Portland, OR 97230 ZIP Code Profile

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Parkrose, OR | Portland, OR

ZIP Code 97230: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Portland, OR 97230

Not Acceptable, USPS
Parkrose, OR 97230

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Multnomah County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.541, Longitude -122.498
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 966
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 15,488
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,259
    • Single Family Addresses: 14,229

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  1. 97230 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 97230 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Portland, OR 97230 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 42,606
Population in Households 41,707
Population in Familes 32,074
Population in Group Qrtrs 899
Population Density2 3,976
Diversity Index3 71


Median Household Income $53,725
Average Household Income $69,196
Per Capita Income $26,331


Total Housing Units 16,644 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,651 (52.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,204 (43.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 789 ( 4.7%)
Median Home Value $274,671
Average Home Value $292,628


Total Households 15,855
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 10,017
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.04% 1.04%
Households 0.73% 0.88%
Families 0.7% 0.9%
Median Household Income   2.2%
Per Capita Income   2.62%

Portland, OR 97230 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 97230 to the other 426 ZIP Codes in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 20 96th
Population Density # 33 92nd
Diversity Index # 21 95th
Median Household Income # 178 58th
Per Capita Income # 239 44th

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