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ZIP Code 97210

Primary City:Portland, OR (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Forest Park|West
County: Multnomah County
Timezone: Pacific (2:52am)
Area code: 971 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.55, -122.73
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97210

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97210. 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 97210. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97210, 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:
Portland, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97210 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97210 is located in northwest Oregon and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 97210 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97210 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,887
Population Density 1,444 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,948
Median Home Value $581,600
Land Area 7.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.74 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,286
Median Household Income $66,807

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5188168356
5-9179186365
10-14164166330
15-19119144263
20-24402545947
25-297168981,614
30-346545641,218
35-39489430919
40-44429339768
45-49364317681
50-54348330678
55-59420381801
60-64400412812
65-69232209441
70-74111136247
75-797987166
80-845874132
85 Plus47102149

Gender

 Male 5,399 50%
 Female 5,488 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,732 89.4%
 Black Or African American 127 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 58 0.5%
 Asian 425 3.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.1%
 Other Race 153 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 376 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2413525538
25-342271,6051,832
35-444446761,120
45-54493413906
55-646823761,058
65-74377105482
75-8416761228
85 Plus8537122

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,648 26%
 Single Guardian 340 5%
 Singles 3,335 53%
 Singles With Roommate 963 15%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,567 89%
 Households with Kids 719 11%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1423173
2324072
3392968
4332255
5224365
6344680
7354075
8302656
9583189
10252752
11423173
12343367
13303161
14334477
15202949
16264066
17242448
18282351
19212849
20305787

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97210 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 97210 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 97210 real estate data, the median home value of $581,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 97210. Rentals in 97210 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97210 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,740 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 36 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 8 0.1%
 College Student Housing 68 0.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 35 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,854 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 634 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,798 55%
 Households Vacant 662 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 245 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 4%
 For Sale Only 133 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 152 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 88 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 621 17%
 1 Bedroom 1,786 49%
 2 Bedroom 920 25%
 3+ Bedroom 290 8%
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 $66,807 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97210 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. ZIP code 97210 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 97210 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 97210 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 4,740 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,522 34%
 No Earnings 2,104 20%
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 4,740 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,522 34%
 No Earnings 2,104 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,934 56%
 Public transportation 1,141 16%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,437 20%
 Worked at Home 572 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 97210 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 127 3%
 High School Graduate 900 21%
 Associate's degree 127 3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,422 33%
 Master's degree 728 17%
 Professional school degree 734 17%
 Doctorate degree 321 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 770 70%
 Enrolled in Private School 238 22%
 Not Enrolled in School 89 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97210

ZIP Code 97210 is in the Portland School District 1j. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97210.

Chapman Elementary School
1445 NW 26th Ave
Portland, OR 97210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portland School District 1j
Class Academy
2730 NW Vaughn
Portland, OR 97210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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