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Haines, Oregon
Restored 19th-century cabin in Haines city park
Restored 19th-century cabin in Haines city park
Nickname(s): 
The Biggest Little City in Oregon
Location in Oregon
Location in Oregon
Country United States
State Oregon
County Baker
Incorporated 1909
Area
 • Total 0.76 sq mi (1.96 km2)
 • Land 0.76 sq mi (1.96 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
3,341 ft (1,018 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 416
 • Estimate 
(2019)
422
 • Density 558.20/sq mi (215.63/km2)
Time zone UTC-8 (Pacific)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-7 (Pacific)
ZIP code
97833
Area code(s) 541
FIPS code 41-31600
GNIS feature ID 1121507
Website www.cityofhainesor.org

Haines is a city in Baker County, Oregon, United States. The population was 416 at the 2010 census.

History

Haines was platted in 1885 or 1886 along the Oregon Railway and Navigation Company rail line, having been a stage stop before then.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.76 square miles (1.97 km2), all of it land.

Climate

This region experiences warm (but not hot) and dry summers, with no average monthly temperatures above 71.6 °F (22.0 °C). According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Haines has a warm-summer Mediterranean climate, abbreviated "Csb" on climate maps.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 423
1920 503 18.9%
1930 431 −14.3%
1940 377 −12.5%
1950 321 −14.9%
1960 331 3.1%
1970 314 −5.1%
1980 341 8.6%
1990 405 18.8%
2000 426 5.2%
2010 416 −2.3%
2019 (est.) 422 1.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 416 people, 175 households, and 115 families living in the city. The population density was 547.4 inhabitants per square mile (211.4/km2). There were 201 housing units at an average density of 264.5 per square mile (102.1/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 94.5% White, 1.2% Native American, 0.7% from other races, and 3.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.4% of the population.

There were 175 households, of which 30.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.9% were married couples living together, 11.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 7.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 34.3% were non-families. 27.4% of all households were made up of individuals, and 12% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.38 and the average family size was 2.78.

The median age in the city was 43.3 years. 23.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 21.9% were from 25 to 44; 32.1% were from 45 to 64; and 15.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 50.5% male and 49.5% female.

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