Salem, OR 97317 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 97317: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Salem, OR 97317

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Marion County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.967, Longitude -123.004
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 227
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 8,183
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 369
    • Single Family Addresses: 7,814

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Salem, OR 97317 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 26,223
Daytime Population: Workers 5,954
Daytime Population: Residents 12,772
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 18,726
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.71
Population in Households 23,447
Population in Familes 19,536
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,776
Population Density2 495
Diversity Index3 66


Median Household Income $52,979
Average Household Income $68,648
Per Capita Income $24,537


Total Housing Units 8,621 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,328 (61.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,911 (33.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 382 ( 4.4%)
Median Home Value $222,023
Average Home Value $294,552


Total Households 8,239
Average Household Size 2.85
Family Households 5,946
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 0.91% 0.9%
Households 0.73% 0.89%
Families 0.61% 0.82%
Median Household Income   1.72%
Per Capita Income   2.2%

Salem, OR 97317 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 97317 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 # 68 84th
Population Density # 85 80th
Diversity Index # 31 93rd
Median Household Income # 162 62nd
Per Capita Income # 257 40th

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