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ZIP Code 97836

Primary City:Heppner, OR (View All Cities)
County: Morrow County
Timezone: Pacific (12:13am)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.3, -119.5
ZIP (~29 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97836

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97836. 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 97836. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97836, 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:
Heppner, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97836 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97836 is located in north 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 97836 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97836 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,983
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,163
Median Home Value $142,000
Land Area 926.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 861
Median Household Income $38,107

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male525985902744435447539277835551473323
Female384751513735434955699089727358453135
Total90106136141647986103102122182166155128109926458

Gender

 Male 1,015 51%
 Female 968 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,861 93.8%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 1.0%
 Asian 6 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 44 2.2%
 Two Or More Races 50 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner428791191391247919
Renter2550413245272129
Total297812015118415110048

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 498 58%
 Single Guardian 83 10%
 Singles 240 28%
 Singles With Roommate 40 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 650 75%
 Households with Kids 211 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male129991515515916131522191422262084
Female9651112513710111066181212111244
Total211514202720182219272321283726343732128

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97836 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97836 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 97836 real estate data, the median home value of $142,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 97836. Rentals in 97836 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97836 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,979 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 4 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 318 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 273 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 270 23%
 Households Vacant 302 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 4.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 20 6.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 194 64.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 68 22.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 59 22%
 1 Bedroom 79 30%
 2 Bedroom 71 27%
 3+ Bedroom 55 21%
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 $38,107 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97836 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 97836 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 634 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 406 24%
 No Earnings 619 37%
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 634 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 406 24%
 No Earnings 619 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 768 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 82 9%
 Worked at Home 29 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 97 14.4%
 High School Graduate 464 69.0%
 Associate's degree 31 4.6%
 Bachelor's degree 57 8.5%
 Master's degree 20 3.0%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 372 97%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 10 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97836

ZIP Code 97836 is in the Morrow School District 1. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97836.

Heppner Elementary School
235 East Standsbury
Heppner, OR 97836
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morrow School District 1
Heppner Junior/Senior High School
710 NW Morgan St
Heppner, OR 97836
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Morrow School District 1

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