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ZIP Code 97301

Primary City:Salem, OR (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Lansing
County: Marion County
Timezone: Pacific (5:53am)
Area code: 971 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.96, -123.00
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97301

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97301. 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 97301. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97301, 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:
Salem, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97301 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97301 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 97301 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 small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97301 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 53,518
Population Density 4,622 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,686
Median Home Value $150,100
Land Area 11.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,179
Median Household Income $37,006

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,2411,9361,8262,1322,6252,5082,2741,9591,9131,8471,8011,5211,136701489330256252
Female2,0161,8231,7082,2182,4352,0091,7291,5911,5041,5971,5641,4221,169816591481436662
Total4,2573,7593,5344,3505,0604,5174,0033,5503,4173,4443,3652,9432,3051,5171,080811692914

Gender

 Male 27,747 52%
 Female 25,771 48%
Gender

Race

 White 38,186 71%
 Black Or African American 959 2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,015 2%
 Asian 1,000 2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 692 1%
 Other Race 9,176 17%
 Two Or More Races 2,490 5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1201,0001,4671,8171,8381,035620267
Renter1,2272,4631,8531,7751,313634384366
Total1,3473,4633,3203,5923,1511,6691,004633

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,691 37%
 Single Guardian 4,007 22%
 Singles 5,759 32%
 Singles With Roommate 1,722 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11,828 65%
 Households with Kids 6,351 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male462465427456419385405369358386381358349352382364369423594577
Female407414408397380380357333373380344314315355304384346475709580
Total8698798358537997657627027317667256726647076867487158981,3031,157

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97301 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 97301 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 97301 real estate data, the median home value of $150,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97301 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97301 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97301 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 48,339 90.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,263 4.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 41 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 446 0.8%
 Other Institutional 305 0.6%
 College Student Housing 1,409 2.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 715 1.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,190 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,974 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 10,015 51%
 Households Vacant 1,507 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 783 52%
 Rented & Unoccupied 38 3%
 For Sale Only 275 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 38 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 57 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 316 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 352 4%
 1 Bedroom 2,924 30%
 2 Bedroom 4,364 44%
 3+ Bedroom 2,252 23%
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 $37,006 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97301 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 97301 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 97301 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 13,010 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,010 30%
 No Earnings 16,888 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 13,010 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,010 30%
 No Earnings 16,888 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,728 81.8%
 Public transportation 459 2.2%
 Taxicab 59 0.3%
 Motorcycle 37 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,319 11.3%
 Worked at Home 847 4.1%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 4,155 23.2%
 High School Graduate 10,024 56.0%
 Associate's degree 1,139 6.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,846 10.3%
 Master's degree 492 2.7%
 Professional school degree 175 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 62 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 9,447 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 592 5.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,654 14.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97301

ZIP Code 97301 is in the Salem-Keizer School District 24j. There are 22 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97301.

Houck Middle School
1155 Connecticut
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Auburn Elementary School
4612 Auburn Rd NE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Bush Elementary School
410 14th St SE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Englewood Elementary School
1132 19th St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Grant Community School
725 Market St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Hoover Elementary School
1104 Savage Rd NE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Eyre Elementary School
4868 Buffalo Dr SE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Richmond Elementary School
466 Richmond Ave SE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Swegle Elementary School
4485 Market St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Parrish Middle School
802 Capitol St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Waldo Middle School
2805 Lansing Ave NE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
North Salem High School
765 14th St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Roberts High School
3620 State St SE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
St Vincent De Paul School
1015 Columbia St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Joseph School
373 Winter St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Salem Academy
942 Lancaster Dr NE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Little Village Learning Center
445 High St SE # 140
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Blanchet School
4373 Market St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Johns Lutheran School
1350 Court St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Mark Child Development Center
790 Marion St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Salem Christian Day School
1550 Market St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Salem Montessori School
2140 16th St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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