For population 25 years and over in Sumpter:
For population 15 years and over in Sumpter city:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,143 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kennewick, WA (111.0 miles , pop. 54,693).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (223.2 miles , pop. 529,121).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (737.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Hereford, OR (3.3 miles) , Granite, OR (3.4 miles) , Wingville, OR (3.5 miles) , Greenhorn, OR (3.9 miles) , Haines, OR (4.1 miles ), Baker City, OR (4.3 miles ), Unity, OR (4.5 miles) , North Powder, OR (4.9 miles ).
Latitude: 44.75 N, Longitude: 118.20 W
Area code: 541
Population change in the 1990s: +51 (+42.5%).
Average climate in Sumpter, Oregon
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Sumpter-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oregon state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/28/1991 at 01:08:58, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.0 ML, 4.3 MD, Depth: 5.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 86.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/27/1994 at 03:35:53, a magnitude 4.0 (3.6 ML, 4.0 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 59.0 miles away from Sumpter center
On 7/14/1992 at 20:01:51, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 ML, 4.1 MD, Depth: 7.2 mi) earthquake occurred 86.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/30/2000 at 19:10:23, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MD) earthquake occurred 99.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/22/1997 at 06:05:34, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MD, Depth: 0.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 96.4 miles away from Sumpter center
On 10/4/2002 at 00:56:04, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Baker County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Amtrak station near Sumpter:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sumpter:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 16.8%
(17.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Sumpter compared to Oregon state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Sumpter city (based on Baker County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.32%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Sumpter government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Sumpter government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Sumpter government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):
Sumpter government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
8.00% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,187 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:
7.72% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,540 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Sumpter:
Strongest FM radio stations in Sumpter:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 370
Total average daily truck traffic: 77
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 400
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: