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Demographics

People

Total Population1,498
Male Share of the Population47.3%
Female Share of the Population52.7%
Senior Citizens21.2%
Employed Population 16+689
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married49.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher33.8%
Median Earnings25+$30,962
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,815

Wealth

Median Family Income$61,932
% Above Poverty Level82.6%
% Below Poverty Level17.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home11.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.9%
% Using Public Transportation1.2%

Housing

People Living Alone33.3%
Median Gross Rent$927
Median House Value$308,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)24%
English15.6%
Irish8.1%
Italian4.3%
Norwegian4.2%
French Except Basque4.1%
Welsh4%
Scottish3.9%
Swedish3.9%
Russian3%
Finnish2.6%
Polish1.7%
Austrian1.7%
Danishn1.6%
Swiss1.3%
Czech1%
Canadian0.7%
German0.6%
Australian0.6%
Portuguese0.5%
Ukrainian0.4%
Greek0.4%
Dutch0.3%
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Gearhart Almanac

CategoryValue
County Clatsop County
Standard Zip Codes97138
Phone Area Codes971,503
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude45.85
Approximate Longitude-123.57

Gearhart Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationSEASIDE
Distance2.9 miles
Jan Temp39 to 52 F
Apr Temp42 to 58 F
Jul Temp53 to 68 F
Oct Temp46 to 64 F
Annual Precip75.7 inches
StationASTORIA CLATSOP CO AP
Distance8.8 miles
Jan Temp37 to 48 F
Apr Temp41 to 56 F
Jul Temp53 to 67 F
Oct Temp44 to 61 F
Annual Precip67.1 inches
StationGRAYS RIVER HATCHERY
Distance29.8 miles
Jan Temp34 to 48 F
Apr Temp38 to 58 F
Jul Temp50 to 73 F
Oct Temp41 to 63 F
Annual Precip109.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Astoria9,595$65,381
Cannon Beach1,673$61,974
Nehalem323$44,000
Seaside6,514$39,744
Warrenton5,260$56,875

Gearhart Public Schools

Gearhart Elementary School
1002 Pacific Way
ZIP: 97138
(503) 738-8348
Primary
Total Enrollment 332
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