Tri-City, Oregon

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Population in 2010: 3,931. Population change since 2000: +11.7%
Males: 2,180  (55.5%)
Females: 1,751  (44.5%)
Median resident age:  42.8 years
Oregon median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 97457.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $42,855 (it was $33,306 in 2000)
Tri-City:

$42,855
OR:

$49,161
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,627 (it was $15,017 in 2000)

Tri-City CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $122,016 (it was $86,900 in 2000)
Tri-City:

$122,016
OR:

$223,900
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $132,152; Detached houses: $173,733; Mobile homes: $72,152

Median gross rent in 2012: $909.

Tri-City races chart
  • White alone - 3,498 (89.0%)
  • Hispanic - 176 (4.5%)
  • Two or more races - 115 (2.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 111 (2.8%)
  • Asian alone - 24 (0.6%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 5 (0.1%)
  • Black alone - 2 (0.05%)

Races in Tri-City detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Tri-City: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: Irish (18.7%), German (14.9%), English (8.9%), United States (7.2%), Scottish (3.1%), Swedish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 7.57 square miles.

Population density: 520 people per square mile   (low).

Tri-City,OR real estate house value index trend

Tri-City, Oregon map

For population 25 years and over in Tri-City:

  • High school or higher: 78.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.3%
  • Unemployed: 8.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tri-City CDP:

  • Never married: 25.9%
  • Now married: 47.0%
  • Separated: 5.4%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 15.3%

64 residents are foreign born

This place:  1.7%
Oregon:  9.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $811 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $732 (0.7%)

Tri-City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Medford, OR (51.0 miles , pop. 63,154).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (169.9 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (671.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Myrtle Creek, OR (1.7 miles ), Riddle, OR (2.0 miles ), Canyonville, OR (2.1 miles ), Days Creek, OR (2.7 miles ), Dillard, OR (3.1 miles ), Winston, OR (3.2 miles ), Tenmile, OR (3.4 miles ), Green, OR (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 42.99 N, Longitude: 123.31 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 541

Tri-City household income distribution Tri-City home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.1%
Oregon:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (22%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (16%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Woodworkers (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (10%)
  • Cashiers (9%)
  • Child care workers (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)

Work and jobs in Tri-City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Tri-City, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Tri-City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oregon state average. It is 425% 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 196.1 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 139.7 miles away from Tri-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 144.5 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 184.6 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 186.8 miles away from Tri-City center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 345.6 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).
Tri-City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Tri-City:

  • UMPQUA VALLEY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 3 miles away; MYRTLE CREEK, OR)
  • AVALON HOME HEALTH, LLC (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; ROSEBURG, OR)
  • DOUGLAS HOME CARE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 16 miles away; ROSEBURG, OR)
  • DOUGLAS COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 16 miles away; ROSEBURG, OR)
  • DOUGLAS COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ROSEBURG, OR)
  • UMPQUA VALLEY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ROSEBURG, OR)

Amtrak station near Tri-City:

  • 16 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 Tri-City:

  • Rogue Community College (about 41 miles; Grants Pass, OR; Full-time enrollment: 3,600)
  • Southern Oregon University (about 64 miles; Ashland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • Lane Community College (about 72 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 6,373)
  • University of Oregon (about 74 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 23,329)
  • Oregon Institute of Technology (about 93 miles; Klamath Falls, OR; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • Oregon State University (about 109 miles; Corvallis, OR; FT enrollment: 23,206)
  • Linn-Benton Community College (about 111 miles; Albany, OR; FT enrollment: 4,511)

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Notable location: Tri - City Rural Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location 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 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.46
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 21.5%
(15.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.8% for American Indian residents, 71.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  70.6%
Whole state:  63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  10.9%
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: 0.1% of all households
5 people in nursing homes in 2000
3 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Tri-City compared to Oregon state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Tri-City travel time to work - commute Tri-City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (65%)
  • Utility gas (20%)
  • Wood (13%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • No fuel used (0%)

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 Tri-City CDP (based on Douglas County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 25.39%
Here: 25.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionLDS (Mormon) ChurchSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of Christ
Adherents19.4%12.0%10.5%7.7%6.7%
Congregations4.3%6.4%5.0%5.0%10.7%
NameAssemblies of GodUnited Methodist ChurchInternational Church of the Foursquare GospelConservative Baptist Association of AmericaOther
Adherents5.3%4.6%4.2%3.5%25.9%
Congregations9.3%8.6%2.9%3.6%44.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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 Tri-City:

  • 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)
  • KAJO (1270 AM; 10 kW; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAPL (1300 AM; 20 kW; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: APPLEGATE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KQEN (1240 AM; 1 kW; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTMT (580 AM; 10 kW; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KAGI (930 AM; 5 kW; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: SOUTHERN OREGON STATE COLLEGE)
  • KWRO (630 AM; 5 kW; COQUILLE, OR; Owner: COQUILLE RIVER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KRTA (610 AM; 5 kW; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: OPUS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRNR (1490 AM; 1 kW; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: DOUGLAS COUNTY TRICASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tri-City:

  • KKMX (104.3 FM; TRI CITY, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K232DB (94.3 FM; MYRTLE CREEK, OR; Owner: RAIDER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K255AJ (98.9 FM; MYRTLE CREEK, OR; Owner: RAIDER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLOV-FM (89.3 FM; WINCHESTER, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K205DM (88.9 FM; GLIDE, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, 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.)
  • K259AE (99.7 FM; WOLF CREEK, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KRSB-FM (103.1 FM; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAVJ (101.1 FM; SUTHERLIN, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, 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.)
  • 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.)
  • K266AC (101.1 FM; ROGUE RIVER, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KROG (96.9 FM; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: OPUS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KLDR (98.3 FM; HARBECK-FRUITDALE, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KKRB (106.9 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: WYNNE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Tri-City:

  • K19AD (Channel 19; TRI CITY, OR; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • K13HM (Channel 13; MYRTLE CREEK, OR; Owner: SOUTH WEST OREGON TV BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KOBI (Channel 5; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K32ET (Channel 32; CANYONVILLE, OR; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K43DI (Channel 43; CANYONVILLE, ETC., OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K02CG (Channel 2; CANYONVILLE, ETC., OR; Owner: 3-CITIES TELEVISION CLUB, INC.)
  • K07KT (Channel 7; CANYONVILLE, ETC., OR; Owner: CALIFORNIA OREGON BROADCASTING INC.)
  • K11GH (Channel 11; TRI CITY, ETC., OR; Owner: SOUTH WEST OREGON TV BROADCASTING CORP.)
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