in Halsey:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.98. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.429. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 0.00262. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Halsey and their reported violations in the past:HALSEY, CITY OF (Population served: 750, Groundwater):
Past health violations:PIONEER VILLA (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 20.8%
(19.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% 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)
Halsey compared to Oregon state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Halsey (based on Linn County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 31.41%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 18
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 34
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Number of full-service restaurants: 61
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Halsey government finances in 2002:
8.73% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,237 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($346 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.14% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,330 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($165 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Halsey fatal accident list:
Apr 1, 1988 11:55 AM, 0058, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 10, 1979 08:50 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 1, 1978 10:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Halsey)
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Halsey)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Businesses in Halsey, OR