28.5% of households in Drain received food stamps in 2017


Drain ranked 71st in Oregon for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

119 of 417 Drain households (28.5 percent) received food stamps. Drain's population reached 931 people in 2017.

The city with the largest percentage of households receiving food stamps in the state was Kerby, which had 190 of 290 households receiving food stamps, 37 percent more than Drain. In 2017 the population of Kerby was 874.

The city with the lowest percentage of households receiving food stamps in the state was Rivergrove, which had 3 of 177 households receiving food stamps, 26.8 percent less than Drain. In 2017 the population of Rivergrove was 481.

See the cities with the highest percentage of households receiving food stamps below.

Top food stamp cities in 2017
Rank
City
Total Households
Total households receiving food stamps
Percentage of households receiving food stamps
1
Kerby
290
190
65.5
2
Kings Valley
78
51
65.4
3
Warm Springs
817
501
61.3
4
Antelope
35
21
60
5
Lacomb
206
106
51.5
6
O'Brien
150
74
49.3
7
Fort Hill
87
42
48.3
8
Nyssa
1016
484
47.6
9
Idanha
89
41
46.1
10
Days Creek
160
69
43.1
11
Cave Junction
984
421
42.8
12
Brooks
227
97
42.7
13
Bunker Hill
587
249
42.4
14
Willamina
797
333
41.8
15
Coquille
1661
690
41.5
16
Yoncalla
514
210
40.9
17
Ontario
4324
1762
40.7
18
Oakridge
1488
603
40.5
19
Falls
344
138
40.1
20
Mount Vernon
249
97
39
21
Prineville
4165
1616
38.8
22
Umapine
165
64
38.8
23
Pine Grove
62
24
38.7
24
Mission
282
107
37.9
25
Madras
2245
848
37.8
26
Chiloquin
257
97
37.7
27
Powers
355
133
37.5
28
Butte Falls
159
59
37.1
29
Annex
95
35
36.8
30
Prospect
256
94
36.7
31
North Powder
201
73
36.3
32
New Pine Creek
58
21
36.2
33
Siletz
541
195
36
34
Myrtle Point
1008
362
35.9
35
Sweet Home
3686
1317
35.7
36
Amity
592
211
35.6
37
South Lebanon
315
112
35.6
38
Tillamook
2041
722
35.4
39
Klamath Falls
8891
3124
35.1
40
Rogue River
1150
398
34.6
41
Riddle
464
158
34.1
42
Port Orford
579
192
33.2
43
Cottage Grove
4022
1322
32.9
44
Mill
714
229
32.1
45
Sutherlin
3263
1049
32.1
46
Deer Island
150
48
32
47
Myrtle Creek
1291
410
31.8
48
Holley
98
31
31.6
49
La Pine
836
264
31.6
50
Burns
1246
391
31.4
51
Rowena
70
22
31.4
52
Rainier
789
244
30.9
53
Tygh Valley
101
31
30.7
54
Weston
261
80
30.7
55
Winston
2167
664
30.6
56
Westport
123
37
30.1
57
Clatskanie
760
227
29.9
58
Estacada
1290
386
29.9
59
Sheridan
1569
467
29.8
60
Waldport
970
287
29.6
61
Altamont
7654
2255
29.5
62
Merlin
654
193
29.5
63
Hayesville
7246
2105
29.1
64
Springfield
24118
7007
29.1
65
Enterprise
842
243
28.9
66
Four Corners
5557
1604
28.9
67
Alsea
80
23
28.8
68
St. Helens
4889
1403
28.7
69
Toledo
1348
387
28.7
70
Umatilla
1762
506
28.7
71
Drain
417
119
28.5
72
Coos Bay
6673
1890
28.3
73
Culver
494
140
28.3
74
Metolius
317
89
28.1
75
Wheeler
178
50
28.1
76
Crawfordsville
164
46
28
77
Grants Pass
15023
4210
28
78
Pendleton
6057
1685
27.8
79
Dayton
748
207
27.7
80
Merrill
289
80
27.7
81
Stayton
2768
766
27.7
82
Vernonia
762
210
27.6
83
Durham
622
171
27.5
84
Spray
69
19
27.5
85
Westfir
138
38
27.5
86
Chenoweth
806
220
27.3
87
Talent
2959
809
27.3
88
Gaston
202
55
27.2
89
Johnson
287
78
27.2
90
Gates
247
67
27.1
91
Halfway
170
46
27.1
92
Glendale
319
86
27
93
John Day
875
236
27
94
Lakeside
904
243
26.9
95
Bandon
1502
403
26.8
96
Prairie
286
76
26.6
97
Elgin
635
168
26.5
98
Grass Valley
68
18
26.5
99
Winchester Bay
170
45
26.5
100
Creswell
2020
533
26.4

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