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ZIP Code 97502

Primary City:Central Point, OR (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Pacific (11:23am)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.4, -122.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97502

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97502. 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 97502. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97502, 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:
Central Point, OR
Acceptable:
Medford

Stats and Demographics for the 97502 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97502 is located in southwest 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 97502 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is 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 97502 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,694
Population Density 292 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,316
Median Home Value $208,500
Land Area 94.73 sq mi
Water Area 1.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,605
Median Household Income $49,378

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8898301,0129816737787538498549501,025975869666580400258176
Female8598649269407317848528548669751,1011,009933765556477363321
Total1,7481,6941,9381,9211,4041,5621,6051,7031,7201,9252,1261,9841,8021,4311,136877621497

Gender

 Male 13,518 49%
 Female 14,176 51%
Gender

Race

 White 25,285 91.3%
 Black Or African American 87 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 308 1.1%
 Asian 245 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 84 0.3%
 Other Race 864 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 821 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner655981,0571,5781,6861,361845251
Renter25080566454941922116492
Total3151,4031,7212,1272,1051,5821,009343

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,960 56%
 Single Guardian 1,714 16%
 Singles 2,286 22%
 Singles With Roommate 645 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,079 67%
 Households with Kids 3,526 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male173198169193160155168172175206189185224208204230186198163140
Female154178183177167174166151206191176182186191202191208170169169
Total327376352370327329334323381397365367410399406421394368332309

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97502 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97502 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 97502 real estate data, the median home value of $208,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97502 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97502 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 97502 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,592 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 4 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 90 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,223 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,218 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,164 28%
 Households Vacant 711 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 237 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 176 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 40 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 80 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 172 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 61 2%
 1 Bedroom 525 15%
 2 Bedroom 1,321 39%
 3+ Bedroom 1,520 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 $49,378 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97502 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 97502 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 7,792 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,195 28%
 No Earnings 8,403 38%
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 7,792 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,195 28%
 No Earnings 8,403 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,615 89.8%
 Public transportation 103 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 50 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 384 3.2%
 Worked at Home 674 5.7%
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 1,132 12%
 High School Graduate 5,923 63%
 Associate's degree 684 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,037 11%
 Master's degree 582 6%
 Professional school degree 98 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,104 74.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 639 11.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 751 13.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97502

ZIP Code 97502 is in the Central Point School District 6. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97502.

Central Point Elementary School
450 South 4th St
Central Point, OR 97502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Point School District 6
Jewett Elementary School
1001 Manzanita St
Central Point, OR 97502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Point School District 6
Richardson Elementary School
200 West Pine St
Central Point, OR 97502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Point School District 6
Sams Valley Elementary School
14235 Table Rock Rd
Central Point, OR 97502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Point School District 6
Scenic Middle School
1955 Scenic Ave
Central Point, OR 97502
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Central Point School District 6
Madrone Trail Public Charter School
3070 Ross Ln
Central Point, OR 97502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Medford School District 549c
Crater Academy of Health and Public Services
655 North 3rd St
Central Point, OR 97502
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Central Point School District 6
Crater School of Business Innovation and Science
655 North 3rd St
Central Point, OR 97502
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Central Point School District 6
Crater Renaissance Academy
655 North 3rd St
Central Point, OR 97502
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Central Point School District 6
Noah'S Ark Early Learning Center
305 Oak St
Central Point, OR 97502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Sonshine Early Learning Center
500 N 10th St
Central Point, OR 97502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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