Klamath Falls SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
10

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Klamath Falls, Oregon Info Snack

Klamath Falls (/klæm/ KLAM-th) (Klamath: iWLaLLoona) is a city in and the county seat of Klamath County, Oregon, United States. The city was originally called Linkville when George Nurse founded the town in 1867. It was named after the Link River, on whose falls the city was sited. The name was changed to Klamath Falls in 1893. The population was 20,840 at the 2010 census. The city is on the southeastern shore of the Upper Klamath Lake and about 25 miles (40 km) north of the California–Oregon border.
Population
21,138
Unemployment
10.3%
Poverty
24.5%
Median Home
$155,600
Median Income
$39,738
Median Rent
$745

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Klamath Falls and Altamont can be combined since residents there see themselves as all being from Klamath Falls. That would probably put them in the top 10.

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Map Of Klamath Falls, OR

Population over time in Klamath Falls

Year Population % Change
2017 21,138 0.1%
2016 21,113 -1.0%
2015 21,322 0.3%
2014 21,261 0.5%
2013 21,165 0.7%
2012 21,026 0.4%
2011 20,943 0.3%
2010 20,881 0.1%
2009 20,869 -
Crime/100k Klamath Falls OR USA
Violent Crime 409.1 285.5 368.9
Murder 4.5 2.0 5.0
Robbery 62.9 60.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 305.7 175.6 246.8
Property Crime 3345.0 2894.0 2199.5
Burglary 476.6 389.1 376.0
Larceny 2279.5 2109.9 1594.6
Car Theft 589.0 395.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Klamath Falls

White
77.7% (16,417)
African American
2.0% (420)
American Indian
2.3% (480)
Asian
0.9% (183)
Hawaiian
0.1% (28)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.8% (812)
Hispanic
13.2% (2,798)
Race Klamath Falls OR USA
White 77.7% 76.0% 61.1%
African American 2.0% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 2.3% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 4.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.8% 3.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 13.2% 12.8% 17.8%

Household Income For Klamath Falls, Oregon

Less than $10,000
8.1% (171,870)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.2% (194,614)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.4% (325,686)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (231,662)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.9% (358,044)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.8% (356,168)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.4% (219,469)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.6% (160,381)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (62,839)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (33,061)
Income Klamath Falls OR USA
Less than $10,000 8.1% 596.8% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.2% 442.9% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.4% 932.5% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 971.6% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.9% 1303.6% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.8% 1838.4% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.4% 1319.0% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.6% 1451.4% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 571.0% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 572.8% 697.9%

Gender in Klamath Falls

Female
49.1% (10,389)
Male
50.9% (10,748)
Gender Klamath Falls OR USA
Female 49.1% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 50.9% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Klamath Falls for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (634)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (2,113)
High School / GED
28.0% (5,918)
Some College
29.0% (6,130)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,902)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (2,747)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,268)
Professional Degree
1.0% (211)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (211)
Education Klamath Falls OR USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 23.0% 27.0%
Some College 29.0% 26.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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