Island City

Union has maintained its rural charm and friendly atmosphere. With a population of just over 2100 this town has clean air and fabulous water and is a highly desirable place to live, play, retire and visit. Open space, appealing Victorian style homes, buildings and tree-lined streets preserves its historic authenticity.

Union has many great amenities including Buffalo Peak Golf Course, Eastern Oregon Live Stock show, Union County Museum, Union Historic Cemetery, Union Historic Hotel, Historic Carnegie Library, too many to list.

Union offers a unique character and quality of life. Strategically placed between La Grande and North Powder on Highway 203 and 237, Union has much to offer. With the Federal Highway (Interstate 84) 11 miles northwest of Union, access to and from the community is efficient and diverse. Union has infrastructure to allow growth without disturbing the beauty of the landscape.

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Union

Population

Total Population

2,396

Population
Growth Rate

1.09%

Median Age

46

Diversity Index

15.700

Housing & Income

Households

977

Total Housing Units

1,051


Owner Occupied

719

Renter Occupied

259

Vacant

74

Median Home Value

$190,603


Average Home Value

$260,321

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

1.15%


Per Capita Income

3.15%

Income Projection

Median Household

$65,789 $76,373


Average Household

$70,065 $81,418


Per Capita

$28,486 $33,262

Workforce

Total Businesses

48

Total Employed

237

Workers 16+

899

2021 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

3

Employed

48

2021 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

5

Employed

35

2021 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

7

Employed

35

2021 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

4

Employed

24

2021 Food & Beverage Stores

N

Businesses

3

Employed

21

2021 Public Administration

cp-industries

Businesses

4

Employed

20

Some
High School

95

Graduated
High School

431

Associates
Degree

222

Bachelor's
Degree

232

Graduate
Degree

108

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

877

Non-Resident Commuters

22

Drive Alone

699

Carpooled

100

Public

10

Work At Home

63