The Dalles, OR
Community & Region
-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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The Dalles OR General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||15,158||3,930,065|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||14,945||3,831,073|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||1.4%||2.6%|
|Population, 2010 ||13,620||3,831,074|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||7.0%||6.2%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||23.8%||22.6%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||17.9%||13.9%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||51.6%||50.5% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||87.9%||83.6%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.5%||1.8%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.5%||1.4%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.0%||3.7%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.8%||0.3%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||2.7%||3.8%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||17.0%||11.7%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||77.7%||78.5% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||83.9%||82.0%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||7.7%||9.8%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||13.0%||14.8%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||85.9%||89.4%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||18.9%||29.7%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||1,560||323,205|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||13.5||22.5|
|Housing units, 2010 ||5,903||1,675,562|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||60.8%||62.0%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||23.7%||23.2%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$178,200||$238,000|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||6,056||1,516,456|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.36||2.49|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$22,385||$26,809|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$41,946||$50,229|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||15.1%||16.2%|
|Business Attributes||The Dalles||Oregon|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||1,089||348,154|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||1.2%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||1.2%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||3.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.2%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||3.3%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||25.1%||29.8% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||0||66,880,653|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||180,074||51,910,777|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||354,428||50,370,919|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$29,200||$13,494|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||37,392||7,555,764|
|Geographic Attributes||The Dalles||Oregon|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||6.35||95,988.01|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||2,146.2||39.9|
|FIPS Code ||72950||41|
|Counties ||Wasco County|
|(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.|
|(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.|
|FN: Footnote on this item for this area in place of data|
|NA: Not available|
|D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information|
|X: Not applicable|
|S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards|
|Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown|
|F: Fewer than 100 firms|
|Source: ProximityOne; Census Bureau; BLS|
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