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ZIP Code 97737

Primary City:Gilchrist, OR (View All Cities)
County: Klamath County
Timezone: Pacific (11:13pm)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.4, -121.7
ZIP (~24 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97737

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97737. 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 97737. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97737, 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:
Gilchrist, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97737 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97737 is located in south 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 97737 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97737 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 496
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 340
Median Home Value $117,100
Land Area 25.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 239
Median Household Income $29,803

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 53Female Median Age: 57


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 517421
5-98715
10-1414620
15-1911819
20-2410919
25-2910616
30-346511
35-39101323
40-4414822
45-49181230
50-54272653
55-59302959
60-64172845
65-69243054
70-74221840
75-79131023
80-848816
85 Plus5510

Gender

 Male 264 53%
 Female 232 47%
Gender

Race

 White 477 96.2%
 Black Or African American 2 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.4%
 Asian 2 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 12 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24134
25-344913
35-4412820
45-54321749
55-64461561
65-7447855
75-8426329
85 Plus628

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 116 49%
 Single Guardian 22 9%
 Singles 76 32%
 Singles With Roommate 25 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 200 84%
 Households with Kids 39 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1213
2303
3606
4213
5011
6235
7112
8123
9404
10404
11404
12022
13639
14011
15145
16404
17123
18213
19314
20213

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97737 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97737 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 97737 real estate data, the median home value of $117,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 97737 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97737 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 496 100%
 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 101 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 73 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 65 19%
 Households Vacant 101 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 15 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 57%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 18 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 41 72%
 3+ Bedroom 16 28%
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 $29,803 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. 97737 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 97737 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. More commuters in 97737 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 125 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 52 15%
 No Earnings 179 50%
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 125 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 52 15%
 No Earnings 179 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 110 65%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 60 35%
 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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 41 23%
 High School Graduate 125 71%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 9 5%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

Schools in ZIP Code 97737

ZIP Code 97737 is in the Klamath County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97737.

Gilchrist Elementary School
201 Mountain View Dr
Gilchrist, OR 97737
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Klamath County School District
Gilchrist Junior/Senior High School
201 Mountain View Dr
Gilchrist, OR 97737
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Klamath County School District

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