Keno, Oregon

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Population in July 2007: 3,423.
Males: 1,711  (50.0%)
Females: 1,712  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  41.6 years
Oregon median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 97601

Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,014 (it was $37,632 in 2000)
Keno:

$44,014
OR:

$50,251

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,218 (it was $18,328 in 2000)

Keno CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $164,815 (it was $99,300 in 2000)
Keno:

$164,815
OR:

$229,700
  • Races in Keno, OR (2000)

    Keno races chart
    • 2,95790.0%White alone
    • 1143.5%American Indian alone
    • 1063.2%Hispanic
    • 722.2%Two or more races
    • 220.7%Asian alone
    • 60.2%Black alone
    • 60.2%Other race alone
    • 30.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Keno: 92.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 4094 feet

Land area: 958.6 square miles.

Population density: 3.6 people per square mile   (very low).

Keno, Oregon map

For population 25 years and over in Keno:

  • High school or higher: 85.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Keno CCD:

  • Never married: 15.1%
  • Now married: 71.8%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 3.1%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Keno CCD:  0.9% ($862)
Oregon:  1.2% ($1,687)
Keno satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Medford, OR (38.4 miles , pop. 63,154).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (213.9 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (604.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Klamath Falls, OR (4.3 miles ), Chiloquin, OR (4.6 miles ), Altamont, OR (4.6 miles ), Southeast Jackson, OR (4.7 miles ), Dorris, CA (5.2 miles ), Butte Falls, OR (5.3 miles ), Poe Valley, OR (5.4 miles ), Butte Falls-Prospect, OR (5.5 miles ).

Latitude: 42.33 N, Longitude: 122.11 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 541

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

8.8%
Oregon:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Wood products (14%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Health care (21%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Data processing, libraries, and other information services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)

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

Average climate in Keno, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Keno-area historical earthquake activity is above Oregon state average. It is 466% 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 210.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 302.9 miles away from Keno center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
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 140.9 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 170.3 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 270.4 miles away from Keno 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 182.9 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 Klamath County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Amtrak station near Keno:

  • 19 miles: KLAMATH FALLS (1600 OAK AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Keno:

  • Oregon Institute of Technology (about 18 miles; Klamath Falls, OR; Full-time enrollment: 2,900)
  • Southern Oregon University (about 32 miles; Ashland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • Rogue Community College (about 66 miles; Grants Pass, OR; FT enrollment: 3,600)
  • Shasta College (about 119 miles; Redding, CA; FT enrollment: 5,645)
  • Lane Community College (about 126 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 6,373)
  • Central Oregon Community College (about 127 miles; Bend, OR; FT enrollment: 5,217)
  • University of Oregon (about 129 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 23,329)

Public elementary/middle school in Keno:

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Notable locations in Keno: King Spruce Camp (A), King Cole (B), Rainbow Bay Boat Launch (C), Aspen Point Campground Boat Ramp (D), Sevenmile Marsh Campground (E), Sunset Camp (F), Cold Springs Campground (G), Harriman Lodge (H), Sevenmile Marsh Trailhead (I), Great Meadows Recreation Site (J), Lake of the Woods Resort (K), Pelican Fire Guard Station (L), Cold Springs Recreation Site (M), Crystal Springs Recreation Site (N), Crystal Spring Trailhead (O), Malone Springs Recreation Site (P), Sunset Recreation Site (Q), Annie Creek Sno-Park (R), South Entrance Crater Lake National Park (S), Surveyor Mountain Recreation Site (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Way Cemetery (1), Spencer Cemetery (2), Worden Cemetery (3), Keno Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Lake Francis (A), Freye Lake (B), Frog Lake (C), White Pine Lake (D), Lake Gladys (E), Grass Lake (F), Mystic Lake (G), Lake Harriette (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Fourmile Slough (A), Horse Creek (B), South Creek (C), Bridge Creek (D), Camp Creek (E), Honeymoon Creek (F), Annie Creek Slough (G), Nannie Creek (H), Hayden Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Keno include: Eagle Ridge County Park (1), Upper Klamath National Wildlife Refuge (2), Klamath River Recreation Site (3), Bear Valley National Wildlife Refuge (4), Crystal Creek County Park (5), Topsy Recreation Site (6), Denny Creek Historic Monument (7), Howard Bay Park (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Klamath County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 50.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

50.5
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 18.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.2
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.1
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  71.3%
Whole state:  63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.9%
Whole state:  8.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

12.4%
Whole state:

11.6%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

2.4%
Whole state:

5.0%

Keno compared to Oregon state average:

  • Median house value significantly below 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Oregon average:

11.5

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (34%)
  • Utility gas (25%)
  • Wood (21%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Keno CCD (based on Klamath County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,94563
Catholic4,4607
Other3,67714
Mainline Protestant2,21814
Black Protestant301
None48,050-
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: 16
Klamath County:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Klamath County:

1.81 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Klamath County:

2.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 59
Here:

8.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.93 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.3%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Klamath County:

25.0%
Oregon:

25.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.0%
State:

14.2%

5.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,397 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.92%
Oregon average:

7.22%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($283 average AGI)
Klamath County:

0.04%
Oregon average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jackson County, OR  0.41% ($25,044 average AGI)
from Siskiyou County, CA  0.24% ($27,833)
from Lane County, OR  0.24% ($22,302)


5.97% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,916 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
Oregon average:

6.82%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($383 average AGI)
Klamath County:

0.06%
Oregon average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jackson County, OR  0.49% ($32,360 average AGI)
to Deschutes County, OR  0.33% ($39,187)
to Lane County, OR  0.27% ($30,541)

Strongest AM radio stations in Keno:

  • KTMT (580 AM; 10 kW; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KAGO (1150 AM; 5 kW; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KAPL (1300 AM; 20 kW; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: APPLEGATE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KKJX (960 AM; 5 kW; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KRTA (610 AM; 5 kW; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: OPUS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KGRV (700 AM; 25 kW; WINSTON, OR; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMED (1440 AM; 5 kW; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDUN (1030 AM; 50 kW; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KAJO (1270 AM; 10 kW; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KFLS (1450 AM; 1 kW; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: WYNNE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Keno:

  • KKRB (106.9 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: WYNNE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KFEG (104.7 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: COVE ROAD PUBLISHING LLC)
  • KKLJ (88.9 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KLAD-FM (92.5 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KRAT (97.7 FM; ALTAMONT, OR; Owner: GEORGE J. WADE)
  • KAKT (105.1 FM; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KTMT-FM (93.7 FM; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KSKF (90.9 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: ST OF OREGON ACT BY ST BOARD OF HIGH ED)
  • K210BY (89.9 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • KLMF (88.5 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: THE STATE BOARD OF HIGHER EDUCATION)
  • KFLS-FM (96.5 FM; TULELAKE, CA; Owner: WYNNE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KAGO-FM (99.5 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KLDZ (103.5 FM; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KYSF (102.9 FM; BONANZA, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • K254AD (98.7 FM; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KZZE (106.3 FM; EAGLE POINT, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIFS (107.5 FM; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTEC (89.5 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: STATE BOARD OF HIGHER EDUCATION)
  • K235AG (94.9 FM; DORRIS, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K216DR (91.1 FM; CENTRAL POINT, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2
  • Chase Mountain Site Top Of Chase Mountain 4 Mi Sw Of Keno (Lat: 42.094583 Lon: -121.994722), Call Sign: KNKN267, Licensee ID: L00127162
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 845.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/02/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020
    Registrant: California Rural Service Area #1, Inc.
  • On Top Of Chase Mountain (Lat: 42.094583 Lon: -121.993611), Type: Mast, Structure height: 33.5 m, Overall height: 34.1 m, Call Sign: KNKQ393
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/16/2003, Expiration Date: 10/01/2013, Certifier: Richard Ekstrand
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • NORMAN B MC LACHKAN, Hamaker Mt. Near (Lat: 42.077361 Lon: -121.971944), Type: 14.6, Overall height: 12.2 m
    Registrant: 5039862897, James.P.Walz@odot.State.Or.Us, 455 AIRPORT RD., S.E., BLDG. C
  • Robert Leedham, Hamaker Mtn (Lat: 42.068333 Lon: -121.967111), Type: 54.8, Overall height: 48.7 m
    Registrant: 9135514568, Jerry.Elmore@bnsf.Com, 4515 KANSAS AVENUE
  • Robert Leedham, Hamaker Mtn (Lat: 42.068333 Lon: -121.967111), Type: 54.8, Overall height: 48.7 m
    Registrant: 9135514700, , 4515 KANSAS AVENUE
  • Kevin Hippner, 15000 Hamaker Mtn Rd (Lat: 42.095028 Lon: -121.994000), Type: 48.8, Overall height: 45.7 m
    Registrant: 2028625989, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE., NW, SUITE 1
  • Kevin Hippner, 15000 Hamaker Mtn Rd (Lat: 42.095028 Lon: -121.994000), Type: 48.8, Overall height: 45.7 m
    Registrant: 2028625989, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE., NW, SUITE 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Haymaker Mtn 2.5 Mi Sw (Lat: 42.083472 Lon: -121.959167), Call Sign: KML448, Licensee ID: L00002096
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.100 MHz, 154.100 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/15/1999, Expiration Date: 11/30/2004, Cancellation Date: 12/18/2002
    Registrant: County Of Siskiyou, 305 Butte St, Yreka, CA 96097, Phone: (916) 842-8250
  • Hamaker Mountain 2 1/2 Mi Sw (Lat: 42.083472 Lon: -121.859167), Call Sign: KAP724
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.310 MHz, 155.310 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/30/2004, Expiration Date: 11/30/2014, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2011
    Registrant: County Of Siskiyou, 305 Butte St, Yreka, CA 96097, Phone: (530) 842-8281, Fax: (530) 842-8288
  • Haymaker Mountain 4.2 Mi Sw (Lat: 42.070972 Lon: -121.973889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 21 m, Call Sign: KTC271, Licensee ID: L00008317
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.300 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/22/1996, Expiration Date: 10/22/2001, Cancellation Date: 01/23/2001, Certifier: William A Honey
    Registrant: Qwest Corporation, 700 W Mineral Ave Rm Co G1.24, Littleton, CO 80120, Phone: (303) 707-8706, Fax: (303) 707-9775

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7 (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:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-151 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 80 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 44318 , Serial Number: 28-7415621, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 07/16/1974
    Registrant (Co-Owned): John R Jr Longley, Po Box 47, Keno, OR 97627, Other Owners: Theresa E Longley

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
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