Neskowin, Oregon

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Population in 2010: 134. Population change since 2000: -20.7%
Males: 45  (34.1%)
Females: 89  (65.9%)
Median resident age:  60.0 years
Oregon median age:  36.8 years

Zip code: 97149

Estimated median household income in 2012: $31,997 (it was $42,000 in 2000)
Neskowin:

$31,997
OR:

$49,161
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $30,248 (it was $26,576 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $458,536 (it was $270,300 in 2000)
Neskowin:

$458,536
OR:

$223,900
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $357,877; Detached houses: $357,877
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  • White alone - 127 (94.8%)
  • Hispanic - 3 (2.2%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (1.5%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.7%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (0.7%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Neskowin: 97.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (38.1%), French (23.0%), English (16.7%), Scottish (15.1%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 4 feet

Land area: 1.44 square miles.

Population density: 93 people per square mile   (very low).

Neskowin, Oregon map

For population 25 years and over in Neskowin:

  • High school or higher: 102.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 66.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 27.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Neskowin CDP:

  • Never married: 1.1%
  • Now married: 24.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 33.3%
  • Divorced: 41.2%

11 residents are foreign born (6.5% Europe).

This place:  6.5%
Oregon:  9.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $6,136
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,908 (0.5%)

Neskowin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Salem, OR (48.0 miles , pop. 136,924).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (69.2 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (818.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Pacific City, OR (2.6 miles ), Rose Lodge, OR (2.8 miles ), Cloverdale, OR (2.8 miles ), De Lake, OR (3.0 miles ), Lincoln City, OR (3.1 miles ), Hebo, OR (3.2 miles ), Beaver, OR (3.7 miles) , Lincoln Beach, OR (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 45.11 N, Longitude: 123.98 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 503

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

5.9%
Oregon:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)

Average climate in Neskowin, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Neskowin-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oregon state average. It is 184% 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 164.3 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 315.0 miles away from Neskowin center
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 152.7 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
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 245.9 miles away from the city 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 276.9 miles away from Neskowin center
On 7/13/1991 at 02:50:14, a magnitude 6.9 (6.2 MB, 6.9 MS, 6.8 MW, 6.7 ML, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 219.7 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 Tillamook County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 9, Landslides: 5, Mudslides: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Snows: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Neskowin:

  • OREGON HEALTH CARE CENTER-EVERGREEN (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LINCOLN CITY, OR)
  • NORTH LINCOLN HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; LINCOLN CITY, OR)
  • SAMARITAN NORTH LINCOLN HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; LINCOLN CITY, OR)
  • LINCOLN CITY REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LINCOLN CITY, OR)
  • COAST HOME NURSING (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; LINCOLN CITY, OR)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Neskowin:

  • Western Oregon University (about 41 miles; Monmouth, OR; Full-time enrollment: 5,131)
  • Willamette University (about 48 miles; Salem, OR; FT enrollment: 2,551)
  • Chemeketa Community College (about 50 miles; Salem, OR; FT enrollment: 10,746)
  • Oregon State University (about 52 miles; Corvallis, OR; FT enrollment: 23,206)
  • George Fox University (about 52 miles; Newberg, OR; FT enrollment: 2,954)
  • Pacific University (about 52 miles; Forest Grove, OR; FT enrollment: 2,967)
  • Linn-Benton Community College (about 56 miles; Albany, OR; FT enrollment: 4,511)

Private elementary/middle school in Neskowin:

  • NESKOWIN VALLEY SCHOOL (Students: 52; Location: 10005 SLAB CREEK RD; Grades: PK - 8)

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Notable locations in Neskowin: Neskowin Marsh Golf Course (A), Nestucca Rural Fire Protection District Station 84 Neskowin (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Lake Neskowin (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Kiwanda Creek (A), Hawk Creek (B), Butte Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Neskowin: Neskowin Beach State Recreation Site (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Hotels: Breakers (48060 Breakers Boulevard), Pacific Sands Condominium Motel (48250 Breakers Boulevard).

Tillamook County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Neskowin and their reported violations in the past:

NESKOWIN REG WATER DIST (Population served: 300, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2012. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2012)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2012. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2012)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2012. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2012)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUL-2011. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2011)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUL-2011. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2011)
  • 4 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 1.1%
Average household size:
This place:  1.9 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

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

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.6%
Whole state:  8.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Neskowin compared to Oregon state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value 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 significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (60%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (17%)
  • Wood (16%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Neskowin CDP (based on Tillamook County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 25.96%
Here: 26.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of Christ
Adherents21.8%12.2%10.3%9.3%8.7%
Congregations8.3%5.6%5.6%8.3%5.6%
NameChurch of the NazareneEpiscopal ChurchAssemblies of GodFriends (Quakers)Other
Adherents7.6%6.8%6.2%3.2%14.1%
Congregations5.6%5.6%8.3%5.6%41.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 11
Tillamook County:

4.41 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

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

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.81 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Tillamook County:

4.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 50
Here:

20.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.5%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Tillamook County:

26.1%
Oregon:

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

21.0%
State:

14.2%

6.53% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,641 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.53%
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  0.78% ($41,069 average AGI)
from Washington County, OR  0.63% ($46,672)
from Clackamas County, OR  0.33% ($26,633)


5.81% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,533 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.81%
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 Multnomah County, OR  0.59% ($29,648 average AGI)
to Washington County, OR  0.57% ($41,231)
to Clackamas County, OR  0.38% ($45,800)

Strongest AM radio stations in Neskowin:

  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBCH (1400 AM; 1 kW; LINCOLN CITY, OR; Owner: PACIFIC WEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KEX (1190 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.)
  • KKSN (1520 AM; 50 kW; OREGON CITY, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KDUN (1030 AM; 50 kW; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KMBD (1590 AM; 5 kW; TILLAMOOK, OR; Owner: OREGON EAGLE, INC.)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAD (1550 AM; 50 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-WASHINGTON, INC)
  • KWIP (880 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, OR; Owner: JUPITER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KSLM (1390 AM; 10 kW; SALEM, OR)

Strongest FM radio stations in Neskowin:

  • K228DT (93.5 FM; HAPPY HOLLOW, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KSND (95.1 FM; LINCOLN CITY, OR; Owner: RADIO BEAM, LLC)
  • KTIL-FM (94.1 FM; TILLAMOOK, OR; Owner: OREGON EAGLE, INC.)
  • KDEP (105.5 FM; DEPOE BAY, OR; Owner: ALEXANDRA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K207BO (89.3 FM; NEWPORT, OR; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KYTE (102.7 FM; NEWPORT, OR; Owner: YAQUINA BAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCRF-FM (96.7 FM; LINCOLN CITY, OR; Owner: PACIFIC WEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSHL (97.5 FM; GLENEDEN BEACH, OR; Owner: STEPHANIE LINN)
  • KLCO (90.5 FM; NEWPORT, OR; Owner: LANE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KNCU (92.7 FM; NEWPORT, OR; Owner: PACIFIC WEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPPT-FM (100.7 FM; TOLEDO, OR; Owner: AGPAL BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KDUK-FM (104.7 FM; FLORENCE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFLY (101.5 FM; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K289AC (105.7 FM; NEDONNA BEACH, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KHPE (107.9 FM; ALBANY, OR; Owner: INTEGRITY MEDIA, INC.)
  • K264AA (100.7 FM; CORVALLIS, ETC., OR; Owner: THE KBOO FOUNDATION)
  • KLOO-FM (106.3 FM; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Neskowin)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Oretown (Lat: 45.095417 Lon: -123.929111), Type: Upole, Structure height: 12.1 m, Call Sign: WQDV428
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.355 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/07/2005, Expiration Date: 11/07/2015, Certifier: Michael Soots
    Registrant: Radio Licensing Services, 4700 Se International Way, Milwaukie, OR 97222, Phone: (503) 794-3787, Fax: (503) 794-3759, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • PO72XC013, 2mi E O/5393 Slab Creek Road (Lat: 45.093722 Lon: -123.958000), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQQT242
    Assigned Frequencies: 21875.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/26/2013, Expiration Date: 02/26/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KK7DL, Previous Call Sign: N7BSD, Licensee ID: L00613372
    Grant Date: 09/07/2006, Expiration Date: 12/04/2016, Certifier: Russell G Morley
    Registrant: Russell G Morley, Neskowin, OR 97149
  • Call Sign: KF7JNK, Licensee ID: L01565088
    Grant Date: 04/28/2010, Expiration Date: 04/28/2020, Certifier: Neil H Marquis
    Registrant: Neil H Marquis, 47445 Hwy 101 S, Neskowin, OR 97149

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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