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ZIP Code 97873

Primary City:Seneca, OR (View All Cities)
County: Grant County
Timezone: Pacific (3:56pm)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.1, -119.2
ZIP (~31 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97873

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97873. 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 97873. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97873, 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:
Seneca, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97873 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97873 is located in east Oregon and covers a slightly less 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 97873 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97873 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 228
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 152
Median Home Value $66,700
Land Area 76.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 106
Median Household Income $26,563

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
Male8577526526136161041122
Female655463945109811761021
Total1410121111515971622142717102143

Gender

 Male 117 51%
 Female 111 49%
Gender

Race

 White 226 99.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner076172614172
Renter45410210
Total41210182616182

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 55 52%
 Single Guardian 14 13%
 Singles 31 29%
 Singles With Roommate 6 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 81 76%
 Households with Kids 25 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male31133001121112102311
Female20301211002210012101
Total51434212123322114412

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97873 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97873 were primarily built in the 1940s or the 2000s. Looking at 97873 real estate data, the median home value of $66,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 97873 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97873 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 228 100%
 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 35 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 54 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 17 11%
 Households Vacant 46 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 50%
 For Migrant Workers 5 11%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 4 80%
 3+ Bedroom 1 20%
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 $26,563 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 97873 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 97873 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 44 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 26 21%
 No Earnings 52 43%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 44 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 26 21%
 No Earnings 52 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 52 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 4%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. 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 8 14%
 High School Graduate 38 66%
 Associate's degree 7 12%
 Bachelor's degree 5 9%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 9 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 1 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97873

ZIP Code 97873 is in the John Day School District 3. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97873.

Seneca Elementary School
100 Park Ave
Seneca, OR 97873
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: John Day School District 3

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