Bandon Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - Bandon, OR

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers. Have you always wanted to become a truck driver, but dont like the sound of a solo life on the road Try Team Driving Whether you...

    from C.R. England - 9 days ago
  • Occupational Therapist - Skilled - (OT)

    Club Staffing - Coos Bay, OR

    An occupational therapist (OT) is responsible for providing assistance to patients who need help performing a wide variety of activities, especially daily needs (e.g., dressing,...

    from Club Staffing - 3 hours ago
  • Infantryman - Management Training - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Coos Bay, OR

    Discipline. Loyalty. Experience. Every employer wants someone with these qualities because these are the people who become leaders. And those are exactly the qualities you'll...

    from Army National Guard - 2 days ago
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Bandon, Oregon

Bandon is a city in Coos County, Oregon, United States, on the south side of the mouth of the Coquille River. It was named by George Bennet, an Irish peer, who settled nearby in 1873 and named the town after Bandon, Ireland, his native home. The population was 2,833 at the 2000 census.

Bandon Economy

Like many communities on the Oregon coast, Bandon had significant fishing and timber industries, which were greatly diminished by the 1980s, though some remnants still exist. Bandon's current economy revolves around wood products, fishing, tourism, and agriculture. The five largest employers in the area include Bandon Dunes Golf Course, Southern Coos Health District, School District #54C, Oregon Overseas Timber, and Hardin Optical. Tourism In tourism literature the city is often referred to as Bandon-by-the-Sea. One popular tourist activity is storm watching. Cranberry industry Currently, Bandon is a center of cranberry production. More than 100 growers harvest about 1,600 acres around Bandon, raising 95 percent of Oregon's cranberries, and about 5% of the national crop. Production averages about 30 million pounds of berries. Harvest is in the fall. In 1994, 304,000 barrels were harvested—a record for Bandon. Some berries are trucked to Eugene and Albany. Others are taken to...more

Bandon Careers

Among the most common occupations in Bandon are Management, professional, and related occupations, 28%; Sales and office occupations, 25%; and Service occupations, 24%. Approximately 60 percent of workers in Bandon, Oregon work for companies, 16 percent work for the government and 16 percent are self-employed.

Bandon Industries

The leading industries in Bandon, Oregon are Educational, health and social services, 21%; Retail trade, 15%; and Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 14%. Simply Hired's Bandon job listings indicate that the following industries in Bandon are hiring the most workers:

Bandon Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Bandon, Oregon is $25,679, and the median income of households in Bandon was $29,492.
 

Average Salaries in Bandon, OR

Bandon, OR

$26,000
 

Bandon Employment Statistics

Population of Bandon
Total population 2,833
Male 45.18%
Female 54.82%
Median age 49.3
  
Bandon Housing
Owner-occupied homes 60.1%
Median cost of a home $114,400
Median mortgage payment $440
Renter-occupied homes 39.9%
Vacant housing 16.2%
Median monthly rent $505
  
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $28,636
Median for all female full-time $22,722
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 11%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 21%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 21%
$50,000 to $74,999 14%
$75,000 to $99,999 4%
$100,000 to $149,999 2%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 6%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 6%
High school graduate 26%
Some college, no degree 37%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 13%
Graduate degree 6%
  
Marital Status
Never married 14%
Currently married 56%
Separated 3%
Widowed 12%
Divorced 14%
  
Race
White 96%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 1%
Other 3%
  
Bandon Commute
Carpool 13.1%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 15 minutes