La Grande Jobs

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

    C.R. England - La Grande, OR

    C.R. England is now hiring Company Over the Road Truck Drivers. With this truck driving job you can expect competitive miles and pay with industry leading benefits. Join one of...

    from C.R. England - 9 days ago
  • Flatbed Truck Driver – Class A CDL

    Swift Transportation - La Grande, OR

    Experienced Flatbed Drivers Wanted! INCREASED MILEAGE PAY: Our Flatbed Truck Drivers are now earning more per mile! At Swift Transportation, we know that consistency is crucial...

    from Swift Transportation - 30+ days ago
  • Experienced Class-A CDL Drivers Wanted - 888-489-7910

    Swift Transportation Co - La Grande, OR

    Experienced Drivers Wanted! With Swift, you can grow to be an award-winning CDL Class A truck driver. It's doable! We help you achieve Diamond Driver status with the best truck...

    from Swift Transportation Co., Inc - 13 days ago
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La Grande, Oregon

:"La Grande" redirects here. For the Intel technology, see LaGrande. La Grande is a city in Union County, Oregon, United States. Originally named "Brownsville," it was forced to change its name due to that name already being used for a city in Linn County. Its current name comes from an early French settler, Charles Dause, who often used the phrase "La Grande" to describe the area's beauty. The population was 12,327 at the 2000 census. The 2006 estimate is 12,540 residents. It is the county seat of Union County. La Grande lies east of the Blue Mountains and southeast of Pendleton.

La Grande Careers

Among the most common occupations in La Grande are Management, professional, and related occupations, 30%; Sales and office occupations, 22%; and Service occupations, 18%. Approximately 61 percent of workers in La Grande, Oregon work for companies, 24 percent work for the government and 8 percent are self-employed.

La Grande Industries

The leading industries in La Grande, Oregon are Educational, health and social services, 24%; Retail trade, 11%; and Manufacturing, 11%. Simply Hired's La Grande job listings indicate that the following industries in La Grande are hiring the most workers:

La Grande Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in La Grande, Oregon is $27,338, and the median income of households in La Grande was $31,576.

Average Salaries in La Grande, OR

La Grande, OR


La Grande Employment Statistics

Population of La Grande
Total population 12,327
Male 47.45%
Female 52.55%
Median age 33.7
La Grande Housing
Owner-occupied homes 55.2%
Median cost of a home $91,700
Median mortgage payment $505
Renter-occupied homes 44.8%
Vacant housing 6.5%
Median monthly rent $478
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $32,746
Median for all female full-time $21,930
Household Income
Less than $10,000 15%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 15%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 19%
$50,000 to $74,999 15%
$75,000 to $99,999 8%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 10%
High school graduate 26%
Some college, no degree 28%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 16%
Graduate degree 9%
Marital Status
Never married 29%
Currently married 50%
Separated 1%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 13%
White 95%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 1%
Other 3%
La Grande Commute
Carpool 11.3%
Public transportation 0.1%
Average travel time 13 minutes