City holidays are New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Friday of Round Up, Veteran’s Day, Thanksgiving, Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas. Anyone who wishes to solicit in the City of Adams (fundraiser/nonprofits are exempt) must have a permit from City Hall.
The City of Adams does not have an animal control officer. If there is a problem with a loose or aggressive animal, please contact the Umatilla County Sheriff's Office at : (541) 966-3600. The City can send the owner a warning and ticket the owner but cannot contain a loose animal. If you want to pursue criminal charges, it has to be done though the Sheriff's department.
Adams Community Potluck September 30th, 2017 @ 5:00p.m. in the Adams City Park The City of Adams will provide free hamburgers, hot dogs, drinks and paper goods. Last names starting with A-L, please bring a dessert. Last names starting with M-Z, please bring a salad or casserole. Please bring chairs or blankets for seating.
The Friends of the Adams Library will provide old fashioned games such as 3-legged races, sack races and tug-o-war! The Adams Ladies Club will have a dessert auction.
Every Adams resident is invited to attend! Meet your City Councilors, Friends of the Library members, Library Board members, Planning Commission, Adams Ladies Club members and other civic group members.
For more data go to http://www.city-data.com/city/Adams-Oregon.html Population in 2013: 348 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +17.2% Males: 166 (47.8%) Females: 182 (52.2%) Median resident age: 42.6 years Oregon median age: 39.1 yearsZip codes:97810. Estimated median household income in 2013: $76,865 (it was $42,500 in 2000) Adams:$76,865 OR:$50,251 Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,805 (it was $14,974 in 2000) Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $160,259 (it was $93,800 in 2000) Adams:$160,259 OR:$229,700 Mean prices in 2013:All housing units: $161,045; Detached houses: $190,686; Mobile homes: $61,066Median gross rent in 2013: $922. Incorporated in 1893 Elevation: 1513 feet Land area: 0.34 square miles. Population density: 1,011 people per square mile (low). For population 25 years and over in Adams:
High school or higher: 90.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.7%
Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.8 minutes
For population 15 years and over in Adams city:
Never married: 26.1%
Now married: 59.0%
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.3% (7.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.3% for two or more races residents)Average household size: This city: 2.6 people Oregon: 2.5 people Percentage of family households:This city: 69.2% Whole state: 63.4% Percentage of households with unmarried partners:This city: 8.3% Whole state: 8.0%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,562 (0.8%) Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $810 (0.8%) Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kennewick, WA (41.6 miles , pop. 54,693). Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (197.8 miles , pop. 529,121). Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (808.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820). Nearest cities:Athena, OR (2.2 miles ), Cayuse, OR (2.5 miles) , Reservation, OR (2.5 miles ), Kirkpatrick, OR (2.7 miles) , Helix, OR (2.7 miles) ,Weston, OR (2.7 miles ), Mission, OR (3.0 miles ), Gopher Flats, OR (3.2 miles ). Latitude: 45.77 N, Longitude: 118.56 W Unemployment in June 2014: Here: 6.8% Oregon: 6.6% Population change in the 1990s: +74 (+33.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (21%)
Transportation and warehousing (7%)
Retail trade (6%)
Health care and social assistance (6%)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Management occupations (27%)
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (16%)
Transportation occupations (14%)
Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Umatilla County (7) is smaller than the US average (12). Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4 Emergencies Declared: 2 Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1