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ZIP Code 97526

Primary City:Grants Pass, OR (View All Cities)
County: Josephine County
Timezone: Pacific (5:50am)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.5, -123.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97526

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97526. 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 97526. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97526, 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:
Grants Pass, OR
Unacceptable:
Hugo

Stats and Demographics for the 97526 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97526 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 97526 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97526 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,205
Population Density 243 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,422
Median Home Value $223,900
Land Area 140.91 sq mi
Water Area 0.68 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,178
Median Household Income $36,465

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9279811,0851,2978678898418388871,0861,2121,2351,2041,025739571445410
Female8599441,0691,0178508688508539221,1741,3591,3451,4461,111852739629779
Total1,7861,9252,1542,3141,7171,7571,6911,6911,8092,2602,5712,5802,6502,1361,5911,3101,0741,189

Gender

 Male 16,539 48%
 Female 17,666 52%
Gender

Race

 White 31,459 92.0%
 Black Or African American 171 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 436 1.3%
 Asian 356 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 72 0.2%
 Other Race 583 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 1,128 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner704668781,6052,2391,8711,286516
Renter4951,0488851,001778434348258
Total5651,5141,7632,6063,0172,3051,634774

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,699 47%
 Single Guardian 2,338 16%
 Singles 4,212 30%
 Singles With Roommate 929 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,489 74%
 Households with Kids 3,689 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male226173165195188206201195191206219205212243262282280271202180
Female168175179181173188181194208201234205206223227196209194191170
Total394348344376361394382389399407453410418466489478489465393350

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97526 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97526 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 97526 real estate data, the median home value of $223,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97526 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97526 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97526 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,865 96.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 140 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 152 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 340 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 708 2.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,557 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,374 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,247 34%
 Households Vacant 1,244 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 371 29.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1.2%
 For Sale Only 252 20.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 50 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 208 16.7%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 346 27.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 254 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,274 23%
 2 Bedroom 2,579 46%
 3+ Bedroom 1,540 27%
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 $36,465 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97526 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 97526 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 7,344 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,455 26%
 No Earnings 14,224 49%
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 7,344 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,455 26%
 No Earnings 14,224 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,867 89.6%
 Public transportation 41 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 44 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 560 4.6%
 Worked at Home 621 5.1%
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 1,319 11.4%
 High School Graduate 6,888 59.7%
 Associate's degree 1,100 9.5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,248 10.8%
 Master's degree 690 6.0%
 Professional school degree 227 2.0%
 Doctorate degree 64 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,038 82.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 491 8.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 612 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97526

ZIP Code 97526 is in the Ode Ycep School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97526.

Newbridge High School
2001 NE Spaulding
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Ode Ycep School District
Highland Elementary School
1845 NW Highland Ave
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grants Pass School District 7
Lincoln Elementary School
1132 NE 10th St
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grants Pass School District 7
North Middle School
1725 NW Highland Ave
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Grants Pass School District 7
Riverside Elementary School
1200 SE Harvey Dr
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grants Pass School District 7
Parkside Elementary
735 SW Wagner Meadows Dr
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grants Pass School District 7
Fleming Middle School
6001 Monument Dr
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Three Rivers/Josephine County School District
Ft Vannoy Elementary School
5250 Upper River Rd
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Three Rivers/Josephine County School District
Manzanita Elementary School
310 San Francisco St
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Three Rivers/Josephine County School District
Grants Pass High School
830 NE 9th St
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Grants Pass School District 7
North Valley High School
6741 Monument Dr
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Three Rivers/Josephine County School District
Grants Pass Seventh-Day Adventist School
2250 NW Heidi Ln
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Vineyard Christian School
275 Potts Way
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Inn Sight Alternative Education - East Campus
618 SE J St
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Brighton Academy
1121 NE 7th St
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Anne Catholic School
1131 NE 10th St
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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