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Demographics

People

Total Population9,171
Male Share of the Population47.1%
Female Share of the Population52.9%
Senior Citizens19.6%
Employed Population 16+2,879
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married44.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher6.7%
Median Earnings25+$23,678
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,083

Wealth

Median Family Income$45,862
% Above Poverty Level74.1%
% Below Poverty Level25.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home4.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.3%
% Using Public Transportation0.3%

Housing

People Living Alone30.7%
Median Gross Rent$834
Median House Value$118,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)21.1%
German15%
English10%
Irish7.9%
Scottish3.5%
Norwegian3.4%
Dutch2.4%
Italian2.2%
French Except Basque1.8%
Swedish1.5%
Canadian1.1%
Welsh0.9%
Russian0.9%
Polish0.6%
Austrian0.6%
Danishn0.5%
Portuguese0.5%
Hungarian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
African0.1%
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Sweet Home Almanac

CategoryValue
County Linn County
Standard Zip Codes97386
Phone Area Codes541
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude44.36
Approximate Longitude-122.69

Sweet Home Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationFOSTER DAM
Distance3.6 miles
Jan Temp33 to 47 F
Apr Temp40 to 60 F
Jul Temp51 to 80 F
Oct Temp42 to 65 F
Annual Precip54.6 inches
StationCASCADIA
Distance12.4 miles
Jan Temp32 to 46 F
Apr Temp38 to 59 F
Jul Temp49 to 78 F
Oct Temp39 to 64 F
Annual Precip64.6 inches
StationLACOMB 3 NNE
Distance16.3 miles
Jan Temp33 to 46 F
Apr Temp38 to 59 F
Jul Temp50 to 78 F
Oct Temp40 to 64 F
Annual Precip56.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Brownsville1,615$58,352
Halsey935$53,750
Harrisburg3,687$60,938
Lebanon16,162$46,193
Scio768$60,313
Tangent1,172$60,139

Sweet Home Public Libraries

Sweet Home Public Library
1101 13TH AVE
Sweet Home, Oregon
(541) 367-5007

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Sweet Home Public Schools

Hawthorne Elementary School
3205 Long St
ZIP: 97386
(541) 367-7167
Primary
Total Enrollment 324
Holley Elementary School
40336 Crawfordsville Dr
ZIP: 97386
(541) 367-7162
Primary
Total Enrollment 143
Oak Heights Elementary School
605 Elm St
ZIP: 97386
(541) 367-7165
Primary
Total Enrollment 274
Sweet Home Charter School
28721 Liberty Rd
ZIP: 97386
(541) 367-1833
Primary
Total Enrollment 235
Sweet Home High School
1641 Long St
ZIP: 97386
(541) 367-7142
High
Total Enrollment 805
Sweet Home Junior High School
880 22nd Ave
ZIP: 97386
(541) 367-7187
Middle
Total Enrollment 354

Sweet Home Private Schools

Little Promises Children's Program
28028 Pleasant Valley Rd
ZIP: 97386
Elementary
Total Enrollment 12
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