Columbia County’s High-Wage Private Industries

Columbia County’s High-Wage Private Industries

by Shawna Sykes

October 5, 2020

With an average annual wage of $40,729 in 2019, Columbia County’s average wage is only 74 percent of the average statewide ($55,019) and only 64 percent of the...

Real Estate Prices Holding Up in NW Oregon

Real Estate Prices Holding Up in NW Oregon

by Erik Knoder

September 28, 2020

Home prices continue to rise in many cities across the nation. The widely quoted Case-Shiller Index of national home prices available from the St. Louis Federal...

Commuting in Northwest Oregon

Commuting in Northwest Oregon

by Erik Knoder

September 14, 2020

Many people commute to work in the same county in which they live, and that seems to be the case in Benton, Clatsop, Lincoln, and Tillamook counties, but it’s not true in...

Youth Employment in Northwest Oregon

Youth Employment in Northwest Oregon

by Erik Knoder

September 11, 2020

The number of teenagers working in Northwest Oregon has fallen by 36 percent since its peak in 1996, but it increased by 862 (57%) from 2012 to 2019. The Census Bureau...

Occupational Wages in Northwest Oregon in 2020

Occupational Wages in Northwest Oregon in 2020

by Erik Knoder

September 9, 2020

The average wage in Northwest Oregon is lower than the statewide average, but much of the difference is due to the prevalence of lower-wage occupations in the...

QI Stats QI Stats

Unemployment Rate

September 2020
Released Oct 23, 2020
5.6%
Seasonally Adjusted
The unemployment rate for Corvallis, OR MSA declined by 0.5% over the last month.
0.5% PTS

Total Unemployed

September 2020
Released Oct 23, 2020
2,567
Seasonally Adjusted
The total number of unemployed in Corvallis, OR MSA declined by -221 over the last month.
-221

Nonfarm Employment

September 2020
Released Oct 23, 2020
38,190
Not Seasonally Adjusted
Nonfarm employment in Corvallis, OR MSA rose by 1,620 over the last month.
1,620
Source: Oregon Employment Department, QualityInfo.org
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Source: Oregon Employment Department, QualityInfo.org
 

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