OR

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

About Prospect, OR

Prospect, OR is located in Jackson County in the state of Oregon.

The total City Population for Prospect is about 409 with about 45 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 965.

The Average Home Value is $174,000.00, which is roughly 30% lower than the Average Home Value of $247,189.00 for the state of Oregon, and roughly 8% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $33,690.00, which is roughly 37% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $53,414.00 for the state of Oregon, and roughly 41% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Prospect is about 6.9%.

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

Jackson County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 6.89% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 50.23%
Democratic: 46.77%
Libertarian: 1.7%
Other: 0.8%
Green: 0.5%


Nearby Locations

Trail, OR (18.10 mi.)
Butte Falls, OR (19.57 mi.)
Shady Cove, OR (22.69 mi.)
Tiller, OR (25.64 mi.)
Eagle Point, OR (27.77 mi.)
White City, OR (32.77 mi.)
Chiloquin, OR (33.15 mi.)
Days Creek, OR (34.79 mi.)
Chemult, OR (35.19 mi.)
Diamond Lake, OR (35.19 mi.)
Central Point, OR (36.71 mi.)
Azalea, OR (38.88 mi.)
Gold Hill, OR (40.24 mi.)
Medford, OR (40.65 mi.)
Rogue River, OR (41.33 mi.)
Phoenix, OR (41.46 mi.)
Canyonville, OR (42.26 mi.)
Talent, OR (43.24 mi.)
Myrtle Creek, OR (44.39 mi.)
Glide, OR (44.81 mi.)
Idleyld Park, OR (45.80 mi.)
Ashland, OR (46.02 mi.)
Glendale, OR (47.25 mi.)
Riddle, OR (47.45 mi.)
Wolf Creek, OR (48.39 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 97536
Latitude : 42.807194
Longitude : -122.484352
TimeZone : Pacific (GMT -08:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 2870 ft.
Area Code(s) : 541, 458

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.27
Male Population Estimate : 51.61%
Female Population Estimate : 48.39%
Median Age : 52.1
Male Median Age : 53.5
Female Median Age : 51.3

White Population Estimate : 96.89%
Black Population Estimate : 0.31%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.56%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.41%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.52%
Indian Population Estimate : 5.70%
Other Population Estimate : 0.73%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Prospect specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Jackson County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Jackson County: About 335 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Jackson County is about 26% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 14% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.