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ZIP Code 97869

Primary City:Prairie City, OR (View All Cities)
County: Grant County
Timezone: Pacific (1:50pm)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.3, -118.5
ZIP (~27 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97869

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97869. 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 97869. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97869, 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:
Prairie City, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97869 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97869 is located in east 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 97869 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 97869 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,135
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 623
Median Home Value $124,500
Land Area 343.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 508
Median Household Income $32,061

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male172935372512232724404754513846271313
Female27333920917264625345358384038292124
Total44627457342949734974100112897884563437

Gender

 Male 558 49%
 Female 577 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,071 94.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 1.1%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.3%
 Other Race 4 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 40 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner015327195885115
Renter8243225222082
Total83964961171085917

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 289 57%
 Single Guardian 44 9%
 Singles 157 31%
 Singles With Roommate 18 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 391 77%
 Households with Kids 117 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1345336984118574812675
Female69164211610955119428330
Total712511751715181316131616810209105

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97869 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97869 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 97869 real estate data, the median home value of $124,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97869 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97869 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97869 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,102 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 33 3%
 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 195 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 172 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 141 23%
 Households Vacant 115 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 19 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 37%
 For Migrant Workers 4 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 6%
 2 Bedroom 56 27%
 3+ Bedroom 143 68%
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 $32,061 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97869 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 97869 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 97869 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. More commuters in 97869 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 277 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 369 34%
 No Earnings 425 40%
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 277 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 369 34%
 No Earnings 425 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 340 69%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 11 2%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 84 17%
 Worked at Home 57 12%
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 47 10%
 High School Graduate 285 62%
 Associate's degree 35 8%
 Bachelor's degree 39 9%
 Master's degree 47 10%
 Professional school degree 4 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 257 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97869

ZIP Code 97869 is in the Prairie City School District 4. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97869.

Prairie City School
740 Overholt St
Prairie City, OR 97869
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Prairie City School District 4

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