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ZIP Code 97233

Primary City:Portland, OR (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Centennial|East Portland
County: Multnomah County
Timezone: Pacific (8:07pm)
Area code: 971 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.51, -122.50
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97233

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97233. 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 97233. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97233, 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:
Rockwood

Stats and Demographics for the 97233 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97233 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 97233 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97233 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,367
Population Density 8,710 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,877
Median Home Value $174,400
Land Area 4.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,062
Median Household Income $35,970

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,8881,6651,5381,5471,4711,7351,6181,4151,3061,2731,1681,072711440329225198169
Female1,7411,5221,4591,3891,4781,6691,5671,2981,2651,2551,234971773503382395323375
Total3,6293,1872,9972,9362,9493,4043,1852,7132,5712,5282,4022,0431,484943711620521544

Gender

 Male 19,768 50%
 Female 19,599 50%
Gender

Race

 White 25,246 64%
 Black Or African American 2,723 7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 566 1%
 Asian 2,784 7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 385 1%
 Other Race 5,679 14%
 Two Or More Races 1,984 5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner648031,1081,3951,228652526239
Renter7041,9451,6241,40584032715844
Total7682,7482,7322,8002,068979684283

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,561 43%
 Single Guardian 3,312 25%
 Singles 3,044 23%
 Singles With Roommate 1,145 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,559 58%
 Households with Kids 5,503 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male388373405383350321346319329325322291302298292321321315298293
Female352369348338323321288315275281316287272303281264300266278307
Total740742753721673642634634604606638578574601573585621581576600

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97233 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 97233 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 97233 real estate data, the median home value of $174,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97233 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97233 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97233 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 38,666 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 286 0.7%
 Other Institutional 9 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 406 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,640 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,375 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,047 51%
 Households Vacant 815 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 429 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 173 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 151 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 277 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,236 17%
 2 Bedroom 3,821 52%
 3+ Bedroom 1,993 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 $35,970 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97233 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 97233 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 97233 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,755 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,890 27%
 No Earnings 11,030 37%
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 10,755 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,890 27%
 No Earnings 11,030 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,208 77.0%
 Public transportation 1,891 11.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 38 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 700 4.4%
 Worked at Home 1,015 6.4%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3,326 27.3%
 High School Graduate 6,639 54.5%
 Associate's degree 821 6.7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,083 8.9%
 Master's degree 185 1.5%
 Professional school degree 86 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 34 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,356 77.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 447 4.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,723 18.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97233

ZIP Code 97233 is in the Centennial School District 28j. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97233.

Oliver Elementary School
15840 SE Taylor St
Portland, OR 97233
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Centennial School District 28j
Parklane Elementary School
15811 SE Main St
Portland, OR 97233
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Centennial School District 28j
Lynch View Elementary School
1546 SE 169th Place
Portland, OR 97233
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Centennial School District 28j
Lincoln Park Elementary School
13200 SE Lincoln St
Portland, OR 97233
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: David Douglas School District 40
Alder Elementary School
17200 SE Alder St
Portland, OR 97233
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Reynolds School District 7
Knova Reynolds Public Charter School
18201 SE Stark St
Portland, OR 97233
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Reynolds School District 7
Centennial Learning Center
17630 SE Main St
Portland, OR 97233
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Centennial School District 28j
David Douglas High School
1001 SE 135th Ave
Portland, OR 97233
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: David Douglas School District 40
Portland Lutheran School
740 SE 182nd Ave
Portland, OR 97233
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Greater Portland Christian Academy
17800 SE Main St
Portland, OR 97233
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Harmony Montessori School
1740 SE 139th Ave
Portland, OR 97233
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Morningstar Montessori House of Children
1015 SE 182nd Ave
Portland, OR 97233
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Ascension Early Childhood Ed Center
1440 SE 182nd Ave
Portland, OR 97233
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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