Reedsport, Oregon

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Population in 2017: 4,121 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.9%
 
Males: 2,116  (51.4%)
Females: 2,005  (48.6%)
Median resident age:

51.2 years
Oregon median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 97467.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $36,926 (it was $26,054 in 2000)
Reedsport:

$36,926
OR:

$60,212

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,985 (it was $16,093 in 2000)

Reedsport city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $150,968 (it was $79,900 in 2000)
Reedsport:

$150,968
OR:

$319,200

Median gross rent in 2017: $584.

March 2019 cost of living index in Reedsport: 85.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 22.1%
(21.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Reedsport, OR (2017)
    • 3,64387.0%White alone
    • 1984.7%Hispanic
    • 1844.4%Two or more races
    • 701.7%Asian alone
    • 340.8%American Indian alone
    • 310.7%Black alone

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

Crime rates in Reedsport by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.6)
1
(23.0)
1
(23.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.4)
0
(0.0)
3
(71.9)
3
(73.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.4)
1
(24.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(73.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(48.7)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(45.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(46.0)
2
(46.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(71.9)
9
(221.2)
7
(170.8)
9
(219.2)
7
(170.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
38
(862.7)
16
(360.9)
20
(459.6)
11
(257.4)
23
(548.3)
8
(195.5)
25
(595.5)
33
(790.4)
25
(614.4)
18
(439.2)
18
(438.4)
33
(801.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
119
(2,701)
93
(2,098)
114
(2,619)
87
(2,036)
71
(1,692)
106
(2,590)
90
(2,144)
114
(2,731)
111
(2,728)
116
(2,831)
100
(2,435)
120
(2,915)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
13
(295.1)
8
(180.5)
5
(114.9)
6
(140.4)
2
(47.7)
2
(48.9)
3
(71.5)
5
(119.8)
13
(319.5)
7
(170.8)
8
(194.8)
14
(340.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(22.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.8)
1
(24.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(97.6)
2
(48.7)
2
(48.6)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)201.1148.4173.7138.7109.9140.7133.2246.0303.0191.8221.6253.3

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Crime rate in Reedsport detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 18 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.67
Oregon average:

1.53
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Reedsport, OR City Guides:

Ancestries: American (15.9%), German (8.6%), English (7.5%), Irish (6.1%), Italian (5.1%), Norwegian (3.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1919

Elevation: 10 feet

Land area: 2.06 square miles.

Population density: 2,002 people per square mile   (low).

Reedsport, Oregon map

240 residents are foreign born (1.3% Latin America, 1.0% Africa, 0.7% Europe).

This city:

5.8%
Oregon:

9.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,140 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,229 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eugene, OR (55.8 miles , pop. 137,893).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (138.6 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (732.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Gardiner, OR (1.5 miles ),
Winchester Bay, OR (1.9 miles ),
Lakeside, OR (3.0 miles ),
North Bayside, OR (3.4 miles ),
Dunes City, OR (3.7 miles ),
South Siuslaw, OR (4.0 miles ),
Glasgow, OR (4.3 miles ),
Florence, OR (4.4 miles )

Latitude: 43.70 N, Longitude: 124.11 W

Area code: 541

Distribution of median household income in Reedsport, OR in 2017
Distribution of house value in Reedsport, OR in 2017
Reedsport satellite photo by USGS

Reedsport tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.1%
Oregon:

4.6%
Historical population in Reedsport, OR
Historical housing units in Reedsport, OR
Most common industries in Reedsport, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (13.9%)
  • Construction (11.2%)
  • Health care (9.4%)
  • Educational services (7.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.2%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (19.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.7%)
  • Truck transportation (4.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.3%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (19.8%)
  • Health care (15.6%)
  • Educational services (11.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.6%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Social assistance (4.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Reedsport, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.5%)
  • Computer specialists (6.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.0%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.7%)
  • Cashiers (4.4%)

Average climate in Reedsport, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Reedsport, Oregon environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 32.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

32.7
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 2.39. This is significantly better than average. There were 0 monitors within city limits.

City:

2.39
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Reedsport-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oregon state average. It is 384% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 220.2 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 154.3 miles away from Reedsport 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 179.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/15/2005 at 02:50:54, a magnitude 7.2 (6.1 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 197.4 miles away from Reedsport 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, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 132.9 miles away from Reedsport center
On 1/22/1923 at 09:04:18, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 230.7 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 Douglas County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 5, Landslides: 4, Mudslides: 4, Winds: 3, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Reedsport topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Reedsport:

  • LOWER UMPQUA HOSPITAL DISTRICT (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 600 RANCH ROAD)
  • AIDAN SENIOR LIVING AT REEDSPORT (600 RANCH ROAD)

Heliports located in Reedsport:

Amtrak station:

REEDSPORT (HUB STORE, 101 & 14TH ST.) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Reedsport:

  • University of Oregon (about 58 miles; Eugene, OR; Full-time enrollment: 23,329)
  • Lane Community College (about 58 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 6,373)
  • Oregon State University (about 73 miles; Corvallis, OR; FT enrollment: 23,206)
  • Linn-Benton Community College (about 79 miles; Albany, OR; FT enrollment: 4,511)
  • Western Oregon University (about 91 miles; Monmouth, OR; FT enrollment: 5,131)
  • Rogue Community College (about 97 miles; Grants Pass, OR; FT enrollment: 3,600)
  • Willamette University (about 101 miles; Salem, OR; FT enrollment: 2,551)

Public high school in Reedsport:

  • REEDSPORT COMMUNITY CHARTER SCHOOL (Location: 2260 LONGWOOD DR, Grades: 7-12, Charter school)

Public elementary/middle school in Reedsport:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Reedsport: Brandy Bar Landing Wastewater Treatment Facility (A), Reedsport Wastewater Treatment Plant (B), Reedsport Rainbow Plaza Boat Ramp (C), Reedsport Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (D), Reedsport Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (E), Reedsport Branch Library (F), Reesport Public Works (G), Reedsport Municipal Court (H), Reedsport City Hall (I), Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area Visitors Center (J), Reedsport Justice Court (K), Umpqua Discovery Center (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Reedsport include: Highlands Baptist Church (A), Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Masonic Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Parks in Reedsport include: Champion Park (1), Lions Park (2), Triangle Park (3), Bicentennial Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Oregon Dunes ATV Rentals (Recreational Trips & Guides; 75303 US Highway 101), Great Adventures Oregon Dune Rides - Staging Area (Tours & Charters; 1 Salmon Harbor Drive).

Hotels: Salty Seagull Motel (1806 Winchester Avenue), Economy Inn Reedsport (1593 Highway 101 South), Best Western Salbasgeon Inn of Reedsport (1400 Highway 101 South), Harbor View Motel (530 Beach Boulevard), Salbasgeon Inn of the Umpqua (45209 State Highway 38), Salmon Harbor Motel (265 8th Street), Rodeway Inn Winchester Bay (390 Broadway Avenue), Fir Grove Motel (2178 Winchester Avenue), Anchor Bay Inn (1821 Winchester Avenue).

Courts: Douglas County - Justice Court (680 Fir Avenue), Reedsport City - Municipal Court- City Office (451 Winchester Avenue).

Birthplace of: Delilah Rene - Radio personality.

Douglas 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 Reedsport and their reported violations in the past:

USFS SILTCOOS CAMPGROUND (Population served: 425, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
USFS OREGON DUNES OVERLOOK (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-13-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-27-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-29-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
USFS UMPQUA BEACH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
USFS CARTER LAKE CG (Population served: 90, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-10-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
SWEETBRIER PARK (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-26-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-27-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2010), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUL-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-24-2011)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In DEC-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUL-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-24-2011)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In NOV-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUL-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-24-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In JAN-2014, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-06-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
SMITH RIVER MARINA (Population served: 28, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-18-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-30-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-12-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-22-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-12-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-07-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-12-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: COLIPHAGE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-08-2013)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In DEC-26-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-04-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-08-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-02-2008)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
USFS CAPE PERPETUA VISITOR CTR (Population served: 27, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
USFS BLACKBERRY CG (Population served: 27, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Reedsport that have no violations reported:

  • USFS TYEE CG/BOAT SITE (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • USFS SOUTH JETTY (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Oregon:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

58.4%
Whole state:

63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.7%
Whole state:

8.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

People in group quarters in Reedsport in 2010:

  • 30 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 9 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 5 people in group homes intended for adults
35 people in nursing homes in 2000
10 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Reedsport (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Reedsport Branch at 178 North 6th Street, branch established on 1914/12/05. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Umpqua Bank: Reedsport Branch at 1975 Winchester Avenue, branch established on 1963/05/10. Info updated 2011/09/02: Bank assets: $11,556.7 mil, Deposits: $9,325.3 mil, headquarters in Roseburg, OR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 193 total offices, Holding Company: Umpqua Holdings Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Reedsport:

Marital status in Reedsport, OR
  • Never married: 16.0%
  • Now married: 57.2%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 15.6%

For population 25 years and over in Reedsport:

  • High school or higher: 86.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 10.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Oregon average:

11.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Reedsport
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Reedsport, OR (based on Douglas County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,604128
Other5,23825
Catholic2,4435
Mainline Protestant2,20625
None78,176-
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: 30
This county:

2.88 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Douglas County:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 37
Douglas County:

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Here:

2.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 94
Douglas County:

9.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.3%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

32.1%
Oregon:

25.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Douglas County:

11.4%
Oregon:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Reedsport:

49.4%
Oregon:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.2%
Oregon:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
Oregon:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.6%
Oregon:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.8%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Reedsport:

6.9
Oregon:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.8%
Oregon:

33.1%

General health condition:
Here:

52.1%
Oregon:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

73.4%
State:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Reedsport, OR Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 9$39,532$52,7090$0
Police - Other 4$12,814$38,4423$3,948
Water Supply 4$16,376$49,1280$0
Other Government Administration 3$14,658$58,6320$0
Financial Administration 3$10,416$41,6640$0
Sewerage 2$7,230$43,3801$416
Judicial and Legal 1$3,072$36,8641$975
Other and Unallocable 1$3,886$46,6321$2,042
Parks and Recreation 1$3,884$46,6080$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,708$44,4960$0
Firefighters 0$0 2$1,436
Totals for Government 29$115,576$47,8258$8,817

Reedsport government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Libraries: $124,000 ($30.09)
    Water Utilities: $80,000 ($19.41)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,104,000 ($267.90)
    Sewerage: $619,000 ($150.21)
    Central Staff Services: $535,000 ($129.82)
    Water Utilities: $524,000 ($127.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $270,000 ($65.52)
    Regular Highways: $154,000 ($37.37)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $135,000 ($32.76)
    Financial Administration: $123,000 ($29.85)
    Local Fire Protection: $83,000 ($20.14)
    General - Other: $59,000 ($14.32)
    General Public Buildings: $39,000 ($9.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($3.64)
    Health - Other: $8,000 ($1.94)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $469,000 ($113.81)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $41,000 ($9.95)
    Sewerage: $24,000 ($5.82)
    Local Fire Protection: $9,000 ($2.18)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($1.46)
    General Public Building: $1,000 ($0.24)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,480,000 ($359.14)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $28,000 ($6.79)

Reedsport government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,693,000 ($410.82)
    Other: $259,000 ($62.85)
    Parks and Recreation: $87,000 ($21.11)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $17,000 ($4.13)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,000 ($1.21)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $172,000 ($41.74)
    Rents: $109,000 ($26.45)
    Donations From Private Sources: $85,000 ($20.63)
    Interest Earnings: $36,000 ($8.74)
    General Revenue - Other: $32,000 ($7.77)
    Special Assessments: $21,000 ($5.10)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $803,000 ($194.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $226,000 ($54.84)
    General Local Government Support: $106,000 ($25.72)
    Other: $33,000 ($8.01)
  • Tax - Property: $1,332,000 ($323.22)
    Public Utilities Sales: $250,000 ($60.66)
    Other Selective Sales: $145,000 ($35.19)
    Other License: $37,000 ($8.98)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $18,000 ($4.37)

Reedsport government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,950,000 ($3627.76)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,305,000 ($3471.24)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $645,000 ($156.52)

Reedsport government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,851,000 ($1177.14)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $805,000 ($195.34)

6.32% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,039 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
Oregon average:

8.52%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lane County, OR  0.69% ($34,589 average AGI)
from Coos County, OR  0.32% ($36,797)
from Jackson County, OR  0.22% ($28,952)


5.25% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,293 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.25%
Oregon average:

7.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lane County, OR  0.86% ($47,559 average AGI)
to Coos County, OR  0.32% ($34,092)
to Jackson County, OR  0.26% ($35,525)
Businesses in Reedsport, OR
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Best Western1Subway1
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
FedEx1UPS1
Lane Furniture2Vons1

Strongest AM radio stations in Reedsport:

  • KDUN (1030 AM; 50 kW; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGRV (700 AM; 25 kW; WINSTON, OR; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KWRO (630 AM; 5 kW; COQUILLE, OR; Owner: COQUILLE RIVER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KZTU (660 AM; 10 kW; JUNCTION CITY, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KHSN (1230 AM; 1 kW; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS LLC)
  • KUGN (590 AM; 5 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KEX (1190 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBBR (1340 AM; 1 kW; NORTH BEND, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KOTK (1080 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Reedsport:

  • KJMX (99.5 FM; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: UMPQUA RIVER BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KLFR (89.1 FM; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: LANE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KSYD (92.1 FM; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: SCHOOL DISTRICT 4J, LANE COUNTY, OR)
  • KWVZ (91.5 FM; FLORENCE, OR; Owner: OREGON STATE BOARD OF HIGHER ED.)
  • K215AK (90.9 FM; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: STATE OF OREGON(ACTING BY & THROUGH THE ST BD OF HIGHER EDU))
  • K219CK (91.7 FM; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K210DM (89.9 FM; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KLOV-FM (89.3 FM; WINCHESTER, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KAVJ (101.1 FM; SUTHERLIN, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K261BF (100.1 FM; BLACK BUTTE, ETC., OR; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KDUK-FM (104.7 FM; FLORENCE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFLY (101.5 FM; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KYSJ (105.9 FM; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: LIGHTHOUSE RADIO GROUP, A OREGON P/S)
  • K205DM (88.9 FM; GLIDE, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K218CR (91.5 FM; FLORENCE, OR; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KCST-FM (106.9 FM; FLORENCE, OR; Owner: COAST BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KLFO (88.1 FM; FLORENCE, OR; Owner: LANE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KOOS (94.9 FM; NORTH BEND, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KRSB-FM (103.1 FM; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSBA (88.5 FM; COOS BAY, OR; Owner: OREGON ST. BOARD OF HIGHER EDUCATION)

TV broadcast stations around Reedsport:

  • K02NW (Channel 2; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • K04OS (Channel 4; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: KEZI, INC.)
Reedsport fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Reedsport fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 381ft / 116mTotal length
  • $12,269,000Total costs
  • 55,655Total average daily traffic
  • 9,774Total average daily truck traffic
  • 49,233Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Reedsport, OR - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 41980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Reedsport, OR

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Reedsport)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

49 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Reedsport, OR)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Reedsport)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2455Q , Serial Number: 18257655, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 11/25/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 08/18/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Marci L Wahl, 135 Shipyard Way, Reedsport, OR 97467
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172RG (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6612R , Serial Number: 172RG0214, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 01/15/1980, Certificate Issue Date: 08/04/2010
    Registrant (LLC): Aerial Imaging Resources LLC, 898 Winchester Ave, Reedsport, OR 97467
  • Aircraft: POWRACHUTE PC 2000 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 922WP , Serial Number: 088, Certificate Issue Date: 06/21/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Ronald D Vitek, 1714 Ranch Rd, Reedsport, OR 97467
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/07/2018

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 15. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 27 took place in 2004, and the least - 4 in 2017. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Reedsport, OR When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (54.4%), and Outside Fires (25.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Reedsport, OR
    • 13654.4%Structure Fires
    • 6425.6%Outside Fires
    • 4417.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 62.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Reedsport, OR
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Reedsport, OR
  • 84.4%Electricity
  • 9.3%Wood
  • 3.3%Other fuel
  • 1.3%Utility gas
  • 1.0%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Reedsport, OR
  • 92.9%Electricity
  • 4.9%Wood
  • 1.7%Other fuel
  • 0.5%No fuel used


Reedsport compared to Oregon state average:

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

Reedsport on our top lists:

  • #97 on the list of "Top 100 high-educated but low-earning cities"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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