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ZIP Code 97820

Primary City:Canyon City, OR (View All Cities)
County: Grant County
Timezone: Pacific (12:28pm)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.3, -118.9
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97820

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97820. 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 97820. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97820, 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:
Canyon City, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97820 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97820 is located in east Oregon and covers a 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 97820 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97820 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,095
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 598
Median Home Value $134,600
Land Area 338.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 487
Median Household Income $39,219

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 49


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5193756
5-9193453
10-14263864
15-19302757
20-24181533
25-29303060
30-34232548
35-39263258
40-44322658
45-49412970
50-54286189
55-595751108
60-645053103
65-69453883
70-74312152
75-79202343
80-84142135
85 Plus111425

Gender

 Male 520 47%
 Female 575 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,040 95.0%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 1.9%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 18 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24279
25-34183856
35-44422365
45-54661581
55-649922121
65-74761086
75-8443649
85 Plus14620

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 284 58%
 Single Guardian 44 9%
 Singles 139 29%
 Singles With Roommate 20 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 380 78%
 Households with Kids 107 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
11910
2448
37916
43710
58715
6167
74812
8235
941014
106915
1141317
124711
135712
14729
158816
16527
176511
186915
19538
20235

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97820 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97820 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 97820 real estate data, the median home value of $134,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 97820. Rentals in 97820 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97820 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,081 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 9 0.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 211 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 149 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 127 21%
 Households Vacant 111 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 7 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 56%
 For Migrant Workers 5 5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 19%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 7 10%
 3+ Bedroom 50 71%
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 $39,219 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97820 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. 97820 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 97820 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 215 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 251 35%
 No Earnings 245 34%
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 215 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 251 35%
 No Earnings 245 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 227 62%
 Public transportation 18 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 87 24%
 Worked at Home 33 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 59 16%
 High School Graduate 219 60%
 Associate's degree 17 5%
 Bachelor's degree 54 15%
 Master's degree 8 2%
 Professional school degree 8 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 45 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 15%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97820

ZIP Code 97820 is in the John Day School District 3. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97820.

Humbolt Elementary School
329 North Humbolt St
Canyon City, OR 97820
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: John Day School District 3

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