Bend, Oregon

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Population in 2017: 94,520 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +81.7%
Males: 43,769  (46.3%)
Females: 50,751  (53.7%)
Median resident age:

40.4 years
Oregon median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 97701, 97702.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $66,455 (it was $40,857 in 2000)
Bend:

$66,455
OR:

$60,212

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $34,114 (it was $21,624 in 2000)

Bend city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $400,700 (it was $138,100 in 2000)
Bend:

$400,700
OR:

$319,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $384,444; detached houses: $400,817; townhouses or other attached units: $364,682; in 2-unit structures: $88,085; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $165,041; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $322,606; mobile homes: $94,143

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,222.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bend: 101.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.8%
(7.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for Black residents, 19.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 24.3% for American Indian residents, 17.5% for other race residents, 7.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Bend, OR (2017)
    • 76,30685.1%White alone
    • 8,3859.3%Hispanic
    • 1,9132.1%Two or more races
    • 1,6901.9%Asian alone
    • 5640.6%Black alone
    • 2690.3%American Indian alone
    • 890.10%Other race alone
    • 480.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Oregon and other state lists, there were 25 registered sex offenders living in Bend, Oregon as of February 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bend is 3,471 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Bend by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(3.1)
1
(1.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(6.3)
1
(1.3)
1
(1.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(2.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
21
(32.9)
22
(32.2)
20
(26.6)
25
(32.1)
14
(17.4)
14
(17.6)
25
(32.3)
21
(26.3)
16
(19.4)
38
(44.2)
17
(19.0)
33
(35.2)
21
(21.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
19
(29.8)
32
(46.9)
40
(53.2)
35
(44.9)
19
(23.6)
31
(39.0)
27
(34.9)
22
(27.5)
23
(27.9)
16
(18.6)
20
(22.4)
24
(25.6)
26
(26.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
91
(142.7)
94
(137.7)
95
(126.4)
79
(101.4)
117
(145.3)
197
(247.6)
151
(195.0)
138
(172.7)
75
(91.0)
78
(90.7)
59
(66.1)
97
(103.4)
114
(117.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
509
(798.4)
489
(716.5)
594
(790.1)
471
(604.6)
316
(392.3)
387
(486.4)
365
(471.2)
267
(334.1)
255
(309.4)
218
(253.4)
178
(199.5)
177
(188.7)
164
(168.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,401
(3,766)
2,193
(3,213)
2,187
(2,909)
1,914
(2,457)
1,642
(2,038)
1,951
(2,452)
1,978
(2,554)
1,913
(2,393)
1,799
(2,183)
2,070
(2,406)
1,740
(1,950)
1,680
(1,791)
1,822
(1,871)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
249
(390.6)
230
(337.0)
196
(260.7)
128
(164.3)
78
(96.8)
72
(90.5)
73
(94.2)
87
(108.9)
86
(104.3)
62
(72.1)
92
(103.1)
103
(109.8)
93
(95.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
23
(36.1)
27
(39.6)
21
(27.9)
22
(28.2)
16
(19.9)
19
(23.9)
29
(37.4)
39
(48.8)
20
(24.3)
22
(25.6)
8
(9.0)
12
(12.8)
15
(15.4)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)307.9276.0255.0213.2166.8227.2220.5194.1159.4183.4135.4150.2145.0

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City-data.com crime index in Bend, OR

Crime rate in Bend detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 133 (101 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.04
Oregon average:

1.53
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Bend, OR City Guides:

Ancestries: German (16.0%), American (12.2%), Irish (8.1%), English (7.9%), European (4.9%), Italian (2.8%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1905

Elevation: 3629 feet

Land area: 32.0 square miles.

Population density: 2,952 people per square mile   (average).

Bend, Oregon map

3,967 residents are foreign born (1.6% Latin America, 0.9% Europe).

This city:

4.3%
Oregon:

9.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,364 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,288 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (112.9 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (707.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Tetherow, OR (1.8 miles),
Seventh Mountain, OR (2.2 miles),
Deschutes River Woods, OR (2.2 miles ),
Tumalo, OR (3.2 miles ),
Pronghorn, OR (3.3 miles),
Sisters-Millican, OR (3.5 miles ),
Sunriver, OR (3.7 miles ),
Eagle Crest, OR (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 44.06 N, Longitude: 121.31 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +13,562 (+14.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 37,364 (83.8%)

Area code: 541

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

Property values in Bend, OR

Bend satellite photo by USGS

Bend tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.6%
Oregon:

4.6%
Population change in the 1990s: +28,005 (+116.6%).
Most common industries in Bend, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (10.8%)
  • Health care (9.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.8%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.3%)
  • Wood products (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.0%)
  • Wood products (5.3%)
  • Health care (4.8%)
  • Educational services (4.2%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.2%)
  • Educational services (10.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.7%)
  • Social assistance (3.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Bend, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (2.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (2.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Carpenters (4.6%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)

Average climate in Bend, Oregon

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Bend, Oregon environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2017 was 127. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

127
U.S.:

74
Ozone Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 9.69. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.69
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Bend-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oregon state average. It is 393% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 313.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 317.6 miles away from Bend 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 254.4 miles away from Bend center
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 228.3 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 428.1 miles away from Bend center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
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 269.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Deschutes County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Floods: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bend topographic map

Main business address for: CASCADE BANCORP (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS), ADVANCED POWER TECHNOLOGY INC (SEMICONDUCTORS & RELATED DEVICES).

Hospitals and medical centers in Bend:

  • HOSPICE CENTER (2075 WYATT COURT)
  • ST CHARLES MEDICAL CENTER - BEND (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 2500 NE NEFF ROAD)
  • CASCADE VIEW NURSING (119 SE WILSON AVENUE)
  • HARMONY HOUSE NURSING HOME (2366 NW LAKESIDE PLACE)
  • PILOT BUTTE REHABILITATION CENTER (1876 NE HIGHWAY 20)
  • QUALICENTERS - BEND LLC (1239 NE MEDICAL CENTER DR STE 100)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH CARE (1011 SW EMKAY DRIVE, SUITE 108)
  • PARTNERS HOME HEALTH (2075 NE WYATT COURT)
  • ST CHARLES HOME HEALTH SERVICES (63031 LAYTON AVE)
  • TOUCHMARK HOME SERVICES (19800 SW TOUCHMARK WAY)

Airports and heliports located in Bend:

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Amtrak station:

BEND (2045 US HWY 20) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/Universities in Bend:

  • Central Oregon Community College (Full-time enrollment: 5,217; Location: 2600 NW College Way; Public; Website: www.cocc.edu)
  • Oregon State University-Cascades Campus (Full-time enrollment: 478; Location: 2600 NW College Way Cascades Hall; Public; Website: www.osucascades.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Phagans Central Oregon Beauty College (Full-time enrollment: 168; Location: 1310 Cushing Drive; Private, for-profit; Website: www.phagans-schools.com)
  • Sage School of Massage (Full-time enrollment: 22; Location: 369 NE Revere Ave Ste B; Private, for-profit; Website: www.sageschoolofmassage.com/)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Bend:

  • Lane Community College (about 86 miles; Eugene, OR; Full-time enrollment: 6,373)
  • University of Oregon (about 88 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 23,329)
  • Linn-Benton Community College (about 97 miles; Albany, OR; FT enrollment: 4,511)
  • Oregon State University (about 104 miles; Corvallis, OR; FT enrollment: 23,206)
  • Chemeketa Community College (about 105 miles; Salem, OR; FT enrollment: 10,746)
  • Willamette University (about 105 miles; Salem, OR; FT enrollment: 2,551)
  • Clackamas Community College (about 108 miles; Oregon City, OR; FT enrollment: 4,261)

Public high schools in Bend:

Private high schools in Bend:

  • TRINITY LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 309, Location: 2550 NE BUTLER MARKET RD, Grades: PK-12)
  • THREE SISTERS ADVENTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 40, Location: 21155 TUMALO RD, Grades: PK-10)
  • J BAR J LEARNING CENTERS (Students: 30, Location: 62895 HAMBY RD, Grades: 8-12)
  • J BAR J LEARNING CTRS SISTERS ACADEMY CAMPUS (Students: 21, Location: 63325 SILVIS RD, Grades: 8-12, Girls only)
  • BRIDGES ACADEMY (Students: 13, Location: 67030 GIST RD, Grades: 8-12, Boys only)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Bend:

Private elementary/middle schools in Bend:

  • SEVEN PEAKS SCHOOL (Students: 272, Location: 19660 MOUNTAINEER WAY, Grades: PK-8)
  • EASTMONT COMMUNITY SCHOOL (Students: 158, Location: 62425 EAGLE RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • MORNING STAR CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 121, Location: 19741 BAKER RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • THE WALDORF SCHOOL OF BEND (Students: 50, Location: 19888 ROCKING HORSE RD, Grades: KG-8)
See full list of schools located in Bend

Library in Bend:

  • DESCHUTES PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $8,458,807; Location: 507 NW WALL ST; 352,971 books; 28,454 audio materials; 24,810 video materials; 19 local licensed databases; 27 state licensed databases; 889 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Morning Star Christian School has 210 students and has grades PK-12.
  • Morning Star Christian Schoolhas middle and High School as well as elemenatary

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Bend: Cascades East Transit Bend Hawthorne Station (A), Bend Area Transit Park and Ride (B), Bend Area Transit Mount Bachelor Park and Ride (C), Les Schwab Amphitheater (D), Greyhound Station Bend (E), Drake Park Outdoor Stage (F), Vince Genna Stadium (G), Cascade Indoor Sports Arena (H), American Red Cross Mountain River Chapter (I), American Red Cross Central Oregon Donor Center (J), Tower Theatre (K), East Bend Public Library (L), Downtown Bend Public Library (M), Deschutes County Law Library (N), Deschutes County Courthouse (O), Bend Public Works Department Administration (P), Bend Municipal Court (Q), Bend City Hall (R), Cascades Theatrical Company Greenwood Playhouse (S), 2nd Street Theatre (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Bend include: CASCADE BANCORP (A), ADVANCED POWER TECHNOLOGY INC (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Pilot Butte Cemetery (1), Greenwood Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Mirror Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Bend include: Larkspur Trail (1), McKay Park (2), Pacific Park (3), Pageant Park (4), Pinewood Park (5), Pioneer Park (6), Providence Park (7), Railroad Park (8), Archie Briggs Canyon Open Space (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Children's Museum Working Wonders (520 Southwest Powerhouse Drive) (1), Deschutes County Historical Center (Museums; 129 Northwest Idaho Avenue) (2), Aldrich Mike Construction (Water Parks & Slides; 1212 Northeast 1st Street) (3), Pine Mountain Observatory (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; Bend Burns Star Route) (4), Central Oregon Amusements (Amusement & Theme Parks; Po Box 9213) (5), Boulder Image Oregon (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1212 Northeast 1st Street) (6), Crane Prairie Resort/Mickey Finn Guides (Tours & Charters; PO Box 1171) (7), AAA Oregon - AAA Auto Travel Services & Info (Tours & Charters; 20350 Empire Avenue) (8), AAA Oregon - New Membership & Insurance Sales (Tours & Charters; 20350 Empire Avenue) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Econolodge (3705 North Highway 97) (1), La Quinta Inn Bend (61200 South Highway 97) (2), Shilo Suites Hotel Bend (3105 Ob Riley Road) (3), Sather House (7 Northwest Tumalo Avenue) (4), Motel 6 (201 Northeast 3rd Street) (5), Fairfield Inn & Suites Marriott (1626 Northwest Hill Street) (6), Plaza Motel (1430 Northwest Hill Street) (7), Chalet Motel (510 Southeast 3rd Street) (8), Gray Hawk Grill (18575 Southwest Century Drive) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Deschutes County - Courts (1100 Northwest Bond Street) (1), Redmond City - Justice Court-Justice Of The Peace (777 Southwest Deschutes Avenue) (2), Bend City - Municipal Court- Court Information (710 Northwest Wall Street) (3), Deschutes Court Defenders (327 Northwest Greenwood Avenue Suite 301) (4), Oregon State - Citizen Review Board- Judicial Department- Citizen Review Board Judicial Depart (1010 Northwest 14th Street) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Chris Horner - Road bicycle racer, Bill Warren - Film critic, Jed Weaver - 2005 NFL player (New England Patriots, born: Aug 11, 1976), Jere Gillis - Professional ice hockey player, Les Schwab - Soilder, Ellary Porterfield - Actor, Jason Keep - Basketball player, Rick Gervais - Football player.

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bend and their reported violations in the past:

BEND WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 62,791, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between JAN-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: COLIPHAGE
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-31-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-31-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2009)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (LT2) - In JAN-01-2007, Contaminant: LT2ESWTR. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (SEP-21-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 204 regular monitoring violations
AVION WATER CO - AVION (Population served: 25,528, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-20-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-26-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-26-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-29-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-02-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In NOV-10-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-20-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-03-2012)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JAN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-08-2006)
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 130 regular monitoring violations
AGATE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 2,925, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-09-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-01-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-13-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-09-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-01-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-13-2014)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
LONG BUTTE WATER SYSTEM INC (Population served: 650, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-04-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-06-2013)
THOUSAND TRAILS INC (Population served: 575, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-16-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-23-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-08-2010)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-01-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-23-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2011)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUN-01-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-27-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-08-2010)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
AVION WC - CHAPARRAL (Population served: 470, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 27 regular monitoring violations
CIMMARRON CITY WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 450, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
AVION WC - RED CLOUD (Population served: 442, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bend that have no violations reported:

  • LAIDLAW WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 750, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • USFS CULTUS LAKE CG (Population served: 400, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • USFS SUTTLE LAKE CG (Population served: 344, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • USFS SPRING CAMPGROUND (Population served: 340, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • USFS LAVA LAKE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 210, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • USFS LITTLE CRATER CG (Population served: 160, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • USFS TRAPPER CREEK CAMPGROUND (Population served: 160, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TWIN LAKES RESORT (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • USFS ROCK CREEK CG HP2 (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • USFS PERRY SOUTH CG HP #1 (Population served: 126, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Oregon:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.2%
Whole state:

63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.6%
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: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Bend in 2010:

  • 160 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 157 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 110 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 64 people in college/university student housing
  • 21 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 21 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 19 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 17 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Bend in 2000:

  • 378 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 238 people in nursing homes
  • 186 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 79 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 73 people in halfway houses
  • 50 people in other group homes
  • 3 people in religious group quarters
  • 3 people in other workers' dormitories

Banks with most branches in Bend (2011 data):

  • U.S. Bank National Association: Hwy 20 Safeway, Cascade Lakes, Deschutes Country Branch, Hwy 97 & Pinebrook Albertsons Branch, Third And Reed Market Branch, Bend Branch. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Bank of the Cascades: Old Mill Branch, Third & Revere Branch, Bank Of The Cascades, Forum Branch, West Bend Branch, South Country Branch. Info updated 2007/01/18: Bank assets: $1,334.8 mil, Deposits: $1,087.3 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 35 total offices, Holding Company: Cascade Bancorp
  • Home Federal Bank: Bend North Branch, Bend Branch, 200 Sw Century Drive Branch, 805 Nw Bond Branch, Bend South Branch. Info updated 2011/06/16: Bank assets: $1,098.5 mil, Deposits: $928.9 mil, headquarters in Nampa, ID, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices, Holding Company: Home Federal Bancorp, Inc.
  • Umpqua Bank: Northwest Crossing Branch, Touchmark Retirement Branch, Century Drive Branch, Bend Cbc Osprey Point Limited Servic, Bend Wall Street Branch. Info updated 2011/09/02: Bank assets: $11,556.7 mil, Deposits: $9,325.3 mil, headquarters in Roseburg, OR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 193 total offices, Holding Company: Umpqua Holdings Corporation
  • South Valley Bank & Trust: Purcell Branch, Bend Lpo Branch, Bluff Branch. Info updated 2010/07/27: Bank assets: $865.2 mil, Deposits: $771.3 mil, headquarters in Klamath Falls, OR, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: South Valley Bancorp, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Pilot Butte Branch, Bend Branch, Bend South. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Sterling Savings Bank: Bend East Branch, Private Banking Bend Branch, Bend Branch. Info updated 2012/03/21: Bank assets: $9,207.8 mil, Deposits: $6,454.1 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 192 total offices, Holding Company: Sterling Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: East Bend Branch, Central Bend Branch, Bend Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Bank of America, National Association: Bend-Third Street Branch at 1210 Ne 3rd Street, branch established on 1973/12/26; Bend-Downtown Branch at 1033 Nw Wall Street, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • 6 other banks with 8 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Bend:

Marital status in Bend, OR
  • Never married: 22.3%
  • Now married: 60.0%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

For population 25 years and over in Bend:

  • High school or higher: 95.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Oregon average:

11.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Bend
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Bend:

(Bend, Oregon Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Bend, OR (based on Deschutes County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,32997
Catholic11,6435
Other6,39429
Mainline Protestant4,92214
Orthodox261
None117,419-
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: 34
Here:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Deschutes County:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Here:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Deschutes County:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 192
This county:

12.48 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

9.93 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Deschutes County:

5.8%
State:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

17.3%
State:

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

9.6%
Oregon:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.6%
Oregon:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.9%
Oregon:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
Oregon:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bend:

20.8%
Oregon:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bend:

9.5%
Oregon:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bend:

6.8
Oregon:

6.8

Overweight people:
Bend:

33.6%
Oregon:

33.1%

General health condition:
Bend:

58.3%
Oregon:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Bend:

79.6%
Oregon:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bend, OR Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 98$826,516$101,2060$0
Firefighters 94$746,268$95,2680$0
Water Supply 75$424,808$67,9690$0
Other Government Administration 71$425,358$71,8910$0
Streets and Highways 63$371,952$70,8481$3,998
Housing and Community Development (Local) 45$259,840$69,2910$0
Financial Administration 24$127,844$63,9220$0
Police - Other 21$145,576$83,1860$0
Judicial and Legal 17$89,752$63,3540$0
Sewerage 15$80,714$64,5710$0
Fire - Other 11$58,900$64,25522$44,602
Health 6$37,546$75,0920$0
Solid Waste Management 5$27,894$66,9460$0
Airports 2$10,600$63,6001$2,970
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 547$3,633,568$79,71324$51,570

Bend government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $22,854,000 ($241.79)
    Sewerage: $20,645,000 ($218.42)
    Regular Highways: $12,756,000 ($134.96)
    Air Transportation: $188,000 ($1.99)
    Housing and Community Development: $20,000 ($0.21)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $17,878,000 ($189.15)
    Local Fire Protection: $16,703,000 ($176.71)
    General - Other: $11,500,000 ($121.67)
    Sewerage: $8,848,000 ($93.61)
    Water Utilities: $7,441,000 ($78.72)
    Regular Highways: $6,117,000 ($64.72)
    Financial Administration: $5,972,000 ($63.18)
    Central Staff Services: $4,035,000 ($42.69)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,627,000 ($38.37)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,964,000 ($31.36)
    General Public Buildings: $1,876,000 ($19.85)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,087,000 ($11.50)
    Parking Facilities: $491,000 ($5.19)
    Air Transportation: $428,000 ($4.53)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $120,000 ($1.27)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,204,000 ($44.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,155,000 ($12.22)
    Police Protection: $602,000 ($6.37)
    Sewerage: $376,000 ($3.98)
    Local Fire Protection: $199,000 ($2.11)
    Water Utilities: $189,000 ($2.00)
    Regular Highways: $186,000 ($1.97)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $75,000 ($0.79)
    Central Staff Services: $30,000 ($0.32)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $38,965,000 ($412.24)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $209,000 ($2.21)

Bend government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $23,960,000 ($253.49)
    Other: $5,702,000 ($60.33)
    Air Transportation: $898,000 ($9.50)
    Parking Facilities: $865,000 ($9.15)
    Regular Highways: $108,000 ($1.14)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $80,000 ($0.85)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $312,000 ($3.30)
    Housing and Community Development: $257,000 ($2.72)
    Sewerage: $204,000 ($2.16)
    Air Transportation: $156,000 ($1.65)
    Water Utilities: $44,000 ($0.47)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $4,054,000 ($42.89)
    Highways: $82,000 ($0.87)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.01)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,605,000 ($27.56)
    Interest Earnings: $1,849,000 ($19.56)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,557,000 ($16.47)
    Rents: $1,143,000 ($12.09)
    Donations From Private Sources: $855,000 ($9.05)
    Special Assessments: $226,000 ($2.39)
    Sale of Property: $8,000 ($0.08)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $18,583,000 ($196.60)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,525,000 ($58.45)
    General Local Government Support: $2,083,000 ($22.04)
    Other: $1,000 ($0.01)
  • Tax - Property: $32,351,000 ($342.27)
    Other License: $18,505,000 ($195.78)
    Public Utilities Sales: $8,516,000 ($90.10)
    Other Selective Sales: $6,832,000 ($72.28)

Bend government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $165,742,000 ($1753.51)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $158,951,000 ($1681.67)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,791,000 ($71.85)

Bend government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,561,000 ($101.15)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $135,354,000 ($1432.01)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,011,000 ($53.02)

9.97% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($74,890 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.97%
Oregon average:

8.52%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($257 average AGI)
Deschutes County:

0.03%
Oregon average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Multnomah County, OR  0.62% ($77,869 average AGI)
from Washington County, OR  0.44% ($77,838)
from Lane County, OR  0.43% ($57,309)


6.34% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($48,942 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.34%
Oregon average:

7.23%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($221 average AGI)
Deschutes County:

0.04%
Oregon average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Crook County, OR  0.44% ($44,588 average AGI)
to Multnomah County, OR  0.38% ($40,822)
to Jefferson County, OR  0.34% ($38,806)
Businesses in Bend, OR
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven4La Quinta1
AT&T2La-Z-Boy1
Ace Hardware2Lane Bryant1
Albertsons2Lane Furniture1
American Eagle Outfitters1Little Caesars Pizza1
Applebee's1Lowe's1
Arby's1Macy's1
Audi1Marriott2
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets8
BMW1Maurices1
Baja Fresh Mexican Grill1Mazda1
Banana Republic1McDonald's5
Barnes & Noble1Motel 61
Baskin-Robbins1Motherhood Maternity2
Bath & Body Works1New Balance4
Bed Bath & Beyond1Nike6
Ben & Jerry's1Nissan1
Best Western1OfficeMax1
Blockbuster3Old Navy1
Budget Car Rental1Outback1
Burger King2Outback Steakhouse1
Carl\s Jr.2Pac Sun1
Chevrolet1Papa John's Pizza1
Chico's1Payless1
Circle K3Penske1
Cold Stone Creamery1PetSmart1
Coldwater Creek1Pier 1 Imports1
Comfort Inn1Quality1
Costco1Quiznos3
Curves1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Red Robin1
Days Inn1Rite Aid2
Decora Cabinetry1Rue211
Discount Tire1SONIC Drive-In1
DressBarn1Sears2
Dressbarn1Sleep Inn1
Econo Lodge1Sprint Nextel3
Famous Footwear1Staples1
FedEx15Starbucks9
Ford1Subaru1
GNC4Super 81
GameStop1T-Mobile4
Gap1T.J.Maxx1
Goodwill2Taco Bell2
H&R Block4Target1
Holiday Inn1The Room Place1
Home Depot1Toyota1
Honda1Trader Joe's1
IZOD1True Value1
J. Jill1U-Haul4
JCPenney1U.S. Cellular3
Jack In The Box1UPS18
Jamba Juice2Vans2
Jimmy John's1Verizon Wireless2
Jones New York5Volkswagen1
KFC1Vons3
Kincaid4Walmart1
Kohl's1Wendy's2
Kroger2Whole Foods Market1

Strongest AM radio stations in Bend:

  • KICE (940 AM; 10 kW; BEND, OR; Owner: GCC BEND, LLC)
  • KBND (1110 AM; 13 kW; BEND, OR; Owner: COMBINED COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KEX (1190 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOTK (1080 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KKSN (1520 AM; 50 kW; OREGON CITY, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KDUN (1030 AM; 50 kW; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KGRV (700 AM; 25 kW; WINSTON, OR; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KKAD (1550 AM; 50 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-WASHINGTON, INC)
  • KRCO (690 AM; 1 kW; PRINEVILLE, OR; Owner: HORIZON BROADCASTING GROUP LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bend:

  • K266AI (101.1 FM; BEND, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KWPK-FM (104.1 FM; SISTERS, OR; Owner: THUNDEREGG WIRELESS, L.L.C.)
  • K205BJ (88.9 FM; BEND, OR; Owner: STATE OF OREGON(ACTING BY & THROUGH THE ST BD OF HIGHER EDU))
  • KTWS (98.3 FM; BEND, OR; Owner: COMBINED COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KLRR (107.5 FM; REDMOND, OR; Owner: COMBINED COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOAB-FM (91.3 FM; BEND, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KVLB (90.5 FM; BEND, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K208CV (89.5 FM; TUMALO, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KNLR (97.5 FM; BEND, OR; Owner: TERRY A. COWAN)
  • KMGX (100.7 FM; BEND, OR; Owner: GCC BEND, LLC)
  • KMTK (99.7 FM; BEND, OR; Owner: COMBINED COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSJJ (102.9 FM; REDMOND, OR; Owner: GCC BEND, LLC)
  • KQAK (105.7 FM; BEND, OR; Owner: HORIZON BROADCASTING GROUP, LLC)
  • KXIX (94.1 FM; BEND, OR; Owner: GCC BEND, LLC)
  • KWRX (88.5 FM; REDMOND, OR; Owner: ST BD OF HIGHER ED FOR THE UN OF OR)
  • K201BP (88.1 FM; BEND, OR; Owner: LANE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • K285DH (104.9 FM; BEND, OR; Owner: HORIZON BROADCASTING GROUP LLC)
  • KLVU (107.1 FM; SWEET HOME, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KMJZ-FM (95.1 FM; PRINEVILLE, OR; Owner: HORIZON BROADCASTING GROUP LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Bend:

  • KOAB-TV (Channel 3; BEND, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KTVZ (Channel 21; BEND, OR; Owner: NPG OF OREGON, INC.)
  • K33AG (Channel 33; BEND, OR; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K11SE (Channel 11; BEND, OR; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KABH-CA (Channel 15; BEND, OR; Owner: WATCHTV, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Bend fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 77Number of bridges
  • 571ft / 174mTotal length
  • $4,914,000Total costs
  • 1,271,097Total average daily traffic
  • 109,754Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,097,526Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bend, OR - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 121960-1969
  • 131970-1979
  • 71980-1989
  • 231990-1999
  • 142000-2009
  • 62010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bend, OR
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bend)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 254 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Bend, OR)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 83 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 194 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 868 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bend)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Bend)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 436 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 7 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED261$188,637484$239,4041,324$238,06725$177,3724$2,503,648341$220,71623$130,987
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED25$166,49629$278,037114$266,2282$5,0000$032$229,5404$114,610
APPLICATIONS DENIED45$206,41873$229,356477$279,35015$132,0251$9,790,00081$250,53818$72,942
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN32$195,72854$247,058279$268,9826$261,9950$053$212,5523$153,277
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$173,21016$187,13463$272,2233$87,8830$014$247,6695$104,810
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed mortgage data for all 10 tracts in Bend, OR

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 7 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED38$229,87416$268,4775$239,818
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED13$279,45210$282,3483$343,853
APPLICATIONS DENIED12$304,5352$242,5054$388,255
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$303,2702$221,3600$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$235,3202$251,2800$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Bend, OR
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Bend, OR - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 365
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bend, OR

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Bend, Oregon:

  • La Quinta Inn, 61200 S Hwy 97, Bend, Oregon 97702 , Phone: (541) 388-2227, Fax: (541) 388-8820
  • Red Lion Inn South, 849 NE Third, Bend, Oregon 97701 , Phone: (541) 382-8384, Fax: (541) 382-9180
  • Red Lion Inn North, 1415 NE Third, Bend, Oregon 97701 , Phone: (541) 382-7011, Fax: (541) 382-7934
  • Sleep Inn Of Bend, 600 N E Bellevue Dr, Bend, Oregon 97701 , Phone: (541) 330-0050, Fax: (541) 383-8109
  • Bend Super 8, 1275 South Hwy 97, Bend, Oregon 97702 , Phone: (541) 388-6888, Fax: (541) 389-9056
  • Towneplace Suites By Marriott Bend, 755 SW 13th Pl, Bend, Oregon 97702 , Phone: (541) 382-5006, Fax: (541) 382-1919
  • Comfort Inn & Suites, 62065 SE 27th St, Bend, Oregon 97701 , Phone: (541) 617-9696, Fax: (541) 322-4080
  • Mcmenamins Old St Francis, 700 NW Bond St, Bend, Oregon 97701 , Phone: (541) 382-5174, Fax: (541) 330-8561
  • 13 other hotels and motels
All 21 fire-safe hotels and motels in Bend, Oregon
Most common first names in Bend, OR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert30573.3 years
John30476.0 years
William29676.7 years
Mary22878.5 years
James21073.6 years
Charles17376.0 years
Helen15682.1 years
Dorothy15081.0 years
George14477.0 years
Ruth12980.5 years
Most common last names in Bend, OR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith13675.5 years
Johnson12875.4 years
Anderson8979.0 years
Wilson8076.3 years
Davis7578.5 years
Miller7175.6 years
Brown6073.7 years
Jones5876.1 years
Thompson5274.6 years
Martin3778.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bend, OR
  • 68.1%Utility gas
  • 24.1%Electricity
  • 5.1%Wood
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bend, OR
  • 56.5%Electricity
  • 37.2%Utility gas
  • 4.6%Wood
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Other fuel
  • 0.2%No fuel used


Bend compared to Oregon state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Bend on our top lists:

  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: broadcasting, internet publishing, and telecommunications services (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: broadcasting, internet publishing, and telecommunications services (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (population 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in other U.S. states (population 50,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: architecture and engineering occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: personal care and service occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest average wind speeds (population 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: administrative and support and waste management services (population 50,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: information (population 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with most building permits per 10,000 residents (population 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of workers working at home, population 50,000+"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest average temperatures (population 50,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: food preparation and serving related occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Western Europe (population 500+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 100 highest located cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest minimum monthly sunshine amount (population 50,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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  • David J. Edlund (15)
  • Walter C. Babcock (14)
  • Michael Goergen (13)
  • James A. S. Nightingale (13)
  • Dwayne Thomas Friesen (13)
  • William A. Pledger (12)
  • Daniel Tod Smithey (11)
  • David Keith Lyon (10)
  • Daniel T. Smithey (10)

Total of 664 patent applications in 2008-2020.