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Pilot Rock, Oregon - Basic Facts

Pilot Rock is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Pilot Rock.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Umatilla County at latitude 45.4832 and longitude -118.83. Umatilla County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,703 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Pilot Rock (see map) encompass a land area of 1.46 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 1,492
Population in Households 1,483
Population in Familes 1,216
Population in Group Qrtrs 9
Population Density1 1,028
Diversity Index2 20


Total Households 578
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 401
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 651 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 425 (65.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 154 (23.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 73 (11.2%)
Median Home Value $127,273
Average Home Value $174,646


Median Household Income $50,502
Average Household Income $56,100
Per Capita Income $22,642
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.16% -0.08%
Households -0.16% -0.07%
Families -0.86% -0.2%
Median Household Income   1.25%
Per Capita Income   2.14%
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.


Pilot Rock, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pilot Rock 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 # 179 53rd
Population Density1 # 192 49th
Diversity Index2 # 304 20th
Median Household Income # 129 66th
Per Capita Income # 187 51st

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