Parkdale, Oregon

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Population in 2010: 311. Population change since 2000: +16.9%
Males: 114  (36.7%)
Females: 197  (63.3%)
Median resident age:  22.4 years
Oregon median age:  39.1 years

Zip codes: 97041.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,144 (it was $31,786 in 2000)
Parkdale:

$52,144
OR:

$50,251

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,780 (it was $18,091 in 2000)

Parkdale CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $188,972 (it was $113,500 in 2000)
Parkdale:

$188,972
OR:

$229,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $423,687; Detached houses: $426,409
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  • Races in Parkdale, OR (2010)

    Parkdale races chart
    • 16352.4%White alone
    • 13142.1%Hispanic
    • 92.9%American Indian alone
    • 61.9%Asian alone
    • 20.6%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Parkdale: 93.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (17.4%), Dutch (4.8%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 1744 feet

Land area: 0.63 square miles.

Population density: 490 people per square mile   (low).

Parkdale,OR real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Parkdale:

  • High school or higher: 51.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Parkdale CDP:

  • Never married: 44.5%
  • Now married: 37.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 18.2%

80 residents are foreign born (17.1% Latin America).

This place:

17.1%
Oregon:

10.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,899 (1.0%)

Parkdale satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gresham, OR (40.8 miles , pop. 90,205).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (50.3 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (808.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Dee, OR (2.2 miles ), Odell, OR (2.9 miles ), Hood River, OR (3.7 miles ), Mosier, OR (3.9 miles ), Bingen, WA (3.9 miles ), White Salmon, WA (4.0 miles ), Government Camp, OR (4.1 miles) , Cascade Locks, OR (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 45.52 N, Longitude: 121.60 W

Area code: 541

Parkdale household income distribution Parkdale home values distribution

Parkdale tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.3%
Oregon:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (74%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (32%)
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (37%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (37%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (39%)
  • Production occupations (28%)
  • Management occupations (23%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Parkdale, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Parkdale-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oregon state average. It is 183% 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 127.4 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 118.5 miles away from Parkdale 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 129.4 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 388.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 404.0 miles away from Parkdale 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 333.7 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 Hood River County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Parkdale topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Parkdale:

  • HOOD RIVER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; HOOD RIVER, OR)
  • PROVIDENCE HOOD RIVER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; HOOD RIVER, OR)
  • RAY YASUI DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; HOOD RIVER, OR)
  • HEART OF HOSPICE, LLC (Hospital, about 14 miles away; HOOD RIVER, OR)
  • SKYLINE HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 16 miles away; WHITE SALMON, WA)

Amtrak stations near Parkdale:

  • 14 miles: HOOD RIVER (1205 B ST.) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 16 miles: BINGEN-WHITE SALMON (BINGEN, FOOT OF WALNUT ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Parkdale:

  • Mt Hood Community College (about 39 miles; Gresham, OR; Full-time enrollment: 11,847)
  • Clackamas Community College (about 50 miles; Oregon City, OR; FT enrollment: 4,261)
  • Concordia University-Portland (about 51 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 3,996)
  • Clark College (about 52 miles; Vancouver, WA; FT enrollment: 9,330)
  • Lewis & Clark College (about 53 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 2,864)
  • Portland State University (about 53 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 21,450)
  • University of Portland (about 55 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,030)

Public elementary/middle school in Parkdale:

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Notable locations in Parkdale: Parkdale Rural Fire Protection District (A), Huston Museum (B), Hood River County Library Parkdale Branch (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Emil Creek Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hood River 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 2005 was 47.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

47.3
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 7.70. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.70
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 0.0%
()
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  69.2%
Whole state:  63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.7%
Whole state:  8.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households
13 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
6 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000

Parkdale compared to Oregon state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.4
Oregon average:

11.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (92%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Parkdale CDP (based on Hood River County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,6931
Evangelical Protestant2,54524
Mainline Protestant1,5057
Other8443
None13,759-
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: 8
Hood River County:

3.77 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Hood River County:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Hood River County:

4.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Here:

13.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.8%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Hood River County:

27.3%
Oregon:

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

13.8%
State:

14.2%

6.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,437 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.41%
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  0.77% ($46,354 average AGI)
from Wasco County, OR  0.58% ($41,347)
from Klickitat County, WA  0.58% ($47,408)


7.02% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,015 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.02%
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  1.26% ($26,299 average AGI)
to Wasco County, OR  1.01% ($33,291)
to Klickitat County, WA  0.54% ($76,522)

Strongest AM radio stations in Parkdale:

  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KOTK (1080 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KEX (1190 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKAD (1550 AM; 50 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-WASHINGTON, INC)
  • KKSN (1520 AM; 50 kW; OREGON CITY, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KODL (1440 AM; 5 kW; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: LARSON-WYNN, INC.)
  • KFXX (910 AM; 10 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KIHR (1340 AM; 1 kW; HOOD RIVER, OR; Owner: COLUMBIA GORGE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KKSL (1290 AM; 10 kW; LAKE OSWEGO, OR; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Parkdale:

  • KLVP-FM (88.7 FM; CHERRYVILLE, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZRI (90.3 FM; WELCHES, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KBNO-FM (89.3 FM; WHITE SALMON, WA; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KQHR (90.1 FM; HOOD RIVER, OR; Owner: KBPS PUBLIC RADIO FOUNDATION)
  • KMCQ (104.5 FM; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: MID-COLUMBIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K215CR (90.9 FM; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K256AC (99.1 FM; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING NORTHWEST, INC)
  • KYYT (102.3 FM; GOLDENDALE, WA; Owner: HAYSTACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KACI-FM (97.7 FM; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: COLUMBIA GORGE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KMSW (92.7 FM; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: M.S.W. COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C..)
  • K273AJ (102.5 FM; ELWOOD, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KRSK (105.1 FM; MOLALLA, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KINK (101.9 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKCW (103.3 FM; BEAVERTON, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOPB-FM (91.5 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Ronald Heron, Sw 1/4 Se 1/4 Section 14 (Lat: 45.301861 Lon: -121.634000), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 2028625989, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE., NW, ST 100
  • Kevin Hippner, Sw 1/4 Se 1/4 Section 14 (Lat: 45.301861 Lon: -121.634000), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 2028625989, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE., NW, ST 100

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Us Forest Sevice 1.6 Mi Nw (Lat: 45.534000 Lon: -121.569250), Call Sign: KNEN404
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.175 MHz, 151.220 MHz, 151.445 MHz, 151.490 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/30/2012, Expiration Date: 01/11/2023
    Registrant: Oregon Department Of Forestry, 2600 State St., Salem, OR 97310, Phone: (503) 945-7326, Fax: (503) 945-7320

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Middle Mtn, 7 Km N Of (Lat: 45.579556 Lon: -121.597250), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 51.7 m, Call Sign: WQRA831
    Assigned Frequencies: 6605.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/05/2013, Expiration Date: 04/05/2023, Certifier: John W Mccaslin
    Registrant: Oregon Dept Of Transportation, 2600 State St, Bldg E, Salem, OR 97310, Phone: (503) 934-6949, Fax: (503) 934-6949, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Parkdale)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 411 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 198 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GTSIO-520-C (340 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1355G , Serial Number: 411-0240, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 03/24/1969
    Registrant (Corporation): H E & A National Dba, Rt 1 Box 687 Cooper Spur Rd, Parkdale, OR 97041
  • Aircraft: SHAHZADA ZAHID Z1 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 24ZS , Serial Number: 0001
    Registrant (Individual): Michael L Cochran, Po Box 219, Parkdale, OR 97041
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7196A , Serial Number: 29296, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 09/22/1956
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Doyle A West, 8080 Clear Creek Rd, Parkdale, OR 97041, Other Owners: Marti J West

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Parkdale, OR
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