Area Code 971
|Total Area:||864.23 sq. miles|
|Land Area:||859.86 sq. miles|
|Water Area:||4.37 sq. miles|
Area Code 971 Zip Codes
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Gender Distribution in area code 971:
In this area code 971, there are approximately 325972 men or 50% males and approximately 331195 women which represents 50% females in the general population.
Age Distribution in area code 971:
In area code 971, age distribution is used to represent the approximate number of residents who fall within successive age groups, sorted in groups ranging from under 5 years old to over 85 years old. This information is used to estimate the fertility trends in this area of area code 971.
To cite an example: all the full time residents in area code 971 region are broken down into the following age divisions. 45264 are infants and small children below age 5 which would represent approximately 7% of area code 971 population, 45399 are children between the ages of 5-9 or 7%, 44180 are middle school aged children of 10-14 years old or 7%, 44602 are older children between the ages of 15-19 years old, 47004 are young adults aged 20 to 24 years old, 105241 are adults aged 25-34 years, 106447 are between the ages of 35-44 or 16% of area code 971 population, 94124 are aged 45-54 years, 29707 are middle aged residents ranging from 55 to 59 years old, 21151 are seniors in the 60-64 years old age bracket, 34852 are seniors aged 65-74, 28294 are elderly people in the 75-84 age bracket and only 10902 are older than age 84 years in code area code 971.
These figures indicate that 495592 of fellow residents are adults aged 18 years or older with 243275 being men and 252317 of them are women. This includes 468571 residents over the legal drinking age of 21. Seniors aged 62 years and older represent 85990 residents with 29895 senior men over 65 and 44153 senior women over the age of 65.
There are a total of 74048 senior citizens over 65 years of age residing in this location on a permanent basis.
Racial Profile in area code 971:
Area code 971 is and area with a variety of ethnic cultures and racial backgrounds, including 535065 full time residents who are white or Caucasian, roughly 18657 African Americans or Black residents, 6002 American Indian and Alaska Native, 36867 Asian people, 4270 Asian Indian and 6500 Chinese residents.
The remaining Asian population in area code 971 or this part of area code 971, area code 971 is broken down into the following racial demographics: 3294 Filipino, 3713 Japanese, 4603 Korean, 8462 Vietnamese and 6025 residents considered Other Asian. The Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian population of the area is represented by 2012 residents, with 557 Native Hawaiians, 240 Guamanian or Chamorro, 180 Samoan, 1035 Other Pacific Islander and 36035 residents who have classified themselves as belonging to Other Race.
The Hispanic and Latin American population of the area surrounding area code 971 is roughly 65598 with 51002 of them being Mexican immigrants, 1227 Puerto Rican immigrants, 954 Cuban immigrants, 12415 residents from Other Hispanic or Latino background and 591569 residents or 90% of this population claiming Not Hispanic or of Latino decent.
School Enrollment in area code 971:
In the area code 971, over 170222 residents aged 3 years old and up are reportedly enrolled as full time students, ranging from nursery school to graduate school. The numbers breakdown as follows: 10196 young children are enrolled in nursery school or preschool, 8987 children are in kindergarten and 72750 students attend elementary or middle school classes.
High school (grades and 9-12) and college aged students, including college, professional school, university, law school and medical school, consist of 35138 teenagers attending local high schools and 43151 adults attending in college or graduate school classrooms.
In the area code 971, there are 22261 local residents with a 9th grade or lower education according to available records. Roughly 34061 of these full time residents have dropped out of high school but have had some level of educational training from 9th grade to 12th grade. More than 94520 of people in this area code are successful high school graduates and at least 112980 of these individuals have some college level education but have never finished or obtained a degree.
Within the local demographic tables, 28053 residents of area code 971 have graduated from a 2 year university or technical school with an associate’s degree, 91760 have successfully met the requirements to receive a bachelor’s degree and 48015 residents have completed graduate school and received the masters or Ph.D, degree in at least one field of study.
Ancestry Distribution in area code 971:
Area code 971 is a region with 741722 total ancestries reported. Within area code 971, the current ancestry distribution includes approximately 2636 residents of Arab decent, 4684 Czech people or Central European western Slavic people, 8436 Danish people or Danes from Denmark, 15668 Dutch residents with ancestry in the Netherlands, 83381 English residents with ancestral ties to England, 23655 residents with French origins excluding the Basque population, 5793 French Canadian residents and 134184 residents of German decent.
The rich ancestral community also includes: 2418 Greek or Hellenes residents with ancestral ties to Greece, Cyprus and surrounding regions, 2466 Hungarians or Magyars, 74650 Irish residents, 21853 Italians, 1003 residents of Lithuanian origin, 30039 Norwegian residents, 12037 Polish individuals, 2122 Portuguese residents, 9758 Russian residents, 13285 Scotch-Irish,or Ulster Scots’ residents, 20763 Scottish residents, 516 Slovak residents with ancestry in the Ukraine, Hungary, Czech Republic and Austria, 2856 people of Sub-Saharan African ancestry and 21042 Swedes.
Economy in area code 971:
The occupation demographic description for area code 971 is typical of most cities. Management, Professional and Related Occupations are held by 125762 residents in the area code 971 and include professions, such as bank managers, restaurant managers, teachers, real estate agents, and insurance agents. The demographic figures for Management, Professional, And Related Occupations does not include service occupations.
Service occupations, such as waiters and retail employees, are given their own category in the economic demographic breakdown. There are currently 45067 service occupations currently held in the area code 971 by individuals working at gas stations, grocery stores and other places where they would assist customers with making a purchase. These occupations are usually held by students who are working part time jobs while they are completing their education while some are also held by senior citizens who need a part time employment.
Sales And office Occupations current make up 89490 professional positions in the area code 971 and include occupations in the automotive sales, retail sales and banking industries as well as the local area code 971 government.
Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations are usually seasonal, outdoor employment opportunities. As such, these jobs are not as plentiful in the area code 971 are and there are currently only 4023 residents who hold jobs in these fields. While this job type is seasonal, many area code 971 residents perform these occupations as a hobby.
Construction, Mining And Maintenance Occupations provides employment for 23554 residents of area code 971 . As most of these jobs are handled by independent contractors, residents with jobs in this field provide services to much of the area code 971 community.
Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations continue to flourish in the area code 971 region. As such, 43012 residents are currently employed in various Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations. The need for individuals in these fields is expected to rise and the Production, Transportation, And Material Moving industry should continue to be a great source of employment in area code 971.
Employment by Industry in area code 971:
In area code 971, the employment demographics can also be broken down by industry. Individual industries account for specific numbers of jobs in the area and the current numbers include: 5366 people in the Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting and Mining industries ( including those employees engaged in farming, fishing, logging or operation of feedlots in area code 971.
19487 people work in the construction industry (including professional architects, civil engineers and laborers responsible for designing and building offices, stores and homes in the area code 971.), 51361 residents of area code are employed in the Manufacturing industry (including small industry owners, FMCG producers, production managers and laborers.), 37959 residents of 971 are employed in Retail trade (working as wholesalers, distributors, store owners and employees.), 15408 workers serve in the Transportation and Warehousing, and Utilities industry (An industry responsible for public transportation, storage of goods and the provision of utility services to the community.), 9293 workers are employed in the Information industry (With services related to computing, telecommunications, broadcasting and internet.), 25095 personnel are dedicated to working in the Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental and Leasing industry, 36691 residents of the area code 971 area are involved in industry as Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, and Waste Management Services workers (including employers and employees, scientists, researchers, general and project managers of various organizations, administrative workers and blue collar employees.
60291 people are actively employed in the area code 971 Educational, Health and Social Services industry (including professors, teachers, lab assistants, doctors, nurses, consultants and those employed to provide assistance to non-government and non-profit organizations. 25817 residents of the area code 971 are employed in the Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation and Food Services industry (including artists, entertainers, actors, physical trainers and sports personalities.) Some of these workers are also involved in the operation of area code 971 hotels, bed and breakfast facility and restaurants.
15312 people, who live in the area code 971 are employed in other service industries such as law enforcement, military personnel. 13232 individuals work in Public Administration as magistrates, area code 971 judges, area code 971 attorneys and local or state level politicians. According to area code 971 records, a few individuals also work as self-employed individuals doing small jobs or are unemployed.
Commute in area code 971:
In area code 971, local residents have found many ways to get where they are going on a daily basis. There are 230674 residents that travel only by automobile and these residents are primarily those who live in suburban areas of area code 971 or because they do not live in close proximity to their coworkers.
In the area code 971, 38832 people actively participate in a carpool to save on gas and maintenance expenses. Many people who carpool area code 971 also cite human interaction as a reason for the carpool because they can also drink coffee and chat about work while traveling to their destination. A relatively small number of individuals, 22298 workers in the area code 971, make use of public transportation. Public transport availability is extremely limited in the area code 971 and is primarily limited to public transport services, such as taxi cabs, buses, or van lines owned by area code 971.
13704 residents in the area code 971, walk to work on a regular basis. People who walk to work often live in the downtown region of area code 971, close to their business or place of employment. This decision to commute via walking may be based on environmental impact, health concerns, fuel prices or lack of alternative modes of transportation.
5586 residents, living in area code 971 claim to use other means of transportation to get to work. Examples of these alternative could include school bus drivers that use the bus to get to work in area code 971, tractor trailers and skateboards or bicycles. 14615 residents do not use transportation of any kind to get to work. Instead, these people area code 971 telecommute or work from home. These individuals include babysitters, caterers, and seamstresses. There are many unique ways to commute to work area code 971. You can take your car alone, carpool, use public transport, use other means, have worked at home, or simply have walked when you're visiting area code 971 to find employment.
Housing in area code 971:
There are a total of 276362 homes in area code 971. This includes many types of beautiful houses and condominiums, which make the area code 971 a very attractive location for those seeking to relocate into the community. The 276362 Total Housing Units gives a fair perspective on the size of area code 971.
Occupied Housing Units in the area code 971 are recorded as 260500. When compared to the total number of homes available, the Occupied Housing Units rate means that housing is available for you and also signifies that there is an established population currently living in area code 971. For those seeking to move into a home in the area code 971, it is important to realize that the percentage of Owner-occupied Housing Units is at 56%. Many communities shy away from rental properties due to the problems causes by non-owners occupying a property. The fact that Owner-occupied Housing Units is at a high percentage signifies a solid community where taxes are paid by the public to cover the costs of improving schools and roads in the area code 971.
Renter-occupied Housing Units are currently stable at just 104887, meaning that people often own their own homes in the area code 971. Renter-occupied Housing Units largely consist of apartments or properties being rented to families who cannot secure a mortgage in the area code 971. Renter-occupied Housing Units may also include guest homes or other types of property in the area code.
Vacant Housing Units comprise only 15862 of the total housing units available in the area code 971, which mean there are a limited number of properties available for someone wishing to purchase a home in the area code 971 area. Vacant Housing Units are often 3 bedroom or larger homes and may even include foreclosed homes in area code 971, allowing home buyers the opportunity to find amazing bargains.
There are also 1363 homes available in the area that fall into the Seasonal Or Occasional Use category. For Seasonal Or Occasional Use categorization often means that you can rent or lease the home for a specific period of time throughout the year. These properties are usually rented on a weekly or monthly basis in the area code 971, which is a wonderful advantage for those planning temporary moves or who intend to have guests while visiting in the area code 971.
Structures in area code 971:
In the area code 971, there are a total of 276659 structure units currently available. These structural units include a wide variety of built house configurations. Of the total 276659 structures, 163825 are designated as 1 unit, detached, meaning the home stands by itself and is not attached to another building.
There are also 10671 attached structures in the area code 971, with individual units being attached to and supported by one or more other units. Included in this area code are 7123 multi-family units, which means that the unit consists of 4 or more dwellings in the same plot of land. 12876 of these structures have 3 or 4 units with 3 family dwellings in the same plot of land, such as family triplexes or townhouses. These structures are usually built on three levels.
In this area, there are also a total of 15433 structures with 5 To 9 dwelling units, most often several apartments in just one building complex. In addition there are 15918 structures with 10 To 19 units. While there are 276659 total structures in the area, there are many mobile homes, which comprise 10444 of the total homes in the area code 971. Mobile homes have specialized construction, are prefabricated and can be used for traveling around. In the area code 971, however, most of the 10444 mobile homes or trailers are securely fastened to a foundation and are likely to remain in place throughout their useful lives.
There is another group of structures in the area code 971, consisting of boats, RV.s, vans and some other unknown structures. The designation of these structures as dwellings is often dependent upon their actual usage. Boats used for pleasure may not receive the dwelling designation but the same boat used as a permanent dwelling place when moored in a marina may be classified as a home. Recreational Vehicles, often called RV's, are similar to mobile homes and are often used as temporary dwelling places for holidays or travel. Vans are usually used for transportation, rather than as a dwelling. Both of these moving vehicle structures can be designated as dwellings when converted for long term use.
Household Heating Type in area code 971:
In the area code 971, roughly 118694 residents use utility gas, provided by the local gas company, to heat their homes. Bottled Tank or LP Gas is used by 2280 residents of the area code 971, with the bottled tank or LP Gas being refilled and delivered on a monthly basis. Only 111931 residents of area code 971, use electricity to heat their homes.
Outdated fuel energy sources, such as Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc. are a relatively non-existent area of the household heating fuel market in the area code 971 because the fuel oil is burned in a furnace or a boiler and does not see extensive use in most modern households. With that said, 7 reported residents use coal or coke to heat their homes. In some of the older homes of the area, coal burning furnaces are still in use, providing heat to the house. Wood is used by 4490 residents to provide heat. As a clean burning bio fuel, wood can be used to effectively provide heat to the entire house. As a result, many of the smaller homes in the area code 971 make use of a wood-burning fireplace with a blower insert to heat the home or provide a backup heat source in the event of power outages or spikes in fuel prices.
In a move towards modern renewable energy, 79 residents of the area code 971, have upgraded to solar energy. No other fuels are reported to be in use because 657 other residents reported that they used no fuel to heat their homes, citing adequate insulation.
Property Value in area code 971:
In 971, the average Property Value can be divided up as follows: Specified Owner-occupied Units are the specific number of homes in area code 971 which are occupied by the property owner. The current number of Specified Owner-occupied Units is 132680 which signifies that most people in the area code 971 own their own homes.
In the area code, approximately 812 homes were listed with values of less than $50,000, based on specific criteria related to area code 971, area code 971 in particular. There are also 38850 homes valued at $100,000 To $149,000 based on the neighborhood and school district associated with area code 971. Approximately 39253 homes were valued at $150,000 To $199,000 based on the included acreage. At the time of this report, 28290 homes were valued at $200,000 To $299,999 because no one reported any homes within this range of value.
However, 11707 homes were listed at $300,000 To $499,999 and an additional 3152 homes were valued between $500,000 To $999,999. There are only 453 million dollar homes or mansions in the area code 971.
Mortgage Status in area code 971:
Many people living in area code 971 have mortgages or loans secured by real property, don’t have mortgages, pay cash rent or do not pay any cash towards their housing expenses. These figures are used to provide a demographic of the mortgage status for the area code 971. 103337 people currently have mortgages in this part of area code 971. Among those with current mortgages, 97 people have a monthly mortgage payment of $300 dollars and 14726 people have a monthly mortgage payment of between $300 and $499. 6909 people have a monthly mortgage payment of between $500 and $699 dollars.
The mortgage payment category with the second most common monthly payment is the $700 to $999 range, with a total of 20459 people making these monthly payments. There are a total of 40471 residents in the area code 971 who pay between $1000 and $1,499 per month and 20091 people paying between $1,500 and $1,999 on their monthly mortgage, which is incidentally the largest mortgage paying group in the area.
Only 13283 people have monthly mortgage payments exceeding $2,000 and a mere 29343 people do not have to pay any mortgage on their property in the area code 971.
Mortgage Payment as percentage of income in area code 971:
The distribution of mortgage payments within the area code
971 code can also be used to create a demographic
scale to express the regions economic stability. The total
number of individuals paying a given percentage of their income
as mortgage payments can be explained as follows:
39952 people in this area pay less than 15 percent (<15%) of their income to mortgage payments; The majority of local borrowers fall into this category.
23080 people pay between 15 and 19 percent of their income on their mortgage payments. 21122 people pay between 20 and 24 percent of their income on their mortgage payments. Only 14856 pay between 25 and 29 percent of their income to mortgage payments, making this the category with the lowest percentage of members.
9609 people pay between 30 and 34 percent of their income to their mortgage payment. 23486 people pay 35 percent or more (>35%) of their income to their mortgage payments in the area code 971.
Rent Status in area code 971:
Rental status is a prime indicator of economic stability in an area. Out of 104285 people who reside in renter-occupied units, roughly 3466 people spend less than $200 per month in rent for housing in the area code 971. Approximately 2710 people make monthly rental payments between $200 and $299 dollars; the second highest category for renters in the area.
46496 people pay $500 To $749 for monthly housing costs on rental properties and 21170 people pay monthly rental expenses between $750 and $999. In the area code 971, 40471 people pay from $1,000 to $1,499 in rent and 2228 renters pay monthly housing expense which exceed $1,500.
Out of 104285 people who live in rental homes, only 2473 people in the area code 971 do not pay cash rent on a monthly basis.
Rent Payments as percentage of income in area code 971:
Distribution of rent payments as a percentage of income can be
broken down within the area code 971 code in the
15210 people in this area code pay less than 15 percent of their income to rent payments; this is the highest total of all the rent payment categories. There are a total of 15249 renters pay between 15 and 19 percent of their income towards their rent payment.
14824 people pay between 20 and 24 percent of their income towards their monthly rent. 13477 people fall in the category of paying just 25 to 29 percent of their income towards rent. 8654 people pay between 30 and 34 percent of their income for their monthly rental payment. 32627 people pay 35 percent or more of their income out in rental payments within the area code 971.