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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Wallowa County, Oregon

Wallowa County is a county located in the U.S. state of Oregon. According to Oregon Geographic Names, the origins of the county's name are uncertain, with the most likely explanation being that it is derived from the Nez Perce term for a structure of stakes (a weir) used in fishing. An alternative explanation is that Wallowa is derived from a Nez Perce word for "winding water". The journals of Lewis and Clark Expedition record the name of the Wallowa River as Wil-le-wah. In 2000, the county's population was 7,226. Its seat is Enterprise. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Oregon State$138,060 Average House Value (as of 2000)
7,209 Population (as of 2000)$29,538 Average House Income (as of 2000)
4,612 Population (current)2,181.6 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)3.1 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
341 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$7,833,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
1,633 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$35,470,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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