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Sumpter, Oregon - Basic Facts

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The City of Sumpter had a population of 201 as of July 1, 2016. Sumpter ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Oregon. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Sumpter is located at latitude 44.7435 and longitude -118.1975 in Baker County. The formal boundaries for the City of Sumpter (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Baker County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 4,429 feet.

The City of Sumpter (GNIS ID: 2412002) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Oregon is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Sumpter is located within Hereford Division of Baker County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Sumpter population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Sumpter: Fort Sumpter.

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Sumpter, OR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 201
Population in Households 201
Population in Familes 149
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 92
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 120
Average Household Size 1.68
Family Households 72
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 315 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 97 (30.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 23 ( 7.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 195 (61.9%)
Median Home Value $207,143
Average Home Value $328,385


Median Household Income $39,232
Average Household Income $55,701
Per Capita Income $28,810
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.24% -0.2%
Households 0.13% 0.0%
Families 1.65% -0.28%
Median Household Income   2.52%
Per Capita Income   2.55%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Sumpter, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sumpter to the other 378 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 320 16th
Population Density1 # 347 8th
Diversity Index2 # 326 14th
Median Household Income # 284 25th
Per Capita Income # 91 76th

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