Madras SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
9

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Madras, Oregon Info Snack

Madras (/mędrs/ MAD-res) is a city in Jefferson County, Oregon, United States. Originally called "The Basin" after the circular valley the city is in, it is unclear whether Madras was named in 1903 for the cotton fabric called "Madras" that originated in the city of Madras (now Chennai) in Tamil Nadu, India, or from the name of the city itself. The population was 6,046 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Jefferson County.
Population
6,552
Unemployment
13.4%
Poverty
23.9%
Median Home
$119,200
Median Income
$35,485
Median Rent
$832

Rankings for Madras in Oregon

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Map Of Madras, OR

Population over time in Madras

Year Population % Change
2017 6,552 0.7%
2016 6,504 0.3%
2015 6,487 1.1%
2014 6,419 2.5%
2013 6,263 0.8%
2012 6,215 2.4%
2011 6,069 0.6%
2010 6,034 -

Crime in Madras Per 100k

Crime Madras OR USA
Violent Crime 382.4 281.8 382.9
Murder 0.0 2.5 5.3
Robbery 73.5 58.7 98.0
Aggravated Assault 235.3 172.3 248.9
Property Crime 3411.8 2986.5 2362.0
Burglary 352.9 427.4 430.4
Larceny 2852.9 2145.3 1694.0
Car Theft 205.9 413.7 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Madras

White
51.0% (3,341)
African American
1.0% (63)
American Indian
5.8% (379)
Asian
1.3% (87)
Hawaiian
0.1% (9)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.1% (71)
Hispanic
39.7% (2,602)
Race Madras OR USA
White 51.0% 76.5% 61.5%
African American 1.0% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 5.8% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 4.1% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 3.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 39.7% 12.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Madras, Oregon

Less than $10,000
11.4% (74,692)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.7% (43,898)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.7% (122,522)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.7% (83,210)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (86,486)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.8% (116,625)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.0% (111,384)
$100,000 to $149,999
2.0% (13,104)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.4% (2,620)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Madras OR USA
Less than $10,000 11.4% 6.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.7% 4.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.7% 10.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.7% 10.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 13.5% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.8% 18.5% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.0% 12.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 2.0% 13.8% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.4% 5.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 5.0% 6.3%

Gender in Madras

Female
50.7% (3,319)
Male
49.3% (3,232)
Gender Madras OR USA
Female 50.7% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Madras for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
12.1% (790)
9-12th Grade
11.6% (759)
High School / GED
32.0% (2,094)
Some College
23.3% (1,524)
Associate's Degree
8.7% (571)
Bachelor's Degree
9.3% (608)
Master's Degree
2.9% (191)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.2% (11)
Education Madras OR USA
< 9th Grade 12.1% 3.8% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 11.6% 6.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 32.0% 23.4% 27.3%
Some College 23.3% 25.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.7% 8.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 9.3% 20.1% 19.1%
Master's Degree 2.9% 8.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.2% 1.6% 1.4%

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