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Dufur is a city in Wasco County, in the City of The Dalles metro area.

The community was named for the family of Andrew J. and E. Burnham Dufur, local farmers

The latitude of Dufur is 45.453N. The longitude is -121.129W.

It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,345 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 584.


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Median household income
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$37,500
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Dufur demographic reports
Dufur is near the Washington border
Historic sites and museums: Dufur Historical Museum
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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24% of Dufur residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Dufur ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Dufur was $17,615, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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11% of Dufur residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Dufur, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $372.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $781.


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Libraries in Dufur include Dufur School Community Library ... View libraries

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Wasco County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Dufur political report.

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The average commute time for Dufur workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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