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ZIP Code 97131

Primary City:Nehalem, OR (View All Cities)
County: Tillamook County
Timezone: Pacific (10:51pm)
Area code: 503 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.7, -123.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97131

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97131. 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 97131. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97131, 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:
Nehalem, OR
Unacceptable:
Mohler, Neahkahnie

Stats and Demographics for the 97131 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97131 is located in northwest 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 97131 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 large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97131 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,498
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,886
Median Home Value $225,000
Land Area 107.79 sq mi
Water Area 1.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,153
Median Household Income $43,254

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 53Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 54


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55549104
5-96560125
10-145051101
15-195058108
20-24393776
25-295357110
30-346150111
35-396955124
40-446774141
45-496769136
50-5491101192
55-59118156274
60-64116125241
65-6999123222
70-747374147
75-795459113
80-845746103
85 Plus274370

Gender

 Male 1,211 48%
 Female 1,287 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,336 93.5%
 Black Or African American 1 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 1.2%
 Asian 26 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.2%
 Other Race 33 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 69 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2441115
25-34395089
35-449547142
45-5413939178
55-6426333296
65-7420520225
75-8413219151
85 Plus352257

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 587 51%
 Single Guardian 118 10%
 Singles 360 31%
 Singles With Roommate 88 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 953 83%
 Households with Kids 200 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
110515
2101121
3121325
4121022
5141125
6101424
7121224
891221
9201131
10131023
11111021
12121022
1381119
1461016
1591322
1661420
17121325
18161026
197815
2011920

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97131 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97131 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 97131 real estate data, the median home value of $225,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97131 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97131 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97131 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,498 100%
 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 525 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 387 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 241 13%
 Households Vacant 733 39%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 2.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.5%
 For Sale Only 32 4.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 632 86.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 6.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 53 18%
 2 Bedroom 142 49%
 3+ Bedroom 94 33%
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 $43,254 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97131 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 97131 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 760 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 623 29%
 No Earnings 778 36%
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 760 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 623 29%
 No Earnings 778 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,064 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 108 9%
 Worked at Home 26 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 177 18.7%
 High School Graduate 582 61.5%
 Associate's degree 45 4.8%
 Bachelor's degree 138 14.6%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 334 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 27 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 105 23%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97131

ZIP Code 97131 is in the Neah-Kah-Nie School District 56. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97131.

Nehalem Elementary School
36300 8th St
Nehalem, OR 97131
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Neah-Kah-Nie School District 56

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