Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hillsboro, OR (39.3 miles , pop. 70,186).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (51.3 miles , pop. 529,121).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (861.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Knappa-Brownsmead, OR (4.2 miles) , Vernonia, OR (4.2 miles ), Seaside, OR (4.3 miles ), Westport, OR (4.3 miles ), Cannon Beach, OR (4.4 miles ), Gearhart, OR (4.4 miles ), Nehalem, OR (4.5 miles ), Wheeler, OR (4.6 miles ).
Latitude: 45.89 N, Longitude: 123.56 W
Area code: 503
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Jewell: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Jewell, Oregon
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Jewell-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oregon state average. It is 104% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 95.1 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 7/3/1999 at 01:43:54, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.3 ME, Depth: 25.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 82.2 miles away from Jewell center
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) earthquake occurred 75.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/14/1981 at 06:09:27, a magnitude 5.5 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 81.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/2001 at 13:19:11, a magnitude 5.0 (4.8 MB, 5.0 MD, Depth: 25.3 mi) earthquake occurred 88.2 miles away from Jewell 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 92.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Clatsop County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Landslides: 5, Mudslides: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jewell:
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Jewell compared to Oregon state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2000 Presidential Elections Results
2004 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
2012 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Jewell CCD (based on Clatsop County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 23.71%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 15
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 104
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.71% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,037 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($181 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.09% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,212 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:
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FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1