Zip Code 97844 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameIrrigon
Zip Code StateOregon
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Morrow
Area Code458 / 541
Current Population:3806
Racial Majority: 68.17%
Public School Racial Majority:White 52.4%
Unemployment Rate:6.2%
Median Household Income$45374
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48810
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time21.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range299 - 600 ft.
Area67 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.86589000, -119.53505300

Zip Code 97844 Description

Zip Code 97844 is located in the state of Oregon in the Portland metro area. Zip code 97844 is primarily located in Morrow County. The official US Postal Service name for 97844 is IRRIGON, Oregon. Portions of zip code 97844 are contained within or border the city limits of Irrigon, OR, . The area code for zip code 97844 is 541. 97844 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Oregon.

The current unemployment level in 97844 is 6.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 97844 decreased to 3806 from 3827 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 97844 is while the majority ethnicity attending 97844 public schools is White. 75.8% of students in 97844 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2534 68.17% 2666 -5%
 Black Or African American 34 0.91% 24 +42%
 Hispanic 1051 28.28% 980 +7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 70 1.88% 57 +23%
 Asian 0 0% 15 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.08% 3 +0%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 57 0.67% 57 -56%

Zip Code 97844 Race/Ethnicity

 White 52.4%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 44.9%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 97844 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population38063827
Male Population49.70%
Female Population50.30%
Total Households1310
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
75.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$45374
Income Under $50K Per Year55.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.20%
97844 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Oregon District 2Greg WaldenRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Oregon Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$120786
Average Real Estate Sale Price$179062
Current Unemployment Level 6.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 10e - Pleistocene Lake Basins
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 97844 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)26293440475358574939332841
Avg Max Temp (°F)41475765748189887966514265
Avg Precip (In.)1.21.92.83.69.71.55.26.33.44.691.31.219.13
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pendleton-Hermiston, OR
CBSA Type97844
CBSA Population85769
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours