Cloverdale is a tiny coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 253 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Cloverdale is the 204th largest community in Oregon.
Cloverdale home prices are not only among the most expensive in Oregon, but Cloverdale real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Unlike some towns, Cloverdale isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cloverdale are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cloverdale is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cloverdale who work in office and administrative support (37.33%), teaching (14.67%), and community and social services (14.67%).
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Cloverdale has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Cloverdale a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Cloverdale is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
Cloverdale is a small town, and as is often the case with smaller towns, the population isn't large or dense enough to support much in the way of a public transportation system. In fact, there are many rural roads around Cloverdale, which makes walking or biking to and from work a bit difficult. This makes for a very car-oriented town: 1.00% of residents commute to work by private automobile, and people often drive out of town for work, shopping, and other activities.
Being a small town, Cloverdale does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Cloverdale who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.71% of the adults in Cloverdale have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Cloverdale in 2010 was $23,922, which is upper middle income relative to Oregon, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $95,688 for a family of four. However, Cloverdale contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Cloverdale home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cloverdale residents report their race to be White. Cloverdale also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 27.21% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Cloverdale include Polish, Irish, Swiss, and French .
The most common language spoken in Cloverdale is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.