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Waterloo, Oregon
—  Town  —
Location in Oregon
Coordinates: 44°29′40″N 122°49′23″W / 44.49444°N 122.82306°W / 44.49444; -122.82306
Country United States
State Oregon
County Linn
Incorporated 1893
 - Mayor James Cripe[1]
 - Total 0.2 sq mi (0.4 km2)
 - Land 0.2 sq mi (0.4 km2)
 - Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 402 ft (122.5 m)
Population (2000)
 - Total 239
 - Density 1,583.2/sq mi (615.2/km2)
Time zone Pacific (UTC-8)
 - Summer (DST) Pacific (UTC-7)
FIPS code 41-79050[2]
GNIS feature ID 1136880[3]

Waterloo is a city in Linn County, Oregon, United States. The population was 239 at the 2000 census.



Waterloo is located at 44°29′40″N 122°49′23″W / 44.49444°N 122.82306°W / 44.49444; -122.82306 (44.494308, -122.823170).[4]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.2 square miles (0.4 km²), all of it land.

The closest neighboring city is Lebanon.


As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 239 people, 83 households, and 60 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,583.2 people per square mile (615.2/km²). There were 91 housing units at an average density of 602.8/sq mi (234.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 97.49% White, 0.42% African American, 1.26% Native American, 0.42% Asian, and 0.42% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.09% of the population.

There were 83 households out of which 27.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.0% were married couples living together, 8.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.7% were non-families. 20.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.88 and the average family size was 3.33.

In the city the population was spread out with 29.3% under the age of 18, 7.5% from 18 to 24, 25.5% from 25 to 44, 24.7% from 45 to 64, and 13.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 104.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 103.6 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $34,688, and the median income for a family was $39,583. Males had a median income of $32,250 versus $25,000 for females. The per capita income for the city was $13,931. About 10.9% of families and 11.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 8.8% of those under the age of eighteen and 13.8% of those sixty five or over.


  1. ^ "Linn County 2008 general elections results".  
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.  
  3. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.  
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2000 and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2005-05-03. Retrieved 2008-01-31.  

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