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ZIP Code 97230

Primary City:Portland, OR (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Wilkes|East Portland
County: Multnomah County
Timezone: Pacific (3:56pm)
Area code: 971 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.55, -122.50
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97230

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97230. 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 97230. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97230, 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
Unacceptable:
Parkrose

Stats and Demographics for the 97230 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97230 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 97230 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97230 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,752
Population Density 2,865 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,826
Median Home Value $230,500
Land Area 13.87 sq mi
Water Area 5.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,912
Median Household Income $46,385

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3461,2731,3231,2941,4021,5151,4151,3311,3231,4101,3291,192992676559469435370
Female1,2921,2061,1191,1781,2801,4021,3311,1941,2101,2731,3611,2851,095940758690708776
Total2,6382,4792,4422,4722,6822,9172,7462,5252,5332,6832,6902,4772,0871,6161,3171,1591,1431,146

Gender

 Male 19,654 49%
 Female 20,098 51%
Gender

Race

 White 26,270 66%
 Black Or African American 3,778 10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 457 1%
 Asian 3,755 9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 489 1%
 Other Race 3,209 8%
 Two Or More Races 1,794 5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner556511,1671,6411,8401,3721,263499
Renter5901,6651,2791,226790395233246
Total6452,3162,4462,8672,6301,7671,496745

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,463 43%
 Single Guardian 2,949 20%
 Singles 4,274 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1,226 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,286 69%
 Households with Kids 4,626 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male291246276267253241283229267285262269265242253273245290233253
Female279281236229265229230238244235240236231177216236251225250241
Total570527512496518470513467511520502505496419469509496515483494

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97230 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97230 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 97230 real estate data, the median home value of $230,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97230 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97230 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97230 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,991 95.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 967 2.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 32 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 214 0.5%
 Other Institutional 9 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 539 1.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,958 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,530 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,424 41%
 Households Vacant 914 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 423 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 2%
 For Sale Only 212 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 47 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 187 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 146 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,131 18%
 2 Bedroom 3,201 52%
 3+ Bedroom 1,637 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 $46,385 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97230 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. Residents in ZIP code 97230 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 97230 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 10,302 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,322 29%
 No Earnings 12,777 39%
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 10,302 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,322 29%
 No Earnings 12,777 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,680 83.6%
 Public transportation 1,387 8.5%
 Taxicab 9 0.1%
 Motorcycle 20 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 620 3.8%
 Worked at Home 651 4.0%
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 2,033 15.2%
 High School Graduate 7,301 54.6%
 Associate's degree 943 7.1%
 Bachelor's degree 2,079 15.6%
 Master's degree 646 4.8%
 Professional school degree 254 1.9%
 Doctorate degree 106 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,950 72.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 583 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,340 19.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97230

ZIP Code 97230 is in the David Douglas School District 40. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97230.

Menlo Park Elementary School
12900 NE Glisan St
Portland, OR 97230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: David Douglas School District 40
Russell Academy
2700 NE 127th Ave
Portland, OR 97230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Parkrose School District 3
Shaver Elementary School
3701 NE 131st Place
Portland, OR 97230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Parkrose School District 3
Glenfair Elementary School
15300 NE Glisan St
Portland, OR 97230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Reynolds School District 7
Hartley Elementary School
701 NE 185th Ave
Portland, OR 97230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Reynolds School District 7
Margaret Scott Elementary School
14700 NE Sacramento St
Portland, OR 97230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Reynolds School District 7
Davis Elementary School
19501 NE Davis St
Portland, OR 97230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Reynolds School District 7
Wilkes Elementary School
17020 NE Wilkes Rd
Portland, OR 97230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Reynolds School District 7
Hauton B Lee Middle School
1121 NE 172nd Ave
Portland, OR 97230
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Reynolds School District 7
Ace Academy
4222 NE 158th Ave
Portland, OR 97230
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Reynolds School District 7
St Therese School
1260 NE 132nd Ave
Portland, OR 97230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Portland Christian Jr/Sr High School
12425 NE San Rafael St
Portland, OR 97230
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Gateway Christian School
13300 NE San Rafael
Portland, OR 97230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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