Wolf Creek, OR 97497 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 97497: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wolf Creek, OR 97497

Not Acceptable, USPS
Sunnyvalley, OR 97497

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 47
  • Single Family Addresses: 503
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Josephine County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.661, Longitude -123.386
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Wolf Creek, OR 97497 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,474
Population in Households 1,460
Population in Familes 1,070
Population in Group Qrtrs 14
Population Density1 15
Diversity Index2 24


Total Households 625
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 385
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 716 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 443 (61.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 182 (25.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 91 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $263,214
Average Home Value $304,515


Median Household Income $45,620
Average Household Income $53,885
Per Capita Income $23,114
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.62% 0.74%
Households 0.74% 0.82%
Families 0.55% 0.72%
Median Household Income   1.78%
Per Capita Income   0.85%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Wolf Creek, OR 97497 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 97497 to the other 428 ZIP Codes in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 252 41st
Population Density1 # 265 38th
Diversity Index2 # 277 35th
Median Household Income # 222 48th
Per Capita Income # 289 33rd

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