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ZIP Code 97741

Primary City:Madras, OR (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Pacific (7:58pm)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.6, -121.1
ZIP (~23 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97741

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97741. 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 97741. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97741, 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:
Madras, OR
Acceptable:
Metolius

Stats and Demographics for the 97741 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97741 is located in central 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 97741 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 97741 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,912
Population Density 34 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,862
Median Home Value $154,500
Land Area 350.64 sq mi
Water Area 2.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,259
Median Household Income $42,222

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4883924174353814044064284464904174573642612071179264
Female436400414390337326322350362395380362362244187146115118
Total924792831825718730728778808885797819726505394263207182

Gender

 Male 6,266 53%
 Female 5,646 47%
Gender

Race

 White 8,807 73.9%
 Black Or African American 117 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 683 5.7%
 Asian 74 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.2%
 Other Race 1,702 14.3%
 Two Or More Races 511 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4420537651965043324379
Renter1793773413362271078360
Total223582717855877540326139

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,183 51%
 Single Guardian 767 18%
 Singles 1,064 25%
 Singles With Roommate 245 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,765 65%
 Households with Kids 1,494 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male116951027480828577686786899481949481937364
Female8897829875728284879173958768807892736774
Total204192184172155154167161155158159184181149174172173166140138

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97741 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 97741 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 97741 real estate data, the median home value of $154,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97741 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97741 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97741 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,133 93.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 714 6.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 26 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 39 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,682 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 867 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,710 35%
 Households Vacant 603 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 262 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Sale Only 103 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 57 9%
 For Migrant Workers 7 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 147 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 42 2%
 1 Bedroom 180 10%
 2 Bedroom 800 43%
 3+ Bedroom 836 45%
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 $42,222 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97741 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 97741 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,036 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,392 26%
 No Earnings 3,760 41%
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 3,036 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,392 26%
 No Earnings 3,760 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,734 85.1%
 Public transportation 46 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 398 9.1%
 Worked at Home 198 4.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 741 18.0%
 High School Graduate 2,480 60.3%
 Associate's degree 172 4.2%
 Bachelor's degree 527 12.8%
 Master's degree 181 4.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 15 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,755 78.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 142 6.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 345 15.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97741

ZIP Code 97741 is in the Jefferson County School District 509j. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97741.

Madras Primary School
215 SE 10th St
Madras, OR 97741
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District 509j
Metolius Elementary School
420 Butte Ave SW
Madras, OR 97741
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District 509j
Jefferson County Middle School
1180 SE Kemper Way
Madras, OR 97741
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District 509j
Buff Intermediate School
375 SE Buff St
Madras, OR 97741
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District 509j
Madras High School
390 SE 10th St
Madras, OR 97741
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson County School District 509j

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