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People

Total Population 640
Male Share of the Population 49.1%
Female Share of the Population 50.9%
Senior Citizens 16.4%
Employed Population 16+ 261
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 63.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 14.5%
Median Earnings25+ $36,641
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $35,982

Wealth

Median Family Income $65,556
% Above Poverty Level 98.7%
% Below Poverty Level 1.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 5.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 25.7%
Median Gross Rent $895
Median House Value $163,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 23.1%
US/American 0%
English 6.3%
Irish 20%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Dufur Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 63 miles E of Gresham, Oregon (center to center)
Nearest Large City 75 miles E of Portland, Oregon
County Wasco
Standard Zip Codes 97021
Phone Area Codes 541
Time Zone Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 45.453
Longitude -121.129

Dufur Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station DUFUR
Distance 0.3 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 41 F
Apr Temp 36 to 63 F
Jul Temp 50 to 86 F
Oct Temp 37 to 65 F
Annual Precip 13.3 inches
Station DALLESPORT AP
Distance 11.4 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 41 F
Apr Temp 43 to 65 F
Jul Temp 61 to 88 F
Oct Temp 42 to 67 F
Annual Precip 14.2 inches
Station PARKDALE 1 NNE
Distance 22.7 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 41 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 49 to 80 F
Oct Temp 36 to 62 F
Annual Precip 32.3 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Dufur, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Friend (97021)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Grass Valley 176 $49,688
Maupin 593 $47,333
Moro 372 $32,308
Mosier 476 $55,556
The Dalles 15,136 $48,442
Wasco 431 $46,875

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Dufur Public Libraries

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Dufur School/community Library
802 N.E. FIFTH ST
Dufur, Oregon
(541) 467-2509
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Dufur High Schools

DUFUR SCHOOL
802 NE 5TH ST
541-467-2509
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 267 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.7

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