Oregon Linn County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Linn County, Oregon. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Oregon Linn County.

1. Branch Library ALBANY DOWNTOWN CARNEGIE LIBRARY
Street Address: 302 Ferry Street SW, Albany, OR 97321
Phone Number: (541) 917-7585 Linn N/A N/A

2. Central Library ALBANY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 1390 Waverly Dr SE, Albany, OR 97322
Phone Number: (541) 917-7580 Linn N/A N/A

3. Library System ALBANY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 1390 Waverly Dr SE, Albany, OR 97322
Phone Number: (541) 917-7580 Linn 584,862 318,269

4. Library System BROWNSVILLE COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 146 Spaulding, Brownsville, OR 97327
Phone Number: (541) 466-5454 Linn 14,365 7,800

5. Central Library BROWNSVILLE COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 146 Spaulding, Brownsville, OR 97327
Phone Number: (541) 466-5454 Linn N/A N/A

6. Central Library HARRISBURG PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 354 Smith St, Harrisburg, OR 97446
Phone Number: (541) 995-6946 Linn N/A N/A

7. Library System HARRISBURG PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 354 Smith St, Harrisburg, OR 97446
Phone Number: (541) 995-6946 Linn 7,515 8,820

8. Library System LEBANON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 626 Second St, Lebanon, OR 97355
Phone Number: (541) 258-4926 Linn 97,034 68,354

9. Central Library LEBANON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 626 Second St, Lebanon, OR 97355
Phone Number: (541) 258-4926 Linn N/A N/A

10. Central Library LYONS PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 448 Cedar St, Lyons, OR 97358
Phone Number: (503) 859-2366 Linn N/A N/A

11. Library System LYONS PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 448 Cedar St, Lyons, OR 97358
Phone Number: (503) 859-2366 Linn 16,896 10,250

12. Library System SCIO PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 38957 NW 1st, Scio, OR 97374
Phone Number: (503) 394-3342 Linn 6,708 4,368

13. Central Library SCIO PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 38957 NW 1st, Scio, OR 97374
Phone Number: (503) 394-3342 Linn N/A N/A

14. Central Library SWEET HOME PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 1101 13th Ave, Sweet Home, OR 97386
Phone Number: (541) 367-5007 Linn N/A N/A

15. Library System SWEET HOME PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 1101 13th Ave, Sweet Home, OR 97386
Phone Number: (541) 367-5007 Linn 47,380 41,000

Overview of Malheur County, Oregon

Malheur County is a county located in the southeast corner of the state of Oregon. The county was named for Malheur River, which flows through it. As of 2000, the population is 31,615. Its county seat is Vale.

History

Malheur County was created February 17, 1887, from the southern portion of Baker County. It was first settled by miners and stockmen in the early 1860s. The discovery of gold in 1863 attracted further development, including settlements and ranches. Basques settled in the region in the 1890s and were mainly engaged in sheep raising.

Economy

The county is 94 percent rangeland. The Bureau of Land Management is landlord of 72% of the county. Irrigated fields in the county’s northeast corner, known as Western Treasure Valley, are the center of intensive and diversified farming. Malheur County’s economy also depends on tourism.

Because of its economic relationship with Idaho, most of Malheur county observes Mountain Standard Time, making it the only county in Oregon that does not follow Pacific Standard Time.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 25,719 km² (9,930 mi²). 25,607 km² (9,887 mi²) of it is land and 111 km² (43 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.43% water.

Adjacent Counties

  • Grant County, Oregon- (west 1)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 31,615 people, 10,221 households, and 7,348 families residing in the county. The population density is 1/km² (3/mi²). There are 11,233 housing units at an average density of 0/km² (1/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 75.78% White, 1.22% Black or African American, 1.02% Native American, 1.96% Asian, 0.08% Pacific Islander, 17.38% from other races, and 2.56% from two or more races. 25.62% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 10,221 households out of which 36.20% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.30% are married couples living together, 10.40% have a female householder with no husband present, and 28.10% are non-families. 23.70% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.00% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.77 and the average family size is 3.28.

In the county, the population is spread out with 27.60% under the age of 18, 10.60% from 18 to 24, 27.20% from 25 to 44, 21.00% from 45 to 64, and 13.70% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 34 years. For every 100 females there are 116.00 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 121.20 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $30,241, and the median income for a family is $35,672. Males have a median income of $25,489 versus $21,764 for females. The per capita income for the county is $13,895. 18.60% of the population and 14.60% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 25.80% of those under the age of 18 and 11.60% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Adrian
  • Jordan Valley
  • Nyssa
  • Ontario
  • Vale