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ZIP Code 97870

Primary City:Richland, OR (View All Cities)
County: Baker County
Timezone: Pacific (7:41am)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.7, -117.2
ZIP (~20 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97870

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97870. 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 97870. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97870, 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:
Richland, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97870 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97870 is located in east 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 97870 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97870 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 573
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 387
Median Home Value $171,100
Land Area 130.79 sq mi
Water Area 4.48 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 285
Median Household Income $27,228

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 59Male Median Age: 59Female Median Age: 58

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male81012105876918194238332621156
Female99711386617162936342126151611
Total17191921816131226344878725452363117

Gender

 Male 293 51%
 Female 280 49%
Gender

Race

 White 554 96.7%
 Black Or African American 4 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.5%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 12 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner176306259389
Renter28121519935
Total315184581684114

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 168 59%
 Single Guardian 8 3%
 Singles 91 32%
 Singles With Roommate 18 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 250 88%
 Households with Kids 35 12%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male31111304224312522010
Female31112131202203104240
Total62223435426515626250

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97870 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97870 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 97870 real estate data, the median home value of $171,100 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 97870. Rentals in 97870 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97870 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 562 98%
 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 11 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 76 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 136 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 73 19%
 Households Vacant 102 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 10 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 64 63%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 20 21%
 2 Bedroom 42 45%
 3+ Bedroom 32 34%
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 $27,228 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97870 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 97870 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 97870 can expect to fall in that range. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 64 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 86 21%
 No Earnings 257 63%
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 64 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 86 21%
 No Earnings 257 63%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 96 76%
 Public transportation 3 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 8%
 Worked at Home 18 14%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 15 7%
 High School Graduate 154 74%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 21 10%
 Master's degree 7 3%
 Professional school degree 12 6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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