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ZIP Code 97918

Primary City:Vale, OR (View All Cities)
County: Malheur County
Timezone: Pacific (6:18pm)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.1, -117.3
ZIP (~24 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97918

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97918. 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 97918. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97918, 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:
Vale, OR
Unacceptable:
Willowcreek

Stats and Demographics for the 97918 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97918 is located in east Oregon and covers an extremely 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 97918 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97918 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,537
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,829
Median Home Value $143,000
Land Area 429.23 sq mi
Water Area 1.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,635
Median Household Income $36,728

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male16617616218213113014112912913715413114912598795047
Female168159166140114136113108125153153155120123100694673
Total33433532832224526625423725429030728626924819814896120

Gender

 Male 2,316 51%
 Female 2,221 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,037 89.0%
 Black Or African American 5 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 1.2%
 Asian 46 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.2%
 Other Race 281 6.2%
 Two Or More Races 108 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner119916623526122113237
Renter6299876853442634
Total7319825330331426515871

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 987 60%
 Single Guardian 223 14%
 Singles 358 22%
 Singles With Roommate 67 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,067 65%
 Households with Kids 568 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3434333033403841242733313833293548472322
Female3346302637392528303535283236373322242421
Total6780635670796369546268597069666870714743

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97918 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97918 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 97918 real estate data, the median home value of $143,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 97918. Rentals in 97918 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97918 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,423 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 85 1.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 24 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 734 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 428 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 473 26%
 Households Vacant 194 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 57 29.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 21 10.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 6.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 18.6%
 For Migrant Workers 7 3.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 60 30.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 2%
 1 Bedroom 53 9%
 2 Bedroom 225 40%
 3+ Bedroom 277 49%
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 $36,728 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97918 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 97918 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 1,101 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 937 28%
 No Earnings 1,356 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 1,101 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 937 28%
 No Earnings 1,356 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,441 81.8%
 Public transportation 4 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 163 9.3%
 Worked at Home 147 8.3%
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 207 14.4%
 High School Graduate 916 63.6%
 Associate's degree 85 5.9%
 Bachelor's degree 182 12.6%
 Master's degree 31 2.2%
 Professional school degree 3 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 16 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 976 89.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 47 4.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 64 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97918

ZIP Code 97918 is in the Vale School District 84. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97918.

Vale Elementary School
403 East St West
Vale, OR 97918
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vale School District 84
Willowcreek Elementary School
2300 9th Ave West
Vale, OR 97918
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vale School District 84
Vale High School
505 Viking Dr
Vale, OR 97918
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vale School District 84
Vale Middle School
403 East St West
Vale, OR 97918
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Vale School District 84

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