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ZIP Code 97302

Primary City:Salem, OR (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: South Salem
County: Marion
Timezone: Pacific (1:36am)
Area code: 971 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.91, -123.05
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97302

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97302. 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 97302. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97302, 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 97302 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97302 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 97302 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 large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97302 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,131
Population Density 1,575 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,749
Median Home Value $217,700
Land Area 23.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,609
Median Household Income $53,114

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2051,1711,1481,3961,1511,1531,1371,0331,0831,1681,3061,3531,204776509444345338
Female1,1131,1001,1221,0761,1611,2681,1281,1321,1311,2641,4911,6101,292894654561566648
Total2,3182,2712,2702,4722,3122,4212,2652,1652,2142,4322,7972,9632,4961,6701,1631,005911986

Gender

 Male 17,920 48%
 Female 19,211 52%
Gender

Race

 White 32,439 87.4%
 Black Or African American 456 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 493 1.3%
 Asian 753 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 285 0.8%
 Other Race 1,292 3.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,413 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner547801,3111,9802,4991,444992387
Renter7431,5721,0381,033778362294342
Total7972,3522,3493,0133,2771,8061,286729

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,235 46%
 Single Guardian 2,382 15%
 Singles 4,815 31%
 Singles With Roommate 1,177 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,180 72%
 Households with Kids 4,429 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male209251267254217262224217251212225237240234283290290296237189
Female218247220221220240228211201202228210248234215229251199182203
Total427498487475437502452428452414453447488468498519541495419392

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97302 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 97302 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 97302 real estate data, the median home value of $217,700 is slightly higher than average 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 97302. Rentals in 97302 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97302 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,547 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 188 0.5%
 Nursing Facilities 176 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 220 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,770 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,677 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,162 37%
 Households Vacant 1,140 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 537 47.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 1.4%
 For Sale Only 295 25.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 2.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 6.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 184 16.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 254 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,755 26%
 2 Bedroom 2,979 45%
 3+ Bedroom 1,661 25%
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 $53,114 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97302 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 97302 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 11,462 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,277 27%
 No Earnings 10,378 34%
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 11,462 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,277 27%
 No Earnings 10,378 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,601 86.9%
 Public transportation 226 1.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,118 6.7%
 Worked at Home 853 5.1%
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 1,057 9%
 High School Graduate 5,570 45%
 Associate's degree 1,025 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,740 22%
 Master's degree 1,146 9%
 Professional school degree 656 5%
 Doctorate degree 196 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,825 75.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 776 10.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,092 14.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97302

ZIP Code 97302 is in the Salem-Keizer School District 24j. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97302.

Candalaria Elementary School
935 Hansen Ave South
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Wright Elementary School
4060 Lone Oak Rd SE
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Mckinley Elementary School
466 McGilchrist St SE
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Morningside Elementary School
3513 12th St SE
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Salem Heights Elementary School
3495 Liberty Rd South
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Schirle Elementary School
4875 Justice Way South
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Judson Middle School
4512 Jones Rd South
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Leslie Middle School
3850 Pringle Rd SE
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Howard Street Charter
710 Howard St SE
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Sprague High School
2373 Kuebler Blvd South
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
South Salem High School
1910 Church St SE
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Queen of Peace School
4227 Lone Oak Rd SE
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Buttercup Hill
4915a Sunnyside Rd SE
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran School
510 Idylwood Dr SE
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kindercare Learning Centers in
875 Promontory Pl SE
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Heritage School
2050 Strong Rd SE
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Abiqua School
4985 Battle Creek Rd SE Ste 107
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori Discovery
1055 Electric Ave SE
Salem, OR 97302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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