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ZIP Code 97638

Primary City:Silver Lake, OR (View All Cities)
County: Lake County
Timezone: Pacific (2:25pm)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.3, -120.6
ZIP (~50 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97638

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97638. 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 97638. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97638, 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:
Silver Lake, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97638 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97638 is located in south Oregon and covers an extremely 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 97638 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97638 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 507
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 313
Median Home Value $151,600
Land Area 474.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 228
Median Household Income $24,938

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male131719271131015142318292219131333
Female51321168517131424232420811265
Total183040431982728284741534227241598

Gender

 Male 272 54%
 Female 235 46%
Gender

Race

 White 446 88.0%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 2.6%
 Asian 2 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 20 3.9%
 Two Or More Races 25 4.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3416274332186
Renter813211912411
Total111737465536197

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 123 54%
 Single Guardian 14 6%
 Singles 80 35%
 Singles With Roommate 11 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 172 75%
 Households with Kids 56 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11162622554433785610
Female11303113547352156403
Total2246573510911785813111013

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97638 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97638 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 97638 real estate data, the median home value of $151,600 is slightly less than average 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 97638. Rentals in 97638 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97638 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 507 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 55 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 94 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 79 25%
 Households Vacant 85 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 48 56%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 7%
 2 Bedroom 39 54%
 3+ Bedroom 28 39%
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 $24,938 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97638 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 97638 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 97638 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 97638 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 156 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 86 23%
 No Earnings 134 36%
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 156 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 86 23%
 No Earnings 134 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 153 72%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 12%
 Worked at Home 35 16%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 97638 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 112 65%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 29 17%
 Master's degree 31 18%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 119 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97638

ZIP Code 97638 is in the North Lake School District 14. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97638.

North Lake School
57566 Fort Rock Rd
Silver Lake, OR 97638
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: North Lake School District 14

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