Official Zip Code NameKlamath Falls
Zip Code StateOregon
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code458 / 541
Current Population:29525
Racial Majority:White 80.91%
Public School Racial Majority:White 72.8%
Unemployment Rate:5.80%
Median Household Income$42305
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43045
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time16 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Primary County: Klamath
Elevation Range4091 - 5355 ft.
Area269 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.12582016, -121.66512299

Zip Code 97603 Description

Zip Code 97603 is located in the state of Oregon in the Medford - Klamath Falls metro area. Zip code 97603 is primarily located in Klamath County. The official US Postal Service name for 97603 is KLAMATH FALLS, Oregon. Portions of zip code 97603 are contained within or border the city limits of Altamont, OR, Klamath Falls, OR, and Merrill, OR. The area code for zip code 97603 is 541. 97603 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Oregon.

The current unemployment level in 97603 is 5.80% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 97603 increased to 29525 from 28552 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 97603 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 97603 public schools is White. 63.9% of students in 97603 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 24020 80.91% 24364 -1%
 Black Or African American 254 0.86% 177 +44%
 Hispanic 3372 11.36% 2912 +16%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 601 2.02% 861 -30%
 Asian 259 0.87% 266 -3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 52 0.18% 32 +63%
 Other Race 25 0% 25 -100%
 Two Or More Races 888 3.81% 888 +27%

Zip Code 97603 Race/Ethnicity

 White 72.8%
 Black Or African American 1%
 Hispanic 15.3%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5.4%
 Two or More Races 4.1%

Zip Code 97603 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2952528552
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households11960
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
63.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$42305
Income Under $50K Per Year57.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.40%
114 US Congressional DistrictOregon 2
RepresentativeGreg Walden
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$211952
Average Real Estate Sale Price$146073
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)5.80%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.49%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.75%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDsb - Humid Continental Climate - Dry Cool Su
Ecoregion 9g - Klamath/Goose Lake Basins
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesJune 1 - 10

Zip Code 97603 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20242730364348464032262033
Avg Max Temp (°F)40445057667584837664474060
Avg Precip (In.)1.741.321.28.82.87.72.35.55.55.811.731.612.34
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Klamath Falls, OR
CBSA Type97603
CBSA Population66425
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours