For population 25 years and over in Island City:
For population 15 years and over in Island City city:
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,538 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kennewick, WA (80.4 miles , pop. 54,693).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (223.3 miles , pop. 529,121).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (778.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: La Grande, OR (1.5 miles ), Imbler, OR (3.1 miles ), Summerville, OR (3.3 miles) , Cove, OR (3.4 miles ), Union, OR (3.5 miles ), Elgin, OR (4.1 miles ), Starkey, OR (4.4 miles) , North Powder, OR (4.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 45.34 N, Longitude: 118.05 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 541
Population change in the 1990s: +119 (+14.9%).
Work and jobs in Island City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Island City, Oregon
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Island City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oregon state average. It is 60% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/28/1991 at 01:08:58, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.0 ML, 4.3 MD, Depth: 5.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 46.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/14/1992 at 20:01:51, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 ML, 4.1 MD, Depth: 7.2 mi) earthquake occurred 47.0 miles away from Island City center
On 10/27/1994 at 03:35:53, a magnitude 4.0 (3.6 ML, 4.0 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 62.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/7/1992 at 17:23:17, a magnitude 3.9 (3.7 ML, 3.9 MD, Depth: 0.4 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 82.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/22/1997 at 06:05:34, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MD, Depth: 0.8 mi) earthquake occurred 98.9 miles away from Island City center
On 6/28/1998 at 07:35:32, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MD, 3.6 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 99.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Union County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Island City:
Amtrak station near Island City:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Island City:
Public high schools in Island City:
See full list of schools located in Island City, School District: LA GRANDE SCHOOL DISTRICT 001
Public elementary/middle school in Island City:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.68. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Island City and their reported violations in the past:ISLAND CITY (Population served: 920, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 20.7%
(21.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
People in group quarters in Island City in 2010:
Island City compared to Oregon state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Island City city (based on Union County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.62%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Island City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Island City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Island City government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):
Island City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.16% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,959 average adjusted gross income)
0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($159 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.20% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,107 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Island City:
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TV broadcast stations around Island City:
Island City fatal accident list:
Oct 23, 1989 05:35 PM, Hunterroad, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 6 meters (20ft)
Total average daily traffic: 5,500
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,155
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 6,800