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Trail, Oregon - Basic Facts

The Trail Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Jackson County at latitude 42.6662 and longitude -122.8128. Jackson County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,430 feet.

The formal official name is the Trail Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Trail, Oregon.

The U5 Census Class Code for Trail indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Trail Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles.

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Trail, OR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 726
Population in Households 726
Population in Familes 589
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 107
Diversity Index2 22


Total Households 327
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 229
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 390 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 257 (65.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 71 (18.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 63 (16.2%)
Median Home Value $221,939
Average Home Value $249,027


Median Household Income $40,314
Average Household Income $51,647
Per Capita Income $21,761
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.79% 0.97%
Households 0.96% 1.14%
Families 2.64% 0.94%
Median Household Income   2.54%
Per Capita Income   2.51%
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.


Trail, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Trail 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 234 38th
Population Density1 # 336 11th
Diversity Index2 # 270 29th
Median Household Income # 262 31st
Per Capita Income # 221 42nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oregon Census Data Comparison Tool.