Ukiah, Oregon

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Population in 2017: 191 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -25.1%
Males: 106  (55.8%)
Females: 85  (44.2%)
Median resident age:

45.5 years
Oregon median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 97880.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $35,244 (it was $34,773 in 2000)
Ukiah:

$35,244
OR:

$60,212

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $19,204 (it was $13,945 in 2000)

Ukiah city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $107,573 (it was $57,500 in 2000)
Ukiah:

$107,573
OR:

$319,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $112,323; detached houses: $174,277; mobile homes: $69,134

Median gross rent in 2017: $869.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ukiah: 87.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 24.8%
(14.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 90.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 55.6% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Ukiah, OR (2010)
    • 16387.6%White alone
    • 84.3%Hispanic
    • 63.2%Asian alone
    • 42.2%American Indian alone
    • 31.6%Other race alone
    • 21.1%Two or more races

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

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Ancestries: German (15.9%), British (11.0%), English (9.8%), European (6.1%), Irish (6.1%), Scottish (6.1%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1969

Elevation: 3353 feet

Land area: 0.21 square miles.

Population density: 900 people per square mile   (low).

Ukiah, Oregon map

8 residents are foreign born (1.2% Africa, 0.8% Europe, 0.8% Asia, 0.8% North America, 0.4% Latin America).

This city:

3.1%
Oregon:

9.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $831 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $579 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kennewick, WA (74.8 miles , pop. 54,693).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (180.4 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (764.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Pilot Rock, OR (5.0 miles ),
Starkey, OR (5.3 miles),
Long Creek, OR (5.5 miles ),
Monument, OR (5.7 miles),
Granite, OR (5.8 miles),
Heppner, OR (5.8 miles ),
Tutuilla, OR (6.0 miles ),
Greenhorn, OR (6.0 miles)

Latitude: 45.13 N, Longitude: 118.93 W

Area code: 541

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

Ukiah satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.9%
Oregon:

4.6%
Population change in the 1990s: +5 (+2.0%).
Most common industries in Ukiah, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (29.1%)
  • Educational services (20.4%)
  • Construction (8.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.9%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.9%)
  • Public administration (3.9%)
  • Health care (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (30.9%)
  • Construction (16.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (9.1%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Wood products (5.5%)
  • Lumber & other construction materials merchant wholesalers (5.5%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (33.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (27.1%)
  • Public administration (8.3%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (6.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Food (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Ukiah, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Life and physical scientists (5.8%)
  • Cashiers (4.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.1%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention workers, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Life and physical scientists (7.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.5%)
  • Life, physical, and social science technicians (5.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (14.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (14.6%)
  • Cashiers (10.4%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (8.3%)
  • Librarians, curators, and archivists (6.3%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6.3%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention workers, including supervisors (4.2%)

Average climate in Ukiah, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Ukiah-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oregon state average. It is 164% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 263.0 miles away from Ukiah center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 328.6 miles away from Ukiah center
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 224.9 miles away from Ukiah 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 221.1 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 407.6 miles away from Ukiah center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 221.9 miles away from Ukiah center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Umatilla County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ukiah topographic map

Airports located in Ukiah:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ukiah:

  • Eastern Oregon University (about 43 miles; La Grande, OR; Full-time enrollment: 3,127)
  • Walla Walla Community College (about 73 miles; Walla Walla, WA; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • Columbia Basin College (about 78 miles; Pasco, WA; FT enrollment: 5,111)
  • Treasure Valley Community College (about 124 miles; Ontario, OR; FT enrollment: 2,055)
  • Yakima Valley Community College (about 127 miles; Yakima, WA; FT enrollment: 3,632)
  • Lewis-Clark State College (about 128 miles; Lewiston, ID; FT enrollment: 3,199)
  • Washington State University (about 140 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)

Public high school in Ukiah:

  • UKIAH SCHOOL (Students: 44, Location: 201 HILL ST, Grades: KG-12)
See full list of schools located in Ukiah

Library in Ukiah:

  • UKIAH PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $21,096; Location: 201 HILL ST; 14,500 books; 1,050 audio materials; 1,100 video materials; 27 state licensed databases; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Ukiah: Ukiah Public / School Library (A), North Fork John Day Ranger Station (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Antlers Inn (Main Street).

Umatilla County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Oregon:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

60.8%
Whole state:

63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.8%
Whole state:

8.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

12 people in college/university student housing in 2010
7 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
13 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Ukiah:

Marital status in Ukiah, OR
  • Never married: 37.6%
  • Now married: 36.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 1.2%
  • Divorced: 24.4%

For population 25 years and over in Ukiah:

  • High school or higher: 90.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 14.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
Oregon average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ukiah, OR (based on Umatilla County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic11,4026
Evangelical Protestant9,81675
Other5,10717
Mainline Protestant3,57524
None45,989-
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: 16
Umatilla County:

2.18 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Umatilla County:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
This county:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Here:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
Here:

7.92 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

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

7.8%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Umatilla County:

32.4%
Oregon:

25.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Umatilla County:

16.9%
Oregon:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ukiah:

47.5%
Oregon:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

41.3%
Oregon:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Ukiah:

29.5
Oregon:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.6%
Oregon:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Ukiah:

12.7%
Oregon:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

37.0%
Oregon:

33.1%

General health condition:
Ukiah:

53.0%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Ukiah:

74.9%
Oregon:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ukiah, 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
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$1,947
Transit 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 3$1,947

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $197,000 ($1031.41)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $39,000 ($204.19)
    Central Staff Services: $18,000 ($94.24)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($73.30)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($68.06)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($31.41)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($15.71)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($10.47)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($20.94)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $13,000 ($68.06)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($47.12)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $26,000 ($136.13)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $6,000 ($31.41)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($20.94)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,000 ($15.71)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($10.47)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($10.47)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($20.94)
    Rents: $1,000 ($5.24)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $73,000 ($382.20)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $17,000 ($89.01)
    General Local Government Support: $7,000 ($36.65)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($15.71)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($5.24)
  • Tax - Property: $14,000 ($73.30)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,000 ($5.24)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $866,000 ($4534.03)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $828,000 ($4335.08)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $38,000 ($198.95)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $326,000 ($1706.81)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $27,000 ($141.36)

5.53% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($39,247 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
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 Walla Walla County, WA  0.53% ($34,978 average AGI)
from Morrow County, OR  0.45% ($40,698)
from Benton County, WA  0.28% ($36,342)


6.03% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,512 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.03%
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 Walla Walla County, WA  0.62% ($35,663 average AGI)
to Benton County, WA  0.54% ($48,820)
to Morrow County, OR  0.42% ($40,266)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ukiah:

  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KUMA (1290 AM; 5 kW; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: ROUND-UP RADIO, INC.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KFLD (870 AM; 10 kW; PASCO, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • KONA (610 AM; 5 kW; KENNEWICK-RICHLAND-P, WA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KEX (1190 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ukiah:

  • KUBQ (98.7 FM; LA GRANDE, OR; Owner: GRANDE RADIO, INC.)
  • KUMA-FM (107.7 FM; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: ROUND-UP RADIO, INC.)
  • KCMB (104.7 FM; BAKER, OR; Owner: OREGON TRAIL RADIO, INC.)
  • KRBM (90.9 FM; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 39ft / 12.0mTotal length
  • 1,274Total average daily traffic
  • 283Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,153Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Buckaroo Ranch (Lat: 45.038889 Lon: -119.071389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15.2 m, Overall height: 18.2 m, Call Sign: WQEV857,
    Assigned Frequencies: 9300.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/28/2006, Expiration Date: 04/28/2016, Cancellation Date: 07/02/2016, Certifier: Kenneth Casey, Registrant: Fox Ridge Communications Inc., 122 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-7991, Fax: (717) 334-5656, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • UKIAH, Corner State & Camus Sts. (Lat: 45.133194 Lon: -118.933583), Overall height: 10.1 m, Call Sign: WFY901,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2112.00 MHz, Grant Date: 01/17/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/17/2002, Phone: (360) 905-6839

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 1 Buckaroo Ranch (Lat: 45.040833 Lon: -119.105000), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WQEN788,
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.850 MHz, Grant Date: 03/14/2006, Expiration Date: 03/14/2016, Cancellation Date: 05/14/2016, Certifier: Kenneth Casey, Registrant: Fox Ridge Communications Inc, 122 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-7991, Fax: (717) 334-5656, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ukiah)
Most common first names in Ukiah, OR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William471.5 years
Donald377.3 years
James370.7 years
Frank274.5 years
Charles272.0 years
John278.5 years
Loren266.0 years
Lulu280.0 years
Paul266.0 years
Philip257.5 years
Most common last names in Ukiah, OR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Arbogast372.0 years
Corley376.6 years
Blevins359.7 years
Kendall365.7 years
Alberts277.0 years
Hinton290.0 years
Fletcher283.0 years
Harsin272.5 years
Brehm281.0 years
Howard274.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ukiah, OR
  • 53.3%Wood
  • 22.2%Electricity
  • 15.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ukiah, OR
  • 40.0%Electricity
  • 20.0%Wood
  • 17.8%Utility gas
  • 17.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Ukiah compared to Oregon state average:

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