Yoncalla, Oregon

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Yoncalla, Oregon
City
Yoncalla, Oregon.jpg
Nickname(s): Home of the Eagles
Location in Oregon
Location in Oregon
Coordinates: 43°35′57″N 123°17′8″W / 43.59917°N 123.28556°W / 43.59917; -123.28556Coordinates: 43°35′57″N 123°17′8″W / 43.59917°N 123.28556°W / 43.59917; -123.28556
Country United States
State Oregon
County Douglas
Incorporated February 27, 1901
Government
 • Mayor & City Council Gerald "Jerry" Cross, Kent Smith, Joyce Evarts, Kelly Bryant, Matt Allen[1]
Area[2]
 • Total 0.68 sq mi (1.76 km2)
 • Land 0.67 sq mi (1.74 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation 360 ft (109.7 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 1,047
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 1,040
 • Density 1,562.7/sq mi (603.4/km2)
Time zone Pacific (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) Pacific (UTC-7)
ZIP code 97499
Area code(s) 541
FIPS code 41-84600[5]
GNIS feature ID 1136932[6]

Yoncalla is a city in Douglas County, Oregon, United States. The population was 1,047 at the 2010 census.[7]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.68 square miles (1.76 km2), of which, 0.67 square miles (1.74 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 1,047 people, 441 households, and 292 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,562.7 inhabitants per square mile (603.4/km2). There were 476 housing units at an average density of 710.4 per square mile (274.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 92.3% White, 1.7% Native American, 0.5% Asian, 0.2% Pacific Islander, 1.7% from other races, and 3.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.6% of the population.

There were 441 households of which 28.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.8% were married couples living together, 12.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.8% were non-families. 27.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.37 and the average family size was 2.82.

The median age in the city was 46.8 years. 21.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.8% were from 25 to 44; 32.2% were from 45 to 64; and 20.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 46.7% male and 53.3% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 1,052 people, 409 households, and 287 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,728.1 people per square mile (665.9/km²). There were 437 housing units at an average density of 717.8 per square mile (276.6/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 93.92% White, 0.48% Native American, 0.48% Asian, 0.57% Pacific Islander, 1.33% from other races, and 3.23% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.90% of the population.

There were 409 households out of which 32.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.5% were married couples living together, 11.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.8% were non-families. 23.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.56 and the average family size was 3.00.

In the city the population was spread out with 26.5% under the age of 18, 7.7% from 18 to 24, 26.0% from 25 to 44, 23.6% from 45 to 64, and 16.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 96.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.7 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $26,625, and the median income for a family was $31,250. Males had a median income of $26,806 versus $19,412 for females. The per capita income for the city was $13,756. About 13.3% of families and 18.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 25.4% of those under age 18 and 17.3% of those age 65 or over.

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Yoncalla elects new mayor". The News-Review. November 5, 2008. 
  2. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-12-21. 
  3. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-12-21. 
  4. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-02. 
  5. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  7. ^ "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Yoncalla city, Oregon". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved February 10, 2012. 

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