Richland, OR 97870 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Richland, OR 97870

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 27
  • Single Family Addresses: 194
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Baker County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.767, Longitude -117.168
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Richland, OR 97870 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 97870 to the other 413 ZIP Codes in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 318 23rd
Population Density1 # 355 14th
Diversity Index2 # 399 4th
Median Household Income # 372 10th
Per Capita Income # 146 65th

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Richland, OR 97870 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 602
Population in Households 594
Population in Familes 456
Population in Group Qrtrs 8
Population Density1 2
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 311
Average Household Size 1.91
Family Households 194
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 423 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 222 (52.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 89 (21.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 112 (26.5%)
Median Home Value $150,000
Average Home Value $192,342


Median Household Income $34,558
Average Household Income $49,653
Per Capita Income $25,691
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.12% 0.13%
Households 0.54% 0.38%
Families 0.37% 0.21%
Median Household Income   3.22%
Per Capita Income   2.7%
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.

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