Nursing Home facilities near Independence, OR

Use our nursing homes search tool to find the best options for your family - a FREE Service!
Location:
Only show communities within a mile radius.
Room Type:
Budget:

Many of our communities offer virtual tours. Call us now to schedule.

Searching for Nursing Home facilities in Independence, OR?

Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Nursing Home facilities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one; and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 50 Nursing Home facilities in OR and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.


Looking for general info? Click here for more on Nursing Home in Independence.

Senior housing types near Independence, OR

  • Blue Haven Memory Care - Independence

    Blue Haven Memory Care - Independence

    202 S 9th St, Independence, OR 97351
    (1)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Blue Haven RCF - Independence is a beautiful, recently renovated (finished December, 2015), 16 bed secured facility located in Independence, Oregon. Our secured facility is ideal for seniors with Alzheimer's and other related dementia. Our building has beautiful patios where residents can six and...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Skyline Manor Care Home

    Skyline Manor Care Home

    1475 Sandstone Ct. S, Salem, OR 97306
    (3)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Skyline Manor Care Home is an assisted living and memory care community situated in the city of Salem, Oregon. Salem, which is located in Marion and Polk counties, is known for its year-round events, including the Oregon State Fair, the Bite of Salem and the Salem Film Festival. Residents also enjoy...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Valley View II Manor Care Home

    Valley View II Manor Care Home

    451 Eagle Feather Street NW, Salem, OR 97304
    (5)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Valley View II Manor Care Home is a licensed care home that strives to promote a high quality of life for seniors. Our beautiful custom-built home is situated near many of the area's finest amenities, allowing residents to continue being active members of the community. Each member of our staff of...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Farmington Square at Salem

    Farmington Square at Salem

    960 Boone Road Southeast, Salem, OR 97306
    (58)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Farmington Square offers a community style setting allowing residents the luxury of knowing a trained staff member is always close by, ready and willing to help. At Farmington Square it is our belief that life should be enriching. Our policy is to provide great food, life-enriching activities, and...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Brookstone Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    Brookstone Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    5881 Woodside Drive SE, Salem, OR 97301
    (19)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    The decisions surrounding Alzheimer's Disease and other dementia's are some of the most difficult that a family must make. Brookstone Alzheimer's Special Care Center is specially designed and devoted exclusively to the care of those suffering from this disease and other memory loss. We are a...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Blue Haven RCF - Dallas

    Blue Haven RCF - Dallas

    280 SE Uglow St, Dallas, OR 97338
    (1)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Blue Haven RCF - Dallas is a beautiful 16 bed secured facility, recently renovated (finished, December, 2015), located in Dallas, Oregon. Our secured facility is ideal for seniors with Alzheimer's and other related dementia. Our building has beautiful patios where residents can six and relax while...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Brookdale Salem

    Brookdale Salem

    1355 Boone Road SE, Salem, OR 97306
    (21)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Exceptional Senior Living for Exceptional Seniors At our premium community, Washington area seniors receive exceptional Alzheimer’s and dementia care. We offer specialized care for residents impaired by symptoms of early, middle, or late stages of Alzheimer’s or dementia. We do that by providing a...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Prestige Senior Living Orchard Heights

    Prestige Senior Living Orchard Heights

    695 Orchard Heights Road Northwest, Salem, OR 97304
    (22)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Prestige Senior Living Orchard Heights (AZ) Salem, OR Prestige Senior Living Orchard Heights is a senior living community in Salem Oregon which provides both assisted living and specialized memory care for those with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. Salem provides a wealth of opportunities...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Bonaventure of Salem

    Bonaventure of Salem

    3411 Boone Rd SE, Salem, OR 97317
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Looking for an exceptional senior living community? Well, you’ve found it. When you combine an exceptional lifestyle, ready-made friends and outstanding service, the result is what we call Retirement Perfected™ Welcome to Bonaventure Retirement, Assisted Living & Memory Care Community Life is good...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Cedar Village Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Cedar Village Assisted Living & Memory Care

    4452 Lancaster Drive Northeast, Salem, OR 97305
    (20)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Welcome to Cedar Village Assisted Living Community, the premier Retirement and Assisted Living Community in Salem, Oregon. This community is located in the heart of Salem, close to parks, shopping and Salem Hospital. Our goal at Cedar Village is to exceed each resident's individual needs while...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Bonaventure at Keizer Station

    Bonaventure at Keizer Station

    5525 Mcleod Ln NE, Keizer, OR 97303
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Looking for an exceptional senior living community? Well, you’ve found it. When you combine an exceptional lifestyle, ready-made friends and outstanding service, the result is what we call Retirement Perfected™ Welcome to Bonaventure Retirement, Assisted Living & Memory Care Community Life is good...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • The Village at Keizer Ridge

    The Village at Keizer Ridge

    1165 McGee Court NE, Keizer, OR 97303
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    The Village at Keizer Ridge is an assisted living community located in Keizer, Oregon in Marion county. For many seniors at the Village at Keizer Ridge, when they feel the need for some outdoor recreation, they simply walk a few blocks to the nearby McNary Golf Club and enjoy the professional 18...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Timberwood Court

    Timberwood Court

    2875 Southeast 14th Avenue, Albany, OR 97321
    (19)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    At Timberwood Court, our goal is to provide the highest quality of life for each of our residents while providing peace of mind for the family. Our Life Engagement activities are designed to meet the needs of each resident. Activities flow throughout each day to promote cognitive, sensory, creative...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Brookdale Geary Street

    Brookdale Geary Street

    2445 Geary Street Southeast, Albany, OR 97322
    (32)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    All the Comforts of Home From the moment you arrive and see the spacious and elegant common rooms and the storybook outdoor courtyard with mature trees and fragrant flowers, you will get the impression this is a place that goes above and beyond your average personal care and memory care community. ...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Cherrywood Memory Care

    Cherrywood Memory Care

    2750 NE Doran Dr, McMinnville, OR 97128
    (3)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Going through the journey of Alzheimer's disease is complicated. This knowledge was the inspiration for the design and completion of The Cherrywood. From the moment you arrive you will notice the difference that sets The Cherrywood apart from all other communities. As you walk in the parking lot you...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Pacifica Senior Living McMinnville

    Pacifica Senior Living McMinnville

    320 SW Hill Rd, McMinnville, OR 97128
    (11)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Pacifica Senior Living McMinnville is proud to offer compassionate and expert care that meets the health and care needs of seniors with dementia. Our caring staff is at the heart of our community and offers many services to ensure our residents well-being, including: Assistance with daily tasks...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Hillside Retirement Communities

    Hillside Retirement Communities

    300 Northwest Hillside Park Way, McMinnville, OR 97128
    (14)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Stop worrying about the house and start planning your next adventure. You’ll have more adventures and fewer chores at our community in McMinnville, Oregon. We are a CCRC (Continuing Care Retirement Community) which means you get four levels of care on one campus, including independent living,...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Silver Creek Senior Living

    Silver Creek Senior Living

    703 Evergreen Rd, Woodburn, OR 97071
    (13)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    At Silver Creek Senior Living, residents enjoy an active, engaging lifestyle that promotes wellness and independence. It is our goal to keep our residents linked to resources and opportunities that will fulfill their needs and interests in the Woodburn area. We are located in the Willamette Valley....

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Emerald Gardens of Woodburn

    Emerald Gardens of Woodburn

    1890 Newberg Hwy, Woodburn, OR 97071
    (18)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Nestled on acres of beautifully landscaped grounds in a quiet residential area, Emerald Gardens is one of Woodburn's premiere senior living communities located at the heart of the Willamette Valley. Your Home. We are a community where you have a sense of place and belonging. Our residents have the...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Brookdale McMinnville City Center

    Brookdale McMinnville City Center

    721 Northeast 27th Street, McMinnville, OR 97128
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Never stop growing. If you’re looking for fun and freedom in senior living, come see our community with both personal care and memory care in McMinnville, Oregon, is the right fit for you.  If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Arbor Oaks Terrace Memory Care

    Arbor Oaks Terrace Memory Care

    317 Werth Blvd, Newberg, OR 97132
    (11)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Arbor Oaks Terrace Memory Care is a dedicated memory care community in Newberg, Oregon. Newberg is a quaint and charming city located in the thriving metropolitan area of Portland. Newberg is known as the first stop of Oregon wine country, with friendly people, a vibrant downtown area with a weekly...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Pheasant Pointe Assisted Living

    835 E Main Street, Molalla, OR 97038
    (3)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Welcome to Pheasant Pointe Retirement and Assisted Living Residence, the premier Retirement and Assisted Living Community in Molalla, Oregon. The Community is nestled in a quiet neighborhood, in the hamlet of Molalla. Restaurants, parks, shopping and the Molalla Urgent Care Facility are within...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • The Springs at Wilsonville

    The Springs at Wilsonville

    7600 SW Vlahos Drive, Wilsonville, OR 97070
    (27)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    As soon as you walk through the doors of The Springs at Wilsonville you feel a warmth and comfort that can only be explained as 'home-like.' A sense of belonging is just waiting for you and your family. Our professional staff sees to your physical, emotional and social wellness with a compassion...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • The Ackerly at Sherwood

    The Ackerly at Sherwood

    16872 SW Edy Rd, Sherwood, OR 97140
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    SENIOR LIVING IN SHERWOOD, OREGON The Ackerly at Sherwood is a senior living community in the heart of Sherwood, Oregon, offering a continuum of care services that includes independent living, assisted living, and memory care services.

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Cedar Crest Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    Cedar Crest Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    18325 SW Pacific Hwy, Tualatin, OR 97062
    (5)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    The decisions surrounding Alzheimer's Disease and other dementia's are some of the most difficult that a family must make. Cedar Crest Alzheimer's Special Care Center is specially designed and devoted exclusively to the care of those suffering from this disease and other memory loss. We are a...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Farmington Square at Tualatin

    Farmington Square at Tualatin

    17950 SW 115th Ave, Tualatin, OR 97062
    (40)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Our community is designed to provide a comfortable home in small buildings where relationships between residents and staff are personal. Our ratio of caregivers to residents is higher than industry standards and allows for quality care 24 hours a day. Each home includes individually controlled...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Brookdale River Valley Tualatin

    Brookdale River Valley Tualatin

    19200 Southwest 65th Avenue, Tualatin, OR 97062
    (28)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Building Your Best Senior Life We think there are two things that lead to your best senior life: interesting things to do, and interesting people to do them with. You’ll find both here, as all of our seniors have a full social schedule and a full social circle.  Our Tualatin community has been named...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Campan Senior Care Home

    Campan Senior Care Home

    2301 SW EK Road, West Linn, OR 97068
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Campan Senior Care Home is located in West Linn, OR in Clackamas County. This residential care home supports you each day in an area that is a suburb of Portland. Those who spend time in West Linn appreciate what it has to offer, including Oswego Hills Vineyard and Winery, McClean House, Camassia...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • River Terrace

    River Terrace

    950 S End Rd, Oregon City, OR 97045
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Our objective in memory care is twofold; to keep each elder functioning at their highest possible level and to provide life enrichment every day. We don't attempt to re-orient one's reality or drastically adjust their lifestyle by forcing them to adapt to unfamiliar regimens and routines. Rather, we...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Tanner Spring

    Tanner Spring

    23000 Horizon Drive, West Linn, OR 97068
    (17)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Tanner Spring is a wonderful place to call home. You have the choice to select where you wish to live. Our studio and one bedroom apartments offer you the best of both worlds: independent lifestyle with friendly professional staff that provides support with dignity and understanding. With our...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Lake Oswego Care Home Inc

    Lake Oswego Care Home Inc

    17880 Schalit Way, Lake Oswego, OR 97035
    (1)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Lake Oswego Care Home is an owner-operated level three foster home located in Lake Oswego, Oregon. The home is attractive, clean and has a family-like environment. The owners are Liviu and Gabriella Vlaic. Liviu has been caring for residents in a level three foster home for six years. He was...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Rivercrest Adult Care

    309 Warner Milne Road, Oregon City, OR 97045
    (3)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Lausche Gardens Retirement is conveniently located at Hilltop in Oregon City. It's secluded off the street location gives it not only privacy but a felling of being in the country. The many trees, courtyard and fountain make it an ideal place to enjoy a sunny afternoon or a walk in the garden....

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • McLoughlin Place

    McLoughlin Place

    1153 Molalla Avenue, Oregon City, OR 97045
    (28)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Offering Assisted Living and Memory Care all in the same building. Also offering Daily or Weekly Respite Care. Meals are served Restaurant style.  Many activities offered in both Assisted Living and Memory Care.

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Hearthstone at Murray Hill

    Hearthstone at Murray Hill

    10880 SW Davies Rd, Beaverton, OR 97008
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    At Hearthstone at Murrayhill, there is a warm, friendly atmosphere that's hard to miss.  One of our resdidents, Sharon Hubler says, "There's a different feeling about this whole place.  People talk to each other.  Friendship here is important."   Whether you join in the excercise, writing, art or...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Summer Crest A.C.H.

    Summer Crest A.C.H.

    8263 Southwest 168th Avenue, Beaverton, OR 97007
    (2)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Welcome to Summercrest Adult Care! At Summercrest Adult Care we offer professional 24-hour care for elderly individuals with multiple chronic conditions. We are trained and experienced caregivers that are dedicated to promoting a peaceful and enjoyable life for our elderly residents. Our goal is to...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Adult Foster Care with a Flair

    Adult Foster Care with a Flair

    6810 SW 204th Avenue, Aloha, OR 97007
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    I own a level three adult foster care home, licensed by Washington County. We are Located off Farmington Rd in Beaverton. I accept both private pay, and medicaid eligible residents. I have 21 years worth of experience caring for the frail, elderly and mentally ill people, including 8 years in...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • The Springs at Carman Oaks

    The Springs at Carman Oaks

    3800 SW Carman Dr, Lake Oswego, OR 97035
    (7)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Nestled at the base of Mountain Park in Lake Oswego, The Springs at Carman Oaks provides you with the perfect setting for relaxation, security, healthy living, and fun. We offer a continuum of care that includes independent living, assisted living and memory care, each with personalized levels of...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Compassionate Care

    Compassionate Care

    9025 Southwest 130th Avenue, Beaverton, OR 97008
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Compassionate Care is a LEVEL THREE Senior Care Home that provides stability and compassion at one of the most vulnerable times in seniors lives. We are a Mother and Daughter team with over 20 years of geriatric experience that provide our residents a high level and quality of care on a long-term...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Washington Gardens Memory Care Community

    Washington Gardens Memory Care Community

    9000 Southwest 91st Avenue, Tigard, OR 97223
    (22)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Washington Gardens Memory Care Community is a assisted living facility located in Tigard, Oregon. They offer specialized memory care for individuals with Alzheimer's disease, dementia and other forms of memory loss. Washington Gardens Memory Care Community families with aging loved ones a sense of...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Hawthorne House

    Hawthorne House

    2635 21st Ave, Forest Grove, OR 97116
    (3)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Rather than attempting to make an institution feel more like 'Home,' the Hawthorne House is a home with some of the features of institutions (such as security systems, nursing supervision, etc.). A private bathroom, attached to each bedroom, provides necessary visual cueing to protect the dignity of...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • The Grove and Gardens

    The Grove and Gardens

    2112 Oak Street, Forest Grove, OR 97116
    (8)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    The Grove & The Gardens is conveniently located just outside of Portland, in Forest Grove, Oregon. We are family owned & operated with more that 40 years of experience serving seniors . We take every opportunity to make sure our services, staff and surroundings meet the same level of quality and...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Blue Sky Adult Care Home

    Blue Sky Adult Care Home

    7812 SW Taylors Ferry Rd, Portland, OR 97223
    (6)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Blue Sky AFH is a residential care home located in the beautiful city of Portland, Oregon, which is in Multnomah County. Our fast paced community is known for a thriving art, music and theater district. Portland is a great place to live. With all the numerous events and activities, all family...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Edgewood Point Assisted Living and Memory Care

    Edgewood Point Assisted Living and Memory Care

    7733 SW Scholls Ferry Rd, Beaverton, OR 97008
    (32)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Edgewood Point Assisted Living in Beaverton, Oregon, combines the care seniors need, the convenience they value, and the independence they cherish. Edgewood Point is beautifully designed with spacious common areas to enjoy with family and friends. Our community amenities include maintenance and...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Rosewood Memory Care

    Rosewood Memory Care

    2550 SE Century Blvd, Hillsboro, OR 97123
    (8)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Rosewood Specialty Care for the Memory Impaired is nestled in the quiet community of Hillsboro, Oregon and offers a safe, independent senior care for those suffering from Alzheimer's Disease and other forms of memory impairment. Rosewood Specialty Care, named a 2013 Best Senior Living Awards...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Tender Loving Care Place

    Tender Loving Care Place

    7695 SW Leslie St, Portland, OR 97223
    (4)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Tender Loving Care Place is a beautiful and comfortable home located at SW of Portland in the Tigard area. We offer our clients all services from personal care and activities to daily housekeeping, laundry and meal preparation. Our goal is to focus on individual and to make each of our clients...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Pasadena Adult Family Home

    Pasadena Adult Family Home

    3742 SW Pasadena St, Portland, OR 97219
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

                      We are located in a nice,quiet neighborhood, in SW Portland, close to freeways I5 and HWY 217, minutes from Lake Oswego, Downtown Portland, Tigard, Tualatin....

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Farmington Square Beaverton

    14420 SW Farmington Rd, Beaverton, OR 97005
    (33)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Farmington Square Senior Care Community is located within the heart of Beaverton. Our community is designed to provide a comfortable home in small buildings where relationships between residents and staff are personal. Our ratio of caregivers to residents is higher than industry standards and allows...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • All Comfort Residential Care

    All Comfort Residential Care

    9347 SW 35th Ave, Portland, OR 97219
    (7)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    All Comfort Residential Care is dedicated to seniors who value continued independence in an environment, where the necessary help is available should the need arise. For the resident who enjoys reading we will make sure that we know their personal interests and therefore order the books from the...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Milly Family Home Care

    Milly Family Home Care

    16215 SE Webster Rd, Milwaukie, OR 97267
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    When you're ready to transfer your loved one to an assisted living facility, our quality care and home ACH in Milwaukee, Oregon has a lot to offer, including 24 hour staff, visiting nurse, physical therapist, occupational therapist, and visiting nurse. We provide a speech therapist when needed. ...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing
  • Brookdale Beaverton

    Brookdale Beaverton

    16655 Northwest Walker Road, Beaverton, OR 97006
    (21)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Find a Life Lived Well As one of the pioneers of true specialized memory care over 25 years ago, we’ve learned how to craft stable, predictable schedules that allow seniors with cognitive challenges to thrive.  Our community provides compassionate assistance to seniors with Alzheimer's and other...

    Learn More
    Get Pricing

Independence, Oregon

Nursing Homes

A nursing home facility provides residence to at least two persons who have no familial relation to the administrator. A nursing home facility provides its inhabitants with care by on-site nurses. These nurses provide care for people who cannot take care of their needs.

This type of facility is a familiar and easy care choice for persons 65 years or older, however nursing homes will individuals 55 and older (a rarity in theworldof senior care).As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to participate in activities, get information on services and fees, make complaints, and get proper medical care. Many inhabitants tend to be single women with circles of support, and almost fifty percent of nursing home residents are older than 85 years old. The most frequent mental issue experienced by nursing home residents is dementia, which can hinder their and familiarity, memory function, and decision making capabilities. Nursing homes are required to provide specialized rehabilitative services (treatment for mental illness or intellectual disability), emergency dental services, pharmaceutical services, and a professionallly directed program of activities to residents. Many residents of nursing homes are individuals with behavioral problems. These can consist of verbal outbursts, a tendency to wander, or resisting care.

Cost of Living

The cost of care for a community is determined by the community where it is located. Per month, the median price of rent in Independence is around $1,168 and the median value of a house in Independence is around $162,648. The rent burden for Independence is about 21.9% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In Independence, 8.2% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Out of the total population of Independence, 66.3% participate in the labor force, 4.4% are widowed, 14.3% live in poverty, and 12.1% have some form of disability. Based on gender, 54.6% are female and 45.4% are male. The median age of Independence is 28 years old. Independence has a population density of 1,351 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Independence consists of 10,053 people. In terms of education, 6.2% have a graduate degree, 20.3% have a college degree, and 22.3% have a high-school diploma. Demographically, Independence is 0.3% black, 0.2% Asian, 92.8% white, 32.8% Hispanic, 2.2% mixed race, 0.3% Native American, 4.1% other or not specified, and 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian.

State Information

An overview of Oregon

Overall, Oregon ranks 27th out of all states in quality of life and 17th in healthcare. The state of Oregon has a cost of living index of 131.2 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 110.3 and a housing index rating of 181.8. The natural beauty of Oregon is ranked 30th in the nation. There are 64 general hospitals and 163 health centers that provide care for 4,235,303 Oregon residents. Asante Three Rivers Medical Center, OHSU Hospital And Clinics, and Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.

Social demographics of the state

In Oregon, 29% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 4,026 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-29%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. In Oregon there are 120 masonic lodges. In the most recent presidential election, 39% of Oregon residents voted Republican and 50% voted Democrat. The state of Oregon ranks 28th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In Oregon, 31% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the winter falls to around 37F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 57F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 11F in the month of December. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 65F. The average high summer temperature is around 94F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 35F in the month of June. Oregon experiences an average humidity rating of about 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 88%. On average, Oregon has an air quality index rating of around 35.4 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 75.0 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Oregon is around 3.06 inches. The most precipitation occurs in December with an average of 16.10 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Oregon mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Oregon can include earthquakes (moderate), earthquakes (high), floods, and tornadoes.

Wildlife to be found in Oregon

The state of Oregon has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of playa phacelia, pink spineflower, roseflower, and lemon balm. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the baird's shrew, the jerusalem cricket, the gray-tailed vole, or the common garter snake. The state animal of Oregon is the the beaver.