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ZIP Code 97834

Primary City:Halfway, OR (View All Cities)
County: Baker County
Timezone: Pacific (6:12pm)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.9, -117.2
ZIP (~27 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97834

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97834. 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 97834. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97834, 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:
Halfway, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97834 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97834 is located in northeast Oregon and covers a slightly higher 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 97834 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97834 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 986
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 697
Median Home Value $184,200
Land Area 208.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 481
Median Household Income $37,143

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 55Female Median Age: 56

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male142624252017191316313660584930211413
Female171522331816101419413767484640241419
Total31414658383329273572731271069570452832

Gender

 Male 486 49%
 Female 500 51%
Gender

Race

 White 953 96.7%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 1.2%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.2%
 Other Race 5 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner191656119964021
Renter121911292412115
Total132827851431085126

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 227 47%
 Single Guardian 50 10%
 Singles 168 35%
 Singles With Roommate 36 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 395 82%
 Households with Kids 86 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14516527632775844544
Female7324221734616510612414
Total87758731497881310181016958

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97834 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97834 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 97834 real estate data, the median home value of $184,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 97834. Rentals in 97834 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97834 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 986 100%
 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 154 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 204 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 123 18%
 Households Vacant 216 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 4%
 For Sale Only 7 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 156 72%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 5%
 2 Bedroom 80 64%
 3+ Bedroom 39 31%
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 $37,143 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97834 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 97834 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 97834 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. The commute in 97834 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 123 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 272 36%
 No Earnings 363 48%
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 123 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 272 36%
 No Earnings 363 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 225 73%
 Public transportation 7 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 47 15%
 Worked at Home 31 10%
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 37 11%
 High School Graduate 178 51%
 Associate's degree 18 5%
 Bachelor's degree 52 15%
 Master's degree 27 8%
 Professional school degree 27 8%
 Doctorate degree 8 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 51 46%
 Enrolled in Private School 44 39%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97834

ZIP Code 97834 is in the Pine Eagle School District 61. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97834.

Pine Eagle Charter School
375 North Main St
Halfway, OR 97834
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Pine Eagle School District 61

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