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ZIP Code 97844

Primary City:Irrigon, OR (View All Cities)
County: Morrow County
Timezone: Pacific (10:05pm)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.9, -119.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97844

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97844. 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 97844. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97844, 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:
Irrigon, OR

Stats and Demographics for the 97844 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97844 is located in north 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 97844 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97844 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,806
Population Density 92 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,393
Median Home Value $111,100
Land Area 41.50 sq mi
Water Area 7.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,310
Median Household Income $52,210

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 37


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5138147285
5-9155151306
10-14162166328
15-19134141275
20-249175166
25-2991108199
30-34115129244
35-39114127241
40-44112100212
45-49131115246
50-54135162297
55-59141152293
60-64140107247
65-698885173
70-746262124
75-79403878
80-84272249
85 Plus172643

Gender

 Male 1,893 50%
 Female 1,913 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,056 80.3%
 Black Or African American 27 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 58 1.5%
 Asian 17 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 538 14.1%
 Two Or More Races 107 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24152136
25-349488182
35-4415061211
45-5422059279
55-6427538313
65-7416515180
75-8476985
85 Plus21324

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 797 61%
 Single Guardian 220 17%
 Singles 223 17%
 Singles With Roommate 70 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 809 62%
 Households with Kids 501 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1262652
2282250
3353469
4253257
5302656
6233558
7292857
8313465
9422870
10403070
11354479
12252954
13293766
14332659
15282654
16242751
17293867
18243256
19291847
20241842

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97844 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97844 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 97844 real estate data, the median home value of $111,100 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 97844. Rentals in 97844 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97844 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,800 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 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 6 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 694 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 322 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 294 21%
 Households Vacant 83 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 25 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 31 11%
 2 Bedroom 113 42%
 3+ Bedroom 126 47%
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 $52,210 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 97844 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 97844 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 1,211 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 745 24%
 No Earnings 1,152 37%
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 1,211 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 745 24%
 No Earnings 1,152 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,439 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 74 5%
 Worked at Home 41 3%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 380 27.4%
 High School Graduate 773 55.8%
 Associate's degree 130 9.4%
 Bachelor's degree 100 7.2%
 Master's degree 3 0.2%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 651 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 41 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 80 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97844

ZIP Code 97844 is in the Morrow School District 1. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97844.

A C Houghton Elementary School
1105 North Main Ave
Irrigon, OR 97844
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morrow School District 1
Irrigon Elementary School
490 SE Wyoming
Irrigon, OR 97844
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Morrow School District 1
Irrigon Junior/Senior High School
315 East Wyoming Ave
Irrigon, OR 97844
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Morrow School District 1

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