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ZIP Code 97827

Primary City:Elgin, OR (View All Cities)
Timezone: Pacific (1:48pm)
Coordinates:45.6, -117.9
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97827

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97827. 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 97827. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97827, 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:
Elgin, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97827 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97827 is located in northeast Oregon and covers a slightly higher 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 97827 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97827 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,628
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,299
Median Home Value $135,200
Land Area 205.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,113
Median Household Income $45,217

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 48


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57167138
5-98976165
10-147762139
15-1910775182
20-24334073
25-295764121
30-346658124
35-395057107
40-448771158
45-4988112200
50-5497106203
55-59149102251
60-64106116222
65-6991111202
70-747358131
75-79504898
80-84403979
85 Plus171835

Gender

 Male 1,348 51%
 Female 1,280 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,516 95.7%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 1.0%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.4%
 Other Race 26 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 42 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2462228
25-345960119
35-448851139
45-5416057217
55-6421856274
65-7416825193
75-8410216118
85 Plus22325

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 646 58%
 Single Guardian 143 13%
 Singles 274 25%
 Singles With Roommate 50 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 808 73%
 Households with Kids 305 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
123427
2161733
3111324
492029
5121527
6211637
7141832
8211435
9211334
10161127
11161127
12161834
13111425
1418826
15321547
16192140
17241741
18211435
1911819
209817

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97827 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97827 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 97827 real estate data, the median home value of $135,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97827 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97827 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97827 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,628 100%
 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 468 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 355 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 290 22%
 Households Vacant 186 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 24 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 93 50%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 16 5%
 1 Bedroom 45 15%
 2 Bedroom 105 36%
 3+ Bedroom 126 43%
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 $45,217 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97827 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 97827 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 549 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 516 28%
 No Earnings 791 43%
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 549 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 516 28%
 No Earnings 791 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 739 91%
 Public transportation 11 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 1%
 Worked at Home 51 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 77 10%
 High School Graduate 627 82%
 Associate's degree 22 3%
 Bachelor's degree 19 2%
 Master's degree 19 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 385 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 47 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 49 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97827

ZIP Code 97827 is in the Elgin School District 23. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97827.

Stella Mayfield Elementary School
1111 Division St
Elgin, OR 97827
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elgin School District 23
Elgin High School
1400 Birch
Elgin, OR 97827
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Elgin School District 23

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