Polk County, OR

Population 76,353

Polk County, OR Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 9.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 60.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 29.7%

Registered Offenders

94.22% Lower than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

239 Found nearby

Unemployment

Moderate 5.0%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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14 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 14 K-12 public schools in Polk County, OR and 3 private schools. Homefacts rates Polk County's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

7 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Polk County, OR

Property Reports view all

Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$419,900 compared to July 2020
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    6.9%
  • Rented
    33.1%
  • Owned
    60%

246 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Polk County, OR issued 246 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 246 permits, 106 were issued for single family homes and 140 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Polk County, OR issued 0 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Polk County, OR
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $709
  • 1 Bedroom: $761
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,001
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,444
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,757

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Environmental Hazards

239 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Polk County, OR has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Polk County, OR is a green zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.69 Average
    Polk County, OR is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 40.77°
  • February 42.97°
  • March 45.55°
  • April 49.38°
  • May 55.92°
  • June 61.56°
  • July 68.42°
  • August 68.56°
  • September 63.88°
  • October 53.48°
  • November 46.1°
  • December 40.2°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Polk County, OR

Earthquakes
Polk County, OR has a moderate risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Polk County, OR has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Polk County, OR has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Polk County, OR has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Polk County, OR: $52,485

Unemployment

Unemployment in Polk County is 5.0%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.3% and 5.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 40.78%
White Collar - 59.22%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Kate Brown
  • Sen. Jeff Merkley
  • Sen. Ron Wyden

Neighborhood Info

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