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ZIP Code 97857

Primary City:Lostine, OR (View All Cities)
County: Wallowa County
Timezone: Pacific (2:19pm)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.46, -117.40
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97857

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97857. 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 97857. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97857, 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:
Lostine, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97857 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97857 is located in northeast 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 97857 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 slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97857 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 457
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 250
Median Home Value $221,400
Land Area 269.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 199
Median Household Income $53,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1216109116612101519262512101269
Female1117131310761015171827231371257
Total233323222113122225323753482517241116

Gender

 Male 226 49%
 Female 231 51%
Gender

Race

 White 436 95.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 1.3%
 Asian 8 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 6 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1715255225178
Renter5510128261
Total61225376027239

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 116 58%
 Single Guardian 19 10%
 Singles 52 26%
 Singles With Roommate 12 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 153 77%
 Households with Kids 46 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male23022163441203241112
Female13133342521343422501
Total361554105962546663613

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97857 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97857 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 97857 real estate data, the median home value of $221,400 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 97857. Rentals in 97857 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97857 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 457 100%
 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 81 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 69 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 49 20%
 Households Vacant 51 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 71%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 1 2%
 2 Bedroom 5 11%
 3+ Bedroom 38 86%
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 $53,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97857 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 97857 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. Most commuters in 97857 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 192 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 141 31%
 No Earnings 129 28%
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 192 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 141 31%
 No Earnings 129 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 212 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 6%
 Worked at Home 32 12%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 97857 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 4 2%
 High School Graduate 121 64%
 Associate's degree 9 5%
 Bachelor's degree 25 13%
 Master's degree 21 11%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 8 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 98 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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