Scio, Oregon

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Population in 2017: 960 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +38.1%
Males: 517  (53.9%)
Females: 443  (46.1%)
Median resident age:

38.5 years
Oregon median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 97374.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $54,309 (it was $36,111 in 2000)
Scio:

$54,309
OR:

$60,212

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,809 (it was $16,222 in 2000)

Scio city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $197,400 (it was $109,500 in 2000)
Scio:

$197,400
OR:

$319,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $241,323; detached houses: $252,415; mobile homes: $54,498

Median gross rent in 2017: $984.

March 2019 cost of living index in Scio: 88.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.3%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Scio, OR (2010)
    • 76190.8%White alone
    • 283.3%Two or more races
    • 263.1%Hispanic
    • 141.7%American Indian alone
    • 50.6%Asian alone
    • 30.4%Black alone
    • 10.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Oregon and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Scio, Oregon as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Scio is 787 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (26.3%), English (8.8%), American (7.6%), Italian (5.7%), Scottish (5.4%), Norwegian (4.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1866

Elevation: 317 feet

Land area: 0.32 square miles.

Population density: 3,042 people per square mile   (average).

Scio, Oregon map

18 residents are foreign born (1.2% North America, 0.8% Europe).

This city:

2.3%
Oregon:

9.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,041 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,180 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Salem, OR (18.0 miles , pop. 136,924).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (49.3 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (772.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

West Scio, OR (1.3 miles),
Scio-Lacomb, OR (1.9 miles ),
Crabtree, OR (2.3 miles ),
Marion, OR (2.3 miles ),
Stayton, OR (2.7 miles ),
Jefferson, OR (2.8 miles ),
Sublimity, OR (3.0 miles ),
Lacomb, OR (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 44.70 N, Longitude: 122.85 W

Area code: 503

Distribution of median household income in Scio, OR in 2017
Distribution of house value in Scio, OR in 2017

Scio satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.1%
Oregon:

4.6%
Population change in the 1990s: +83 (+13.6%).
Most common industries in Scio, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (20.1%)
  • Health care (11.9%)
  • Wood products (8.3%)
  • Educational services (7.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.5%)
  • Truck transportation (4.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (25.9%)
  • Wood products (15.6%)
  • Truck transportation (6.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.8%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
  • Food (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.4%)
  • Construction (13.7%)
  • Educational services (10.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
  • Social assistance (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Scio, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (8.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.5%)
  • Woodworkers (6.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (9.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (9.2%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (6.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)

Average climate in Scio, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 71.5. This is about average.

City:

71.5
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 6.85. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.85
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Scio-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 309.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 176.9 miles away from Scio 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 165.6 miles away from Scio center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
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 259.2 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 246.6 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 289.5 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 (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 3, Winds: 3, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Scio topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Scio:

  • SANTIAM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; STAYTON, OR)
  • MARIAN ESTATES (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SUBLIMITY, OR)
  • SAMARITAN LEBANON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; LEBANON, OR)
  • LEBANON COMM HOSPITAL HH (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; LEBANON, OR)
  • HOSPICE OF LEBANON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 12 miles away; LEBANON, OR)
  • AVAMERE REHABILITATION OF LEBANON (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LEBANON, OR)
  • MARQUIS AT HOME - ALBANY (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; ALBANY, OR)

Airports and heliports located in Scio:

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Amtrak stations near Scio:

  • 14 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.
  • 19 miles: SALEM (500 13TH ST. SE) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Scio:

  • Linn-Benton Community College (about 16 miles; Albany, OR; Full-time enrollment: 4,511)
  • Willamette University (about 19 miles; Salem, OR; FT enrollment: 2,551)
  • Chemeketa Community College (about 20 miles; Salem, OR; FT enrollment: 10,746)
  • Western Oregon University (about 22 miles; Monmouth, OR; FT enrollment: 5,131)
  • Oregon State University (about 24 miles; Corvallis, OR; FT enrollment: 23,206)
  • George Fox University (about 42 miles; Newberg, OR; FT enrollment: 2,954)
  • Pioneer Pacific College (about 43 miles; Wilsonville, OR; FT enrollment: 2,194)

Public high schools in Scio:

Private high school in Scio:

  • SANTIAM CROSSING (Students: 22, Location: 44644 CAMP MORRISON DR, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Scio:

See full list of schools located in Scio

Library in Scio:

  • SCIO PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $39,265; Location: 38957 NW 1ST; 12,848 books; 325 audio materials; 323 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 27 state licensed databases; 6 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Scio: Scio Rural Fire Protection District Station 91 (A), Scio Rural Fire Protection District Station 90 (B), Scio Public Library (C), Scio Public Works Department Office (D), Scio City Hall (E), Scio Municipal Court (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Scio Historical Depot Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 39004 Northeast 1st Avenue), L & W Enterprises (Tours & Charters; 40321 Hess Road).

Linn 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 Scio and their reported violations in the past:

WEST SCIO GROCERY (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 20 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
ODFW ROARING RIVER FISH HATCHERY (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-03-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-10-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-25-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-02-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-16-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-25-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Oregon:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

73.5%
Whole state:

63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.2%
Whole state:

8.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

4 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Scio (2011 data):

  • Sterling Savings Bank: Scio Branch at 38770 North Main Street, branch established on 1954/02/08. Info updated 2012/03/21: Bank assets: $9,207.8 mil, Deposits: $6,454.1 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 192 total offices, Holding Company: Sterling Financial Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Scio:

Marital status in Scio, OR
  • Never married: 27.5%
  • Now married: 52.8%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 13.2%

For population 25 years and over in Scio:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Oregon average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Scio, OR (based on Linn County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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.
Oregon:

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

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.3%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.0%
State:

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

14.0%
Oregon:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

44.1%
Oregon:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Scio:

34.5%
Oregon:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.5
Oregon:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

17.4%
State:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Scio:

6.5%
Oregon:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Oregon:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

25.4%
Oregon:

33.1%

General health condition:
Scio:

50.4%
Oregon:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Scio:

73.3%
State:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Scio, 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
Sewerage 2$6,035$36,2100$0
Water Supply 2$6,035$36,2100$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,214$38,5680$0
Local Libraries 1$2,491$29,8920$0
Financial Administration 1$5,361$64,3320$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$275
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 7$23,136$39,6621$275

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $58,000 ($60.42)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $143,000 ($148.96)
    Sewerage: $138,000 ($143.75)
    Financial Administration: $117,000 ($121.88)
    Regular Highways: $40,000 ($41.67)
    Libraries: $29,000 ($30.21)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $67,000 ($69.79)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $275,000 ($286.46)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $20,000 ($20.83)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $137,000 ($142.71)
    Other: $8,000 ($8.33)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $50,000 ($52.08)
    Other: $9,000 ($9.38)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($1.04)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $11,000 ($11.46)
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,000 ($3.13)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($2.08)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $198,000 ($206.25)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $46,000 ($47.92)
    General Local Government Support: $18,000 ($18.75)
  • Tax - Property: $185,000 ($192.71)
    Public Utilities Sales: $36,000 ($37.50)
    Other License: $6,000 ($6.25)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $399,000 ($415.63)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $391,000 ($407.29)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,000 ($8.33)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $286,000 ($297.92)

8.57% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,459 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.57%
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 Benton County, OR  1.61% ($45,480 average AGI)
from Marion County, OR  1.13% ($45,012)
from Lane County, OR  1.00% ($38,575)


6.54% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,658 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.54%
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 Marion County, OR  1.13% ($46,907 average AGI)
to Benton County, OR  1.11% ($47,810)
to Lane County, OR  0.77% ($39,767)

Strongest AM radio stations in Scio:

  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOAC (550 AM; 5 kW; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO 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.)
  • KSLM (1390 AM; 10 kW; SALEM, OR)
  • KYKN (1430 AM; 5 kW; KEIZER, OR; Owner: WILLAMETTE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KWIL (790 AM; 1 kW; ALBANY, OR; Owner: INTEGRITY MEDIA, 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.)
  • KOTK (1080 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KSHO (920 AM; 1 kW; LEBANON, OR; Owner: EADS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KZTU (660 AM; 10 kW; JUNCTION CITY, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Scio:

  • 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)
  • KXPC-FM (103.7 FM; LEBANON, OR; Owner: PORTLAND BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KHPE (107.9 FM; ALBANY, OR; Owner: INTEGRITY MEDIA, INC.)
  • K207BX (89.3 FM; EUGENE, OR; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • K264AA (100.7 FM; CORVALLIS, ETC., OR; Owner: THE KBOO FOUNDATION)
  • KLOO-FM (106.3 FM; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K203BT (88.5 FM; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K214CI (90.7 FM; EUGENE, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KEHK (102.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, OR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • 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)
  • KRSK (105.1 FM; MOLALLA, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KDUK-FM (104.7 FM; FLORENCE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K273AJ (102.5 FM; ELWOOD, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KFLY (101.5 FM; CORVALLIS, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KODZ (99.1 FM; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K228DT (93.5 FM; HAPPY HOLLOW, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KINK (101.9 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Scio:

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

Scio fatal accident list:

Feb 20, 1983 07:53 PM, A498, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 52ft / 15.8mTotal length
  • $1,153,000Total costs
  • 8,373Total average daily traffic
  • 686Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,487Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 44.700000 Lon: -122.850000, Call Sign: KB41670,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.130 MHz, 154.310 MHz, Grant Date: 12/11/2012, Expiration Date: 01/08/2023, Registrant: Federal Licensing, Inc., 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Waldo Butte Snow Peak Area (Lat: 44.637611 Lon: -122.561194), Call Sign: KNHA441,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.885 MHz, Grant Date: 07/03/2003, Expiration Date: 07/28/2013, Cancellation Date: 09/28/2013, Certifier: Howard Logsdon, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • AVERY PROPERTY, Lat: 44.678583 Lon: -122.580167, Call Sign: WQJA280,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.840 MHz, 160.080 MHz, 159.840 MHz, 160.080 MHz, Grant Date: 07/02/2008, Expiration Date: 07/02/2018, Cancellation Date: 09/01/2018, Certifier: Mike Lester, Registrant: Fit, 1565 Oak Street, Eugene, OR 97401, Phone: (541) 485-8441, Fax: (541) 485-7556, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

54 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Scio)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

24 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Scio)

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 28. The highest number of fires - 61 took place in 2002, and the least - 2 in 2017. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Scio, OR When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (49.1%), and Structure Fires (37.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Scio, OR
    • 23349.1%Outside Fires
    • 18037.9%Structure Fires
    • 479.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 153.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Scio, OR
Most common first names in Scio, OR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3476.4 years
James2476.9 years
William2275.6 years
Mary1980.3 years
Robert1871.2 years
Frank1778.7 years
George1680.4 years
Betty1469.2 years
Joseph1279.0 years
Hazel1178.4 years
Most common last names in Scio, OR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Mcdonald1276.1 years
Johnson1182.4 years
Miller1073.2 years
Silbernagel980.4 years
Jones775.6 years
Bates773.3 years
Davis774.4 years
Thurston784.7 years
Anderson786.0 years
Foster673.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Scio, OR
  • 69.2%Utility gas
  • 20.0%Electricity
  • 10.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Scio, OR
  • 56.0%Electricity
  • 44.0%Utility gas


Scio compared to Oregon state average:

  • Median house value below 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are 10 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Craig M. Eucken (4)
  • Robert R. Waterhouse (4)
  • Everett Larry Marsters (3)
  • Robert W. Waterhouse (1)
  • Edward L. Landis (1)
  • Matthew Hopkins (1)
  • Patrick Traeger (1)

Total of 15 patent applications in 2008-2020.