Cape Meares is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Cape Meares Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Tillamook County at latitude 45.4898 and longitude -123.9587. Tillamook County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 259 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Cape Meares Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.51 sq. miles and a water area of 0.25 sq. miles.Photos of the local Cape Meares, OR area
|Population in Households||98|
|Population in Familes||80|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||1.78|
|Average Family Size||2|
|Total Housing Units||181 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||34 (18.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||22 (12.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||126 (69.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$208,333|
|Average Home Value||$273,485|
|Median Household Income||$43,479|
|Average Household Income||$59,819|
|Per Capita Income||$23,311|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.49%|
|Per Capita Income||2.75%|
The table below compares Cape Meares 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||# 354||6th|
|Population Density1||# 362||4th|
|Diversity Index2||# 47||88th|
|Median Household Income||# 210||45th|
|Per Capita Income||# 170||55th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oregon Census Data Comparison Tool.