Rogue River is a very small city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 2,178 people and just one neighborhood, Rogue River is the 121st largest community in Oregon.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Rogue River are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Oregon.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Rogue River isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Rogue River are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Rogue River is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Rogue River who work in office and administrative support (18.72%), sales jobs (14.66%) and healthcare suport services (12.79%).
A relatively large number of people in Rogue River telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.88% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
The city 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, Rogue River has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Rogue River a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.