Data Profile of ZIP Code 97834

Halfway, OR (ZIP Code 97834) Data

Oregon

In-depth Statistics and Demographics About 97834

The ZIP Code 97834 is associated with the city of Halfway in Oregon in Baker County. An estimated 50.0% of residents in the 97834 ZIP Code are of age 62 years and older. Overall, the region has a median age of 62.0 years. In this Oregon region, an estimated 24.9% have a bachelor's degree or higher, while the per capita income comes in at about $28,431. Median househould income is approximately $41,143, and an estimated 9% of the population is living below the poverty line. The current population estimate is 904.

Population in 97834

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 97834 is 904.

Halfway, OR

The 97834 ZIP Code is associated with Halfway, OR in Baker County.

Area Codes associated with 97834

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 97834 include 541.

Sunrise / Sunset in 97834

Sunrise: 6:54 am
Sunset: 6:18 pm
Sunrise in 97834 6:54 am
Sunrise in 97834 6:18 pm

Weather forecast for 97834

Today's forecast for 97834: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. East southeast wind around 2 mph.

Current air quality in 97834

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 97834 Good

Internet in 97834

An estimated 92.4% of households in ZIP Code 97834 have a computer, while about 81.5% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 97834

In ZIP Code 97834, the gender split is approximately 50.2% male and an estimated 49.8% female.

Health Insurance in 97834

Approximately 10.1% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 97834 (Halfway, OR) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 97834

The median household income in ZIP Code 97834 is $41,143, while the region's mean household income is $54,856. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $28,431. The per capita income in ZIP Code 97834 of $28,431 is approximately 15.79% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $33,763. An estimated 8.7% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 8.42% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 26.7% of the population in 97834 earn $35,000 to $49,999 per year, while an estimated 18.5% earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, and 1.5% of 97834 residents earn $200,000 or more per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 97834. This visualizes the percentage of households in this region that fall within different income ranges, e.g. $100,000 to $149,999 per year.

Total Income in 97834

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 5.2%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 13.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 14.8%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 26.7%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 18.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 8.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 3.7%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 3.5%
$200,000 or more per year 1.5%

Education levels in ZIP Code 97834

In ZIP Code 97834, 96.3% of the population graduated high school, while 24.9% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 0.7% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 7.4% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 36.1% in this Baker County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 97834

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 0.7%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 3.0%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 36.1%
Some college, no degree 26.4%
Associate's degree 8.9%
Bachelor's degree 17.5%
Graduate or professional degree 7.4%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 97834. This visualizes the percentage of the population that has attained a specific level of education, e.g. a graduate or professional degree.

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 97834

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 97834, 98.3% is one race, while 1.7% are two or more races. Approximately 3.0% of 97834 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 97834 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (98.5%), followed by American Indian and Alaska Native (2.4%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 97834. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 97834

Industry Percent
White 98.5%
Black or African American 0.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native 2.4%
Asian 0.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.2%
Some other race 0.0%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Real Estate & Housing in ZIP Code 97834

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 97834, an estimated 34.0% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 14.4% of homes in the region were built between 1970 and 1979, while an estimated 0.6% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Baker County region.

Age of Housing in 97834

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.6%
Built between 2010 and 2013 1.4%
Built between 2000 and 2009 5.0%
Built between 1990 and 1999 9.1%
Built between 1980 and 1989 11.7%
Built between 1970 and 1979 14.4%
Built between 1960 and 1969 6.6%
Built between 1950 and 1959 12.5%
Built between 1940 and 1949 4.7%
Built in 1939 or earlier 34.0%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 97834. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the region that were built in a certain time frame, e.g. built between 1950 and 1959.

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 97834

Residents of ZIP Code 97834 are older than average. The median age of 62.0 years in ZIP Code 97834 is approximately 62.73% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 83.8% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 50.0% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 25.9% of the population in 97834 falls in the age group 65 to 74 years, while an estimated 14.5% are aged 75 to 84 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.1% of 97834 residents are aged 20 to 24 years.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 97834. This visualizes the percentage of the population in the region that falls into certain age ranges, e.g. 35 to 44 years old.

Age Breakdown in 97834

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 5.1%
5 to 9 years 5.4%
10 to 14 years 2.7%
15 to 19 years 3.0%
20 to 24 years 2.1%
25 to 34 years 7.6%
35 to 44 years 5.0%
45 to 54 years 9.1%
55 to 59 years 8.3%
60 to 64 years 9.1%
65 to 74 years 25.9%
75 to 84 years 14.5%
85 years and over 2.3%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 97834

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 97834 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 39.0% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 97834 is high cholesterol, as approximately 38.6% of adults 18 and older in this Baker County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 97834. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that have specific chronic health issues, e.g. high blood pressure, diabetes, or arthritis.

Health Issues in 97834

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 10.3%
High cholesterol 38.6%
Diagnosed diabetes 11.9%
Coronary heart disease 8.4%
High blood pressure 39.0%
Arthritis 35.4%
Current asthma 10.0%
Stroke 4.3%
Chronic kidney disease 3.6%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 97834

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 97834 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 93.3% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 89.9% of those 18 and above in 97834 list current access to health insurance, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 97834 include sleeping less than 7 hours (31.8% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (29.2% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 97834

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 77.2%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 77.7%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 66.0%
Current access to health insurance 89.9%
Cholesterol screening 93.3%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 97834. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that engage in preventative health measures, e.g. sholesterol screenings and visits to doctors for routine checkups.

Health Risk Behaviors Details

Bar chart displaying health risk behaviors details in ZIP Code 97834. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and older that engage in health risk behaviors, e.g. smoking or binge drinking.

Health Risk Behaviors in 97834

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
No leisure-time physical activity 25.2%
Binge drinking 15.8%
Obesity 29.2%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 31.8%
Current smoking 14.8%
* aged 18 & above

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 97834

In 97834, 37.5% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 16.5% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 18.2 minutes. Approximately 19.7% of the employed population 16 years and over in 97834 work in construction, while an estimated 12.5% work in educational services, and health care and social assistance. On the lower end of the scale, just 2.2% of 97834 workers 16 years and over work in other services, except public administration.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 97834. This visualizes the percentage of the population 16 years and over that work in certain industries, e.g. educational services, and health care and social assistance.

Job Industry Breakdown in 97834

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 9.0%
Construction 19.7%
Manufacturing 6.1%
Wholesale trade 6.1%
Retail trade 7.9%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 8.6%
Information 4.7%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 5.4%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 3.9%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 12.5%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 7.9%
Other services, except public administration 2.2%
Public administration 6.1%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 97834

In ZIP Code 97834, 98.0% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 1.6% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 0.0% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.0% of homes. Lastly, 0.3% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Baker County region.

Language Spoken in 97834

Language Spoken Percent
English only 98.0%
Spanish 1.6%
Other Indo-European languages 0.0%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.0%
Other languages 0.3%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 97834. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the area that list a specific language as being spoken in the home, e.g. Spanish.

Utilities in ZIP Code 97834

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 97834 of 8.83¢/kWh. This rate is about 24.79% less than the average rate in Oregon, and approximately 42.88% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 97834 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.88 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 18.45% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 25.95% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).

Electricity Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the electricity rates breakdown in ZIP Code 97834. This visualizes electricity rates in 97834 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 97834

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 97834 8.83¢/kWh 7.29¢/kWh 5.89¢/kWh
Oregon 11.74¢/kWh 9.12¢/kWh 6.29¢/kWh
United States 15.46¢/kWh 13.15¢/kWh 9.43¢/kWh

Solar Power in 97834

Month ZIP Code 97834 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 1.98 1.9 5.84
Feb 2.94 3 6.31
Mar 4.56 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.93 5.13 7.3
May 6.25 5.17 7.13
Jun 6.66 5.72 6.95
Jul 7.33 6.22 6.51
Aug 7.02 6.08 6.65
Sep 6.18 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.65 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.11 2.33 5.99
Dec 1.9 1.78 5.46
All figures listed are kWh/m2/day — kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Radiation Levels

Line chart displaying solar radiation levels in ZIP Code 97834. This visualizes solar power levels in 97834 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).