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ZIP Code 97424

Primary City:Cottage Grove, OR (View All Cities)
Timezone: Pacific (2:14pm)
Coordinates:43.7, -123.0
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97424

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97424. 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 97424. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97424, 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:
Cottage Grove, OR
Acceptable:
Curtin, Saginaw
Unacceptable:
Walden

Stats and Demographics for the 97424 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97424 is located in west 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 97424 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 97424 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,594
Population Density 76 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,505
Median Home Value $187,400
Land Area 230.20 sq mi
Water Area 3.87 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,020
Median Household Income $38,318

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male526496583580456475472503497602674702622465345252217158
Female470506549559426459499501552640709703648493355305280315
Total9961,0021,1321,1398829349711,0041,0491,2421,3831,4051,270958700557497473

Gender

 Male 8,625 49%
 Female 8,969 51%
Gender

Race

 White 16,162 91.9%
 Black Or African American 49 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 204 1.2%
 Asian 187 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 349 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 628 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner383485749581,162842563206
Renter178482416435349188148133
Total2168309901,3931,5111,030711339

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,581 51%
 Single Guardian 1,171 17%
 Singles 1,795 26%
 Singles With Roommate 473 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,974 71%
 Households with Kids 2,046 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1051071051149011295100991279612411512113610911614079129
Female1029997988511197114991141141171031011161221171168879
Total207206202212175223192214198241210241218222252231233256167208

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97424 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 97424 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 97424 real estate data, the median home value of $187,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97424 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97424 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97424 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,500 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 3 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 47 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 44 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,090 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,601 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,329 31%
 Households Vacant 485 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 113 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Sale Only 98 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 75 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 171 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 139 6%
 1 Bedroom 505 20%
 2 Bedroom 934 37%
 3+ Bedroom 933 37%
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 $38,318 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97424 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. Most commuters in 97424 can expect to fall in that range. 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 3,696 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,971 29%
 No Earnings 6,058 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 3,696 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,971 29%
 No Earnings 6,058 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,475 86.0%
 Public transportation 18 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 461 7.2%
 Worked at Home 411 6.5%
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 833 14.3%
 High School Graduate 3,738 64.3%
 Associate's degree 421 7.2%
 Bachelor's degree 572 9.8%
 Master's degree 120 2.1%
 Professional school degree 96 1.7%
 Doctorate degree 34 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,535 79.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 228 7.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 408 12.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97424

ZIP Code 97424 is in the South Lane School District 45j3. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97424.

Academy for Character Education
195 North 6th St
Cottage Grove, OR 97424
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: South Lane School District 45j3
Bohemia Elementary School
721 South R St
Cottage Grove, OR 97424
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Lane School District 45j3
Harrison Elementary School
1000 South 10th
Cottage Grove, OR 97424
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Lane School District 45j3
Latham Elementary School
32112 Latham Rd
Cottage Grove, OR 97424
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Lane School District 45j3
London School
73288 London Rd
Cottage Grove, OR 97424
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Lane School District 45j3
Lincoln Middle School
1565 South 4th St
Cottage Grove, OR 97424
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: South Lane School District 45j3
Cottage Grove High School
1375 South River Rd
Cottage Grove, OR 97424
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Lane School District 45j3
Al Kennedy Alternative High School
1310 South 8th
Cottage Grove, OR 97424
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Lane School District 45j3
Oak Park Christian School
152 M St
Cottage Grove, OR 97424
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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