Wingville, Oregon

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Population in July 2007: 1,842.
Males: 942  (51.1%)
Females: 900  (48.9%)
Median resident age:

43.3 years
Oregon median age:

36.3 years

Zip code: 97814

Estimated median household income in 2017: $59,878 (it was $38,723 in 2000)
Wingville:

$59,878
OR:

$60,212

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $33,696 (it was $19,392 in 2000)

Wingville CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $280,104 (it was $142,200 in 2000)
Wingville:

$280,104
OR:

$319,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $237,761; detached houses: $244,423; townhouses or other attached units: $254,043; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $145,208; mobile homes: $202,231; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $11,428
March 2019 cost of living index in Wingville: 96.0 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Wingville, OR (2000)
    • 1,85396.3%White alone
    • 311.6%Hispanic
    • 231.2%Two or more races
    • 120.6%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Asian alone
    • 10.05%Black alone
    • 10.05%Other race alone

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

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Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 3399 feet

Land area: 256.7 square miles.

Population density: 7.2 people per square mile   (very low).

Wingville, Oregon map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Wingville CCD:

0.6% ($902)
Oregon:

1.2% ($1,687)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kennewick, WA (105.6 miles , pop. 54,693).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (225.8 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (747.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Haines, OR (2.3 miles ),
North Powder, OR (3.4 miles ),
Sumpter, OR (3.5 miles),
Baker City, OR (3.6 miles ),
Granite, OR (4.4 miles),
Hereford, OR (4.7 miles ),
Union, OR (4.9 miles ),
Starkey, OR (5.0 miles)

Latitude: 44.89 N, Longitude: 118.05 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 541

Distribution of median household income in Wingville, OR in 2017
Wingville satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.3%
Oregon:

4.6%
Most common industries in Wingville, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (20.5%)
  • Educational services (11.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Wood products (5.7%)
  • Health care (5.7%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (22.0%)
  • Construction (10.5%)
  • Wood products (10.3%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (18.8%)
  • Educational services (17.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.4%)
  • Health care (8.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Wingville, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (15.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.6%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (15.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (14.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.9%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.9%)

Average climate in Wingville, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Wingville, Oregon average temperatures Wingville, Oregon average precipitation Wingville, Oregon humidity Wingville, Oregon wind speed Wingville, Oregon snowfall Wingville, Oregon sunshine Wingville, Oregon clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2017 was 65.7. This is about average.

City:

65.7
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 8.32. This is about average. There were 0 monitors within city limits.

City:

8.32
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Wingville-area historical earthquake activity is below Oregon state average. It is 157% 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 216.8 miles away from the city 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 305.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 363.8 miles away from Wingville center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 268.8 miles away from the city 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 265.6 miles away from Wingville center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 265.3 miles away from the city 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 Baker County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Wingville:

  • ST ALPHONSUS MEDICAL CENTER - BAKER CITY, INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; BAKER CITY, OR)
  • TRINITY ST ELIZABETH HEALTH SERVICES, INC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BAKER CITY, OR)
  • L AND M CEDAR MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BAKER, OR)
  • GUARDIAN HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; BAKER CITY, OR)

Amtrak station near Wingville:

  • 14 miles: BAKER CITY (515 CAMPBELL ST.) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wingville:

  • Eastern Oregon University (about 30 miles; La Grande, OR; Full-time enrollment: 3,127)
  • Treasure Valley Community College (about 81 miles; Ontario, OR; FT enrollment: 2,055)
  • Walla Walla Community College (about 83 miles; Walla Walla, WA; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • Columbia Basin College (about 108 miles; Pasco, WA; FT enrollment: 5,111)
  • Lewis-Clark State College (about 117 miles; Lewiston, ID; FT enrollment: 3,199)
  • College of Western Idaho (about 117 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 6,300)
  • Northwest Nazarene University (about 118 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 2,290)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Wingville: Malloy Cabin (A), Camp Lee (B), Dutch Flat Creek Trailhead (C), Killamacue Trailhead (D), Anthony Lakes Shoreline Recreation Site (E), Marble Creek Recreation Site (F), Anthony Lake Campground (G), Haines Stampede Rodeo Grounds (H), Rocky Ford Campground (I), Rock Creek Powerplant (J), Yankey Sawmill (K), Haines Fire Protection District Muddy Creek Road (L), Haines Fire Protection District Cole Road (M), Eastern Oregon Museum (N), Baker Rural Fire Protection District Pine Creek Lane (O), Haines 1800s Dick Camp Memorial Park (P), Haines City Hall (Q), Haines Public Works Department Office (R), Baker County Library Haines Branch Library (S). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Haines Cemetery (1), Rock Creek Cemetery (2), Wingville Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Goodrich Lake (A), Haines Pond Number One (B), Haines Pond Number Two (C), Hoffer Lakes (D), Killamacue Lake (E), Lilypad Lake (F), Little Summit Lake (G), Lost Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Hutchinson Slough (A), Dutch Creek (B), Big Muddy Creek (C), Antone Creek (D), Anthony Creek (E), Bear Creek (F), Tibbs Creek (G), Birch Creek (H), Christensen Slough (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Wingville include: Ebell Picnic Area (1), Elkhorn Wildlife Area (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Baker 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 place:

2.5 people
Oregon:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

63.5%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

3.7%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

12.2%
Whole state:

11.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

5.8%
Whole state:

5.0%
4 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill in 2000
4 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Wingville:

Marital status in Wingville, OR
  • Never married: 16.8%
  • Now married: 67.5%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

For population 25 years and over in Wingville:

  • High school or higher: 89.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Oregon average:

11.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wingville, OR (based on Baker County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,77821
Other1,5158
Catholic1,1963
Mainline Protestant5956
None11,050-
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: 9
Baker County:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Baker County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.26 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Baker County:

4.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

13.20 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

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

9.8%
State:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

25.3%
Oregon:

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

13.0%
State:

14.2%

6.36% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,586 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.36%
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 Union County, OR  0.80% ($35,978 average AGI)
from Ada County, ID  0.47% ($37,630)
from Multnomah County, OR  0.42% ($25,458)


5.71% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,150 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.71%
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 Union County, OR  0.75% ($29,860 average AGI)
to Ada County, ID  0.45% ($53,192)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wingville:

  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBKR (1490 AM; 1 kW; BAKER, OR; Owner: GRANDE 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.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KBSU (730 AM; 15 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFLD (870 AM; 10 kW; PASCO, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUMA (1290 AM; 5 kW; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: ROUND-UP RADIO, INC.)
  • KOTK (1080 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wingville:

  • KCMB (104.7 FM; BAKER, OR; Owner: OREGON TRAIL RADIO, INC.)
  • K214CF (90.7 FM; BAKER, OR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KUBQ (98.7 FM; LA GRANDE, OR; Owner: GRANDE RADIO, INC.)
  • K208DB (89.5 FM; ENTERPRISE, ETC., OR; Owner: WALLOWA VALLEY TV ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • K234AD (94.7 FM; ENTERPRISE, OR; Owner: WALLOWA VALLEY TV ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KWRL (99.9 FM; LA GRANDE, OR; Owner: KSRV, INC.)
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wingville, OR
  • 38.6%Wood
  • 22.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 18.7%Electricity
  • 16.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.8%Other fuel
  • 1.7%Utility gas
  • 0.5%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wingville, OR
  • 38.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 28.7%Electricity
  • 17.3%Wood
  • 16.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Wingville compared to Oregon state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Wingville on our top lists:

  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospices or homes for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"
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