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ZIP Code 97527

Primary City:Grants Pass, OR (View All Cities)
County: Josephine County
Timezone: Pacific (8:40am)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.4, -123.4
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97527

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97527. 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 97527. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97527, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 97527 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97527 is located in southwest 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 97527 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97527 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,713
Population Density 142 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,365
Median Home Value $222,900
Land Area 237.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.95 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,102
Median Household Income $40,129

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8929379961,0387897628268269051,0821,1831,1491,2501,096864702509430
Female9008931,0049767927758368349631,1441,3111,4081,3571,223935758622746
Total1,7921,8302,0002,0141,5811,5371,6621,6601,8682,2262,4942,5572,6072,3191,7991,4601,1311,176

Gender

 Male 16,236 48%
 Female 17,477 52%
Gender

Race

 White 31,351 93.0%
 Black Or African American 108 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 424 1.3%
 Asian 227 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 53 0.2%
 Other Race 532 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,018 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner735029791,6502,2622,0991,406504
Renter356859795843656407358353
Total4291,3611,7742,4932,9182,5061,764857

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,206 51%
 Single Guardian 2,179 15%
 Singles 3,823 27%
 Singles With Roommate 894 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,388 74%
 Households with Kids 3,714 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male181181203159192186195170194237172195214178200238223207170175
Female175189172189196181173156187202194207203198193193243200147163
Total356370375348388367368326381439366402417376393431466407317338

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97527 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 97527 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 97527 real estate data, the median home value of $222,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97527 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97527 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97527 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,511 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 18 0.1%
 Other Institutional 8 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 171 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,872 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,603 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,627 30%
 Households Vacant 1,263 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 364 28.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 1.9%
 For Sale Only 235 18.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 3.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 213 16.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 378 29.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 444 10%
 1 Bedroom 712 16%
 2 Bedroom 1,356 31%
 3+ Bedroom 1,916 43%
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 $40,129 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97527 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. More commuters in 97527 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 7,739 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,598 24%
 No Earnings 13,276 48%
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 7,739 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,598 24%
 No Earnings 13,276 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,570 90.6%
 Public transportation 12 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 95 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 273 2.3%
 Worked at Home 714 6.1%
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 1,576 13%
 High School Graduate 6,792 58%
 Associate's degree 1,340 11%
 Bachelor's degree 1,022 9%
 Master's degree 676 6%
 Professional school degree 159 1%
 Doctorate degree 111 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,489 81.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 468 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 567 10.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97527

ZIP Code 97527 is in the Grants Pass School District 7. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97527.

Allen Dale Elementary School
2320 Williams Hwy
Grants Pass, OR 97527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grants Pass School District 7
Redwood Elementary School
3163 Leonard Rd
Grants Pass, OR 97527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grants Pass School District 7
South Middle School
350 West Harbeck Rd
Grants Pass, OR 97527
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Grants Pass School District 7
Fruitdale Elementary School
1560 Bill Baker Way
Grants Pass, OR 97527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Three Rivers/Josephine County School District
Jerome Prairie Elementary School
2555 Walnut Ave
Grants Pass, OR 97527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Three Rivers/Josephine County School District
Lincoln Savage Middle School
8551 New Hope Rd
Grants Pass, OR 97527
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Three Rivers/Josephine County School District
Madrona Elementary School
520 Detrick Dr
Grants Pass, OR 97527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Three Rivers/Josephine County School District
Woodland Charter School
8550 New Hope Rd
Grants Pass, OR 97527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Three Rivers/Josephine County School District
Hidden Valley High School
651 Murphy Creek Rd
Grants Pass, OR 97527
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Three Rivers/Josephine County School District
New Hope Christian Schools
5961 New Hope Rd
Grants Pass, OR 97527
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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