For population 25 years and over in Madras:
For population 15 years and over in Madras city:
898 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,822 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bend, OR (40.7 miles , pop. 52,029).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (96.2 miles , pop. 529,121).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (743.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Metolius, OR (2.0 miles ), Culver, OR (2.9 miles ), Warm Springs, OR (3.4 miles ), Ashwood, OR (3.7 miles) , Terrebonne, OR (4.4 miles ), Grandview, OR (4.9 miles) , Redmond, OR (5.0 miles ), Powell Butte, OR (5.1 miles) .
Latitude: 44.63 N, Longitude: 121.13 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +854 (+13.7%)
Area code: 541
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Madras detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +2,010 (+65.5%).
Work and jobs in Madras: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Madras, Oregon
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Madras-area historical earthquake activity is below Oregon state average. It is 13% 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 76.0 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 55.8 miles away from Madras center
On 7/14/2008 at 18:45:55, a magnitude 4.2 (3.8 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.2 MD, Depth: 13.0 mi) earthquake occurred 35.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/30/2000 at 19:10:23, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MD) earthquake occurred 62.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/14/2007 at 21:57:56, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MW, 3.9 MD, Depth: 14.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 35.6 miles away from Madras center
On 3/22/1997 at 06:05:34, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MD, Depth: 0.8 mi) earthquake occurred 64.8 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 Jefferson County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Jacoby Ellsbury - Baseball player, Thomas Lowell Tucker - US Army soldier captured and killed in Iraq, George M. Campbell - Navy Navy Cross recipient.
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Airports and heliports located in Madras:
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Amtrak station:MADRAS (839 SW. US HWY. 97) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Madras and their reported violations in the past:DESCHUTES VALLEY WATER DIST (Population served: 12000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:MADRAS, CITY OF (Population served: 3435, Groundwater):
Past health violations:PGE PELTON PARK (Population served: 237, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Madras that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 21.0%
(18.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.7% for Black residents, 23.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.9% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 29.3% for other race residents, 48.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Madras compared to Oregon state average:
Banks with branches in Madras (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Madras, Oregon:
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Religion statistics for Madras city (based on Jefferson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 31.02%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
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Madras government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Madras government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
10.46% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,942 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.44% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,750 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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See more detailed statistics of Madras fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 10 meters (33ft)
Total average daily traffic: 21,350
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,791
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 30,758
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Madras)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 60 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Madras, OR)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Madras)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 34 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Madras)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 15 patent applications in 2008-2014.