OR

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

About Wasco, OR

Wasco, OR is located in Sherman County in the state of Oregon.

The total City Population for Wasco is about 412 with about 157 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 676.

The Average Home Value is $151,700.00, which is roughly 39% lower than the Average Home Value of $247,189.00 for the state of Oregon, and roughly 20% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $42,250.00, which is roughly 21% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $53,414.00 for the state of Oregon, and roughly 27% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Wasco is about 4.2%.

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

Sherman County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 71.77% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 76.24%
Democratic: 21.52%
Libertarian: 1.99%
Other: 0.17%
Green: 0.08%


Nearby Locations

Moro, OR (7.61 mi.)
Grass Valley, OR (22.32 mi.)
The Dalles, OR (24.04 mi.)
Arlington, OR (25.32 mi.)
Mikkalo, OR (25.43 mi.)
Dufur, OR (25.53 mi.)
Friend, OR (25.53 mi.)
Mosier, OR (33.18 mi.)
Lonerock, OR (34.80 mi.)
Condon, OR (34.80 mi.)
Tygh Valley, OR (39.15 mi.)
Wamic, OR (39.15 mi.)
Hood River, OR (41.07 mi.)
Ione, OR (42.62 mi.)
Mt Hood Prkdl, OR (43.88 mi.)
Lexington, OR (45.20 mi.)
Mayville, OR (47.35 mi.)
Fossil, OR (47.35 mi.)
Kinzua, OR (47.35 mi.)
Maupin, OR (48.63 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 97065
Latitude : 45.613375
Longitude : -120.709517
TimeZone : Pacific (GMT -08:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 1218 ft.
Area Code(s) : 541, 458

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.37
Male Population Estimate : 52.37%
Female Population Estimate : 47.63%
Median Age : 46.3
Male Median Age : 45.7
Female Median Age : 46.8

White Population Estimate : 95.56%
Black Population Estimate : 0.74%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.14%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.89%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.15%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.18%
Other Population Estimate : 3.40%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Wasco specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Sherman County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Sherman County: About 58 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Sherman County is about 80% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.