Scio-Lacomb, Oregon

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Population in July 2007: 6,346.
Males: 3,214  (50.6%)
Females: 3,132  (49.4%)
Median resident age:  40.4 years
Oregon median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 97374

Estimated median household income in 2013: $53,335 (it was $44,339 in 2000)
Scio-Lacomb:

$53,335
OR:

$50,251

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,861 (it was $18,718 in 2000)

Scio-Lacomb CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $233,477 (it was $165,100 in 2000)
Scio-Lacomb:

$233,477
OR:

$229,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $188,489; Detached houses: $206,579; Townhouses or other attached units: $147,930; In 2-unit structures: $117,014; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $292,134; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $243,329; Mobile homes: $90,495; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $127,661
  • Races in Scio-Lacomb, OR (2000)

    Scio-Lacomb races chart
    • 5,37893.0%White alone
    • 1592.8%Hispanic
    • 1212.1%Two or more races
    • 811.4%American Indian alone
    • 330.6%Asian alone
    • 60.1%Black alone
    • 30.05%Other race alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Scio-Lacomb: 95.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 105.5 square miles.

Population density: 60 people per square mile   (very low).

For population 25 years and over in Scio-Lacomb:

  • High school or higher: 82.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Scio-Lacomb CCD:

  • Never married: 17.8%
  • Now married: 65.7%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Scio-Lacomb CCD:  0.7% ($1,231)
Oregon:  1.2% ($1,687)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Salem, OR (20.8 miles , pop. 136,924).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (53.0 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (769.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Crabtree, OR (1.3 miles ), Scio, OR (1.9 miles ), West Scio, OR (2.0 miles) , Marion, OR (2.8 miles ), Lacomb, OR (2.8 miles ), Jefferson, OR (2.8 miles ), Lebanon, OR (2.9 miles ), Millersburg, OR (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 44.65 N, Longitude: 122.87 W

Scio-Lacomb household income distribution Scio-Lacomb home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.1%
Oregon:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Metal and metal products (8%)
  • Wood products (6%)
  • Truck transportation (6%)
  • Repair and maintenance (5%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Food (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)

Work and jobs in Scio-Lacomb: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Scio-Lacomb, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Scio-Lacomb-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oregon state average. It is 191% 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 305.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 180.6 miles away from Scio-Lacomb center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
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 255.4 miles away from the city 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 169.2 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 243.0 miles away from Scio-Lacomb 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 285.9 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 Linn County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Winds: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Scio-Lacomb:

  • SAMARITAN LEBANON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; LEBANON, OR)
  • LEBANON COMM HOSPITAL HH (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; LEBANON, OR)
  • HOSPICE OF LEBANON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 8 miles away; LEBANON, OR)
  • AVAMERE REHABILITATION OF LEBANON (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LEBANON, OR)
  • MENNONITE HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; ALBANY, OR)
  • MARQUIS AT HOME - ALBANY (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; ALBANY, OR)
  • SANTIAM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; STAYTON, OR)

Amtrak stations near Scio-Lacomb:

  • 12 miles: ALBANY (110 SW 10TH AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 20 miles: CORVALLIS (153 NW 4TH AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Scio-Lacomb:

  • Linn-Benton Community College (about 13 miles; Albany, OR; Full-time enrollment: 4,511)
  • Oregon State University (about 21 miles; Corvallis, OR; FT enrollment: 23,206)
  • Willamette University (about 22 miles; Salem, OR; FT enrollment: 2,551)
  • Western Oregon University (about 23 miles; Monmouth, OR; FT enrollment: 5,131)
  • Chemeketa Community College (about 24 miles; Salem, OR; FT enrollment: 10,746)
  • University of Oregon (about 44 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 23,329)
  • Lane Community College (about 46 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 6,373)

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Notable locations in Scio-Lacomb: Gourley Dairy (A), Fir Ridge Holstein Farm (B), Griggs (C), Sanderson Bridge Boat Ramp (D), Willamette Industries Wastewater Treatment Plant (E), Scio Sewage Treatment Facility (F), Tolstoj Sokol Lodge (G), Volbeda Dairy (H), Riverview Community Hall (I), Scio Rural Fire Protection District Station 91 (J), Scio Rural Fire Protection District Station 92 (K), Scio Rural Fire Protection District Station 90 (L), Scio Public Library (M), Scio Public Works Department Office (N), Scio City Hall (O), Scio Municipal Court (P). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Scio-Lacomb: Oakview Community Church of God (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Providence Cemetery (1), Central Cemetery (2), Franklin Butte Cemetery (3), Gaines Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Calvins Pond (A), Berthelson Pond (B), Fennell Lake (C), Western Veneer and Plywood Log Pond (D), Hoerauf Reservoir (E), Davenport Pond (F), Western Log Pond (G), Snow Peak Log Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: North Santiam River (A), Lakeview Slough (B), Crabtree Creek (C), Mill Creek (D), Spring Creek (E), Sucker Slough (F), Thomas Creek (G), Novak Slough (H), Stud Horse Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Scio-Lacomb: Larwaood Wayside County Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 61.7. This is better than average.

City:

61.7
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 8.35. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.35
U.S.:

9.14
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  75.5%
Whole state:  63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.8%
Whole state:  8.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

8.4%
Whole state:

11.6%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

2.8%
Whole state:

5.0%

People in group quarters in Scio-Lacomb in 2010:

  • 24 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 5 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 3 people in group homes intended for adults
4 people in other group homes in 2000

Scio-Lacomb compared to Oregon state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Oregon average:

11.5

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (44%)
  • Wood (28%)
  • Utility gas (12%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Scio-Lacomb CCD (based on Linn County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,383113
Catholic7,6908
Other4,34818
Mainline Protestant3,69717
Orthodox--
None84,554-
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: 18
Linn County:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 34
Linn County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Linn County:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 61
Here:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.3%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Linn County:

30.0%
Oregon:

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

14.0%
State:

14.2%

7.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,385 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.02%
Oregon average:

7.22%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($125 average AGI)
Linn County:

0.04%
Oregon average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Benton County, OR  1.31% ($34,454 average AGI)
from Marion County, OR  0.97% ($34,410)
from Lane County, OR  0.81% ($31,402)


6.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,665 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
Oregon average:

6.82%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($165 average AGI)
Linn County:

0.05%
Oregon average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Marion County, OR  1.03% ($33,138 average AGI)
to Benton County, OR  0.84% ($32,339)
to Lane County, OR  0.70% ($30,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Scio-Lacomb:

  • KOAC (550 AM; 5 kW; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KSHO (920 AM; 1 kW; LEBANON, OR; Owner: EADS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWIL (790 AM; 1 kW; ALBANY, OR; Owner: INTEGRITY MEDIA, INC)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KGAL (1580 AM; 1 kW; LEBANON, OR; Owner: EADS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEX (1190 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZTU (660 AM; 10 kW; JUNCTION CITY, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KKSN (1520 AM; 50 kW; OREGON CITY, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KSLM (1390 AM; 10 kW; SALEM, OR)
  • KOTK (1080 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Scio-Lacomb:

  • KXPC-FM (103.7 FM; LEBANON, OR; Owner: PORTLAND BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KLVU (107.1 FM; SWEET HOME, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K231AB (94.1 FM; TURNER, OR; Owner: STATE OF OREGON / STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KEHK (102.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, OR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • K207BX (89.3 FM; EUGENE, OR; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • K203BT (88.5 FM; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KHPE (107.9 FM; ALBANY, OR; Owner: INTEGRITY MEDIA, INC.)
  • K264AA (100.7 FM; CORVALLIS, ETC., OR; Owner: THE KBOO FOUNDATION)
  • K214CI (90.7 FM; EUGENE, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KLOO-FM (106.3 FM; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRKT-FM (99.9 FM; ALBANY, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K243AL (96.5 FM; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • K276BU (103.1 FM; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KDUK-FM (104.7 FM; FLORENCE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFLY (101.5 FM; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRSK (105.1 FM; MOLALLA, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • K273AJ (102.5 FM; ELWOOD, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KODZ (99.1 FM; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K228DT (93.5 FM; HAPPY HOLLOW, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • K263AF (100.5 FM; SWEET HOME, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Scio-Lacomb:

  • KPXG (Channel 22; SALEM, OR; Owner: PAXSON SALEM LICENSE, INC.)
  • KWBP (Channel 32; SALEM, OR; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K45CV (Channel 45; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND TV, L.L.C.)
  • KOAC-TV (Channel 7; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • K20DD (Channel 20; ALBANY, ETC., OR; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • K14GW (Channel 14; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K67GU (Channel 67; EUREKA, CA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
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