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ZIP Code 97640

Post Office City:Summer Lake, OR (View All Cities)
County: Lake County
Timezone: Pacific (5:41am)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.9, -121.0
ZIP (~26 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97640

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 97640. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 97640 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Summer Lake, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97640 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97640 is located in southern 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 97640 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97640 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 99
Population Density 0 people per sq mi
Housing Units 120
Median Home Value $111,300
Land Area 498.39 sq mi
Water Area 50.85 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 56
Median Household Income $18,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 55

Under 5000
85 Plus022


 Male 51 52%
 Female 48 48%


 White 91 92%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 2%
 Asian 2 2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 4 4%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus202

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 28 50%
 Single Guardian 3 5%
 Singles 21 38%
 Singles With Roommate 4 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 52 93%
 Households with Kids 4 7%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97640 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 97640 were primarily built in the 2000s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 97640 real estate data, the median home value of $111,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97640 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97640 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97640 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 99 100%
 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 9 8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 24 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 23 19%
 Households Vacant 64 53%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 47 73%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 24 86%
 3+ Bedroom 4 14%
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 $18,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97640 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. 97640 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. A higher percentage of people in 97640 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 97640. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 6 8%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13 18%
 No Earnings 53 74%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6 8%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13 18%
 No Earnings 53 74%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2 33%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 33%
 Worked at Home 2 33%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 97640 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 51 71%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 19 26%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 2 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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