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ZIP Code 97531

Primary City:Kerby, OR (View All Cities)
County: Josephine County
Timezone: Pacific (3:36pm)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.22, -123.62
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97531

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97531. 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 97531. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97531, 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:
Kerby, OR
Acceptable:
Cave Junction

Stats and Demographics for the 97531 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97531 is located in southwest 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 97531 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97531 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 522
Population Density 205 people per sq mi
Housing Units 238
Median Home Value $177,500
Land Area 2.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 205
Median Household Income $32,596

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5161329
5-9221335
10-1491928
15-19181432
20-24171734
25-29141125
30-349716
35-39121123
40-44131730
45-49212546
50-54271744
55-59282351
60-64231336
65-69122032
70-7491221
75-7910717
80-847815
85 Plus358

Gender

 Male 270 52%
 Female 252 48%
Gender

Race

 White 458 87.7%
 Black Or African American 4 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 2.7%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.2%
 Other Race 3 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 41 7.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24145
25-3451116
35-44101525
45-54262652
55-64351045
65-7429433
75-8424024
85 Plus415

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 90 44%
 Single Guardian 36 18%
 Singles 66 32%
 Singles With Roommate 13 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 151 74%
 Households with Kids 54 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1246
2729
3033
4415
5358
6505
7628
8325
9549
10044
11235
12538
13213
14088
15448
16437
17213
18538
19336
20448

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97531 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97531 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 97531 real estate data, the median home value of $177,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 97531 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97531 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 494 95%
 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 28 5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 59 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 75 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 71 30%
 Households Vacant 33 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 18 100%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $32,596 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 97531 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. Most commuters in 97531 can expect to fall in that range. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 43 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 27 13%
 No Earnings 142 67%
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 43 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 27 13%
 No Earnings 142 67%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 70 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 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 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 30 30%
 High School Graduate 46 46%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 15 15%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 9 9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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