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ZIP Code 89501

Primary City:Reno, NV (View All Cities)
County: Washoe County
Timezone: Pacific (8:42am)
Area code: 775 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.53, -119.82
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 89501

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 89501. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 89501. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 89501, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Reno, NV

Stats and Demographics for the 89501 ZIP Code

ZIP code 89501 is located in west Nevada and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 89501 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 89501 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,252
Population Density 6,709 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,592
Median Home Value $187,900
Land Area 0.63 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,588
Median Household Income $22,345

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4948338219820917216719030232828623617385813343
Female4039475914913410878951091341161389558424452
Total8987801413473432802452854114624023742681431237795

Gender

 Male 2,715 64%
 Female 1,537 36%
Gender

Race

 White 3,367 79.2%
 Black Or African American 240 5.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 78 1.8%
 Asian 244 5.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.6%
 Other Race 167 3.9%
 Two Or More Races 130 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1233284569563516
Renter16535328951750626013668
Total17738631756257531617184

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 299 12%
 Single Guardian 182 7%
 Singles 1,768 68%
 Singles With Roommate 339 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 2,426 94%
 Households with Kids 162 6%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8131081296101110469491211163451
Female118112108696139106912710111924
Total1921211022171219172313161513211921275375

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 89501 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 89501 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 89501 real estate data, the median home value of $187,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 89501. Rentals in 89501 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Studio apartments are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 89501 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,851 90.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 15 0.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 386 9.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 200 6%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 94 3%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,294 64%
 Households Vacant 1,004 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 479 47.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.5%
 For Sale Only 359 35.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 104 10.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 2.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 668 34%
 1 Bedroom 860 44%
 2 Bedroom 278 14%
 3+ Bedroom 136 7%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $22,345 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 89501 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 89501 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. Residents in ZIP code 89501 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 89501 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 89501 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 89501 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 940 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 786 23%
 No Earnings 1,647 49%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 940 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 786 23%
 No Earnings 1,647 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 606 45.0%
 Public transportation 117 8.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 610 45.3%
 Worked at Home 3 0.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 170 10.0%
 High School Graduate 996 58.5%
 Associate's degree 161 9.5%
 Bachelor's degree 182 10.7%
 Master's degree 130 7.6%
 Professional school degree 53 3.1%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 174 91.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 8.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 89501

ZIP Code 89501 is in the State-Sponsored Charter Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 89501.

Honors Academy of Literature
195 North Arlington Ave
Reno, NV 89501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: State-Sponsored Charter Schools
Little Learners II
322 Ryland St
Reno, NV 89501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Child Garden
455 Hill St
Reno, NV 89501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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