Amboy, WA Demographics


Population (year 2000): 2,085
Males: 1,041 (49.9%), Females: 1,044 (50.1%)

Clark County

Zip code: 98601

Median resident age: 31.0 years
Median household income: $50,896 (year 2000)
Median house value: $213,300 (year 2000)

Races in Amboy:

  • White Non-Hispanic (94.8%)
  • American Indian (2.1%)
  • Hispanic (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Other race (0.8%)

Ancestries: German (16.6%), English (13.9%), United States (9.9%), Irish (9.9%), Swedish (6.9%), Norwegian (6.3%).

Elevation: 400 feet

Land area: 14.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Amboy

  • High school or higher: 83.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 13.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 35.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Amboy CDP

  • Never married: 25.6%
  • Now married: 65.6%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 2.2%
  • Divorced: 6.3%

1.4% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Amboy:

  • S W WASHINGTON MEDICAL CENTER (about 8 miles; VANCOUVER, WA)
  • WOODLAND PARK HOSPITAL (about 26 miles; PORTLAND, OR)
  • PROVIDENCE PORTLAND MEDICAL CENTER (about 27 miles; PORTLAND, OR)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Amboy:

  • PORTLAND INTL (about 24 miles; PORTLAND, OR; ID: PDX)
  • MC MINNVILLE MUNI (about 68 miles; MC MINNVILLE, OR; ID: MMV)
  • MCNARY FLD (about 79 miles; SALEM, OR; ID: SLE)
Other public-use airports nearest to Amboy:

  • GOHEEN (about 10 miles; BATTLE GROUND, WA; ID: W52)
  • CEDARS NORTH AIRPARK (about 11 miles; BATTLE GROUND, WA; ID: W58)
  • FLY FOR FUN (about 16 miles; VANCOUVER, WA; ID: W56)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Amboy:

  • CLARK COLLEGE (about 23 miles; VANCOUVER, WA; Full-time enrollment: 5,106)
  • PORTLAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 24 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 12,132)
  • MT HOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 28 miles; GRESHAM, OR; FT enrollment: 4,867)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PORTLAND (about 29 miles; PORTLAND, OR; FT enrollment: 2,683)
  • PORTLAND STATE UNIVERSITY (about 34 miles; PORTLAND, OR; FT enrollment: 13,255)
  • LEWIS AND CLARK COLLEGE (about 35 miles; PORTLAND, OR; FT enrollment: 2,795)
  • CLACKAMAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 40 miles; OREGON CITY, OR; FT enrollment: 3,446)
Public primary/middle school in Amboy:

  • AMBOY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 638; Location: 22115 NE CHELATCHIE RD; Grades: 05 – 08)