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Oakridge is a city in Lane County, in the Eugene-Springfield metro area.
The latitude of Oakridge is 43.746N. The longitude is -122.46W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,220 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,167.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Oakridge demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Lane County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Eugene-Springfield area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 97492 ZIP code.
22% of Oakridge residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Oakridge ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Oakridge was $12,885, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Oakridge residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Oakridge, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $384. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $682.
Libraries in Oakridge include Oakridge Public Library ... View libraries
Lane County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Oakridge political report.
The average commute time for Oakridge workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Oakridge include Best Western.
Oakridge, ORPros: Beautiful scenery, removed from the Eugene area, and lots of trails.
Cons: A large amount of drugs, low income, slumlords, and small town politics.
This is a good place to hope for a turn in the quality of residents.Blog about Oakridge
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