Marshland, Oregon

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Population in July 2007: 462.
Males: 248  (53.8%)
Females: 214  (46.2%)
Median resident age:  41.6 years
Oregon median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 97016

Estimated median household income in 2016: $89,033 (it was $68,462 in 2000)
Marshland:

$89,033
OR:

$57,532

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $37,857 (it was $25,894 in 2000)

Marshland CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $237,478 (it was $140,600 in 2000)
Marshland:

$237,478
OR:

$287,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $280,778; Detached houses: $301,896; Townhouses or other attached units: $224,889; In 2-unit structures: $259,118; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $181,174; Mobile homes: $191,063; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $65,388
  • Races in Marshland, OR (2000)

    Marshland races chart
    • 38893.9%White alone
    • 112.7%Hispanic
    • 71.7%Two or more races
    • 61.5%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Black alone

Races in Marshland detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Marshland: 98.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 53 feet

Land area: 22.4 square miles.

Population density: 21 people per square mile   (very low).

Marshland, Oregon map

For population 25 years and over in Marshland:

  • High school or higher: 85.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Marshland CCD:

  • Never married: 7.4%
  • Now married: 71.7%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 21.0%

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

Marshland CCD:  0.5% ($769)
Oregon:  1.2% ($1,687)
Marshland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hillsboro, OR (44.6 miles , pop. 70,186).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (51.1 miles , pop. 529,121).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (871.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Clatskanie, OR (1.6 miles ), Cathlamet-Elochoman, WA (2.6 miles ), Westport, OR (2.6 miles ), East Cathlamet, WA (2.8 miles ), Puget Island, WA (2.8 miles ), Upper Elochoman, WA (2.9 miles) , Cathlamet, WA (3.0 miles ), Lower Elochoman, WA (3.0 miles) .

Latitude: 46.14 N, Longitude: 123.23 W

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.2%
Oregon:

5.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Paper (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (18%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Utilities (14%)
  • Transportation equipment (10%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (4%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Food and beverage stores (15%)
  • Paper (11%)
  • Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Engineers (20%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (10%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (12%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (11%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (11%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Registered nurses (10%)
  • Cashiers (8%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (7%)

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

Average climate in Marshland, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Marshland-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oregon state average. It is 175% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 84.4 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
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 72.8 miles away from Marshland center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 92.0 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 393.7 miles away from the city 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 325.4 miles away from Marshland center
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 351.8 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 Columbia County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Landslides: 5, Mudslides: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Snows: 2, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Marshland:

  • COLUMBIA VIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CATHLAMET, WA)
  • COLUMBIA VIEW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CATHLAMET, WA)
  • FMC LONGVIEW (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; LONGVIEW, WA)
  • PSA HEALTHCARE CERTIFIED (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; LONGVIEW, WA)
  • PEACHEALTH ST JOHN MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; LONGVIEW, WA)
  • PARK ROYAL HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; LONGVIEW, WA)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB CTR - BEACON HI (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; LONGVIEW, WA)

Amtrak station near Marshland:

  • 16 miles: KELSO-LONGVIEW (KELSO, 501 S 1ST AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Marshland:

  • Lower Columbia College (about 15 miles; Longview, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,595)
  • Centralia College (about 43 miles; Centralia, WA; FT enrollment: 2,354)
  • Pacific University (about 43 miles; Forest Grove, OR; FT enrollment: 2,967)
  • Clark College (about 45 miles; Vancouver, WA; FT enrollment: 9,330)
  • University of Portland (about 46 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,030)
  • Concordia University-Portland (about 49 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 3,996)
  • Portland State University (about 51 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 21,450)

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Notable locations in Marshland: Port Westward Generating Project (A), Cascade Grain Products Ethanol Production Facility (B), Beaver Power Plant (C), Port Westward (D), Beaver Generating Plant (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Kerry Slough (A), Swampy Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Tandy Creek (A), Beaver Creek (B), Beaver Slough (C), Clatskanie River (D), Eilertsen Creek (E), Graham Creek (F), McLean Slough (G), OK Creek (H), Olsen Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beach: Jones Beach (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Columbia 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 2004 was 21.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

21.9
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 17.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 9.28. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.28
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  67.7%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.0%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.8%
Whole state:

11.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

1.1%
Whole state:

5.0%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Oregon average:

11.5

Marshland travel time to work - commute Marshland mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Marshland CCD (based on Columbia County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,26947
Other2,83511
Catholic1,3774
Mainline Protestant1,3429
None39,528-
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: 9
Columbia County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Columbia County:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Columbia County:

3.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Here:

6.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Columbia County:

30.4%
Oregon:

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

19.7%
State:

14.2%

5.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,943 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.78%
Oregon average:

7.22%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Multnomah County, OR  1.24% ($34,977 average AGI)
from Washington County, OR  1.07% ($44,645)
from Clackamas County, OR  0.41% ($43,704)


6.17% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,787 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.17%
Oregon average:

6.82%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Washington County, OR  1.22% ($41,783 average AGI)
to Multnomah County, OR  0.98% ($34,188)
to Cowlitz County, WA  0.41% ($33,889)

Strongest AM radio stations in Marshland:

  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KBAM (1270 AM; 5 kW; LONGVIEW, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM LONGVIEW LICENSE, LLC)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOTK (1080 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KKAD (1550 AM; 50 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-WASHINGTON, INC)
  • KEX (1190 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKSN (1520 AM; 50 kW; OREGON CITY, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KAST (1370 AM; 10 kW; ASTORIA, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Marshland:

  • K216DH (91.1 FM; CATHLAMET, WA; Owner: TILLICUM FOUNDATION)
  • K273AI (102.5 FM; ARIEL, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KRQT (107.1 FM; CASTLE ROCK, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM LONGVIEW LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMNT (102.9 FM; CENTRALIA, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLYK (94.5 FM; KELSO, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM LONGVIEW LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJVH (89.5 FM; LONGVIEW, WA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KUKN (105.5 FM; LONGVIEW, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON INTERSTATE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWYQ (90.3 FM; LONGVIEW, WA; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KCBZ (94.9 FM; CANNON BEACH, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KXXO (96.1 FM; OLYMPIA, WA; Owner: 3 CITIES, INC.)
  • KFMY (97.7 FM; RAYMOND, WA; Owner: SOUTH SOUND BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K220HE (91.9 FM; CHEHALIS, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KMUN (91.9 FM; ASTORIA, OR; Owner: TILLICUM FOUNDATION)
  • KWYA (89.7 FM; ASTORIA, OR; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KITI-FM (95.1 FM; WINLOCK, WA; Owner: PREMIER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KRVO (105.9 FM; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KINK (101.9 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKCW (103.3 FM; BEAVERTON, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPDQ-FM (93.7 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OREGON, INC.)
  • KOPB-FM (91.5 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)

TV broadcast stations around Marshland:

  • K68DZ (Channel 68; LONGVIEW, WA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (73%)
  • Wood (17%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11%)

Marshland compared to Oregon state average:

  • Median household income above 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Marshland on our top lists:

  • #64 on the list of "Top 100 low-educated but high-earning cities"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"
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