Joseph is located in northeast Oregon. Joseph is part of Wallowa County. Joseph has 0.88 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Joseph population is 1,000, which has shrunk 5.12% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 14.00% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Joseph median household income is $38,438 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 22.77% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 23.47% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Joseph median house value is $189,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 81.91% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 53.91% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. 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 Joseph is better than the state average in quality. The Joseph area code is 541.