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ZIP Code 97603

Primary City:Klamath Falls, OR (View All Cities)
County: Klamath County
Timezone: Pacific (4:33am)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.2, -121.7
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97603

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97603. 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 97603. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97603, 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:
Klamath Falls, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97603 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97603 is located in south 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 97603 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97603 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,525
Population Density 95 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,962
Median Home Value $156,900
Land Area 310.84 sq mi
Water Area 5.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,960
Median Household Income $45,456

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
Male9429899721,0238288108338888919679601,001949721545455342237
Female9728779861,0058838238408509141,0171,0141,135949789667591444416
Total1,9141,8661,9582,0281,7111,6331,6731,7381,8051,9841,9742,1361,8981,5101,2121,046786653

Gender

 Male 14,353 49%
 Female 15,172 51%
Gender

Race

 White 25,704 87.1%
 Black Or African American 197 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 997 3.4%
 Asian 267 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 36 0.1%
 Other Race 1,170 4.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,154 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1187261,1501,5681,8321,4341,062356
Renter486864733584467281195104
Total6041,5901,8832,1522,2991,7151,257460

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,180 52%
 Single Guardian 1,964 16%
 Singles 3,094 26%
 Singles With Roommate 722 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,261 69%
 Households with Kids 3,699 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male200164194212175209197183225171213178206204220199196221187176
Female201195191193178189169161180183218181203201221214198195177168
Total401359385405353398366344405354431359409405441413394416364344

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97603 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 97603 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 97603 real estate data, the median home value of $156,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97603 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97603 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97603 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,258 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 77 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 20 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 155 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,355 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,891 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,714 29%
 Households Vacant 1,002 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 338 33.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 1.7%
 For Sale Only 209 20.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 52 5.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 103 10.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 282 28.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 94 3%
 1 Bedroom 472 13%
 2 Bedroom 1,843 50%
 3+ Bedroom 1,283 35%
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 $45,456 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97603 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 97603 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 7,534 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,401 27%
 No Earnings 9,363 40%
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 7,534 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,401 27%
 No Earnings 9,363 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,870 91.7%
 Public transportation 15 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 543 4.6%
 Worked at Home 426 3.6%
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 913 10%
 High School Graduate 5,782 61%
 Associate's degree 692 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,469 15%
 Master's degree 424 4%
 Professional school degree 174 2%
 Doctorate degree 98 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,586 76.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 624 10.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 764 12.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97603

ZIP Code 97603 is in the Klamath County School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97603.

Ferguson Elementary School
2901 Homedale Rd
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Klamath County School District
Henley Elementary School
8205 Hwy 39
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Klamath County School District
Peterson Elementary School
4856 Clinton Ave
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Klamath County School District
Shasta Elementary School
1951 Madison St
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Klamath County School District
Stearns Elementary School
3641 Crest St
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Klamath County School District
Brixner Junior High School
4727 Homedale Rd
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Klamath County School District
Henley Middle School
7925 Hwy 39
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Klamath County School District
Henley High School
8245 Hwy 39
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Klamath County School District
Mazama High School
3009 Summers Ln
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Klamath County School District
Falcon Heights Academy
5825 Climax Ave
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Klamath County School District
Link River High School
2858 Eberlein St
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Klamath Falls City School District
Hosanna Christian School
5000 Hosanna Way
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Tiny Hopefuls Daycare
2314 Homedale Rd
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Miss Muffett'S Learning Center
2802 Altamont Dr
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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