Rufus is located in north Oregon. Rufus is part of Sherman County. Rufus has 1.19 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Rufus population is 249, which has shrunk 7.09% 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%. Rufus median household income is $23,542 in 2006-2010 and has has shrunk by 12.40% 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%. Rufus median house value is $116,300 in 2006-2010 and has shrunk by -60.41% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 60.75% and is higher 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 Rufus is much better than the state average in quality. The Rufus area code is 541.
Rufus, OR Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data