Zip Code 97203 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePortland
Zip Code StateOregon
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Multnomah
Area Code503 / 971
Current Population:31042
Racial Majority: 60.89%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 36.5%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$45661
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58110
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time28.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range157 - 203 ft.
Area16 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.61175100, -122.74610700

Zip Code 97203 Description

Zip Code 97203 is located in the state of Oregon in the Portland metro area. Zip code 97203 is primarily located in Multnomah County. The official US Postal Service name for 97203 is PORTLAND, Oregon. Portions of zip code 97203 are contained within or border the city limits of Portland, OR, Vancouver, WA, . Zip code 97203 is within area code 503 and area code 971. 97203 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Oregon.

The current unemployment level in 97203 is 5.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 97203 increased to 31042 from 27689 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 97203 is while the majority ethnicity attending 97203 public schools is Hispanic. 78.2% of students in 97203 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 19506 60.89% 18952 +3%
 Black Or African American 2978 9.3% 3172 -6%
 Hispanic 5338 16.66% 5459 -2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 298 0.93% 412 -28%
 Asian 1274 3.98% 1080 +18%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 799 2.49% 365 +119%
 Other Race 84 0.33% 84 +26%
 Two Or More Races 1518 5.41% 1518 +14%

Zip Code 97203 Race/Ethnicity

 White 29.9%
 Black Or African American 19.8%
 Hispanic 36.5%
 Asian 3.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 2.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.1%
 Two or More Races 6.7%

Zip Code 97203 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3104227689
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households11444
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
78.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$45661
Income Under $50K Per Year55.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.10%
97203 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Oregon District 3Earl BlumenauerDemocrat
Oregon District 1Suzanne BonamiciDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Oregon Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$202041
Average Real Estate Sale Price$199789
Current Unemployment Level 5.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago10.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 3a - Portland/Vancouver Basin
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 97203 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)35373942475255565245403544
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505660677279807564524662
Avg Precip (In.)6.415.024.633.032.371.67.56.861.713.616.347.2143.42
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA
CBSA Type97203
CBSA Population2255276
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours