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ZIP Code 97532

Primary City:Merlin, OR (View All Cities)
County: Josephine County
Timezone: Pacific (1:56am)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.6, -123.6
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97532

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97532. 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 97532. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97532, 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:
Merlin, OR
Unacceptable:
Galice

Stats and Demographics for the 97532 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97532 is located in southwest 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 97532 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97532 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,378
Population Density 40 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,114
Median Home Value $274,500
Land Area 59.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,022
Median Household Income $42,313

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 53Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 53

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male365469684626495574889210313294108603625
Female254362603626515567939811414210776413829
Total619713112882521001101411811902172742011841017454

Gender

 Male 1,215 51%
 Female 1,163 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,214 93.1%
 Black Or African American 4 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 1.4%
 Asian 15 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.2%
 Other Race 21 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 86 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1238414423019810330
Renter83243483924105
Total95512719226922211335

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 611 60%
 Single Guardian 109 11%
 Singles 229 22%
 Singles With Roommate 73 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 823 81%
 Households with Kids 199 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male55710121110813161191023171213111513
Female55834611121014111314101215121297
Total1010151316172120233022222433292725232420

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97532 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97532 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 97532 real estate data, the median home value of $274,500 is 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 97532. Rentals in 97532 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97532 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,376 99.9%
 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 2 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 499 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 314 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 209 19%
 Households Vacant 92 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 46%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 39 18%
 2 Bedroom 67 30%
 3+ Bedroom 116 52%
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 $42,313 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97532 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. Most commuters in 97532 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 471 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 337 16%
 No Earnings 1,324 62%
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 471 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 337 16%
 No Earnings 1,324 62%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 605 94.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.3%
 Worked at Home 31 4.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 97532 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 32 3%
 High School Graduate 667 72%
 Associate's degree 81 9%
 Bachelor's degree 36 4%
 Master's degree 83 9%
 Professional school degree 24 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 226 76.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 44 14.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 8.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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