Fossil is located close to the center of Oregon. Fossil is part of Wheeler County. Fossil has 0.79 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010, the total Fossil population is 473, which has grown 0.85% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 11.97% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Fossil median household income is $26,429 in 2006-2010 and has has shrunk by 12.63% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 13.79% and is much lower than the national average rate of 19.17%. Fossil median house value is $88,600 in 2006-2010 and has shrunk by -47.67% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 60.75% and is lower than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Fossil is better than the state average in quality. The Fossil area code is 541.
Fossil, OR Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data