Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bend, OR (19.7 miles , pop. 52,029).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (118.2 miles , pop. 529,121).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (717.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Redmond, OR (2.8 miles ), Pronghorn, OR (3.0 miles) , Prineville, OR (3.1 miles ), Terrebonne, OR (3.2 miles ), Eagle Crest, OR (3.7 miles ), Ochoco, OR (4.1 miles) , Tumalo, OR (4.2 miles) , Bend, OR (4.4 miles ).
Latitude: 44.25 N, Longitude: 121.02 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 541
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Powell Butte: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Powell Butte, Oregon
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Powell Butte-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oregon state average. It is 53% 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 93.8 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 81.5 miles away from Powell Butte 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 60.4 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 81.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/30/2000 at 19:10:23, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MD) earthquake occurred 78.7 miles away from Powell Butte 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 60.5 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 Crook County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Landslides: 2, Mudslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Powell Butte:
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Public elementary/middle school in Powell Butte:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.11. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Powell Butte and their reported violations in the past:POWELL BUTTE CHRISTIAN CHURCH (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:POWELL BUTTE COUNTRY STORE INC (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Powell Butte compared to Oregon state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Powell Butte CCD (based on Crook County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 27.39%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
11.53% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,888 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:
8.31% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,791 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Powell Butte)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Powell Butte)
FAA Registered Aircraft:19 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Powell Butte)
Total of 16 patent applications in 2008-2014.