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ZIP Code 97119

Primary City:Gaston, OR (View All Cities)
Timezone: Pacific (1:22pm)
Coordinates:45.5, -123.3
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97119

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97119. 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 97119. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97119, 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:
Gaston, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97119 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97119 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 97119 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 large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97119 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,420
Population Density 51 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,697
Median Home Value $365,300
Land Area 86.59 sq mi
Water Area 1.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,600
Median Household Income $61,667

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
Male105158150163126958612315520623423017110957432627
Female11112614816294959113215217825019917610060322228
Total216284298325220190177255307384484429347209117754855

Gender

 Male 2,264 51%
 Female 2,156 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,109 93.0%
 Black Or African American 19 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 46 1.0%
 Asian 50 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 76 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 117 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner16702053553871797827
Renter15585488391676
Total311282594434261958533

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,072 67%
 Single Guardian 184 12%
 Singles 255 16%
 Singles With Roommate 89 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,102 69%
 Households with Kids 498 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2119222629333631293425312832243340363034
Female2327212127193122273122223934312946342230
Total4446434756526753566547536766556286705264

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97119 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97119 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 97119 real estate data, the median home value of $365,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 97119. Rentals in 97119 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97119 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,409 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 11 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 966 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 351 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 283 17%
 Households Vacant 97 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 17 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 34 9%
 2 Bedroom 23 6%
 3+ Bedroom 311 85%
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 $61,667 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97119 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 97119 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 97119. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,422 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,151 32%
 No Earnings 1,076 29%
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 1,422 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,151 32%
 No Earnings 1,076 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,778 86.9%
 Public transportation 17 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 52 2.5%
 Worked at Home 189 9.2%
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 225 14%
 High School Graduate 869 55%
 Associate's degree 114 7%
 Bachelor's degree 279 18%
 Master's degree 51 3%
 Professional school degree 18 1%
 Doctorate degree 18 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 590 75.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 99 12.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 88 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97119

ZIP Code 97119 is in the Gaston School District 511j. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97119.

Oregon Virtual Education - West
300 Park St
Gaston, OR 97119
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Gaston School District 511j
Gaston Elementary School
402 3rd St
Gaston, OR 97119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gaston School District 511j
Gaston Jr/Sr High School
304 Park St
Gaston, OR 97119
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gaston School District 511j

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