Tenmile, Oregon

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Population in July 2007: 9,469.
Males: 4,691  (49.5%)
Females: 4,778  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  38.8 years
Oregon median age:  36.3 years

Zip code: 97496

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,473 (it was $32,297 in 2000)
Tenmile:

$39,473
OR:

$50,251

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,829 (it was $14,415 in 2000)

Tenmile CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $150,550 (it was $90,900 in 2000)
Tenmile:

$150,550
OR:

$229,700
  • Races in Tenmile, OR (2000)

    Tenmile races chart
    • 8,53793.1%White alone
    • 2302.5%Hispanic
    • 2032.2%Two or more races
    • 1401.5%American Indian alone
    • 260.3%Asian alone
    • 140.2%Other race alone
    • 120.1%Black alone
    • 90.10%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Tenmile: 95.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 307.5 square miles.

Population density: 31 people per square mile   (very low).

Tenmile, Oregon map

For population 25 years and over in Tenmile:

  • High school or higher: 78.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tenmile CCD:

  • Never married: 18.7%
  • Now married: 64.2%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

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

Tenmile CCD:  1.0% ($941)
Oregon:  1.2% ($1,687)
Tenmile satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Medford, OR (60.2 miles , pop. 63,154).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (168.2 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (679.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Dillard, OR (2.4 miles ), Winston, OR (2.7 miles ), Lookingglass, OR (3.0 miles ), Green, OR (3.1 miles ), Riddle, OR (3.3 miles ), Tri-City, OR (3.4 miles ), Myrtle Creek, OR (3.5 miles ), Roseburg, OR (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 43.05 N, Longitude: 123.52 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 541

Tenmile household income distribution Tenmile home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.1%
Oregon:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Wood products (28%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Wood products (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Woodworkers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Tenmile, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Tenmile-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oregon state average. It is 420% 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 193.5 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 140.2 miles away from Tenmile 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 138.8 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 179.8 miles away from the city center
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 189.1 miles away from Tenmile center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 350.6 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
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 (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Mudslides: 2, Winds: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Tenmile:

  • UMPQUA VALLEY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; MYRTLE CREEK, OR)
  • DOUGLAS COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ROSEBURG, OR)
  • AVALON HOME HEALTH, LLC (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; ROSEBURG, OR)
  • DOUGLAS COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 14 miles away; ROSEBURG, OR)
  • DOUGLAS HOME CARE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; ROSEBURG, OR)
  • UMPQUA VALLEY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ROSEBURG, OR)
  • VA ROSEBURG HEALTHCARE SYSTEM (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, about 15 miles away; ROSEBURG, OR)

Amtrak station near Tenmile:

  • 14 miles: ROSEBURG (835 SE STEPHENS ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tenmile:

  • Rogue Community College (about 45 miles; Grants Pass, OR; Full-time enrollment: 3,600)
  • Lane Community College (about 71 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 6,373)
  • University of Oregon (about 73 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 23,329)
  • Southern Oregon University (about 74 miles; Ashland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • Oregon Institute of Technology (about 105 miles; Klamath Falls, OR; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • Oregon State University (about 106 miles; Corvallis, OR; FT enrollment: 23,206)
  • Linn-Benton Community College (about 108 miles; Albany, OR; FT enrollment: 4,511)

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Notable locations in Tenmile: Bear Creek Recreation Site (A), Winston - Dillard Water District Water Treatment Plant (B), Big Burn Camp (C), South Umpqua Safety Rest Area (D), Bradford Warden Station (E), Ben Irving Reservoir County Park Boat Ramp (F), Camas Valley Fire Department Station 2 (G), Winston City Hall (H), Winston Dillard Rural Fire Protection District (I), Tenmile Rural Fire Protection District (J), Camas Valley Fire Department Station 1 (K), Winston Public Works (L), Winston Municipal Court (M), Community Center Winston Branch Library (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Willis Creek Cemetery (1), Patterson Cemetery (2), McGuire Cemetery (3), Cox Cemetery (4), Civil Bend Cemetery (5), Murray Cemetery (6), Tenmile Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Fox Pond (A), Harris Reservoir (B), Berry Creek Reservoir (C), Edward Wageman Reservoir (D), Kinnan Reservoir (E), Rodger Iverson Reservoir (F), Denn Reservoir (G), Turquoise Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: North Creek (A), Perron Creek (B), Adams Creek (C), Panther Creek (D), Bar Creek (E), Barrett Creek (F), Battle Creek (G), Berry Creek (H), Bingham Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Tenmile include: Dave Busenbark County Park (1), Winston Dillard County Park (2), Severt-Iverson County Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Douglas 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 2006 was 35.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

35.8
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 8.46. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.46
U.S.:

9.14

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

TENMILE STORE (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
TREATS HWY 42 CAFE (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between JAN-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: COLIPHAGE
  • 17 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  70.8%
Whole state:  63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.2%
Whole state:  8.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

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

13.1%
Whole state:

11.6%

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

4.2%
Whole state:

5.0%

People in group quarters in Tenmile in 2010:

  • 31 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 20 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 3 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Tenmile in 2000:

  • 19 people in other group homes
  • 7 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 7 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 5 people in nursing homes
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Tenmile compared to Oregon state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students 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:

9.8
Oregon average:

11.5

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (48%)
  • Wood (23%)
  • Utility gas (22%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • 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 Tenmile CCD (based on Douglas County data)

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
Douglas County:

2.88 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

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

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

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

2.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.3%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Douglas County:

32.1%
Oregon:

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

11.4%
State:

14.2%

5.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,268 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.01%
Oregon average:

7.22%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($232 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.03%
Oregon average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lane County, OR  0.50% ($25,348 average AGI)
from Coos County, OR  0.30% ($26,162)
from Jackson County, OR  0.24% ($30,069)


4.86% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,769 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.86%
Oregon average:

6.82%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($163 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.04%
Oregon average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lane County, OR  0.78% ($25,789 average AGI)
to Coos County, OR  0.28% ($30,447)
to Jackson County, OR  0.22% ($29,238)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tenmile:

  • KGRV (700 AM; 25 kW; WINSTON, OR; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KTBR (950 AM; 3 kW; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: JPR FOUNDATION INC.)
  • KDUN (1030 AM; 50 kW; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWRO (630 AM; 5 kW; COQUILLE, OR; Owner: COQUILLE RIVER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KQEN (1240 AM; 1 kW; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAJO (1270 AM; 10 kW; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAPL (1300 AM; 20 kW; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: APPLEGATE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KRNR (1490 AM; 1 kW; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: DOUGLAS COUNTY TRICASTERS, INC.)
  • KAGI (930 AM; 5 kW; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: SOUTHERN OREGON STATE COLLEGE)
  • KTMT (580 AM; 10 kW; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tenmile:

  • KLOV-FM (89.3 FM; WINCHESTER, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KKMX (104.3 FM; TRI CITY, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRSB-FM (103.1 FM; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K205DM (88.9 FM; GLIDE, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K232DB (94.3 FM; MYRTLE CREEK, OR; Owner: RAIDER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K255AJ (98.9 FM; MYRTLE CREEK, OR; Owner: RAIDER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSOR (90.1 FM; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON STATE BOARD OF HIGHER EDUC.)
  • K222AF (92.3 FM; AZALEA, OR; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K261BF (100.1 FM; BLACK BUTTE, ETC., OR; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KAVJ (101.1 FM; SUTHERLIN, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K259AE (99.7 FM; WOLF CREEK, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K201AI (88.1 FM; ROSEBURG, ETC., OR; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K249BS (97.7 FM; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KLDZ (103.5 FM; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRRM (94.7 FM; ROGUE RIVER, OR; Owner: SHIRLEY M. BELL)
  • K290AF (105.9 FM; ROGUE RIVER, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KROG (96.9 FM; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: OPUS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • K266AC (101.1 FM; ROGUE RIVER, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLDR (98.3 FM; HARBECK-FRUITDALE, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • K280BJ (103.9 FM; SUTHERLIN, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Tenmile:

  • K33FE (Channel 33; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K66BF (Channel 66; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • K47HT (Channel 47; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: BETTER LIFE TELEVISION)
  • K62DR (Channel 62; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K07IL (Channel 7; WINSTON, OR; Owner: KEZI, INC.)
  • K19AD (Channel 19; TRI CITY, OR; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Tenmile, Lat: 43.093111 Lon: -123.552778, Type: Mast, Structure height: 3 m, Call Sign: WQJW279
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/21/2009, Expiration Date: 01/21/2019, Certifier: Christopher A Hutton
    Registrant: Dc Wilress Isp, Inc., 1604 Ne Vine St. #2, Roseburg, OR 97470, Phone: (541) 672-3793, Fax: (541) 672-4648

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KA7VSG
    Grant Date: 07/03/1995, Expiration Date: 07/03/2005, Cancellation Date: 07/04/2007
    Registrant: Marie E Brock, Tenmile, OR 97481
  • Call Sign: KB7LSE
    Grant Date: 10/02/1990, Expiration Date: 10/02/2000, Cancellation Date: 10/03/2002
    Registrant: Douglas T Steidl, 7551 Hwy 42, Tenmile, OR 97481
  • Call Sign: KB7RXS, Licensee ID: L00626964
    Grant Date: 01/27/2003, Expiration Date: 01/19/2013, Cancellation Date: 11/09/2007, Certifier: Tim R Draper
    Registrant: Tim R Draper, Tenmile, OR 97481
  • Call Sign: KF6RAV, Licensee ID: L01370964
    Grant Date: 02/19/2008, Expiration Date: 05/19/2018, Certifier: Kevin P Reed
    Registrant: Kevin P Reed, 2262 Tenmile Valley Rd, Tenmile, OR 97481
  • Call Sign: KD7QZA, Licensee ID: L00503803
    Grant Date: 01/31/2012, Expiration Date: 04/19/2022, Certifier: Martin D Struss
    Registrant: Martin D Struss, Tenmile, OR 97481
  • Call Sign: KE7OES, Licensee ID: L01387357
    Grant Date: 07/12/2007, Expiration Date: 07/12/2017, Certifier: John E Hannan
    Registrant: John E Hannan, Tenmile, OR 97481
  • Call Sign: KE7PQT, Previous Call Sign: KB7RXS, Licensee ID: L00626964
    Grant Date: 01/27/2003, Expiration Date: 01/19/2013, Certifier: Tim R Draper
    Registrant: Tim R Draper, Tenmile, OR 97481

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177RG (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-360-A1B6D (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 34226 , Serial Number: 177RG0986, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 08/25/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Marc Girardet, 3055 Tenmile Valley Rd, Tenmile, OR 97481

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 10
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tenmile, OR
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