Independence Polk County, Oregon

Independence: City in Oregon, USA

About

Independence is a city located in the county of Polk in the U.S. state of Oregon. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,590 and a population density of 1,125 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 10,871 inhabitants.

The city was created 148 years ago in 1873.

Independence Quick Facts

Population : 10,871 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Oregon (United States)
County : Polk County
Postal code : 97351
Area : 7.64 km2
Altitude : 167 feet / 51 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1874 (148 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 23:21:19 (20th May 2022)
Density : 1,423 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 20.98% (2010-2020)
Independence locator map
Location of Independence on Oregon map.
Independence Bank 'Polk County  Oregon scenic images' 'polD0058' image
Independence Bank 'Polk County Oregon scenic images' 'polD0058'
Independence Bank 'Polk County  Oregon scenic images' 'polD0058' image

Geography

Independence is located at 44°51'4"N 123°11'12"W (44.8512300, -123.1867700).

Independence map

Demographics

The population of Independence increased by 20.98% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,590 - census
2011 8,621 0.36% estimation process
2012 8,648 0.31% estimation process
2013 8,645 -0.03% estimation process
2014 8,716 0.81% estimation process
2015 9,188 5.14% estimation process
2016 9,609 4.38% estimation process
2017 10,037 4.26% estimation process
2018 10,108 0.7% estimation process
2019 10,272 1.6% estimation process
2020 10,871 5.51% estimation process

Independence zip code is 97351. County name: Polk, County fips: 41053

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People born in Independence (2)

People born in Independence, including Historian of Oregon Nellie Bowden Pipes McArthur, home economics researcher Barbara A. Gunn, .

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Schools in Independence

College & universities near Independence, OR

Code Name City ZIP
210429 Western Oregon University Monmouth (OR) 97361-1394
210401 Willamette University Salem (OR) 97301
491242 Johnny Matthew's Hairdressing Training School Salem (OR) 97301
210331 Corban University Salem (OR) 97317-9392
209694 Phagans School of Beauty Salem (OR) 97301

Stations (15)

Amtrak & bus stations near Independence, OR

Code Name Address Type
SLM Salem station 500 13th Street SE RAIL
ALY Albany station 110 10th Ave SW RAIL
CVI Corvallis, Oregon 153 NW 4th Avenue BUS
WBN Woodburn, OR 2900 Tom Tennant Drive BUS
TDO Toledo, Oregon 1805 NW Highway 20 BUS

Post offices near Independence

Post Office Name City ZIP
Independen Post Office Independence (OR) 97351

Other places with the same name (14)

Other cities in Polk County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Polk County , OR.

City Name Population Title
Dallas 17,331 City in Oregon, USA
Monmouth 10,615 City in Oregon, USA
Falls City 1,056 City in Oregon, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Independence distances to largest Oregon cities