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Mission, Oregon - Basic Facts

The Mission Census Designated Place had a population of 998 as of July 1, 2017. Mission ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for 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 Mission is located at latitude 45.6586 and longitude -118.6655 in Umatilla County. The formal boundaries for the Mission Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Umatilla County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,217 feet.

The Mission Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408844) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Oregon is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Mission Census Designated Place is located within Umatilla Reservation Division of Umatilla County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mission population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Mission: Mission Station.

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Mission, OR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 998
Daytime Population: Workers 2,626
Daytime Population: Residents 585
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,211
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 3.22
Population in Households 979
Population in Familes 789
Population in Group Qrtrs 19
Population Density2 131
Diversity Index3 62


Median Household Income $44,914
Average Household Income $59,509
Per Capita Income $20,487


Total Housing Units 363 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 169 (46.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 137 (37.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 57 (15.7%)
Median Home Value $193,750
Average Home Value $239,732


Total Households 306
Average Household Size 3.2
Family Households 214
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.53% -0.34%
Households -0.7% -0.46%
Families -1.51% -0.57%
Median Household Income   1.04%
Per Capita Income   2.01%

Mission, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mission to the other 378 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 213 44th
Population Density # 328 13th
Diversity Index # 37 91st
Median Household Income # 228 40th
Per Capita Income # 318 16th

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