Welches, OR

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Welches Profile


Overview

Welches is a very small town located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 3,390 people and just one neighborhood, Welches is the 102nd largest community in Oregon.

Housing costs in Welches 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

Welches is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Welches is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Welches who work in sales jobs (12.69%), management occupations (9.38%), and office and administrative support (8.98%).

Of important note, Welches is also a town of artists. Welches has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Welches’s character.


Setting & Lifestyle

Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Welches is worth considering.

One downside of living in Welches, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.17 minutes every day commuting to work.

Welches Demographics

The overall education level of Welches citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.37% of adults in Welches have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Welches in 2010 was $36,083, which is wealthy relative to Oregon and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $144,332 for a family of four. However, Welches contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Welches home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Welches residents report their race to be White, followed by Native Hawaiian. Important ancestries of people in Welches include Irish, English, Norwegian, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Welches is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Welches 0.101011101001110
Oregon 2.60

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Welches VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Welches 0.101011101001110
Oregon 29.47

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Oregon 57

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

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School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

OREGON TRAIL SD 46


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Oregon

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Better than of OR school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to OR Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Oregon Trail Academy School
36225 Se Proctor Rd
Boring, OR, 97009
KG-09
Welches Middle School
24903 E Salmon River Rd
Welches, OR, 97067
06-08
Kelso Elementary School
34651 Se Kelso Rd
Boring, OR, 97009
KG-05
Sandy High School
17100 Bluff Rd
Sandy, OR, 97055
09-12
Cedar Ridge Middle School
17225 Smith Ave
Sandy, OR, 97055
06-08
Firwood Elementary School
42900 Se Trubel Rd
Sandy, OR, 97055
KG-05
Sandy Grade School
38955 Pleasant St
Sandy, OR, 97055
KG-05
Boring Middle School
27801 Se Dee St
Boring, OR, 97009
06-08
Naas Elementary School
12240 Se School Ave
Boring, OR, 97009
KG-05
Welches Elementary School
24901 E Salmon River Rd
Welches, OR, 97067
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.5% 50.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.3% 43.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.2% 6.8%

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