Tangent strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Oregon):
Low Rate of Poverty
Public Transportation Use
People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
Comparing Tangent to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Oregon (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|College Educated Adults|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Nearest Medium City||28 miles S of Salem, Oregon (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||71 miles S of Portland, Oregon|
|Standard Zip Codes||97389|
|Phone Area Codes||541|
|Time Zone||Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||CORVALLIS STATE UNIV|
|Jan Temp||34 to 47 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||52 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||43.6 inches|
|Station||CORVALLIS WATER BUREAU|
|Jan Temp||32 to 45 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||50 to 77 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||67.7 inches|
|Station||EUGENE MAHLON SWEET AP|
|Jan Temp||33 to 47 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||51 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||50.9 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.08|
|American Indian & Alaskan||10||1.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||26||2.8%|
|Est. 2005 Population||968|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||10.9%|
|French (except Basque)||4%|
|Dutch West Indian||0.3%|
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