Clatsop County

Clatsop County, Oregon

820 Exchange St 2nd Fl
Astoria, OR 97103
Phone: (503) 325-8511
Fax: (503) 325-9307

In the northwestern corner of OR; original county; organized Jun 22, 1844 (prior to statehood) from the Tuality district. Name Origin: For the Clatsop Indian tribe of Chinook Indians, whose name means 'dried salmon.'

Area (sq mi):: 1084.75 (land 827.23; water 257.52) Population per square mile: 44.50
Population 2005: 36,798 State rank: 19 Population change: 2000-20005 3.30%; 1990-2000 7.00% Population 2000: 35,630 (White 90.80%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 4.50%; Asian 1.20%; Other 5.10%). Foreign born: 4.20%. Median age: 40.00
Income 2000: per capita $19,515; median household $36,301; Population below poverty level: 13.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,214-$25,801
Unemployment (2004): 6.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 19.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 8.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Another logger (R Brown), collected a tree vole near Saddle Mountain in 1967 (University of Puget Sound Slater Museum Specimen PSM23927), and Forsman and others (2004) found remains of 2 tree voles in pellets collected from Northern Spotted Owls (Strix occidentalis camina) near Jewell in Clatsop County. Our survey, and other surveys that we have conducted in state parks in the coastal forests of northwest Oregon (Forsman and others 2008), lead us to conclude that tree voles are still widely distributed in the region west of the Tillamook and Clatsop State Forests, but the number and distribution of occupied nests found in those areas during recent surveys suggest that densities are low and that remnant populations are mostly isolated in or adjacent to patches of old forest (Fig.