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ZIP Code 91916

Primary City:Descanso, CA (View All Cities)
County: San Diego County
Timezone: Pacific (5:15pm)
Coordinates:32.9, -116.6
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 91916

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 91916. 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 91916. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 91916, 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:
Descanso, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 91916 ZIP Code

ZIP code 91916 is located in southeast California and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 91916 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 slightly less than average. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 91916 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,622
Population Density 41 people per sq mi
Housing Units 793
Median Home Value $254,700
Land Area 39.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 656
Median Household Income $53,843

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male284240744334353538637895105533114812
Female2946424843323241337393103774611141714
Total57888212286666776711361711981829942282526

Gender

 Male 828 51%
 Female 794 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,458 89.9%
 Black Or African American 10 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 2.0%
 Asian 30 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.6%
 Other Race 51 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 31 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner32045110192853314
Renter10223142311323
Total134276152223983517

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 371 57%
 Single Guardian 74 11%
 Singles 161 25%
 Singles With Roommate 50 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 493 75%
 Households with Kids 163 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male51658145969885101016291182
Female384778911119711875131410615
Total89101215221420171815191317152943211417

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 91916 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 91916 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 91916 real estate data, the median home value of $254,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 91916 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 91916 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 91916 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,588 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 34 2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 381 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 121 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 154 19%
 Households Vacant 137 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 19 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 38%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 57 61%
 2 Bedroom 16 17%
 3+ Bedroom 20 22%
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 $53,843 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 91916 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 91916 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 91916 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 336 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 265 23%
 No Earnings 548 48%
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 336 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 265 23%
 No Earnings 548 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 439 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 94 18%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 78 14%
 High School Graduate 296 54%
 Associate's degree 41 8%
 Bachelor's degree 103 19%
 Master's degree 18 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 9 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 247 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 31 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 51 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 91916

ZIP Code 91916 is in the Mountain Empire Unf School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 91916.

Descanso Elementary
24842 Viejas Blvd
Descanso, CA 91916
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mountain Empire Unf School District

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