La Grande SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
10

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La Grande, Oregon Info Snack

La Grande /lrænd/ is a city in Union County, Oregon, United States. Originally named "Brownsville," it was forced to change its name because that name was being used for a city in Linn County. Its name comes from an early French settler, Charles Dause, who often used the phrase "La Grande" to describe the area's beauty. The population was 13,082 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Union County. La Grande lies east of the Blue Mountains and southeast of Pendleton.
Population
13,079
Unemployment
7.0%
Poverty
23.0%
Median Home
$150,000
Median Income
$40,511
Median Rent
$676

Rankings for La Grande in Oregon

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1

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Population 16,861

2

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Population 7,059

Map Of La Grande, OR

Population over time in La Grande

Year Population % Change
2016 13,079 -0.1%
2015 13,088 -0.0%
2014 13,090 -0.2%
2013 13,114 0.7%
2012 13,027 0.3%
2011 12,990 0.8%
2010 12,882 -

Crime in La Grande Per 100k

Crime La Grande OR USA
Violent Crime 135.8 281.8 382.9
Murder 0.0 2.5 5.3
Robbery 30.2 58.7 98.0
Aggravated Assault 52.8 172.3 248.9
Property Crime 2143.1 2986.5 2362.0
Burglary 377.3 427.4 430.4
Larceny 1667.7 2145.3 1694.0
Car Theft 98.1 413.7 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in La Grande

White
87.8% (11,485)
African American
1.1% (138)
American Indian
0.9% (121)
Asian
1.5% (198)
Hawaiian
1.8% (236)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.6% (336)
Hispanic
4.3% (565)
Race La Grande OR USA
White 87.8% 77.0% 60.6%
African American 1.1% 1.8% 10.4%
American Indian 0.9% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 4.0% 4.3%
Hawaiian 1.8% 0.4% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 2.6% 3.5% 2.5%
Hispanic 4.3% 12.4% 17.3%

Household Income For La Grande, Oregon

Less than $10,000
10.8% (1,412)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.7% (1,137)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.4% (1,752)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.9% (1,687)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.5% (1,504)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.7% (2,053)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.0% (1,700)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.3% (1,085)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.2% (287)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (457)
Income La Grande OR USA
Less than $10,000 10.8% 6.9% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.7% 5.1% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.4% 10.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.9% 10.5% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.5% 13.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.7% 18.6% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.0% 12.7% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.3% 13.0% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.2% 4.5% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 4.3% 5.7%

Gender in La Grande

Female
51.9% (6,793)
Male
48.1% (6,285)
Gender La Grande OR USA
Female 51.9% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in La Grande for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.6% (341)
9-12th Grade
4.2% (544)
High School / GED
31.8% (4,164)
Some College
26.8% (3,499)
Associate's Degree
8.5% (1,107)
Bachelor's Degree
16.8% (2,195)
Master's Degree
5.5% (722)
Professional Degree
2.3% (297)
Doctorate Degree
1.6% (206)
Education La Grande OR USA
< 9th Grade 2.6% 3.9% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 4.2% 6.2% 7.4%
High School / GED 31.8% 23.9% 27.5%
Some College 26.8% 26.2% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.5% 8.5% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 16.8% 19.6% 18.8%
Master's Degree 5.5% 8.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 2.3% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.6% 1.5% 1.3%

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