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ZIP Code 97498

Primary City:Yachats, OR (View All Cities)
County: Lincoln County
Timezone: Pacific (6:26am)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.32, -124.02
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97498

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97498. 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 97498. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97498, 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:
Yachats, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97498 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97498 is located in west Oregon and covers a slightly higher 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 97498 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97498 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,814
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,659
Median Home Value $348,600
Land Area 98.96 sq mi
Water Area 3.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 834
Median Household Income $40,231

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 57Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 59

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male221920137106292325334256881157868412025
Female9171747332219262852731181288964542645
Total3136371841395142516194129206243167132954670

Gender

 Male 947 52%
 Female 867 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,695 93.4%
 Black Or African American 22 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 2.3%
 Asian 12 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 15 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 26 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2823692231538123
Renter1027304857341531
Total1235531172801879654

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 347 42%
 Single Guardian 77 9%
 Singles 322 39%
 Singles With Roommate 88 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 753 90%
 Households with Kids 81 10%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3752364335423651437324949
Female22119113364412368151517
Total596312756611864882045476466

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97498 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 97498 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 97498 real estate data, the median home value of $348,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 97498. Rentals in 97498 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97498 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,570 87%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 244 13%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 311 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 271 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 252 15%
 Households Vacant 825 50%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 88 10.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 51 6.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 630 76.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 52 6.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 3%
 1 Bedroom 53 18%
 2 Bedroom 149 51%
 3+ Bedroom 83 28%
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 $40,231 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97498 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. 97498 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 97498 can expect to fall in that range. 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 376 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 605 33%
 No Earnings 861 47%
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 376 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 605 33%
 No Earnings 861 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 511 68%
 Public transportation 27 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 155 21%
 Worked at Home 63 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 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 95 13%
 High School Graduate 349 48%
 Associate's degree 76 10%
 Bachelor's degree 114 16%
 Master's degree 47 6%
 Professional school degree 29 4%
 Doctorate degree 19 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 119 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 44 26%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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