Joseph, OR 97846 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 97846: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Joseph, OR 97846

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 124
  • Single Family Addresses: 414
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Wallowa County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.353, Longitude -117.228
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Joseph, OR 97846 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,899
Daytime Population: Workers 758
Daytime Population: Residents 954
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,712
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 1,869
Population in Familes 1,441
Population in Group Qrtrs 30
Population Density2 6
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $37,613
Average Household Income $52,578
Per Capita Income $24,819


Total Housing Units 1,349 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 622 (46.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 266 (19.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 461 (34.2%)
Median Home Value $257,317
Average Home Value $313,505


Total Households 888
Average Household Size 2.1
Family Households 563
Average Family Size 3
  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 0.14% 0.26%
Households 0.2% 0.25%
Families 0.02% 0.18%
Median Household Income   1.89%
Per Capita Income   3.42%

Joseph, OR 97846 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 97846 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 # 235 45th
Population Density # 307 28th
Diversity Index # 410 4th
Median Household Income # 353 17th
Per Capita Income # 249 42nd

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