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ZIP Code 97437

Primary City:Elmira, OR (View All Cities)
County: Lane County
Timezone: Pacific (11:02pm)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.10, -123.38
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97437

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97437. 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 97437. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97437, 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:
Elmira, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97437 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97437 is located in west 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 97437 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97437 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,572
Population Density 116 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,035
Median Home Value $245,100
Land Area 22.15 sq mi
Water Area 1.86 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 991
Median Household Income $48,555

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3676778354426257791031071411408147531820
Female4759827545505470681021351621206361512725
Total8313515915899921161271472052423032601441081044545

Gender

 Male 1,276 50%
 Female 1,296 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,426 94.3%
 Black Or African American 5 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.7%
 Asian 13 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.2%
 Other Race 10 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 95 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner639871872971348524
Renter533252626674
Total11721122133231409228

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 624 63%
 Single Guardian 117 12%
 Singles 191 19%
 Singles With Roommate 59 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 739 75%
 Households with Kids 252 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male395131514171416151116161914232015115
Female981110710138211216151920121821141010
Total1217162322243022372727313539264141292115

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97437 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97437 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 97437 real estate data, the median home value of $245,100 is high 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 97437. Rentals in 97437 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 97437 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,564 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 586 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 273 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 132 13%
 Households Vacant 44 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 11 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 23 10%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 102 46%
 3+ Bedroom 99 44%
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 $48,555 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97437 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 97437 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 97437. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 516 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 653 31%
 No Earnings 909 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 516 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 653 31%
 No Earnings 909 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 778 86%
 Public transportation 22 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 104 12%
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 149 16%
 High School Graduate 505 56%
 Associate's degree 92 10%
 Bachelor's degree 106 12%
 Master's degree 36 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 20 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 308 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 41 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97437

ZIP Code 97437 is in the Fern Ridge School District 28j. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97437.

Elmira Elementary School
88960 Territorial Rd
Elmira, OR 97437
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fern Ridge School District 28j
Fern Ridge Middle School
88831 Territorial Rd
Elmira, OR 97437
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fern Ridge School District 28j
Elmira High School
24936 Fir Grove Ln
Elmira, OR 97437
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fern Ridge School District 28j
West Lane Technology Learning Center
24936 Fir Grove Ln
Elmira, OR 97437
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fern Ridge School District 28j

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