Zip Code 97050 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRufus
Zip Code StateOregon
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sherman
Area Code458 / 541
Current Population:272
Racial Majority: 76.23%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$34223
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time15 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.69031600, -120.74014300

Zip Code 97050 Description

Zip Code 97050 is located in the state of Oregon in the Portland metro area. Zip code 97050 is primarily located in Sherman County. The official US Postal Service name for 97050 is RUFUS, Oregon. Portions of zip code 97050 are contained within or border the city limits of Rufus, OR, . The area code for zip code 97050 is 541. 97050 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Oregon.

The current unemployment level in 97050 is 5.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 97050 decreased to 272 from 389 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 97050 is while the majority ethnicity attending 97050 public schools is . % of students in 97050 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 186 76.23% 221 -16%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 34 13.93% 43 -21%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 9.84% 7 +243%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 0 0% 0 +0%

Zip Code 97050 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 97050 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population272389
Male Population52.20%
Female Population47.80%
Total Households123
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$34223
Income Under $50K Per Year65.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.80%
97050 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Oregon District 2Greg WaldenRepublican
Oregon District 3Earl BlumenauerDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Oregon Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$258767
Average Real Estate Sale Price$206700
Current Unemployment Level 5.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.2%
97065 - Wasco
98620 - Goldendale
Rufus, OR
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDsb - Humid Continental Climate - Dry Cool Summer
Ecoregion 10e - Pleistocene Lake Basins
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesJune 1 - 10

Zip Code 97050 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)26293337434852524538322739
Avg Max Temp (°F)39455563717886877865483963
Avg Precip (In.)2.091.361.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours