Medford, OR 97501 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 97501: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Medford, OR 97501

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Jackson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.314, Longitude -122.882
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 2,627
  • PO Box Addresses: 1,346
  • Residential Addresses: 18,217
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 769
    • Single Family Addresses: 17,448

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

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Medford, OR 97501 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 45,365
Population in Households 44,531
Population in Familes 33,924
Population in Group Qrtrs 834
Population Density2 1,087
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $41,031
Average Household Income $55,342
Per Capita Income $21,838


Total Housing Units 18,803 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,702 (51.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,807 (41.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,294 ( 6.9%)
Median Home Value $214,987
Average Home Value $253,097


Total Households 17,509
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 11,029
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 1.03% 1.11%
Households 0.88% 1.14%
Families 0.71% 1.01%
Median Household Income   2.03%
Per Capita Income   2.63%

Medford, OR 97501 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 97501 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 # 14 97th
Population Density # 65 85th
Diversity Index # 48 89th
Median Household Income # 333 22nd
Per Capita Income # 370 13th

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