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La Grande, OR (Oregon) Houses and Residents

La Grande,OR index of house prices

Total population: 13,026 (Urban population: 12,187 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 66 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 6,105 (5,433 occupied: 2,845 owner occupied, 2,581 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

48%
State:

38%

Housing density: 1,403 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $657,943.

Median contract rent in 2016: $396 (lower quartile is $291, upper quartile is $538)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $944


Median gross rent in La Grande, OR in 2016: $478

Housing units in La Grande with a mortgage: 1,698 (30 second mortgage, 63 home equity loan, 5 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,153

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $78,873

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $56,040

Median monthly housing costs: $739


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La Grande, Oregon Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $174,211 (it was $88,400 in 2000)
La Grande:

$174,211
Oregon:

$287,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $112,787 - $230,974
Median year house/condo built: 1969

Median year apartment built: 1971

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,444
  • In family households: 9,004 (1,399 male householders, 1,574 female householders)
    2,254 spouses, 3,196 children (2,904 natural, 93 adopted, 196 stepchildren), 83 grandchildren, 42 brothers or sisters, 82 parents, 118 other relatives, 243 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,848 (1,088 male householders (618 living alone)), 1,379 female householders (1,105 living alone)), 1,397 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 590

Size of family households: 1,454 2-persons, 667 3-persons, 443 4-persons, 257 5-persons, 96 6-persons, 46 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,719 1-person, 479 2-persons, 155 3-persons, 105 4-persons, 10 5-persons.

1,671 married couples with children.
845 single-parent households (116 men, 729 women).

94.5% of residents of La Grande speak English at home.
2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (87% speak English very well, 3% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% speak English very well, 15% speak English well).
2.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (80% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 488 (3.6%)
(20.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.0
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.1
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in La Grande, Oregon:

  • 29no bedroom
  • 571 bedroom
  • 6232 bedrooms
  • 1,4703 bedrooms
  • 4634 bedrooms
  • 2045+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to La Grande population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in La Grande, Oregon:

  • 177no bedroom
  • 5401 bedroom
  • 1,2352 bedrooms
  • 5133 bedrooms
  • 904 bedrooms
  • 165+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to La Grande population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in La Grande in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 134no vehicle
  • 6611 vehicle
  • 1,2072 vehicles
  • 5923 vehicles
  • 1894 vehicles
  • 535+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to La Grande population

Cars and other vehicles available in La Grande in renter-occupied apartments

  • 350no vehicle
  • 1,3591 vehicle
  • 5922 vehicles
  • 2263 vehicles
  • 464 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to La Grande population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in La Grande, Oregon:

  • 291 room
  • 362 rooms
  • 393 rooms
  • 2844 rooms
  • 7985 rooms
  • 5516 rooms
  • 4167 rooms
  • 2218 rooms
  • 4539+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to La Grande population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in La Grande, Oregon:

  • 1671 room
  • 1482 rooms
  • 4643 rooms
  • 7954 rooms
  • 4645 rooms
  • 3156 rooms
  • 1337 rooms
  • 408 rooms
  • 429+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to La Grande population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • La Grande, OR household income distribution

  • La Grande, OR household income distribution
  • 502Less than $10,000
  • 419$10,000 to $14,999
  • 283$15,000 to $19,999
  • 398$20,000 to $24,999
  • 370$25,000 to $29,999
  • 299$30,000 to $34,999
  • 167$35,000 to $39,999
  • 246$40,000 to $44,999
  • 182$45,000 to $49,999
  • 405$50,000 to $59,999
  • 456$60,000 to $74,999
  • 710$75,000 to $99,999
  • 382$100,000 to $124,999
  • 111$125,000 to $149,999
  • 142$150,000 to $199,999
  • 233$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in La Grande, OR

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in La Grande, OR
  • 52Less than $10,000
  • 42$10,000 to $14,999
  • 46$15,000 to $19,999
  • 23$20,000 to $24,999
  • 24$25,000 to $29,999
  • 11$30,000 to $34,999
  • 47$35,000 to $39,999
  • 74$40,000 to $49,999
  • 67$50,000 to $59,999
  • 18$60,000 to $69,999
  • 30$70,000 to $79,999
  • 62$80,000 to $89,999
  • 117$90,000 to $99,999
  • 294$100,000 to $124,999
  • 182$125,000 to $149,999
  • 273$150,000 to $174,999
  • 239$175,000 to $199,999
  • 352$200,000 to $249,999
  • 140$250,000 to $299,999
  • 156$300,000 to $399,999
  • 52$400,000 to $499,999
  • 16$750,000 to $999,999
  • 30$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in La Grande, OR

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in La Grande, OR
  • 28Less than $100
  • 35$100 to $149
  • 86$150 to $199
  • 96$200 to $249
  • 18$250 to $299
  • 33$300 to $349
  • 82$350 to $399
  • 202$400 to $449
  • 121$450 to $499
  • 282$500 to $549
  • 184$550 to $599
  • 208$600 to $649
  • 76$650 to $699
  • 80$700 to $749
  • 92$750 to $799
  • 178$800 to $899
  • 69$900 to $999
  • 161$1,000 to $1,249
  • 44$1,250 to $1,499
  • 32$1,500 to $1,999
  • 12$2,500 to $2,999
  • 18$3,500 or more
  • 125No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 892010 or later
  • 2242000 to 2009
  • 871990 to 1999
  • 1181980 to 1989
  • 151970 to 1979
  • 45Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to La Grande population
La Grande commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 773
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 2,389
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,352
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 671
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 235
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 71
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 189
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 10
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 40
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 62
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 118
  • 90 or more minutes: 92
La Grande, OR Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 95.7%
Number of people working at home: 234 (3.7% of all workers)

La Grande mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 5,902 (77%)
  • Carpooled: 600 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 34 (0%)
  • Taxi: 54 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 167 (2%)
  • Walked: 662 (9%)
  • Worked at home: 234 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 809
 German: 681
 Irish: 521
 English: 395
 Scottish: 282
 European: 174
 Norwegian: 143
 French (except Basque): 118
 Scandinavian: 73
 Swedish: 61
 British: 57
 French Canadian: 44
 Italian: 42
 Scotch-Irish: 41
 Swiss: 40
 Greek: 33
 Dutch: 32
 African: 32
 Canadian: 30
 Portuguese: 20
 Yugoslavian: 16
 Polish: 15
 Northern European: 15
 Danish: 13
 Basque: 12
 Austrian: 11
 Czech: 11
 Celtic: 9
 Hungarian: 9
 Bulgarian: 9
 Welsh: 8
 West Indian: 4

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 34%Oceania, n.e.c.
  • 10%Mexico
  • 8%Taiwan
  • 7%India
  • 6%Philippines
  • 4%Canada
  • 3%Dominican Republic

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

  • This state: 7,547
  • Other state: 5,400
  • Northeast: 235
  • Midwest: 783
  • South: 624
  • West: 3,740

74% of La Grande residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 55% lived in Oregon.

La Grande:

73.7%
State average:

81.6%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 24
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 11
  • 5th and 6th grade: 9
  • 7th and 8th grade: 12
  • 9th grade: 15
  • 10th grade: 55
  • 11th grade: 34
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 96
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,096
  • Less than 1 year of college: 289
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 820
  • Associate degree: 380
  • Bachelor's degree: 723
  • Master's degree: 230
  • Professional school degree: 107
  • Doctorate degree: 80

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 54
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 12
  • 5th and 6th grade: 4
  • 7th and 8th grade: 75
  • 9th grade: 23
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 9
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 91
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,482
  • Less than 1 year of college: 389
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 758
  • Associate degree: 342
  • Bachelor's degree: 732
  • Master's degree: 259
  • Professional school degree: 106
  • Doctorate degree: 70

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.0%Males
  • 4.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 51.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 15.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 13.5%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 13.8%Males
La Grande marital status for males
La Grande marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,447
  • One, attached: 215
  • Two: 413
  • 3 or 4: 251
  • 5 to 9: 362
  • 10 to 19: 351
  • 20 to 49: 226
  • 50 or more: 187
  • Mobile homes: 629

Median worth of mobile homes: $44,957

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 1.7%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.1%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in La Grande:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in La Grande
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (65.3%)
  • Electricity (27.7%)
  • Wood (5.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.2%)
  • Electricity (51.3%)
  • Utility gas (40.6%)
  • Wood (2.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.7%)
  • No fuel used (1.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 144
Here:

11.6%
Oregon:

9.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Oregon:

8.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 73
Here:

5.1%
Oregon:

14.8%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)