For population 25 years and over in Mitchell:
For population 15 years and over in Mitchell city:
4 residents are foreign born (3.1% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $567 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bend, OR (67.2 miles , pop. 52,029).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (138.3 miles , pop. 529,121).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (731.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Spray, OR (5.0 miles) , Fossil, OR (5.5 miles ), Ochoco, OR (5.6 miles) , Dayville, OR (5.6 miles) , Ashwood, OR (5.9 miles) , Crooked River, OR (6.0 miles) , Antelope, OR (6.1 miles) , Lonerock, OR (6.2 miles) .
Latitude: 44.57 N, Longitude: 120.15 W
Area code: 541
Mitchell tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: +5 (+3.0%).
Average climate in Mitchell, Oregon
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Mitchell-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oregon state average. It is 44% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 91.9 miles away from the city 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 55.0 miles away from Mitchell center
On 1/30/2000 at 19:10:23, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MD) earthquake occurred 43.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1999 at 08:06:16, a magnitude 4.3 (4.0 MB, 4.3 ML, 3.8 MD, Depth: 14.9 mi) earthquake occurred 97.2 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 43.3 miles away from Mitchell center
On 6/14/2007 at 21:57:56, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MW, 3.9 MD, Depth: 14.2 mi) earthquake occurred 54.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Wheeler County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Airports located in Mitchell:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mitchell:
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Public high school in Mitchell:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Mitchell and their reported violations in the past:MITCHELL CITY WATER (Population served: 165, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.0%
(16.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Mitchell compared to Oregon state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Mitchell city (based on Wheeler County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 27.80%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
9.93% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,442 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
8.67% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,973 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Strongest AM radio stations in Mitchell:
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TV broadcast stations around Mitchell:
Mitchell fatal accident list:
Jul 16, 1980 08:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 8 meters (26ft)
Total costs: $1,193,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,880
Total average daily truck traffic: 448
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 2,013
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1