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ZIP Code 97214

Primary City:Portland, OR (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Buckman|Inner Southeast|Southeast Uplift
County: Multnomah County
Timezone: Pacific (12:19am)
Area code: 971 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.51, -122.64
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97214

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97214. 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 97214. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97214, 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 97214 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97214 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 97214 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97214 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,813
Population Density 8,484 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,548
Median Home Value $387,200
Land Area 2.81 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,881
Median Household Income $50,917

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4554112783219132,0121,7571,3941,047742678762494265158796773
Female4754193112851,2342,2931,6271,102841596622666527276184140119190
Total9308305896062,1474,3053,3842,4961,8881,3381,3001,4281,021541342219186263

Gender

 Male 11,906 50%
 Female 11,907 50%
Gender

Race

 White 21,069 88.5%
 Black Or African American 374 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 192 0.8%
 Asian 864 3.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 31 0.1%
 Other Race 302 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 981 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner224921,12090499939517390
Renter9063,6671,46262559522111496
Total9284,1592,5821,5291,594616287186

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,885 24%
 Single Guardian 973 8%
 Singles 5,034 42%
 Singles With Roommate 2,989 25%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,160 86%
 Households with Kids 1,721 14%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male981028971103917466776359505749425671747882
Female100988298988580966065576960606252674955131
Total198200171169201176154162137128116119117109104108138123133213

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97214 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 97214 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 97214 real estate data, the median home value of $387,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 97214. Rentals in 97214 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97214 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,010 96.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 44 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 114 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 644 2.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,300 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 895 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,686 61%
 Households Vacant 667 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 263 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 53 8%
 For Sale Only 102 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 81 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 135 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 802 11%
 1 Bedroom 3,521 48%
 2 Bedroom 2,149 29%
 3+ Bedroom 857 12%
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 $50,917 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97214 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. ZIP code 97214 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 97214 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 97214 can expect to fall in that range. 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 9,425 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,110 38%
 No Earnings 4,028 19%
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 9,425 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,110 38%
 No Earnings 4,028 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,765 51%
 Public transportation 2,610 17%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 167 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,391 22%
 Worked at Home 1,414 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 97214 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 399 4%
 High School Graduate 3,074 32%
 Associate's degree 723 7%
 Bachelor's degree 3,316 34%
 Master's degree 1,443 15%
 Professional school degree 424 4%
 Doctorate degree 271 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,764 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 496 21%
 Not Enrolled in School 126 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97214

ZIP Code 97214 is in the Portland School District 1j. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97214.

Abernethy Elementary School
2421 SE Orange Ave
Portland, OR 97214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Buckman Elementary School
320 SE 16th Ave
Portland, OR 97214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Hosford Middle School
2303 SE 28th Place
Portland, OR 97214
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Richmond Elementary School
2276 SE 41st Ave
Portland, OR 97214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Sunnyside Environmental School
3421 SE Salmon St
Portland, OR 97214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Liberty High School
21945 NW Wagon Way
Hillsboro, OR 97214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hillsboro School District 1j
Leadership and Entrepreneurship Public Charter Hig
2044 East Burnside
Portland, OR 97214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Portland School District 1j
Central Catholic High School
2401 SE Stark St
Portland, OR 97214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Belmont Academy
3841 SE Belmont St
Portland, OR 97214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Sunnyside Mennonite Montessori School
1312 SE 35th Ave
Portland, OR 97214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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