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ZIP Code 92056

Primary City:Oceanside, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Mira Costa
County: San Diego County
Timezone: Pacific (8:05pm)
Area code: 760 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.20, -117.29
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 92056

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 92056. 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 92056. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 92056, 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:
Oceanside, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 92056 ZIP Code

ZIP code 92056 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 92056 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 92056 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 51,835
Population Density 4,176 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,128
Median Home Value $353,100
Land Area 12.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 19,175
Median Household Income $64,033

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,6161,5051,6211,7732,2421,9321,6091,4771,5271,8371,7831,5031,280834682702599624
Female1,5201,4721,5511,7582,0061,7861,5531,4811,6691,8601,9131,6881,4941,181907963929958
Total3,1362,9773,1723,5314,2483,7183,1622,9583,1963,6973,6963,1912,7742,0151,5891,6651,5281,582

Gender

 Male 25,146 49%
 Female 26,689 51%
Gender

Race

 White 36,886 71.2%
 Black Or African American 1,874 3.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 356 0.7%
 Asian 3,327 6.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 557 1.1%
 Other Race 6,027 11.6%
 Two Or More Races 2,808 5.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner808771,7282,9022,5521,7861,822923
Renter1,0011,6551,142955797393334228
Total1,0812,5322,8703,8573,3492,1792,1561,151

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 10,349 54%
 Single Guardian 2,828 15%
 Singles 4,578 24%
 Singles With Roommate 1,420 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 13,134 68%
 Households with Kids 6,041 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male328323325327316285308282314294313326341347351342337357386413
Female307300287275275330290285292305316302318310322348326339423416
Total635623612602591615598567606599629628659657673690663696809829

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 92056 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 92056 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 92056 real estate data, the median home value of $353,100 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 92056 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 92056 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 92056 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 51,688 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 11 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 87 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 49 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,610 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,060 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,505 32%
 Households Vacant 953 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 389 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 25 3%
 For Sale Only 206 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 58 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 113 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 162 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 206 3%
 1 Bedroom 998 15%
 2 Bedroom 2,942 45%
 3+ Bedroom 2,376 36%
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 $64,033 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 92056 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 92056 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 15,793 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,595 25%
 No Earnings 15,908 38%
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 15,793 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,595 25%
 No Earnings 15,908 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21,326 90.9%
 Public transportation 326 1.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 158 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 349 1.5%
 Worked at Home 1,293 5.5%
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 1,719 10%
 High School Graduate 8,005 47%
 Associate's degree 2,218 13%
 Bachelor's degree 3,389 20%
 Master's degree 1,179 7%
 Professional school degree 465 3%
 Doctorate degree 197 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,803 81.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 759 7.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 987 10.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 92056

ZIP Code 92056 is in the Mountain Empire Unf School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 92056.

San Diego Neighborhood Homeschools
3548 Seagate Way
Oceanside, CA 92056
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mountain Empire Unf School District
Pacific View Charter
3670 Ocean Ranch Blvd
Oceanside, CA 92056
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Oceanside Unf School District
Christa Mcauliffe Elementary
3701 Kelton Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oceanside Unf School District
Coastal Academy
4183 Avenida De La Plata
Oceanside, CA 92056
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oceanside Unf School District
Mission Meadows Elementary
5657 Spur Ave
Oceanside, CA 92056
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vista Unf School District
Madison Middle School
4930 Lake Blvd
Oceanside, CA 92056
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Vista Unf School District
Lake Elementary
4950 Lake Blvd
Oceanside, CA 92056
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vista Unf School District
Empresa Elementary
4850 Avenida Empresa
Oceanside, CA 92056
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vista Unf School District
Temple Heights Elementary
1550 Temple Heights Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vista Unf School District
Ocean Shores High (continuation)
3131 Oceanside Blvd
Oceanside, CA 92056
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oceanside Unf School District
Siatech
2611 Temple Heights Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vista Unf School District
Montessori School of Oceanside
3525 Cannon Rd
Oceanside, CA 92056
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori School of Oceanside # 2
4760 Oceanside Blvd Ste B10
Oceanside, CA 92056
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Gec Christian Academy
1985 Peacock Blvd
Oceanside, CA 92056
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
New Venture Christian Schools
4000 Mystra Way
Oceanside, CA 92056
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
La Petite Academy
4179 Avenida De La Plata
Oceanside, CA 92056
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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