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People

Total Population 204
Male Share of the Population 44.1%
Female Share of the Population 55.9%
Senior Citizens 11.8%
Employed Population 16+ 92
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 60.7%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $52,813
% Above Poverty Level 91.2%
% Below Poverty Level 8.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 1.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 7.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 16%
Median Gross Rent $838
Median House Value $143,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.8%
US/American 0%
English 4.4%
Irish 18.6%

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

Helix Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 34 miles SE of Kennewick, Washington (center to center)
Nearest Large City 195 miles E of Portland, Oregon
County Umatilla
Standard Zip Codes 97835
Phone Area Codes 541
Time Zone Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 45.849
Longitude -118.655

Helix 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 PENDLETON BR EXP STN
Distance 9.3 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 41 F
Apr Temp 36 to 62 F
Jul Temp 52 to 88 F
Oct Temp 35 to 65 F
Annual Precip 17.5 inches
Station MILTON FREEWATER
Distance 13.4 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 42 F
Apr Temp 42 to 64 F
Jul Temp 60 to 88 F
Oct Temp 42 to 65 F
Annual Precip 15.9 inches
Station PENDLETON DOWNTOWN
Distance 14.4 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 42 F
Apr Temp 38 to 64 F
Jul Temp 54 to 89 F
Oct Temp 35 to 66 F
Annual Precip 13.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Adams 370 $82,750
Athena 1,069 $62,500
Milton-Freewater 7,089 $40,802
Pendleton 16,882 $60,693
Weston 723 $55,568

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

Helix Public Libraries

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Helix Public Library
119 COLUMBIA ST
Helix, Oregon
(541) 457-6130

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Helix High Schools

HELIX SCHOOL
120 MAIN
541-457-2175
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 180 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.1

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