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ZIP Code 97540

Primary City:Talent, OR (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Pacific (6:10pm)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.2, -122.8
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97540

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97540. 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 97540. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97540, 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:
Talent, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97540 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97540 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 97540 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 large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97540 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,930
Population Density 190 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,653
Median Home Value $201,700
Land Area 41.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,416
Median Household Income $38,557

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2352382552352322292322182372402792762491971481008278
Female222232247263206227263255260281289342306213163138133130
Total457470502498438456495473497521568618555410311238215208

Gender

 Male 3,760 47%
 Female 4,170 53%
Gender

Race

 White 6,990 88.1%
 Black Or African American 55 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 92 1.2%
 Asian 66 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.2%
 Other Race 399 5.0%
 Two Or More Races 314 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner26142253395520363271114
Renter1243052552392051065444
Total150447508634725469325158

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,418 42%
 Single Guardian 580 17%
 Singles 1,059 31%
 Singles With Roommate 359 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,452 72%
 Households with Kids 964 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3744475137524257505453425254454759424247
Female2643564948484051455050405948645463433939
Total638710310085100821089510410382111102109101122858186

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97540 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97540 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 97540 real estate data, the median home value of $201,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97540 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97540 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 97540 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,875 99.3%
 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 55 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,266 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 818 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,332 36%
 Households Vacant 237 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 91 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 39 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 18%
 For Migrant Workers 5 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 0.3%
 1 Bedroom 246 17.9%
 2 Bedroom 555 40.4%
 3+ Bedroom 568 41.4%
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 $38,557 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97540 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 97540 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 97540 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 2,055 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,266 34%
 No Earnings 2,261 34%
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 2,055 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,266 34%
 No Earnings 2,261 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,018 83.9%
 Public transportation 87 2.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 23 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 95 2.6%
 Worked at Home 372 10.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 215 8%
 High School Graduate 1,411 52%
 Associate's degree 185 7%
 Bachelor's degree 574 21%
 Master's degree 247 9%
 Professional school degree 81 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,051 73.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 207 14.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 182 12.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97540

ZIP Code 97540 is in the Phoenix-Talent School District 4. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97540.

Talent Elementary School
307 West Wagner Ave
Talent, OR 97540
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Phoenix-Talent School District 4
Talent Middle School
102 Christian Ave
Talent, OR 97540
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Phoenix-Talent School District 4

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