The ZIP Code 97119 is associated with the city of Gaston in Oregon in Washington County. In this Oregon region, an estimated 25.2% have a bachelor's degree or higher, while the per capita income comes in at about $37,096. The median age in the 97119 ZIP Code is 49.1 years, with 25.0% of residents aged 62 years and older. An estimated 5% of the population in this ZIP lives below the poverty line, while the median househould income is $94,904. The current population estimate is 4,527.
The median household income in ZIP Code 97119 is $94,904, while the region's mean household income is $106,186. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $37,096. The per capita income in ZIP Code 97119 of $37,096 is approximately 9.87% more than the per capita income in Oregon overall of $33,763. An estimated 4.5% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 52.63% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 26.6% of the population in 97119 earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, while an estimated 16.5% earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, and 1.8% of 97119 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.
|Less than $10,000 per year||2.5%|
|$10,000 to $14,999 per year||1.8%|
|$15,000 to $24,999 per year||6.2%|
|$25,000 to $34,999 per year||6.0%|
|$35,000 to $49,999 per year||9.7%|
|$50,000 to $74,999 per year||16.5%|
|$75,000 to $99,999 per year||13.2%|
|$100,000 to $149,999 per year||26.6%|
|$150,000 to $199,999 per year||9.6%|
|$200,000 or more per year||7.8%|
In ZIP Code 97119, 88.8% of the population graduated high school, while 25.2% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 4.3% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 9.2% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 32.6% in this Washington County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).
|Less than 9th grade||4.3%|
|9th to 12th grade, no diploma||7.0%|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||32.6%|
|Some college, no degree||22.9%|
|Graduate or professional degree||9.2%|
Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 97119, 94.8% is one race, while 5.2% are two or more races. Approximately 11.3% of 97119 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 97119 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (92.8%), followed by American Indian and Alaska Native (4.4%) .
|Black or African American||1.7%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||4.4%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||0.0%|
|Some other race||2.2%|
Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 97119, an estimated 23.9% of homes were built between 1970 and 1979. Additionally, 19.1% of homes in the region were built between 1990 and 1999, while an estimated 0.1% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Washington County region.
|Year Home Built||Percent|
|Built in 2014 or later||2.6%|
|Built between 2010 and 2013||0.1%|
|Built between 2000 and 2009||12.4%|
|Built between 1990 and 1999||19.1%|
|Built between 1980 and 1989||10.7%|
|Built between 1970 and 1979||23.9%|
|Built between 1960 and 1969||6.5%|
|Built between 1950 and 1959||4.1%|
|Built between 1940 and 1949||4.2%|
|Built in 1939 or earlier||16.5%|
Residents of ZIP Code 97119 are older than average. The median age of 49.1 years in ZIP Code 97119 is approximately 28.87% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 82.6% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 25.0% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 13.5% of the population in 97119 falls in the age group 65 to 74 years, while an estimated 13.3% are aged 55 to 59 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.0% of 97119 residents are aged 85 years and over.
|Under 5 years||3.3%|
|5 to 9 years||2.7%|
|10 to 14 years||7.0%|
|15 to 19 years||6.1%|
|20 to 24 years||6.2%|
|25 to 34 years||9.8%|
|35 to 44 years||10.8%|
|45 to 54 years||11.5%|
|55 to 59 years||13.3%|
|60 to 64 years||10.4%|
|65 to 74 years||13.5%|
|75 to 84 years||3.4%|
|85 years and over||2.0%|
One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 97119 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 31.9% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 97119 is high blood pressure, as approximately 30.7% of adults 18 and older in this Washington County region contend with that issue.
|Health Issue||Percent of adults*|
|Coronary heart disease||5.6%|
|Cancer (excluding skin cancer)||7.2%|
|High blood pressure||30.7%|
|Chronic kidney disease||2.7%|
One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 97119 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 91.0% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 88.4% of those 18 and above in 97119 list current access to health insurance, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 97119 include sleeping less than 7 hours (31.4% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (30.0% of those 18 and older).
|Preventive Measure||Percent of adults*|
|Current access to health insurance||88.4%|
|Visits to doctor for routine checkup||72.1%|
|Visits to dentist or dental clinic||71.1%|
|Taking medicine for high blood pressure control||71.3%|
|Risk Behavior||Percent of adults*|
|No leisure-time physical activity||22.2%|
|Sleeping less than 7 hours||31.4%|
In 97119, 60.1% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 6.4% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 33.6 minutes. Approximately 22.4% of the employed population 16 years and over in 97119 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 19.0% work in manufacturing. On the lower end of the scale, just 1.3% of 97119 workers 16 years and over work in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing.
|Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining||4.9%|
|Transportation and warehousing, and utilities||5.3%|
|Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing||1.3%|
|Professional, scientific, management, and administrative||7.7%|
|Educational services, and health care and social assistance||22.4%|
|Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services||3.1%|
|Other services, except public administration||3.9%|
In ZIP Code 97119, 90.7% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 5.9% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 1.0% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 2.4% of homes. Lastly, 0.0% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Washington County region.
|Other Indo-European languages||1.0%|
|Asian and Pacific Islander languages||2.4%|
The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 97119 of 10.72¢/kWh. This rate is about 8.69% less than the average rate in Oregon, and approximately 30.66% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 97119 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.26 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 3.4% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 35.36% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).
|ZIP Code 97119||10.72¢/kWh||8.45¢/kWh||5.35¢/kWh|
|Month||ZIP Code 97119||Low (WA)||High (AZ)|