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

495

Population
Growth Rate

0.00%

Median Age

49

Diversity Index

28.900

Housing & Income

Households

201

Total Housing Units

223


Owner Occupied

145

Renter Occupied

56

Vacant

22

Median Home Value

$384,783


Average Home Value

$519,218

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.00%


Per Capita Income

4.51%

Income Projection

Median Household

$57,237 $63,154


Average Household

$97,682 $121,626


Per Capita

$40,891 $50,982

Workforce

Total Businesses

17

Total Employed

78

Workers 16+

204

2022 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

1

Employed

32

2022 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

4

Employed

17

2022 Misc Store Retailers

cp-industries

Businesses

1

Employed

13

2022 Public Administration

cp-industries

Businesses

2

Employed

8

2022 Accommodation Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

2

Employed

8

2022 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

2

Employed

8

Some
High School

28

Graduated
High School

112

Associates
Degree

37

Bachelor's
Degree

80

Graduate
Degree

9

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

169

Non-Resident Commuters

28

Drive Alone

186

Carpooled

0

Public

0

Work At Home

0