Zip Code 97051 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSaint Helens
Zip Code StateOregon
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Columbia
Area Code503 / 971
Current Population:15957
Racial Majority: 84.71%
Public School Racial Majority:White 82%
Unemployment Rate:3.9%
Median Household Income$54517
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58830
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time32.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Elevation Range98 - 1076 ft.
Area39 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.87729600, -122.90089000

Zip Code 97051 Description

Zip Code 97051 is located in the state of Oregon in the Portland metro area. Zip code 97051 is primarily located in Columbia County. The official US Postal Service name for 97051 is SAINT HELENS, Oregon. Portions of zip code 97051 are contained within or border the city limits of St. Helens, OR, Columbia City, OR, . Zip code 97051 is within area code 971 and area code 503. 97051 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Oregon.

The current unemployment level in 97051 is 3.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 97051 increased to 15957 from 13052 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 97051 is while the majority ethnicity attending 97051 public schools is White. 49.7% of students in 97051 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 13161 84.71% 13993 -6%
 Black Or African American 15 0.1% 80 -81%
 Hispanic 1105 7.11% 888 +24%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 292 1.88% 195 +50%
 Asian 243 1.56% 184 +32%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 76 0.49% 46 +65%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 567 4.15% 567 +14%

Zip Code 97051 Race/Ethnicity

 White 82%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 8.4%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2.1%
 Two or More Races 5.4%

Zip Code 97051 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1595713052
Male Population50.10%
Female Population49.90%
Total Households5987
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$54517
Income Under $50K Per Year45.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.30%
97051 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Oregon District 1Suzanne BonamiciDemocrat
Oregon District 3Earl BlumenauerDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Oregon Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$176154
Average Real Estate Sale Price$144815
Current Unemployment Level 3.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 3a - Portland/Vancouver Basin
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 97051 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)33353841465054555144383443
Avg Max Temp (°F)46515762697481817764524663
Avg Precip (In.)6.155.314.623.552.711.95.841.061.933.336.486.9344.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA
CBSA Type97051
CBSA Population2255276
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours