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ZIP Code 97206

Primary City:Portland, OR (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Mt. Scott-Arleta|Outer Southeast|Southeast Uplift
County: Multnomah County
Timezone: Pacific (12:33pm)
Area code: 971 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.48, -122.60
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97206

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97206. 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 97206. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97206, 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:
Portland, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97206 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97206 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 97206 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly less than average. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97206 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 47,596
Population Density 7,291 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,385
Median Home Value $228,000
Land Area 6.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 19,386
Median Household Income $50,694

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5371,3511,1861,1961,4612,2172,6282,4411,8671,6881,5221,4911,144652397305259276
Female1,5141,2151,1271,0961,4712,2912,6782,2101,6951,6211,6241,4621,117716509478497657
Total3,0512,5662,3132,2922,9324,5085,3064,6513,5623,3093,1462,9532,2611,368906783756933

Gender

 Male 23,618 50%
 Female 23,978 50%
Gender

Race

 White 36,717 77.1%
 Black Or African American 1,233 2.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 548 1.2%
 Asian 4,694 9.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 228 0.5%
 Other Race 1,923 4.0%
 Two Or More Races 2,253 4.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner892,1102,8782,5302,3141,047746359
Renter5672,2481,4451,140852391320350
Total6564,3584,3233,6703,1661,4381,066709

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,365 38%
 Single Guardian 3,361 17%
 Singles 5,571 29%
 Singles With Roommate 3,089 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 14,064 73%
 Households with Kids 5,322 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male341296314297263281273272262247256225225233215230261243247253
Female321301302274245255231224260235214249204225202211226227230253
Total662597616571508536504496522482470474429458417441487470477506

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97206 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97206 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 97206 real estate data, the median home value of $228,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97206 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97206 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97206 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 46,945 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 8 0.0%
 Other Institutional 10 0.0%
 College Student Housing 221 0.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 400 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,807 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,266 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,313 36%
 Households Vacant 999 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 357 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 2%
 For Sale Only 268 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 47 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 51 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 254 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 150 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,733 22%
 2 Bedroom 3,498 45%
 3+ Bedroom 2,467 31%
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 $50,694 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97206 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. ZIP code 97206 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 97206 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 16,930 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,306 31%
 No Earnings 10,899 27%
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 16,930 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,306 31%
 No Earnings 10,899 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 19,141 74.6%
 Public transportation 2,625 10.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 190 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,195 8.6%
 Worked at Home 1,517 5.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 1,916 11%
 High School Graduate 8,518 49%
 Associate's degree 1,621 9%
 Bachelor's degree 3,744 22%
 Master's degree 1,106 6%
 Professional school degree 168 1%
 Doctorate degree 180 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,571 75.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,023 13.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 832 11.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97206

ZIP Code 97206 is in the Portland School District 1j. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97206.

Arleta Elementary School
5109 SE 66th Ave
Portland, OR 97206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Atkinson Elementary School
5800 SE Division St
Portland, OR 97206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Creston Elementary School
4701 SE Bush St
Portland, OR 97206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Lane Middle School
7200 SE 60th Ave
Portland, OR 97206
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Lewis Elementary School
4401 SE Evergreen St
Portland, OR 97206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Marysville Elementary School
7733 SE Raymond St
Portland, OR 97206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Whitman Elementary School
7326 SE Flavel St
Portland, OR 97206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Woodmere Elementary School
7900 SE Duke St
Portland, OR 97206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Woodstock Elementary School
5601 SE 50th Ave
Portland, OR 97206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Franklin High School
5405 SE Woodward St
Portland, OR 97206
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Portland School District 1j
St Ignatius School
3330 SE 43rd Ave
Portland, OR 97206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Lents Education Center
4905 SE Woodstock Blvd
Portland, OR 97206
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Private

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