Zip Code 97217 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePortland
Zip Code StateOregon
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Multnomah
Area Code503 / 971
Current Population:31438
Racial Majority: 70.5%
Public School Racial Majority:White 43.9%
Unemployment Rate:4.6%
Median Household Income$49468
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68610
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time24.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Elevation Range115 - 194 ft.
Area13 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.58853200, -122.69046000

Zip Code 97217 Description

Zip Code 97217 is located in the state of Oregon in the Portland metro area. Zip code 97217 is primarily located in Multnomah County. The official US Postal Service name for 97217 is PORTLAND, Oregon. Portions of zip code 97217 are contained within or border the city limits of Portland, OR, Vancouver, WA, . Zip code 97217 is within area code 971 and area code 503. 97217 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Oregon.

The current unemployment level in 97217 is 4.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 97217 increased to 31438 from 29920 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 97217 is while the majority ethnicity attending 97217 public schools is White. 54.2% of students in 97217 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 22354 70.5% 21504 +4%
 Black Or African American 3327 10.49% 3659 -9%
 Hispanic 2809 8.86% 2990 -6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.1% 253 -88%
 Asian 1675 5.28% 1193 +40%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 200 0.63% 290 -31%
 Other Race 96 0.24% 96 -22%
 Two Or More Races 1453 3.9% 1453 -15%

Zip Code 97217 Race/Ethnicity

 White 43.9%
 Black Or African American 22.1%
 Hispanic 20.3%
 Asian 3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 2.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.5%
 Two or More Races 7.1%

Zip Code 97217 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3143829920
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households13710
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
54.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$49468
Income Under $50K Per Year50.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.80%
97217 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Oregon District 3Earl BlumenauerDemocrat
Oregon District 3Earl BlumenauerDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$261752
Average Real Estate Sale Price$232730
Current Unemployment Level 4.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.0%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 97217 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)35373942475256565245403645
Avg Max Temp (°F)46515660677279807563524662
Avg Precip (In.)6.224.914.592.972.361.66.52.821.713.586.227.1642.71
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA
CBSA Type97217
CBSA Population2255276
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 97217
Jefferson High SchoolMultnomah
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 97217
Ockley Green Middle SchoolMultnomah
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 97217
Peninsula Elementary SchoolMultnomah