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ZIP Code 97856

Primary City:Long Creek, OR (View All Cities)
County: Grant County
Timezone: Pacific (11:58am)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.7, -119.1
ZIP (~24 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97856

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97856. 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 97856. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97856, 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:
Long Creek, OR
Acceptable:
Fox, Ritter

Stats and Demographics for the 97856 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97856 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 97856 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 97856 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 366
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 290
Median Home Value $158,300
Land Area 431.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 164
Median Household Income $28,125

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male51281358694141718191511593
Female9411161146710131518211211854
Total14161929161212161427323640272213147

Gender

 Male 181 49%
 Female 185 51%
Gender

Race

 White 342 93.4%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 1.9%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 16 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner017273332145
Renter48799332
Total4914364235177

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 87 53%
 Single Guardian 14 9%
 Singles 55 34%
 Singles With Roommate 8 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 128 78%
 Households with Kids 36 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00404134002222343304
Female52013010003224254232
Total52417144005446597536

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97856 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 97856 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 97856 real estate data, the median home value of $158,300 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 97856. Rentals in 97856 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97856 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 366 100%
 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 45 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 74 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 45 16%
 Households Vacant 126 43%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 0.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 4 3.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 81 64.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 28.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 25%
 2 Bedroom 12 30%
 3+ Bedroom 18 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 $28,125 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97856 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 97856 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 97856 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 97856 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 97 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 94 26%
 No Earnings 166 46%
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 97 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 94 26%
 No Earnings 166 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 75 58%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 12%
 Worked at Home 40 31%
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 26 17%
 High School Graduate 92 60%
 Associate's degree 20 13%
 Bachelor's degree 14 9%
 Master's degree 2 1%
 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 54 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97856

ZIP Code 97856 is in the Long Creek School District 17. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97856.

Long Creek School
375 East Main
Long Creek, OR 97856
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Long Creek School District 17

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