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ZIP Code 97317

Primary City:Salem, OR (View All Cities)
County: Marion County
Timezone: Pacific (12:16am)
Area code: 971 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.9, -122.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97317

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97317. 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 97317. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97317, 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 97317 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97317 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 97317 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 less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97317 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,355
Population Density 443 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,142
Median Home Value $208,300
Land Area 54.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,714
Median Household Income $50,263

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7747478689291,0551,007927910852989874811699488359256180128
Female803804810960794687670661662711789788715524395301206222
Total1,5771,5511,6781,8891,8491,6941,5971,5711,5141,7001,6631,5991,4141,012754557386350

Gender

 Male 12,853 53%
 Female 11,502 47%
Gender

Race

 White 18,761 77%
 Black Or African American 456 2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 359 1%
 Asian 445 2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 276 1%
 Other Race 3,108 13%
 Two Or More Races 950 4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner424247311,0911,307899529218
Renter2516365394413121749129
Total2931,0601,2701,5321,6191,073620247

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,391 57%
 Single Guardian 1,254 16%
 Singles 1,586 21%
 Singles With Roommate 483 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,993 65%
 Households with Kids 2,721 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male150153162148150134144169150178178155171186158166176184245220
Female141161175162164140197143160179139175175142154153174219260195
Total291314337310314274341312310357317330346328312319350403505415

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97317 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97317 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 97317 real estate data, the median home value of $208,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97317 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97317 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97317 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,605 88.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,156 8.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 496 2.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 90 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,687 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,554 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,473 30%
 Households Vacant 428 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 150 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 3%
 For Sale Only 125 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 95 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 212 8.8%
 2 Bedroom 1,042 43.1%
 3+ Bedroom 1,151 47.6%
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 $50,263 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97317 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 97317 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,847 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,405 33%
 No Earnings 7,308 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 5,847 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,405 33%
 No Earnings 7,308 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,280 87.0%
 Public transportation 141 1.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 38 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 463 4.9%
 Worked at Home 594 6.2%
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 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 1,660 19.5%
 High School Graduate 4,604 54.0%
 Associate's degree 784 9.2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,045 12.3%
 Master's degree 280 3.3%
 Professional school degree 97 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 51 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,879 73.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 652 12.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 738 14.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97317

ZIP Code 97317 is in the Salem-Keizer School District 24j. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97317.

Four Corners Elementary School
500 Elma Ave SE
Salem, OR 97317
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Miller Elementary School
1650 46th Placese
Salem, OR 97317
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem-Keizer School District 24j
Livingstone Adventist Academy
5771 Fruitland Rd NE
Salem, OR 97317
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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