Klamath Falls, Oregon

Current Temperature ° Population 20,946

Homefacts City Report

Klamath Falls is located in Klamath County, OR. The population is 20,946, making Klamath Falls the largest city in Klamath County.

There are 25 public schools in Klamath Falls with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Klamath Falls is high, and there are 6 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Klamath Falls is very high and the median home sales price is $131,000.

Cities near Klamath Falls include Altamont, Keno and Merrill.

Schools

School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 12.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 66%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 21.6%

Crime Rate

13.16% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 371
  • Violent Crimes: 361
  • Robbery: 114
  • Burglary: 708
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

79.62% Lower than national avg.
  • 6 offenders in Klamath Falls
  • 2.86 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $147,950
  • Median Sales Price: $131,000
  • Foreclosures: 62
  • Homes For Sale: 742
  • Homes For Rent: 24

Environmental Hazards

547 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 4
  • Registered Polluters: 96
  • Superfunds: 14
  • Tanks & Spills: 433

Unemployment

Very High 8.5%
  • Oregon unemployment average: 6.5%
  • National unemployment average: 5.8%

Schools view all

25 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 25 K-12 public schools in Klamath Falls, OR and 7 private schools. Homefacts rates Klamath Falls's schools as Average, with an overall C+ rating.

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Crime view details

6 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index view report

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$147,950 compared to October 2013
Median Sales Price
$131,000 compared to October 2013

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    11.1%
  • Rented
    45.1%
  • Owned
    43.8%

742 Homes For Sale View All

$310,000
2549 Watson St
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$59,900
3815 6th Street, Suite 110
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$159,900
3815 6th Street, Suite 110
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$40,000
Lot 134 Spinaker Isle
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
NR Beds | NR Baths

62 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$82,250  
$172,166
Greensprings Dr
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
NR Beds | NR Baths
$211,152
Portland St
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
NR Beds | NR Baths
$78,000
Madison St
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$97,879
Delaware Ave
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
3 Beds | 1 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

2 Building Permits View All

  • In 2003, the city of Klamath Falls, OR issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2002, the city of Klamath Falls, OR issued 14 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 14 permits, 10 were issued for single family homes and 10 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

24 Rental Properties View All

$NR
2967 Washburn Way Suite D
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
$NR
2226 Washburn Way
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
$NR
733 Main St
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
$NR
2218 Shallock
Klamath Falls, OR 97601

Fair Market Rents

  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $427
  • 1 Bedroom: $561
  • 2 Bedrooms: $692
  • 3 Bedrooms: $998
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,207

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Environmental Hazards

547 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Klamath Falls, OR
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Klamath Falls, OR
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (364/366)
    Klamath Falls, OR has 99.45% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Klamath Falls, OR is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.78 Average
    Klamath Falls, OR is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 29.85°
  • February 32.93°
  • March 37.33°
  • April 41.75°
  • May 50.96°
  • June 57.4°
  • July 66.73°
  • August 65.33°
  • September 59.03°
  • October 47.3°
  • November 37.32°
  • December 28.8°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Klamath Falls, OR

Earthquakes
Klamath Falls, OR has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Klamath Falls, OR has a very low risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Klamath Falls, OR has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Klamath Falls, OR has a very low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Klamath Falls, OR: $29,753

Median Cost Of Living

Cost of Living index National Average is 100. Values under are lower cost and values over are higher cost.

Unemployment

Unemployment in Klamath Falls is 8.5%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 6.5% and 5.8% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 43.31%
White Collar - 56.69%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. John A. Kitzhaber M.D.
  • Sen. Jeff Merkley
  • Sen. Ron Wyden

City Representatives

  • Greg Walden

Neighborhood Info

3 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

32 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

2 Police Stations view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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