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Hermiston
  • Town in Oregon

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B minus
  8. Weather
    grade A+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Hermiston is a town in Oregon with a population of 19,141. Hermiston is in Umatilla County. Living in Hermiston offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Hermiston there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Hermiston and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Hermiston are above average.

About

About Hermiston...
Population
19,141

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$193,800
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$885
National
$1,163
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    39%
  • Own
    61%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    178.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    5.6
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    22.3
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    67
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    396.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,201.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    223.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    17%
  • 10-17 years
    14%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    8%
  • 65+ years
    11%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    10%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    22%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    29%
    national  11%

Working in Hermiston

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$60,971
National
$69,021

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