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ZIP Code 97720

Primary City:Burns, OR (View All Cities)
County: Harney County
Timezone: Pacific (8:33am)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.6, -118.8
ZIP (~34 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97720

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97720. 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 97720. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97720, 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:
Burns, OR
Acceptable:
Lawen

Stats and Demographics for the 97720 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97720 is located in east 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 97720 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97720 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,530
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,316
Median Home Value $103,800
Land Area 1,034.10 sq mi
Water Area 76.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,986
Median Household Income $38,770

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
Male127127126187126101102114108158208197181159113824640
Female10612912013610312693116134167175199187122105945957
Total23325624632322922719523024232538339636828121817610597

Gender

 Male 2,302 51%
 Female 2,228 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,081 90.1%
 Black Or African American 12 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 205 4.5%
 Asian 26 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 44 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 161 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner237813928234526117157
Renter67125120116108513112
Total9020325939845331220269

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 995 50%
 Single Guardian 261 13%
 Singles 613 31%
 Singles With Roommate 117 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,500 76%
 Households with Kids 486 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2421322831272219282620203030373649353028
Female2523191826202530282527242321353224281715
Total4944514657474749565147445351726873634743

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97720 has a slightly less than average 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 97720 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 97720 real estate data, the median home value of $103,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97720 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97720 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97720 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,441 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 17 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 50 1.1%
 Nursing Facilities 14 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 714 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 642 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 630 27%
 Households Vacant 330 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 94 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 29 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 158 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 2%
 1 Bedroom 138 24%
 2 Bedroom 197 34%
 3+ Bedroom 229 40%
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 $38,770 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97720 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. A higher percentage of people in 97720 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 97720 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 1,113 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,094 30%
 No Earnings 1,380 38%
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 1,113 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,094 30%
 No Earnings 1,380 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,336 78.6%
 Public transportation 6 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 61 3.6%
 Worked at Home 297 17.5%
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 129 9%
 High School Graduate 875 59%
 Associate's degree 196 13%
 Bachelor's degree 171 12%
 Master's degree 85 6%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 15 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 528 96.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 3.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97720

ZIP Code 97720 is in the Ode Ycep School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97720.

Monroe School
1800 West Monroe
Burns, OR 97720
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Ode Ycep School District
Burns Alternative School
550 North Court Ave
Burns, OR 97720
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Harney County School District 3
Silvies River Charter School
550 North Court Ave
Burns, OR 97720
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Harney County School District 3
Henry L Slater Elementary School
800 North Fairview Ave
Burns, OR 97720
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harney County School District 3
Burns High School
1100 Oregon Ave
Burns, OR 97720
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harney County School District 3

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