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ZIP Code 97117

Primary City:Gales Creek, OR (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Pacific (4:18am)
Area code: 971 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.6, -123.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97117

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97117. 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 97117. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97117, 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:
Gales Creek, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97117 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97117 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 97117 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97117 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 679
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 271
Median Home Value $309,400
Land Area 35.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 244
Median Household Income $68,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1817242315151027382631303117131455
Female1116242799172824252622381481165
Total293348502424275562515752693121251110

Gender

 Male 359 53%
 Female 320 47%
Gender

Race

 White 634 93.4%
 Black Or African American 2 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.4%
 Asian 5 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 25 3.7%
 Two Or More Races 10 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2845416126167
Renter176172221
Total31551586328188

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 168 69%
 Single Guardian 31 13%
 Singles 33 14%
 Singles With Roommate 12 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 164 67%
 Households with Kids 80 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male331835324564636510207
Female212511545313116845642
Total543134686987717914915849

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97117 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97117 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1940s. Looking at 97117 real estate data, the median home value of $309,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97117 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97117 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97117 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 679 100%
 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 145 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 61 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 38 14%
 Households Vacant 27 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 9 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $68,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97117 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. However, that is not the case in 97117. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 130 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 112 30%
 No Earnings 137 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 130 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 112 30%
 No Earnings 137 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 169 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 5%
 Worked at Home 10 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 97117 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 150 82%
 Associate's degree 7 4%
 Bachelor's degree 25 14%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 39 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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