Yoncalla, Oregon facts for kids
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Home of the Eagles
Location in Oregon
|Incorporated||February 27, 1901|
|• Total||0.68 sq mi (1.76 km2)|
|• Land||0.67 sq mi (1.73 km2)|
|• Water||0.01 sq mi (0.02 km2)|
|Elevation||360 ft (109.7 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||1,638.27/sq mi (632.21/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-8 (Pacific)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-7 (Pacific)|
|GNIS feature ID||1136932|
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.68 square miles (1.76 km2), of which, 0.67 square miles (1.74 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the census of 2010, there were 1,047 people, 441 households, and 292 families living in the city. The population density was 1,562.7 inhabitants per square mile (603.4/km2). There were 476 housing units at an average density of 710.4 per square mile (274.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 92.3% White, 1.7% Native American, 0.5% Asian, 0.2% Pacific Islander, 1.7% from other races, and 3.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.6% of the population.
There were 441 households, of which 28.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.8% were married couples living together, 12.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.8% were non-families. 27.2% of all households were made up of individuals, and 14.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.37 and the average family size was 2.82.
The median age in the city was 46.8 years. 21.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.8% were from 25 to 44; 32.2% were from 45 to 64; and 20.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 46.7% male and 53.3% female.
- Jesse Applegate, pioneer who died in Yoncalla in 1888
- Rex Applegate, military officer and author
- Rocky Gale, baseball player, catcher for San Diego Padres
- Hal Turpin, baseball player, member of Pacific Coast League Hall of Fame
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