Madras SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
9.5

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Madras 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
6,504
Unemployment
15.2%
Poverty
25.2%
Median Home
$105,400
Median Income
$34,811
Median Rent
$808

Rankings for Madras in Oregon

Best Places Around Madras

1

Bend, OR
Population 84,416

2

Redmond, OR
Population 27,998

3

4

Prineville, OR
Population 9,419

Map Of Madras, OR

Population over time in Madras

Year Population % Change
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 326.7 264.6 386.3
Murder 0.0 2.8 5.3
Robbery 44.5 55.6 102.8
Aggravated Assault 252.4 164.1 248.5
Property Crime 3563.5 2964.4 2450.7
Burglary 638.5 412.0 468.9
Larceny 2568.7 2230.0 1745.0
Car Theft 356.3 322.3 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Madras

White
48.7% (3,170)
African American
1.2% (78)
American Indian
5.3% (347)
Asian
1.4% (90)
Hawaiian
0.1% (9)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.8% (120)
Hispanic
41.4% (2,690)
Race Madras OR USA
White 48.7% 77.0% 60.6%
African American 1.2% 1.8% 10.4%
American Indian 5.3% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 4.0% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.4% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.8% 3.5% 2.5%
Hispanic 41.4% 12.4% 17.3%

Household Income For Madras, Oregon

Less than $10,000
7.7% (500)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.8% (377)
$15,000 to $24,999
20.4% (1,326)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.3% (1,060)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.6% (884)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.0% (1,430)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.9% (839)
$100,000 to $149,999
1.3% (84)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Madras OR USA
Less than $10,000 7.7% 6.9% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.8% 5.1% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 20.4% 10.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.3% 10.5% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.6% 13.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.0% 18.6% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.9% 12.7% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 1.3% 13.0% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 4.5% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 4.3% 5.7%

Gender in Madras

Female
51.2% (3,333)
Male
48.8% (3,170)
Gender Madras OR USA
Female 51.2% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Madras for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
13.3% (863)
9-12th Grade
13.3% (863)
High School / GED
30.9% (2,010)
Some College
20.2% (1,311)
Associate's Degree
8.5% (553)
Bachelor's Degree
10.9% (709)
Master's Degree
2.7% (178)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.2% (13)
Education Madras OR USA
< 9th Grade 13.3% 3.9% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 13.3% 6.2% 7.4%
High School / GED 30.9% 23.9% 27.5%
Some College 20.2% 26.2% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.5% 8.5% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 10.9% 19.6% 18.8%
Master's Degree 2.7% 8.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.2% 1.5% 1.3%

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