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By The Numbers

Bend's economic and demographic index



Bend's population in 1990: 20,469

Bend's population in 2010: 52,029

In 2007, Bend's population was estimated by 2015 to grow to: 91,158

Bend's current population: 78,280

Median age of Bend's current population: 37.7 years

Median age of Sisters' current population: 46.6 years

Bend's rank in June 2006 Money magazine as most overpriced real estate market in the United States: Fifth

2007 average home price in Bend: $426,044

Average home price in 2010: $245,069

Current average home price in Bend: $317,735

Current average home price in Madras/Jefferson County: $91,750

Current annual average salary in Bend: $35,523

Current annual average salary in Redmond: $37,751

In 2012, Oregon's worker compensation insurance rank in the country: 13th lowest

Workers compensation per $100 in Oregon in 1990: $3.83

In 2014: $1.48

In 2006, residential buildings built: 6,115

Number of commercial buildings built: 229

In 2010, residential buildings built: 927

Number of commercial buildings built: 39

In 2013, residential buildings built: 2938

Number of commercial buildings built: 12

Average monthly rent for a 3-bedroom house in 2010 in Bend: $969

In 2013: $1,110

In November 2010, unemployment rates in Bend: 14.2 percent

In December 2014: 6.8 percent

K-12 Bend-La Pine District enrollment in 2004: 13,940

In 2014: 16,541

That's an 18.7 percent increase.

Statewide average enrollment increase during same time: 2.3 percent

OSU-Cascades Enrollment in 2002: 459 students

In 2013, number of students enrolled: 1,111

Number of students OSU-Cascades hopes to increase enrollment by 2025: 5,000

Number of passengers boarding a plane at Redmond Municipal Airport in 2002: 114,582 In 2013: 245,454.

In December 2008, the number of people receiving SNAP benefits in Oregon: 525,199

In December 2012: 815,377

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