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Population in 2013: 6,224 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.4%
 
Males: 3,010  (48.4%)
Females: 3,214  (51.6%)
Median resident age:  39.7 years
Oregon median age:  39.1 years

Zip codes: 97540.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,289 (it was $29,063 in 2000)
Talent:

$34,289
OR:

$50,251

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,187 (it was $16,271 in 2000)

Talent city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $145,301 (it was $91,100 in 2000)
Talent:

$145,301
OR:

$229,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $238,479; Detached houses: $275,447; Townhouses or other attached units: $229,633; In 2-unit structures: $305,126; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $148,272; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $228,947; Mobile homes: $87,412; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $2,738

Median gross rent in 2013: $989.

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  • Races in Talent, OR (2013)

    Talent races chart
    • 5,39487.5%White alone
    • 3305.4%Hispanic
    • 2654.3%Two or more races
    • 711.2%American Indian alone
    • 751.2%Asian alone
    • 130.2%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Talent: 97.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (15.5%), German (14.0%), Irish (11.6%), Scottish (8.3%), United States (3.5%), French (3.1%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1910

Elevation: 1635 feet

Land area: 1.26 square miles.

Population density: 4,937 people per square mile   (average).

Talent,OR real estate house value index trend

Talent, Oregon map

For population 25 years and over in Talent:

  • High school or higher: 92.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.3%
  • Unemployed: 8.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Talent city:

  • Never married: 23.1%
  • Now married: 46.3%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 20.9%

170 residents are foreign born (1.2% Europe, 0.3% Latin America).

This city:

2.7%
Oregon:

10.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,136 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,029 (1.6%)

Talent satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Medford, OR (7.6 miles , pop. 63,154).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (218.5 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (612.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Phoenix, OR (1.7 miles ), Ashland, OR (2.3 miles ), Medford, OR (2.7 miles ), Southwest Jackson, OR (3.1 miles ), Jacksonville, OR (3.3 miles ), Central Point, OR (3.4 miles ), Ruch, OR (3.6 miles ), White City, OR (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 49 buildings, average cost: $106,900
  • 1998: 23 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2002: 42 buildings, average cost: $109,400
  • 2003: 84 buildings, average cost: $98,600
  • 2004: 117 buildings, average cost: $132,900
  • 2005: 66 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2006: 43 buildings, average cost: $155,300
  • 2007: 43 buildings, average cost: $162,700
  • 2008: 17 buildings, average cost: $187,100
  • 2009: 10 buildings, average cost: $173,900
  • 2010: 13 buildings, average cost: $172,600
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $178,600
  • 2012: 25 buildings, average cost: $175,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.24 N, Longitude: 122.78 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Our name speaks for itself

Area code commonly used in this area: 541

Talent household income distribution Talent home values distribution

Crime rates in Talent by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 10112230132
per 100,000 17.40.017.616.332.532.147.70.016.348.732.3
Robberies 02031105110
per 100,000 0.035.80.049.016.316.10.080.116.316.20.0
Assaults 76223014735
per 100,000 121.7107.435.232.748.80.015.964.1114.248.780.8
Burglaries 251016613201812193112
per 100,000 434.6179.1281.898.1211.4321.4286.3192.2309.9503.4193.8
Thefts 1201061693310496118126173194115
per 100,000 2,085.91,897.92,976.4539.51,691.11,542.91,876.92,018.62,821.73,150.41,857.5
Auto thefts 17151247323434
per 100,000 295.5268.6211.365.4113.848.231.848.165.248.764.6
Arson 10100020221
per 100,000 17.40.017.60.00.00.031.80.032.632.516.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 289.8) 180.5146.0181.669.8135.8121.8142.8138.5185.4224.6138.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Talent detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 10 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.29
Oregon average:

1.53
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.4%
Oregon:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +2,709 (+94.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Talent: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Talent, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Talent-area historical earthquake activity is above Oregon state average. It is 462% 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 178.8 miles away from the city 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 110.7 miles away from Talent center
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 293.5 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 4/25/1992 at 18:06:04, a magnitude 7.2 (6.3 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.4 mi) earthquake occurred 146.8 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
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 148.1 miles away from Talent center
On 1/22/1923 at 09:04:18, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 179.2 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 Jackson County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Floods: 4, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Talent topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Talent:

  • ASHLAND COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; ASHLAND, OR)
  • LINDA VISTA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ASHLAND, OR)
  • LINDA VISTA NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ASHLAND, OR)
  • ROGUE VALLEY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MEDFORD, OR)
  • ROGUE VALLEY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MEDFORD, OR)
  • ROGUE VALLEY DIALYSIS SERVICES (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; MEDFORD, OR)
  • HEARTHSTONE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MEDFORD, OR)

Amtrak stations near Talent:

  • 6 miles: ASHLAND (STATE HWY. 99) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking.
  • 8 miles: MEDFORD (212 N. BARTLETTE ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Talent:

  • Southern Oregon University (about 6 miles; Ashland, OR; Full-time enrollment: 4,650)
  • Rogue Community College (about 34 miles; Grants Pass, OR; FT enrollment: 3,600)
  • Oregon Institute of Technology (about 52 miles; Klamath Falls, OR; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • Shasta College (about 115 miles; Redding, CA; FT enrollment: 5,645)
  • Humboldt State University (about 116 miles; Arcata, CA; FT enrollment: 7,353)
  • Lane Community College (about 124 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 6,373)
  • University of Oregon (about 126 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 23,329)

Public elementary/middle schools in Talent:

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Notable locations in Talent: Talent Park and Ride (A), Talent Public Works Department Office (B), Talent Municipal Court (C), Talent Historical Society and Museum (D), Talent City Hall (E), Talent Branch Library (F), Camelot Theatre (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attractions: Talent Historical Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 206 East Main Street), Quick Shop Market #1 (Amusement & Theme Parks; 102 South Pacific Highway).

Hotel: Good Night Inn (210 North Pacific Highway).

Jackson 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 41.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

41.1
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2004 was 1.04. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.04
U.S.:

0.30

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.25. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.25
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Talent and their reported violations in the past:

LAKESHORE VILLA RV PARK (Serves CA, Population served: 55, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-06-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-10-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (AUG-16-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (AUG-16-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-19-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-23-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.1%
(15.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.8% for Black residents, 6.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 21.9% for American Indian residents, 85.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  55.4%
Whole state:  63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.6%
Whole state:  8.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
16 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
29 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Talent, Oregon environmental map by EPA

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Talent compared to Oregon state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Talent (2011 data):

  • Umpqua Bank: Talent Branch at 201 North Pacific Hwy, branch established on 1980/03/10. 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
  • South Valley Bank & Trust: Talent Branch at 116 W Valley View Rd, branch established on 2008/11/24. Info updated 2010/07/27: Bank assets: $865.2 mil, Deposits: $771.3 mil, headquarters in Klamath Falls, OR, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: South Valley Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Oregon average:

11.4

Talent travel time to work - commute Talent mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (56%)
  • Utility gas (40%)
  • Wood (4%)

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 Talent city (based on Jackson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant25,890122
Catholic16,5656
Other10,05744
Mainline Protestant5,25223
Orthodox1002
None145,342-
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: 33
Jackson County:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 45
Jackson County:

2.26 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Jackson County:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 199
Here:

10.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

23.2%
Oregon:

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

11.1%
State:

14.2%
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
Financial Administration 2$10,628$63,7680$0
Other Government Administration 3$13,860$55,4409$2,102
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$468
Police Protection - Officers 8$40,362$60,5430$0
Police - Other 1$3,176$38,1120$0
Streets and Highways 2$9,614$57,6840$0
Parks and Recreation 1$4,182$50,1841$542
Water Supply 3$11,516$46,0640$0
Totals for Government 20$93,338$56,00311$3,112

Talent government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $1,361,000 ($218.67)
    Regular Highways: $193,000 ($31.01)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $786,000 ($126.29)
    Police Protection: $632,000 ($101.54)
    Central Staff Services: $200,000 ($32.13)
    Regular Highways: $181,000 ($29.08)
    General Public Buildings: $114,000 ($18.32)
    Parks & Recreation: $46,000 ($7.39)
    Financial Administration: $42,000 ($6.75)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000 ($3.70)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $31,000 ($4.98)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $813,000 ($130.62)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $195,000 ($31.33)

Talent government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $122,000 ($19.60)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $2,000,000 ($321.34)
    General Support: $16,000 ($2.57)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $9,000 ($1.45)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $69,000 ($11.09)
    General Revenue, NEC: $63,000 ($10.12)
    Special Assessments: $21,000 ($3.37)
    Rents: $2,000 ($0.32)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $965,000 ($155.04)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $310,000 ($49.81)
    General Support: $62,000 ($9.96)
  • Tax - Property: $536,000 ($86.12)
    Public Utilities: $274,000 ($44.02)
    NEC: $103,000 ($16.55)
    Other Selective Sales: $5,000 ($0.80)

Talent government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $6,252,000 ($1004.50)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $445,000 ($71.50)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $425,000 ($68.28)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $6,206,000 ($997.11)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $46,000 ($7.39)
    Other, NEC: $20,000 ($3.21)

Talent government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,322,000 ($212.40)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $389,000 ($62.50)

5.52% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,323 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
Oregon average:

7.22%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($242 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.04%
Oregon average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Josephine County, OR  0.51% ($28,795 average AGI)
from Multnomah County, OR  0.23% ($27,605)
from Lane County, OR  0.22% ($31,415)


5.13% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,864 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.13%
Oregon average:

6.82%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($222 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.04%
Oregon average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Josephine County, OR  0.46% ($30,343 average AGI)
to Multnomah County, OR  0.31% ($34,159)
to Lane County, OR  0.25% ($30,714)

Strongest AM radio stations in Talent:

  • KAPL (1300 AM; 20 kW; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: APPLEGATE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTMT (580 AM; 10 kW; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KSJK (1230 AM; 1 kW; TALENT, OR; Owner: ST. OF OR. ACT & ST. BD. OF HGR ED.)
  • KMED (1440 AM; 5 kW; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRTA (610 AM; 5 kW; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: OPUS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KLVB (730 AM; 1 kW; MEDFORD, OR)
  • KCMX (880 AM; 1 kW; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KGRV (700 AM; 25 kW; WINSTON, OR; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KAJO (1270 AM; 10 kW; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAGI (930 AM; 5 kW; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: SOUTHERN OREGON STATE COLLEGE)
  • KDUN (1030 AM; 50 kW; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAGO (1150 AM; 5 kW; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Talent:

  • KIFS (107.5 FM; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K204CY (88.7 FM; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K227AA (93.3 FM; ASHLAND, ETC., OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KSRG (88.3 FM; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: ST. BOARD OF HIGHER ED/SO. OR ST COL)
  • KSMF (89.1 FM; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: STATE OF OREGON/STATE BD HIGHER EDUC)
  • K216DR (91.1 FM; CENTRAL POINT, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K209CP (89.7 FM; TALENT, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K284AE (104.7 FM; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K214BO (90.7 FM; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KAKT (105.1 FM; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KTMT-FM (93.7 FM; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KLDZ (103.5 FM; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K254AD (98.7 FM; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KZZE (106.3 FM; EAGLE POINT, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCMX-FM (101.9 FM; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KKRB (106.9 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: WYNNE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KROG (96.9 FM; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: OPUS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KRRM (94.7 FM; ROGUE RIVER, OR; Owner: SHIRLEY M. BELL)
  • K290AF (105.9 FM; ROGUE RIVER, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLDR (98.3 FM; HARBECK-FRUITDALE, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Talent:

  • KMVU (Channel 26; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: BROADCASTING LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K34DJ (Channel 34; PHOENIX, ETC., OR; Owner: SOUTHERN OREGON PUBLIC TELEVISION)
  • K04EO (Channel 4; ASHLAND, ETC., OR; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF OREGON, INC.)
  • KTVL (Channel 10; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF OREGON, INC.)
  • K16CU (Channel 16; PHOENIX, TALENT, OR; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF OREGON, INC.)
  • K32DY (Channel 32; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K39EF (Channel 39; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: WATCHTV, INC.)
  • K52EE (Channel 52; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: BETTER LIFE TELEVISION)
Talent fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Talent fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • $503,000Total costs
  • 36,783Total average daily traffic
  • 3,103Total average daily truck traffic
  • 54,324Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Talent)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Work Release Center 5505 S Pacific Hwy (Lat: 42.254583 Lon: -122.793917), Call Sign: WYV310, Licensee ID: L00088033
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.430 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/02/1998, Expiration Date: 01/17/2004, Cancellation Date: 05/21/2004
    Registrant: County Of Jackson, Courthouse Annex, Medford, OR 97501
  • 104 Valley View Ave Center (Lat: 42.238750 Lon: -122.785861), Call Sign: KOL386
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.470 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/24/2004, Expiration Date: 02/13/2015
    Registrant: Talent Irrigation District, Talent, OR 97540, Phone: (541) 535-1529, Fax: (541) 535-4108, Email:
  • Talent New Resevoir (Lat: 42.227222 Lon: -122.765556), Type: Bant, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPUN342
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.995 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/11/2012, Expiration Date: 04/01/2022, Certifier: Kelly A Madding
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514
  • 200 Suncrest Rd (Lat: 42.248056 Lon: -122.786111), Type: Bant, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPUQ581
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.995 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/24/2012, Expiration Date: 04/15/2022, Certifier: Kelly A Madding
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • TALENT, Lat: 42.233500 Lon: -122.791000, Call Sign: WQHK780
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.418 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/24/2007, Expiration Date: 08/24/2017, Certifier: Lester Naught
    Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Talent)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Talent)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$197,1705$179,21820$178,0241$68,8903$188,0472$117,015
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$96,2602$136,5800$00$01$48,130
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$206,2956$211,6831$29,5801$219,3401$86,520
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$122,7101$85,0505$182,1940$01$99,5700$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$176,2600$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0017.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$184,9901$280,880
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0017.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Talent, OR
Most common first names in Talent, OR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3976.6 years
John3977.8 years
Robert3572.1 years
Charles2675.8 years
George2577.1 years
Mary2582.1 years
Dorothy2276.6 years
James2075.2 years
Richard2071.2 years
Ruth1977.6 years
Most common last names in Talent, OR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1382.2 years
Johnson1275.2 years
Davis1180.6 years
Taylor1077.0 years
Walker1077.1 years
Nelson1078.3 years
Miller979.6 years
James881.3 years
Young773.9 years
Clark782.5 years
Businesses in Talent, OR
NameCountNameCount
Circle K2U-Haul1
Subway1Walmart1
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