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ZIP Code 97420

Primary City:Coos Bay, OR (View All Cities)
County: Coos County
Timezone: Pacific (1:48am)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.4, -124.1
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97420

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97420. 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 97420. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97420, 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:
Coos Bay, OR
Acceptable:
Charleston
Unacceptable:
Coos Head Naval Facility, Eastside

Stats and Demographics for the 97420 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97420 is located in southwest Oregon and covers a large 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 97420 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors 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 97420 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,473
Population Density 116 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,905
Median Home Value $172,700
Land Area 237.84 sq mi
Water Area 18.94 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,802
Median Household Income $34,755

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7907377029248568057297197699511,0681,047963812646464333272
Female7387266889068127837386877249571,1441,1211,028870657519423365
Total1,5281,4631,3901,8301,6681,5881,4671,4061,4931,9082,2122,1681,9911,6821,303983756637

Gender

 Male 13,587 49%
 Female 13,886 51%
Gender

Race

 White 24,067 87.6%
 Black Or African American 136 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 868 3.2%
 Asian 335 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 71 0.3%
 Other Race 653 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 1,343 4.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner774587301,4081,7921,5561,015337
Renter534961773781661380214125
Total6111,4191,5032,1892,4531,9361,229462

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,298 45%
 Single Guardian 1,884 16%
 Singles 3,625 31%
 Singles With Roommate 995 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,846 75%
 Households with Kids 2,956 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male148163155166174145136126156134140144156128154174167199230200
Female162169146136132157155135147122150139127150150161159198238168
Total310332301302306302291261303256290283283278304335326397468368

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97420 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97420 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 97420 real estate data, the median home value of $172,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97420 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97420 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97420 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,175 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 21 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 97 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 19 0.1%
 Military Quarters 10 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 151 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,207 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,166 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,429 34%
 Households Vacant 1,103 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 252 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Sale Only 193 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 44 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 273 25%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 326 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 211 5%
 1 Bedroom 666 15%
 2 Bedroom 2,027 45%
 3+ Bedroom 1,587 35%
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 $34,755 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97420 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 97420 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 6,233 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,795 27%
 No Earnings 9,539 44%
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 6,233 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,795 27%
 No Earnings 9,539 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,409 88.8%
 Public transportation 15 0.2%
 Taxicab 78 0.8%
 Motorcycle 13 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 407 4.3%
 Worked at Home 551 5.8%
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 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 1,293 14.4%
 High School Graduate 5,324 59.4%
 Associate's degree 751 8.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,043 11.6%
 Master's degree 301 3.4%
 Professional school degree 193 2.2%
 Doctorate degree 63 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,821 82.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 296 6.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 533 11.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97420

ZIP Code 97420 is in the Coos Bay School District 9. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97420.

Destinations Academy
755 South 7th St
Coos Bay, OR 97420
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Coos Bay School District 9
Resource Link Charter School
755 South 7th St
Coos Bay, OR 97420
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Coos Bay School District 9
Blossom Gulch Elementary School
333 South 10th
Coos Bay, OR 97420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Coos Bay School District 9
Madison Elementary School
400 Madison St
Coos Bay, OR 97420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Coos Bay School District 9
Millicoma School
260 Second Ave
Coos Bay, OR 97420
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Coos Bay School District 9
Sunset School
245 South Cammann
Coos Bay, OR 97420
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Coos Bay School District 9
Marshfield Senior High School
10th and Ingersoll
Coos Bay, OR 97420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Coos Bay School District 9
Gold Coast Christian School
2175 Newmark Ave
Coos Bay, OR 97420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Alternative Youth Activities
575 S Main St
Coos Bay, OR 97420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Christ Lutheran Church & School
1835 N 15th St
Coos Bay, OR 97420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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