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ZIP Code 97885

Primary City:Wallowa, OR (View All Cities)
Timezone: Pacific (9:54pm)
Coordinates:45.5, -117.5
ZIP (~35 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97885

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97885. 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 97885. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97885, 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:
Wallowa, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97885 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97885 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 97885 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 97885 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,383
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 700
Median Home Value $159,500
Land Area 301.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 591
Median Household Income $37,600

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male423843402031352430426470515038282214
Female365437311829342938646261465040321723
Total7892807138606953681061261319710078603937

Gender

 Male 682 49%
 Female 701 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,329 96.1%
 Black Or African American 5 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 12 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 32 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2313386118885024
Renter123223321623165
Total1463561181341116629

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 328 55%
 Single Guardian 64 11%
 Singles 170 29%
 Singles With Roommate 29 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 440 74%
 Households with Kids 151 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male68910876611101068928131255
Female6681011912715138367478844
Total121417201916181326231891416615212099

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97885 has a slightly less 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 97885 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 97885 real estate data, the median home value of $159,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97885 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97885 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97885 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,365 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 16 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 219 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 213 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 159 23%
 Households Vacant 109 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 11 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 46%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 18 14%
 2 Bedroom 78 60%
 3+ Bedroom 33 26%
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 $37,600 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97885 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 97885 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 97885 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 342 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 338 31%
 No Earnings 398 37%
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 342 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 338 31%
 No Earnings 398 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 469 79.6%
 Public transportation 4 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 2.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 66 11.2%
 Worked at Home 38 6.5%
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 40 8%
 High School Graduate 301 62%
 Associate's degree 72 15%
 Bachelor's degree 43 9%
 Master's degree 18 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 15 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 215 90.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 22 9.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97885

ZIP Code 97885 is in the Wallowa School District 12. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97885.

Wallowa Elementary School
315 First St
Wallowa, OR 97885
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wallowa School District 12
Wallowa High School
315 First St
Wallowa, OR 97885
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wallowa School District 12

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