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About West Linn
West Linn is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 25,392 people and five constituent neighborhoods, West Linn is the 20th largest community in Oregon.
West Linn home prices are not only among the most expensive in Oregon, but West Linn real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
West Linn is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 90.44% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, West Linn is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in West Linn who work in management occupations (18.84%), sales jobs (14.51%) and office and administrative support (12.74%).
Also of interest is that West Linn has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.63% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
In addition, West Linn is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
West Linn is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, West Linn’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to West Linn, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. West Linn is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 54.26% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in West Linn in 2010 was $42,483, which is wealthy relative to Oregon and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $169,932 for a family of four.
The people who call West Linn home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of West Linn residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in West Linn include German, English, Irish, Italian, Norwegian and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in West Linn is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|WEST LINN INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||9,523|
|WEST LINN HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||78.68%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||21.32%|
|TYPE OF WEST LINN HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||74.42%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||9.07%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||4.17%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||11.99%|
|SIZE OF WEST LINN HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||7.39%|
|AGE OF WEST LINN HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||14.08%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||66.87%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||12.88%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||6.17%|
|WEST LINN REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$358,349|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$855|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $46,000||1.22%|
|$46,001 - $91,000||1.43%|
|$91,001 - $182,000||5.04%|
|$182,001 - $274,000||14.77%|
|$274,001 - $365,000||26.28%|
|$365,001 - $456,000||18.87%|
|$456,001 - $684,000||24.35%|
|$684,001 - $912,000||5.88%|
|PEOPLE OF WEST LINN||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.70%|
|5 TO 17||20.55%|
|18 TO 24||5.96%|
|25 TO 34||8.77%|
|35 TO 54||32.43%|
|55 TO 64||15.50%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||11.09%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||97.58%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$84,295|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$42,483|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||4.22%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Manufacturing (12.76%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (11.77%)
Public Service (5.47%)
Real estate (4.40%)
Information Technology (2.10%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.67%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.35%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.15%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||1.00%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||3.09%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||3.97%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (17.39%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (91.59%)
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