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ZIP Code 97216

Primary City:Portland, OR (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Hazelwood|East Portland
County: Multnomah County
Timezone: Pacific (4:25pm)
Area code: 971 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.51, -122.56
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97216

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97216. 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 97216. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97216, 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 97216 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97216 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 97216 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97216 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,594
Population Density 6,148 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,583
Median Home Value $211,000
Land Area 2.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,190
Median Household Income $46,097

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male522423457486578688654592548499496462355199128136146211
Female519458429465566670641549546521540454351238195209241422
Total1,0418818869511,1441,3581,2951,1411,0941,0201,036916706437323345387633

Gender

 Male 7,580 49%
 Female 8,014 51%
Gender

Race

 White 11,047 70.8%
 Black Or African American 808 5.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 177 1.1%
 Asian 1,880 12.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 87 0.6%
 Other Race 862 5.5%
 Two Or More Races 733 4.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner27447626702625324273142
Renter263696587450345149211323
Total2901,1431,2131,152970473484465

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,439 39%
 Single Guardian 1,147 19%
 Singles 1,905 31%
 Singles With Roommate 699 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,361 70%
 Households with Kids 1,829 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1061131029282848090871088479939395958810610287
Female1091011019595979690808380949577958399909885
Total215214203187177181176180167191164173188170190178187196200172

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97216 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97216 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 2000s. Looking at 97216 real estate data, the median home value of $211,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97216 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97216 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97216 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,400 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 19 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 46 0.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 129 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,451 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 715 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,024 46%
 Households Vacant 393 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 197 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 3%
 For Sale Only 79 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 79 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 172 5%
 1 Bedroom 855 25%
 2 Bedroom 1,486 43%
 3+ Bedroom 934 27%
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 $46,097 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97216 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 97216 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 97216 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 5,140 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,614 27%
 No Earnings 4,619 35%
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 5,140 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,614 27%
 No Earnings 4,619 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,367 72%
 Public transportation 1,005 13%
 Taxicab 78 1%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 571 8%
 Worked at Home 451 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 1,300 24%
 High School Graduate 2,254 41%
 Associate's degree 503 9%
 Bachelor's degree 925 17%
 Master's degree 333 6%
 Professional school degree 114 2%
 Doctorate degree 94 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,066 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 294 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 436 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97216

ZIP Code 97216 is in the David Douglas School District 40. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97216.

Cherry Park Elementary School
1930 SE 104th Ave
Portland, OR 97216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: David Douglas School District 40
Floyd Light Middle School
10800 SE Washington St
Portland, OR 97216
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: David Douglas School District 40
Mill Park Elementary School
1900 SE 117th Ave
Portland, OR 97216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: David Douglas School District 40
Ventura Park Elementary School
145 SE 117th Ave
Portland, OR 97216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: David Douglas School District 40
Harrison Park School
2225 SE 87th Ave
Portland, OR 97216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Creative Science School
1231 SE 92nd Ave
Portland, OR 97216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Grace Lutheran School
2252 SE 92nd Ave
Portland, OR 97216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Portland Adventist Academy
1500 SE 96th Ave
Portland, OR 97216
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Portland Christian Elementary School
11845 SE Market St
Portland, OR 97216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Happy Day Christian Child Care
1830 SE 96th Ave
Portland, OR 97216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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