North Powder

Straddling the historic Oregon Trail, North Powder has a long history of serving travelers. ... The tiny town is surrounded by opportunities for hiking, camping, fishing, wildlife viewing and touring on the Grande Tour Scenic Bikeway. The nearby Anthony Lakes Mountain Resort is a popular destination for skiers and outdoor enthusiasts year-round.

Historically, North Powder prospered with the arrival of the railroad, the creation of a lumber company and the success of an icehouse that supplied refrigerator cars. 

North Powder

Population

Total Population

524

Population
Growth Rate

2.17%

Median Age

48

Diversity Index

28.800

Housing & Income

Households

219

Total Housing Units

239


Owner Occupied

155

Renter Occupied

64

Vacant

20

Median Home Value

$232,500


Average Home Value

$318,182

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

2.13%


Per Capita Income

4.69%

Income Projection

Median Household

$42,782 $59,017


Average Household

$64,423 $81,438


Per Capita

$26,662 $33,531

Workforce

Total Businesses

19

Total Employed

89

Workers 16+

144

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Construction

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Manufacturing

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

1

Employed

2

Some
High School

26

Graduated
High School

118

Associates
Degree

16

Bachelor's
Degree

54

Graduate
Degree

9

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

104

Non-Resident Commuters

40

Drive Alone

121

Carpooled

14

Public

0

Work At Home

5


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