Wasco, Oregon

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Wasco

Wasco, Oregon

Contact Accredited Schools With Online Options

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Wasco

Wasco Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 70 miles S of Yakima, Washington (center to center)
Nearest Large City 95 miles E of Portland, Oregon
County Sherman
Standard Zip Codes 97065
Phone Area Codes 541
Time Zone Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 45.591
Longitude -120.696

Wasco Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station MORO
Distance 7.6 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 38 F
Apr Temp 36 to 58 F
Jul Temp 53 to 82 F
Oct Temp 37 to 62 F
Annual Precip 11.4 inches
Distance 22.8 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
Distance 25.5 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 40 F
Apr Temp 42 to 65 F
Jul Temp 62 to 90 F
Oct Temp 42 to 65 F
Annual Precip 9 inches
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Wasco

Wasco Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 381 100%
Male 192 50.4%
Female 189 49.6%
Under 18 88 23.1%
18+ 293 76.9%
65+ 85 22.3%
Median Age 45.2
Average Family Size 2.73
White 359 94.2%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 1 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 9 2.4%
Other 1 0.3%
Mixed Race 11 2.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 13 3.4%

Estimated Wasco Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 341
Growth -40
Growth % -10.5%

Wasco Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 24.9%
US/American 20.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 17.2%
English 8.1%
Irish 6.7%
European 3.4%
Scotch-Irish 3.4%
Norwegian 3.4%
French (except Basque) 3.4%
Italian 1.7%
British 1.3%
Scottish 1.3%
Swedish 0.7%
Portuguese 0.7%
Dutch 0.7%
Danish 0.7%
Austrian 0.7%
Welsh 0.7%
Polish 0.3%
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Wasco

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Biggs (97065)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Wasco 381 $39,375
Dufur 588 $41,667
Grass Valley 171 $31,250
Moro 337 $40,625
Rufus 268 $29,688
The Dalles 12,156 $43,041
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Wasco

Featured Colleges in the Wasco Area (QuickSchools™)

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

Matching School Ads

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MSHUS- Organizational and Social Services, MS in Psychology - Addictions, AAS in Business Administration - Small Business Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Bachelor

A private, nonprofit, 501(c)(3) institution, Antioch University serves approximately 5,000 adult students online and at five campuses in four states. All benefit from an education immersed in our core values of inclusiveness, social justice, experiential learning, and socially engaged, global citizenship.  

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in Management
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.

  • Programs: Creative Writing, Master of Fine Arts (Online), Entertainment Business, Master of Science (Online), Audio Production Bachelors (Online), more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor
Penn Foster

Advance your career with our affordable, self-paced, career-focused distance education programs.

  • Programs: HVACR Technician, Diesel Mechanics, Veterinary Assistant, more...
  • Degrees: Diploma

Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.

  • Programs: Online MBA specialization in International Business, Online General MBA, Online MBA specialization in Accounting, more...
  • Degrees: Master
Matching School Ads

Wasco Colleges

(List of Oregon Colleges)

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Wasco

Advanced Controls

Click this [+/-] link to see or edit the similarity criteria used.

Limit Results to One State?

Sorry, no cities with similar criterias found in our database. Please choose any other state and try.
You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Study Online in Wasco

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.

Additional Resources

Large City Map

Info for Wasco Government Officials

Are you an official in the Wasco government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.