kids encyclopedia robot

Turner, Oregon facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Turner, Oregon
Turner School
Turner School
Motto(s): 
The Good Neighbor Town
Location in Oregon
Location in Oregon
Country United States
State Oregon
County Marion
Incorporated 1905
Area
 • Total 1.45 sq mi (3.76 km2)
 • Land 1.43 sq mi (3.71 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)
Elevation
287 ft (87 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 1,854
 • Estimate 
(2019)
2,121
 • Density 1,480.11/sq mi (571.53/km2)
Time zone UTC-8 (Pacific)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-7 (Pacific)
ZIP codes
97359, 97392
Area code(s) 503
FIPS code 41-75150
GNIS feature ID 1136845
Website http://www.cityofturner.org/

Turner is a city in Marion County, Oregon, United States. The population was 1,854 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Salem Metropolitan Statistical Area. The community was incorporated by the Oregon Legislative Assembly on February 10, 1905.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.45 square miles (3.76 km2), of which, 1.43 square miles (3.70 km2) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.05 km2) is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 85
1910 191
1920 289 51.3%
1930 283 −2.1%
1940 414 46.3%
1950 610 47.3%
1960 770 26.2%
1970 846 9.9%
1980 1,116 31.9%
1990 1,281 14.8%
2000 1,199 −6.4%
2010 1,854 54.6%
2019 (est.) 2,121 14.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 1,854 people, 710 households, and 513 families living in the city. The population density was 1,296.5 inhabitants per square mile (500.6/km2). There were 768 housing units at an average density of 537.1 per square mile (207.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 93.2% White, 0.6% African American, 1.7% Native American, 0.5% Asian, 2.0% from other races, and 2.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.3% of the population.

There were 710 households, of which 33.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.6% were married couples living together, 8.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 27.7% were non-families. 23.5% of all households were made up of individuals, and 15.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.61 and the average family size was 3.07.

The median age in the city was 39 years. 25.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.8% were from 25 to 44; 24.4% were from 45 to 64; and 18.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 48.1% male and 51.9% female.

Notable people

  • Dean Cromwell (1879–1962), U.S. Olympic track and field coach, USC track and football coach
  • Tyrell Williams (born 1992), Professional NFL football player, wide receiver, Las Vegas Raiders

See also

kids search engine
Turner, Oregon Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.