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Curry County, Oregon (OR)

County population in 2019: 23,132 (61% urban, 39% rural); it was 21,137 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,674
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,543
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,961
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,200 (it was 2,582 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

38%

Land area: 1627 sq. mi.

Water area: 361.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 14 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Curry County: 89.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (21.9%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (15.5%), Public administration (14.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 59%
  • Government: 29%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 11%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Curry County, OR (2019)
    • 19,74285.6%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,7007.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,1214.9%Two or more races
    • 2621.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1260.5%Asian alone
    • 990.4%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
Median resident age:

56.9 years
Oregon median age:

39.7 years
Males: 11,403  (49.3%)
Females: 11,729  (50.7%)
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Average household size:
Curry County:

2.0 people
Oregon:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $51,709 ($30,117 in 1999)
This county:

$51,709
Oregon:

$67,058

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $871 (lower quartile is $664, upper quartile is $1,107)
This county:

$871
State:

$1063


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $301,444 (it was $125,000 in 2000)
Curry:

$301,444
Oregon:

$354,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $189,028 - $411,290

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $382,579
Here:

$382,579
State:

$422,890

Townhouses or other attached units: $238,425
Here:

$238,425
State:

$360,411

In 2-unit structures: $323,973
Here:

$323,973
State:

$298,318

Mobile homes: $168,263
Here:

$168,263
State:

$144,252

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $47,951
Here:

$47,951
State:

$59,096

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,493
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $425

Institutionalized population: 105

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 36
  • Thefts: 86
  • Auto thefts: 9

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 65
  • Thefts: 137
  • Auto thefts: 15
Curry County, OR map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 96 buildings, average cost: $142,800
  • 1998: 92 buildings, average cost: $124,800
  • 1999: 98 buildings, average cost: $171,900
  • 2000: 83 buildings, average cost: $168,900
  • 2001: 92 buildings, average cost: $174,100
  • 2002: 99 buildings, average cost: $188,900
  • 2003: 158 buildings, average cost: $203,400
  • 2004: 133 buildings, average cost: $220,500
  • 2005: 157 buildings, average cost: $225,900
  • 2006: 135 buildings, average cost: $207,000
  • 2007: 56 buildings, average cost: $279,900
  • 2008: 37 buildings, average cost: $244,300
  • 2009: 36 buildings, average cost: $206,300
  • 2010: 27 buildings, average cost: $265,900
  • 2011: 21 buildings, average cost: $250,600
  • 2012: 19 buildings, average cost: $282,500
  • 2013: 24 buildings, average cost: $265,500
  • 2014: 29 buildings, average cost: $283,500
  • 2015: 40 buildings, average cost: $236,100
  • 2016: 54 buildings, average cost: $214,100
  • 2017: 43 buildings, average cost: $262,300
  • 2018: 45 buildings, average cost: $266,600
  • 2019: 72 buildings, average cost: $282,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Curry, OR residents
Average permit cost in Curry, OR
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,933 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,643 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Curry, OR in 2019
Distribution of house value in Curry, OR in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Curry, OR in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.7%
Curry County:

10.7%
Oregon:

11.4%
(10.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.0% for American Indian residents, 11.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 56.9 years old
(Males: 56.2 years old, Females: 57.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 58.9 years old, Black residents: 37.1 years old, American Indian residents: 58.1 years old, Asian residents: 58.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 37.7 years old, Other race residents: 27.8 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Curry County is $505 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $596 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $871 a month.

Cities in this county include: Brookings, Harbor, Gold Beach, Port Orford, Nesika Beach, Langlois, Agness, Pistol River.

Curry County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Neighboring counties: Cumberland County, Maine , Worcester County, Massachusetts , Green County, Wisconsin , Minidoka County, Idaho , Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska , Watonwan County, Minnesota .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.1%
Oregon:

5.5%

Unemployment by year in Curry, OR
County total employment by year in Curry, OR
County average yearly wages by year in Curry, OR

Current college students: 463
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 90.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 25.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 746 (72.8% naturalized citizens)

Curry County:

3.2%
Whole state:

9.7%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 332010 or later
  • 622000 to 2009
  • 2211990 to 1999
  • 1151980 to 1989
  • 431970 to 1979
  • 487Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 91.0%

Curry County marital status for males Curry County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,303
  • One, attached: 476
  • Two: 380
  • 3 or 4: 325
  • 5 to 9: 350
  • 10 to 19: 233
  • 20 to 49: 279
  • 50 or more: 183
  • Mobile homes: 2,295
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 251

Housing units in Curry County with a mortgage: 3,682 (56 second mortgage, 287 home equity loan, 72 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,083

Here:

42.9% with mortgage
State:

66.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Curry County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,04325
Catholic1,5603
Other1,2688
Mainline Protestant7107
None16,783-
Curry County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Curry County:

4.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Curry County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 34
This county:

15.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.93 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Curry County:

9.7%
Oregon:

7.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Curry County:

25.4%
State:

25.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.4%
State:

14.2%

Agriculture in Curry County:

Average size of farms: 340 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $56,679
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $2611.83
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 34.70%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 33.82%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $70,141
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 4.22%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 47.29%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $51,513
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.47%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 10.19
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.70%
Vegetables: 4 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 64 acres

Earthquake activity:

Curry County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Oregon state average. It is 2891% 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 134.7 miles away from Curry County 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 89.1 miles away from the county 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 80.8 miles away from the county center
On 6/15/2005 at 02:50:54, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 MW, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 115.3 miles away from the county 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) earthquake occurred 120.6 miles away from Curry County 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 142.1 miles away from the county center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Oregon Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4499-OR: March 28, 2020, FEMA Id: 4499, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Oregon Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, And Mudslides, Incident Period: April 6, 2019 - April 21, 2019, FEMA Id: 4452, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • Oregon Severe Winter Storms, Flooding, Landslides, And Mudslides, Incident Period: February 23, 2019 - February 26, 2019, FEMA Id: 4432, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • Oregon Severe Winter Storms, Straight-line Winds, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: December 06, 2015 to December 23, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4258: February 17, 2016, FEMA Id: 4258, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood, Wind
  • Oregon Severe Winter Storm, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: January 17, 2012 to January 21, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4055: March 02, 2012, FEMA Id: 4055, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • Oregon Tsunami Wave Surge, Incident Period: March 11, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1964: March 25, 2011, FEMA Id: 1964, Natural disaster type: Tsunami Wave
  • Oregon Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: December 01, 2007 to December 17, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1733: December 08, 2007, FEMA Id: 1733, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • Oregon Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: December 18, 2005 to January 21, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1632: March 20, 2006, FEMA Id: 1632, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • Oregon Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3228: September 07, 2005, FEMA Id: 3228, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Oregon Florence Fire, Incident Period: July 27, 2002, Fire Management Assistance Declared: July 28, 2002, FEMA Id: 2453, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Curry County (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Landslides: 6, Mudslides: 6, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Curry

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,428 (72.4%)
  • Carpooled: 769 (10.3%)
  • Bus: 21 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 123 (1.6%)
  • Bicycle: 47 (0.6%)
  • Walked: 294 (3.9%)
  • Worked at home: 824 (11.0%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (27%)
  • Germany (12%)
  • Sweden (5%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (5%)
  • France (4%)
  • Other Northern Europe (4%)
  • England (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Curry County


  • American (19%)
  • German (13%)
  • English (7%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • European (5%)
  • Northern European (3%)
  • Norwegian (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Curry County, Oregon in 2000:

  • 83 people in other group homes
  • 70 people in nursing homes
  • 52 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 50 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 13 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in military barracks, etc.

People in group quarters in Curry County, Oregon in 2010:

  • 122 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 78 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 27 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 27 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 24 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 22 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 14 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 4 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $51,147.

10.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($49,602 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.11%
Oregon average:

8.52%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.76% relocated from other counties in Oregon ($10,555 average AGI)
7.35% relocated from other states ($39,047 average AGI)
Curry County:

7.35%
Oregon average:

4.41%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Del Norte County, CA  0.62% ($61,927 average AGI)
from Jackson County, OR  0.54% ($35,000)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.33% ($97,862)
from Lane County, OR  0.29% ($29,000)
from Josephine County, OR  0.25% ($43,545)
from Coos County, OR  0.24% ($45,762)


7.68% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,158 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.68%
Oregon average:

7.23%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.63% relocated to other counties in Oregon ($17,802 average AGI)
4.05% relocated to other states ($22,358 average AGI)
Curry County:

4.05%
Oregon average:

3.05%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Coos County, OR  0.65% ($22,696 average AGI)
to Jackson County, OR  0.59% ($49,392)
to Del Norte County, CA  0.37% ($51,219)
to Lane County, OR  0.33% ($20,786)
to Deschutes County, OR  0.23% ($47,000)
to Douglas County, OR  0.23% ($51,050)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.5

Births per 1000 population in Curry County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 16.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Curry County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Curry County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 9.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 3.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Curry County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Curry County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Curry County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Curry County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Curry County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Curry County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 6,772 (5,892 aged, 880 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 631 (19%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Curry County, Oregon in 1999 - 2019:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (513)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (432)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (426)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (361)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (207)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (171)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (166)
  • Unspecified dementia (153)
  • Congestive heart failure (76)
  • Other ill-defined and unspecified causes of mortality (23)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.52
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3,371
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 109
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 14,195

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 749
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,396

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 43
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 111

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 22

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 331.4. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 238.6
  • Other - 92.8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 23,132
  • Male householders: 5,467 (1,481 living alone), Female householders: 5,324 (2,151 living alone)
  • 5,016 spouses (4,969 opposite-sex spouses), 715 unmarried partners, (671 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 4,326 children (4,033 natural, 93 adopted, 194 stepchildren), 255 grandchildren, 205 brothers or sisters, 256 parents, 11 foster children, 380 other relatives, 871 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 282

Size of family households: 4,074 2-persons, 1,378 3-persons, 546 4-persons, 277 5-persons, 53 6-persons, 29 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,594 1-person, 744 2-persons, 65 3-persons, 13 7-or-more-persons.

2,239 married couples with children.
642 single-parent households (233 men, 409 women).

95.0% of residents of Curry speak English at home.
3.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (63% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
2.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $170,556,000 ($7,717 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $6,047,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $103,182,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $37,645,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $266,000
Federal grants: $17,634,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,483,000 ($141,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $7,346,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $479,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $4,046,000
Federal Government insurance: $49,400,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 834
Here:

37 per 1000 residents
State:

65 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,722
Here:

77 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +77
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+20 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +2,139
Here:

+95 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Curry County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.83 millions of gallons per day (29% from ground, 71% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.2
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.0

Year house built in Curry County, Oregon
  • Year house built in Curry County, Oregon
  • 2932014 or later
  • 2412010 to 2013
  • 1,7482000 to 2009
  • 2,4961990 to 1999
  • 2,6571980 to 1989
  • 2,2321970 to 1979
  • 1,0431960 to 1969
  • 1,3781950 to 1959
  • 4511940 to 1949
  • 5931939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Curry County, Oregon
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Curry County, Oregon
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Curry County, Oregon
  • 1921 room
  • 2202 rooms
  • 4643 rooms
  • 1,3974 rooms
  • 2,3505 rooms
  • 1,3316 rooms
  • 6957 rooms
  • 4728 rooms
  • 7349+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Curry County, Oregon
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Curry County, Oregon
  • 3231 room
  • 1222 rooms
  • 6593 rooms
  • 6894 rooms
  • 8395 rooms
  • 2736 rooms
  • 557 rooms
  • 348 rooms
  • 529+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Curry County, Oregon
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Curry County, Oregon
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Curry County, Oregon
  • 196no bedroom
  • 4571 bedroom
  • 2,2632 bedrooms
  • 3,8373 bedrooms
  • 8904 bedrooms
  • 1145+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Curry County, Oregon
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Curry County, Oregon
  • 313no bedroom
  • 4921 bedroom
  • 1,2232 bedrooms
  • 8393 bedrooms
  • 1764 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Curry County, Oregon in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Curry County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Curry County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 227no vehicle
  • 2,3351 vehicle
  • 2,9412 vehicles
  • 1,4733 vehicles
  • 6064 vehicles
  • 1365+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Curry County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Curry County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 492no vehicle
  • 1,2301 vehicle
  • 8182 vehicles
  • 3803 vehicles
  • 874 vehicles
  • 375+ vehicles

82.4% of Curry County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 32% lived in Oregon.

Curry County:

82.4%
State average:

82.9%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 7,130
  • Other state: 14,976
  • Northeast: 1,007
  • Midwest: 2,353
  • South: 1,337
  • West: 10,314
Year householders moved into unit in Curry County, OR
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Curry County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 76.9%Electricity
  • 15.8%Wood
  • 4.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Utility gas
  • 0.8%Other fuel
  • 0.6%Solar energy
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 83.9%Electricity
  • 11.5%Wood
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 120
Here:

8.4%
Oregon:

10.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 62
Here:

9.1%
Oregon:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
Oregon:

17.2%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Curry County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,376,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $423,000
    Parks and Recreation: $45,000
    Air Transportation: $27,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,497,000
    General - Other: $53,000
    Air Transportation: $24,000
    Correctional Institutions: $13,000
    Corrections - Other: $8,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,325,000
    Regular Highways: $3,035,000
    Health - Other: $1,464,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,425,000
    General - Other: $1,252,000
    Financial Administration: $1,228,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,159,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $748,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $645,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $510,000
    Corrections - Other: $473,000
    General Public Buildings: $375,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $303,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $180,000
    Parks and Recreation: $129,000
    Solid Waste Management: $30,000
    Air Transportation: $30,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $132,000
    Public Welfare: $71,000
    Air Transportation: $47,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $635,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $72,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $122,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $113,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,299,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $346,000
    Rents: $320,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $128,000
    General Revenue - Other: $77,000
    Sale of Property: $54,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $27,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $66,769,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,090,000
    Other: $4,460,000
    Education: $863,000
    Health and Hospitals: $818,000
    General Local Government Support: $389,000
    Public Welfare: $362,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,215,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $871,000
    Other License: $546,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000
    Amusements License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,990,000

Curry County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,376,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $423,000
    Parks and Recreation: $45,000
    Air Transportation: $27,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,497,000
    General - Other: $53,000
    Air Transportation: $24,000
    Correctional Institutions: $13,000
    Corrections - Other: $8,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,325,000
    Regular Highways: $3,035,000
    Health - Other: $1,464,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,425,000
    General - Other: $1,252,000
    Financial Administration: $1,228,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,159,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $748,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $645,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $510,000
    Corrections - Other: $473,000
    General Public Buildings: $375,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $303,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $180,000
    Parks and Recreation: $129,000
    Solid Waste Management: $30,000
    Air Transportation: $30,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $132,000
    Public Welfare: $71,000
    Air Transportation: $47,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $635,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $72,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $122,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $113,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,299,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $346,000
    Rents: $320,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $128,000
    General Revenue - Other: $77,000
    Sale of Property: $54,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $27,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $66,769,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,090,000
    Other: $4,460,000
    Education: $863,000
    Health and Hospitals: $818,000
    General Local Government Support: $389,000
    Public Welfare: $362,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,215,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $871,000
    Other License: $546,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000
    Amusements License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,990,000

Curry County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,376,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $423,000
    Parks and Recreation: $45,000
    Air Transportation: $27,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,497,000
    General - Other: $53,000
    Air Transportation: $24,000
    Correctional Institutions: $13,000
    Corrections - Other: $8,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,325,000
    Regular Highways: $3,035,000
    Health - Other: $1,464,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,425,000
    General - Other: $1,252,000
    Financial Administration: $1,228,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,159,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $748,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $645,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $510,000
    Corrections - Other: $473,000
    General Public Buildings: $375,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $303,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $180,000
    Parks and Recreation: $129,000
    Solid Waste Management: $30,000
    Air Transportation: $30,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $132,000
    Public Welfare: $71,000
    Air Transportation: $47,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $635,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $72,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $122,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $113,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,299,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $346,000
    Rents: $320,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $128,000
    General Revenue - Other: $77,000
    Sale of Property: $54,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $27,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $66,769,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,090,000
    Other: $4,460,000
    Education: $863,000
    Health and Hospitals: $818,000
    General Local Government Support: $389,000
    Public Welfare: $362,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,215,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $871,000
    Other License: $546,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000
    Amusements License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,990,000

Curry County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,376,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $423,000
    Parks and Recreation: $45,000
    Air Transportation: $27,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,497,000
    General - Other: $53,000
    Air Transportation: $24,000
    Correctional Institutions: $13,000
    Corrections - Other: $8,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,325,000
    Regular Highways: $3,035,000
    Health - Other: $1,464,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,425,000
    General - Other: $1,252,000
    Financial Administration: $1,228,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,159,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $748,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $645,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $510,000
    Corrections - Other: $473,000
    General Public Buildings: $375,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $303,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $180,000
    Parks and Recreation: $129,000
    Solid Waste Management: $30,000
    Air Transportation: $30,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $132,000
    Public Welfare: $71,000
    Air Transportation: $47,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $635,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $72,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $122,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $113,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,299,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $346,000
    Rents: $320,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $128,000
    General Revenue - Other: $77,000
    Sale of Property: $54,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $27,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $66,769,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,090,000
    Other: $4,460,000
    Education: $863,000
    Health and Hospitals: $818,000
    General Local Government Support: $389,000
    Public Welfare: $362,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,215,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $871,000
    Other License: $546,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000
    Amusements License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,990,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 490
  • Number of aged recipients: 51
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 439
  • Number of recipients under 18: 42
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 358
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 90
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 197
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 231
Most common first names in Curry County, OR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert18374.7 years
John17775.7 years
James17272.5 years
William16276.6 years
Mary10878.5 years
George9477.6 years
Donald9173.3 years
Charles9177.1 years
Richard8772.5 years
Helen7879.8 years
Most common last names in Curry County, OR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith10674.9 years
Johnson5877.0 years
Miller5277.2 years
Nelson4175.1 years
Davis3777.7 years
Brown3575.6 years
Anderson3278.3 years
Moore3275.9 years
Williams3276.2 years
Wilson3170.4 years
Businesses in Curry County, OR
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture2
Ace Hardware2MasterBrand Cabinets5
Best Western1McDonald's1
Chevrolet1RadioShack2
Circle K3Rite Aid1
Curves1Sears1
Dairy Queen2Starbucks1
FedEx3Subway1
GNC1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul4
KFC1UPS5
Kroger2

Curry County on our top lists:

  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"