Portland, OR 97209 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 97209: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Portland, OR 97209

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,854
  • Single Family Addresses: 786
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 11,955
  • County: Multnomah County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.532, Longitude -122.681
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Portland, OR 97209 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 17,843
Daytime Population: Workers 32,872
Daytime Population: Residents 6,707
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 39,579
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 2.22
Population in Households 16,406
Population in Familes 4,852
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,437
Population Density2 16,924
Diversity Index3 40


Median Household Income $55,794
Average Household Income $80,983
Per Capita Income $54,171


Total Housing Units 13,213 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,439 (18.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,168 (69.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,606 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $461,455
Average Home Value $520,572


Total Households 11,607
Average Household Size 1.41
Family Households 2,108
Average Family Size 2
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 2.47% 1.8%
Households 2.31% 1.81%
Families 2.42% 1.71%
Median Household Income   6.13%
Per Capita Income   4.32%

Portland, OR 97209 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 97209 to the other 425 ZIP Codes in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 90 79th
Population Density # 1 100th
Diversity Index # 118 72nd
Median Household Income # 130 70th
Per Capita Income # 7 99th

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