Milton Freewater, OR 97862 ZIP Code Profile

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Milton Freewater, OR

ZIP Code 97862: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Milton Freewater, OR 97862

Acceptable Alternative
Milton Frwtr, OR 97862

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Umatilla County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.933, Longitude -118.389
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 381
  • PO Box Addresses: 384
  • Residential Addresses: 4,164
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 25
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,139

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

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Milton Freewater, OR 97862 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 11,443
Daytime Population: Workers 3,506
Daytime Population: Residents 6,380
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,886
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.86
Population in Households 11,363
Population in Familes 9,420
Population in Group Qrtrs 80
Population Density2 36
Diversity Index3 69


Median Household Income $41,493
Average Household Income $52,032
Per Capita Income $18,921


Total Housing Units 4,755 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,525 (53.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,609 (33.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 621 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $149,581
Average Home Value $176,436


Total Households 4,134
Average Household Size 2.75
Family Households 2,874
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 -0.23% -0.16%
Households -0.42% -0.25%
Families -0.57% -0.34%
Median Household Income   0.46%
Per Capita Income   1.87%

Milton Freewater, OR 97862 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 97862 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 # 121 72nd
Population Density # 210 51st
Diversity Index # 25 94th
Median Household Income # 287 33rd
Per Capita Income # 400 6th

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