OR

National Population : 333,590,059
Oregon State Population : 4,027,118

About Prairie City, OR

Prairie City, OR is located in Grant County in the state of Oregon.

The total City Population for Prairie City is about 876 with about 341 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,135.

The Average Home Value is $133,900.00, which is roughly 46% lower than the Average Home Value of $247,189.00 for the state of Oregon, and roughly 29% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $49,219.00, which is roughly 8% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $53,414.00 for the state of Oregon, and roughly 14% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Prairie City is about 7.8%.

Oregon is ranked #1 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 85.68 out of 100.

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Voting

Grant County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 73.8% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 77.13%
Democratic: 20.21%
Libertarian: 1.68%
Other: 0.72%
Green: 0.26%


Nearby Locations

Bates, OR (10.91 mi.)
John Day, OR (11.85 mi.)
Canyon City, OR (12.53 mi.)
Mount Vernon, OR (19.99 mi.)
Unity, OR (25.69 mi.)
Fox, OR (26.25 mi.)
Long Creek, OR (26.25 mi.)
Ritter, OR (26.25 mi.)
Seneca, OR (26.49 mi.)
Greenhorn, OR (28.92 mi.)
Sumpter, OR (28.92 mi.)
Granite, OR (28.92 mi.)
Hereford, OR (36.77 mi.)
Dayville, OR (40.34 mi.)
Drewsey, OR (41.07 mi.)
Ironside, OR (43.86 mi.)
Kimberly, OR (45.85 mi.)
Monument, OR (46.10 mi.)
Bridgeport, OR (47.73 mi.)
Baker City, OR (48.52 mi.)
Medical Spgs, OR (48.52 mi.)
Haines, OR (49.34 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 97869
Latitude : 44.518627
Longitude : -118.592871
TimeZone : Pacific (GMT -08:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 4986 ft.
Area Code(s) : 541

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.17
Male Population Estimate : 49.16%
Female Population Estimate : 50.84%
Median Age : 51.7
Male Median Age : 51.0
Female Median Age : 52.2

White Population Estimate : 97.89%
Black Population Estimate : 0.79%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.64%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.70%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.26%
Indian Population Estimate : 3.61%
Other Population Estimate : 0.44%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Prairie City specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Grant County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Grant County: About 69 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Grant County is about 76% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.