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ZIP Code 97239

Primary City:Portland, OR (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Hillsdale
County: Multnomah County
Timezone: Pacific (11:59pm)
Area code: 971 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.49, -122.69
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97239

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97239. 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 97239. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97239, 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 97239 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97239 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 97239 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 slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97239 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,150
Population Density 3,984 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,046
Median Home Value $432,300
Land Area 3.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,151
Median Household Income $74,834

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3362692282335569946865524524624565154922901851319866
Female317247245238597957610502430475492572494338182140151162
Total6535164734711,1531,9511,2961,0548829379481,087986628367271249228

Gender

 Male 7,001 49%
 Female 7,149 51%
Gender

Race

 White 12,235 86.5%
 Black Or African American 197 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 73 0.5%
 Asian 933 6.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 28 0.2%
 Other Race 148 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 536 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner23348601769977527294129
Renter5081,4995853753381085119
Total5311,8471,1861,1441,315635345148

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,674 37%
 Single Guardian 523 7%
 Singles 2,735 38%
 Singles With Roommate 1,219 17%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,960 83%
 Households with Kids 1,191 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7355607254574948614647364752335861532871
Female5867605151495252434349455454485147405258
Total131122120123105106101100104899681101106811091089380129

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97239 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97239 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 97239 real estate data, the median home value of $432,300 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 97239. Rentals in 97239 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97239 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,001 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 96 0.7%
 Other Institutional 20 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 33 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,712 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 956 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,483 43%
 Households Vacant 895 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 331 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 3%
 For Sale Only 288 32%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 129 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 86 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 303 8%
 1 Bedroom 1,256 33%
 2 Bedroom 1,787 46%
 3+ Bedroom 514 13%
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 $74,834 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97239 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 97239 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 97239 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 97239 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 6,139 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,241 31%
 No Earnings 3,298 24%
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 6,139 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,241 31%
 No Earnings 3,298 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,078 68.5%
 Public transportation 971 11.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,161 13.1%
 Worked at Home 649 7.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 254 4%
 High School Graduate 1,260 22%
 Associate's degree 341 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,881 32%
 Master's degree 891 15%
 Professional school degree 937 16%
 Doctorate degree 265 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,024 62.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 536 32.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 81 4.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97239

ZIP Code 97239 is in the Oregon Department of Education School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97239.

Southwest Charter School
640 SW Bancroft St
Portland, OR 97239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oregon Department of Education School District
Gray Middle School
5505 SW 23rd Ave
Portland, OR 97239
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Building Bridges
0112 SW Pennoyer St
Portland, OR 97239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hilltop Preschool & Kindergarten
5700 SW Dosch Rd
Portland, OR 97239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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