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ZIP Code 97303

Primary City:Salem, OR (View All Cities)
County: Marion County
Timezone: Pacific (6:31am)
Area code: 971 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.03, -123.01
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97303

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97303. 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 97303. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97303, 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
Acceptable:
Keizer

Stats and Demographics for the 97303 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97303 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 97303 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 slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97303 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 38,663
Population Density 1,550 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,221
Median Home Value $202,100
Land Area 24.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.65 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,446
Median Household Income $51,289

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4211,5561,6091,3761,0621,2681,3361,2371,1181,2501,2091,064978680501376273273
Female1,3431,4311,4441,4211,1361,3101,3391,3411,2881,3381,3161,2301,133827597563454565
Total2,7642,9873,0532,7972,1982,5782,6752,5782,4062,5882,5252,2942,1111,5071,098939727838

Gender

 Male 18,587 48%
 Female 20,076 52%
Gender

Race

 White 31,767 82.2%
 Black Or African American 307 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 530 1.4%
 Asian 630 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 235 0.6%
 Other Race 3,598 9.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,596 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner668641,5371,9361,9241,280872288
Renter5551,5571,150919636305261296
Total6212,4212,6872,8552,5601,5851,133584

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,380 51%
 Single Guardian 2,687 19%
 Singles 3,459 24%
 Singles With Roommate 920 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,061 63%
 Households with Kids 5,385 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male272298280310329303290340294320317323309340296300287265228223
Female267274312245291269286285300263288293318282296305320261239239
Total539572592555620572576625594583605616627622592605607526467462

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97303 has a small 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 97303 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 97303 real estate data, the median home value of $202,100 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 97303. Rentals in 97303 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97303 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 38,299 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 190 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 174 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,635 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,132 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,679 37%
 Households Vacant 775 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 388 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Sale Only 161 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 51 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 143 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 159 3%
 1 Bedroom 881 15%
 2 Bedroom 3,165 55%
 3+ Bedroom 1,508 26%
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 $51,289 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97303 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 97303 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 11,336 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,353 28%
 No Earnings 9,922 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 11,336 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,353 28%
 No Earnings 9,922 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,266 90.3%
 Public transportation 311 1.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 95 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 565 3.3%
 Worked at Home 669 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 1,824 16%
 High School Graduate 5,848 50%
 Associate's degree 986 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,937 17%
 Master's degree 691 6%
 Professional school degree 204 2%
 Doctorate degree 98 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,731 77.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 750 8.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,160 13.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97303

ZIP Code 97303 is in the Oregon Department of Education School District. There are 20 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97303.

Oregon School for the Deaf
999a Locust St NE
Salem, OR 97303
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Oregon Department of Education School District
Bennett Pearson Academy Charter School
1687 Summer St NE
Salem, OR 97303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oregon Department of Education School District
Clear Lake Elementary School
7425 Meadowglen North
Keizer, OR 97303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Cummings Elementary School
613 Cummings Ln North
Keizer, OR 97303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Highland Elementary School
530 Highland Ave NE
Salem, OR 97303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Gubser Elementary School
6610 14th Ave NE
Keizer, OR 97303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Kennedy Elementary School
4912 Noren Ave NE
Keizer, OR 97303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Keizer Elementary School
5600 McClure St North
Keizer, OR 97303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Washington Elementary School
3165 Lansing Ave NE
Salem, OR 97303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Whiteaker Middle School
1605 Lockhaven Dr NE
Keizer, OR 97303
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Claggett Creek Middle School
1810 Alder Dr NE
Keizer, OR 97303
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Weddle Elementary School
1825 Alder Dr NE
Keizer, OR 97303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Hallman Elementary School
4000 Deerhaven Dr NE
Salem, OR 97303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Jane Goodall Environmental Middle Charter School
999b Locust St NE
Salem, OR 97303
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Optimum Learning Environment Charter School
7905 June Reid Placene
Keizer, OR 97303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Forest Ridge Elementary School
7905 June Reid Placene
Keizer, OR 97303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Mcnary High School
595 Chemawa Rd North
Keizer, OR 97303
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
San Joaquin Memorial High School
1406 N Fresno St
Fresno, CA 97303
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Lollipop Tree Learning Center
982 Shangri La Ave NE
Salem, OR 97303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Salem Child Development Center
1550 Fairgrounds Rd NE
Salem, OR 97303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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