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Gates is a suburb in the Salem Metro Area and in the Marion County. It has a population of 611 and a population density of 839, which is 89% above the national average. It has a median age of 54, which is 17 years above the Salem Metro median age and 16 years above the national average.

Gates has a median home value of $304,200, which is 31% below the Metro average.The average rent of $1,408 is 30% above the metro average rent and 25% above the national average rent, making it one of the most affordable places to live in Salem. The average household income in Gates is $46,250 , which is 26% below the Metro average household income and 29% below the national average of household income.

The average school rating in Gates is 3. Gates also has a crime index 91 that is below the Metro average and below the National average.

$338,400Median Home Value
$437,755 Salem Metro Area
$1,408Median Rent
$1,656 Salem Metro Area
3 /10 - 6 /10
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National Crime Index
1 hr 39 mins To Salem Metro Area

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Gates's population is made up of 56% married, 23% single, 14% divorced and 7% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 56%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 19%. Homeowners make up 79% of the population in Gates.

436,317 Salem Metro Area
751Population Density
  • 58% Male
  • 42% Female
53 Median Age
37 Salem Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Gates is $26,158. The Median Household Income is $55,313 and the Gates Unemployment Rate is 1%.

$26,158Income Per Capita
$34,126 Salem Metro Area
$55,313Median Household Income
$72,150 Salem Metro Area
19% Poverty Rate
14% Salem Metro Area
1% Unemployment Rate
4% Salem Metro Area
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$338,400Median Home Value
$437,755 Salem Metro Area
$1,408Median Rent
$1,656 Salem Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Salem Metro Area

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3 /10 - 6 /10
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Top Schools in Gates

Santiam Canyon School District 129j
450 Southwest Evergreen Street, Mill City, OR, 97360
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1 hr 39 mins
Salem Metro Area
Commute To
Portland International Airport
1 hr 47 mins
Oregon College of Art and Craft
1 hr 35 mins
Northwest University Salem Cmps
53 mins
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Gates crime index is 91 which is lower than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Gates.

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National Crime Index

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