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ZIP Code 97048

Primary City:Rainier, OR (View All Cities)
County: Columbia County
Timezone: Pacific (6:09pm)
Area code: 971 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.0, -123.0
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97048

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97048. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 97048. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97048, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Rainier, OR
Acceptable:
Prescott

Stats and Demographics for the 97048 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97048 is located in northwest Oregon and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 97048 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97048 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,691
Population Density 80 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,902
Median Home Value $215,000
Land Area 83.49 sq mi
Water Area 7.55 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,643
Median Household Income $48,886

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male164209219235154130182179238276266324277211123895536
Female1531962052401301351662062122612703172741791411106762
Total31740542447528426534838545053753664155139026419912298

Gender

 Male 3,367 50%
 Female 3,324 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,232 93.1%
 Black Or African American 19 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 98 1.5%
 Asian 36 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1%
 Other Race 69 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 230 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1512729646258533716747
Renter3110612412593604721
Total4623342058767839721468

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,485 56%
 Single Guardian 378 14%
 Singles 626 24%
 Singles With Roommate 154 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,899 72%
 Households with Kids 744 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2439283835464041473156315942485751344543
Female4042312129403645463955343443574050464729
Total6481595964867686937011165938510597101809272

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97048 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97048 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 97048 real estate data, the median home value of $215,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 97048. Rentals in 97048 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97048 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,691 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,351 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 685 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 607 21%
 Households Vacant 259 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 43 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Sale Only 43 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 101 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 32 6%
 1 Bedroom 72 13%
 2 Bedroom 185 32%
 3+ Bedroom 285 50%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $48,886 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97048 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 97048 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,524 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,426 27%
 No Earnings 2,312 44%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,524 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,426 27%
 No Earnings 2,312 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,117 88.0%
 Public transportation 25 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 84 3.5%
 Worked at Home 170 7.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 378 16.3%
 High School Graduate 1,366 58.8%
 Associate's degree 245 10.5%
 Bachelor's degree 235 10.1%
 Master's degree 84 3.6%
 Professional school degree 17 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 916 82.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 108 9.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 82 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97048

ZIP Code 97048 is in the Rainier School District 13. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97048.

Hudson Park Elementary School
28176 Old Rainier Rd
Rainier, OR 97048
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rainier School District 13
Rainier Jr/Sr High School
28170 Old Rainier Rd
Rainier, OR 97048
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rainier School District 13
North Columbia Academy
28168 Old Rainier Rd
Rainier, OR 97048
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rainier School District 13

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