Prospect is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Prospect Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Jackson County at latitude 42.751 and longitude -122.4889. Jackson County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 2,566 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Prospect Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 3.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Prospect: Deskins.Photos of the local Prospect, OR area
Also See: Prospect, OR ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||454|
|Population in Familes||366|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||249 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||145 (58.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||59 (23.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||45 (18.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$192,000|
|Average Home Value||$242,808|
|Median Household Income||$42,821|
|Average Household Income||$54,585|
|Per Capita Income||$23,193|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.31%|
|Per Capita Income||2.82%|
The table below compares Prospect to the other 377 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.
|Total Population||# 262||31st|
|Population Density1||# 327||14th|
|Diversity Index2||# 235||38th|
|Median Household Income||# 219||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 172||55th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oregon Census Data Comparison Tool.