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ZIP Code 97116

Primary City:Forest Grove, OR (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Pacific (7:59pm)
Area code: 971 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.6, -123.2
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97116

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97116. 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 97116. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97116, 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:
Forest Grove, OR
Acceptable:
Glenwood
Unacceptable:
Verboort

Stats and Demographics for the 97116 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97116 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 97116 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97116 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,104
Population Density 334 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,079
Median Home Value $242,400
Land Area 72.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,525
Median Household Income $49,663

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8128729091,017932768732731799791813693542346276211184210
Female7958858561,0811,079773732749726800825673623447331292303496
Total1,6071,7571,7652,0982,0111,5411,4641,4801,5251,5911,6381,3661,165793607503487706

Gender

 Male 11,638 48%
 Female 12,466 52%
Gender

Race

 White 19,426 80.6%
 Black Or African American 176 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 243 1.0%
 Asian 580 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 64 0.3%
 Other Race 2,737 11.4%
 Two Or More Races 878 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner645579681,2241,099643402184
Renter377723567553374223250317
Total4411,2801,5351,7771,473866652501

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,439 52%
 Single Guardian 1,314 15%
 Singles 2,188 26%
 Singles With Roommate 584 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,423 64%
 Households with Kids 3,102 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male168168167167180168160183181173187165186198195169186210257243
Female149180161150157170196187175202159166171158188167191239296304
Total317348328317337338356370356375346331357356383336377449553547

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97116 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97116 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 97116 real estate data, the median home value of $242,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97116 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97116 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97116 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,036 95.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 1 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 116 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 822 3.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 129 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,723 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,418 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,384 37%
 Households Vacant 554 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 260 46.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1.3%
 For Sale Only 100 18.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 8.3%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 123 22.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 291 8%
 1 Bedroom 742 20%
 2 Bedroom 1,619 44%
 3+ Bedroom 988 27%
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 $49,663 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97116 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 97116 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,082 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,530 28%
 No Earnings 7,024 36%
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 7,082 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,530 28%
 No Earnings 7,024 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,715 83.3%
 Public transportation 402 3.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 25 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 723 6.9%
 Worked at Home 603 5.8%
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 area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,053 14%
 High School Graduate 4,031 55%
 Associate's degree 541 7%
 Bachelor's degree 970 13%
 Master's degree 388 5%
 Professional school degree 150 2%
 Doctorate degree 189 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,856 76.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 577 11.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 591 11.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97116

ZIP Code 97116 is in the Forest Grove School District 15. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97116.

Forest Grove Community School
1914 Pacific Ave
Forest Grove, OR 97116
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Forest Grove School District 15
Dilley Elementary School
4115 SW Dilley Rd
Forest Grove, OR 97116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forest Grove School District 15
Harvey Clarke Elementary School
2516 North B St
Forest Grove, OR 97116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forest Grove School District 15
Joseph Gale Elementary School
3130 18th Ave
Forest Grove, OR 97116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forest Grove School District 15
Tom Mccall Upper Elementary
1341 Pacific Ave
Forest Grove, OR 97116
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Forest Grove School District 15
Fern Hill Elementary School
4445 Heather St
Forest Grove, OR 97116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forest Grove School District 15
Neil Armstrong Middle School
1777 Mt View Ln
Forest Grove, OR 97116
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Forest Grove School District 15
Forest Grove High School
1401 Nichols Ln
Forest Grove, OR 97116
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Forest Grove School District 15
Visitation School
4189 NW Visitation Rd
Forest Grove, OR 97116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Westside Christian School
1531 Pacific Ave
Forest Grove, OR 97116
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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