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ZIP Code 97212

Primary City:Portland, OR (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Alameda|Irvington|Northeast
County: Multnomah County
Timezone: Pacific (6:11am)
Area code: 971 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.54, -122.64
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97212

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97212. 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 97212. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97212, 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 97212 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97212 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 97212 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97212 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,126
Population Density 8,839 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,724
Median Home Value $460,500
Land Area 2.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,289
Median Household Income $81,930

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8327586204655119729681,1031,1188797949207914142061289175
Female7407286285195941,0441,0371,0831,1048978981,065878470264194162176
Total1,5721,4861,2489841,1052,0162,0052,1862,2221,7761,6921,9851,669884470322253251

Gender

 Male 11,645 48%
 Female 12,481 52%
Gender

Race

 White 20,070 83.2%
 Black Or African American 2,022 8.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 130 0.5%
 Asian 629 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 36 0.1%
 Other Race 302 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 937 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner184731,6641,5261,810722333139
Renter2961,2817594784392199636
Total3141,7542,4232,0042,249941429175

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,465 43%
 Single Guardian 1,216 12%
 Singles 2,996 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1,612 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,384 72%
 Households with Kids 2,905 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14316717919414516915614814012513711613011211510098916157
Female14415116314615716513812614213613511512311913581138937268
Total287318342340302334294274282261272231253231250181236184133125

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97212 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97212 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 97212 real estate data, the median home value of $460,500 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 97212. Rentals in 97212 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97212 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,034 99.6%
 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 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 92 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,369 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,316 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,604 34%
 Households Vacant 435 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 117 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 3%
 For Sale Only 101 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 123 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 182 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,131 32%
 2 Bedroom 1,358 39%
 3+ Bedroom 835 24%
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 $81,930 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97212 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. Residents in ZIP code 97212 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 97212 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 97212 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. More commuters in 97212 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,210 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,604 33%
 No Earnings 4,410 22%
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 9,210 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,604 33%
 No Earnings 4,410 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,067 65.7%
 Public transportation 1,078 7.8%
 Taxicab 39 0.3%
 Motorcycle 46 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,211 16.0%
 Worked at Home 1,353 9.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 97212 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 320 4%
 High School Graduate 2,456 28%
 Associate's degree 403 5%
 Bachelor's degree 3,047 34%
 Master's degree 1,582 18%
 Professional school degree 761 9%
 Doctorate degree 263 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,784 69.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,036 25.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 176 4.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97212

ZIP Code 97212 is in the Portland School District 1j. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97212.

Alameda Elementary School
2732 NE Fremont St
Portland, OR 97212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Beaumont Middle School
4043 NE Fremont St
Portland, OR 97212
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Beverly Cleary School
1915 NE 33rd
Portland, OR 97212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Irvington Elementary School
1320 NE Brazee St
Portland, OR 97212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Sabin Elementary School
4013 NE 18th Ave
Portland, OR 97212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Grant High School
2245 NE 36th Ave
Portland, OR 97212
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Portland School District 1j
The Madeleine Elementary School
3240 NE 23rd Ave
Portland, OR 97212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Oregon Outreach
3802 NE M L King Blvd
Portland, OR 97212
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Youth Employment Institute
1704 NE 26th Ave
Portland, OR 97212
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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