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Harbor, Oregon

Harbor is a town located in Curry County, Oregon. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 2,622.

Geography Harbor is located at 42°2'27" North, 124°15'13" West (42.040812, -124.253639)1.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 6.0 km² (2.3 mi²). 4.8 km² (1.9 mi²) of it is land and 1.1 km² (0.4 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 19.05% water.

Demographics As of the census of 2000, there are 2,622 people, 1,333 households, and 798 families residing in the town. The population density is 541.4/km² (1,399.6/mi²). There are 1,691 housing units at an average density of 349.1/km² (902.6/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 94.20% White, 0.34% African American, 2.17% Native American, 0.19% Asian, 0.08% Pacific Islander, 0.92% from other races, and 2.10% from two or more races. 3.05% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 1,333 households out of which 11.0% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.6% are married couples living together, 5.6% have a female householder with no husband present, and 40.1% are non-families. 34.4% of all households are made up of individuals and 18.6% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 1.93 and the average family size is 2.41.

In the town the population is spread out with 11.5% under the age of 18, 4.1% from 18 to 24, 15.0% from 25 to 44, 28.5% from 45 to 64, and 40.9% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 60 years. For every 100 females there are 97.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 96.0 males.

The median income for a household in the town is $22,829, and the median income for a family is $30,171. Males have a median income of $23,295 versus $21,692 for females. The per capita income for the town is $16,318. 14.8% of the population and 11.1% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 15.9% are under the age of 18 and 14.3% are 65 or older.

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