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ZIP Code 92081

Primary City:Vista, CA (View All Cities)
County: San Diego County
Timezone: Pacific (1:59pm)
Area code: 760 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.16, -117.25
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 92081

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 92081. 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 92081. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 92081, 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:
Vista, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 92081 ZIP Code

ZIP code 92081 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 92081 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 92081 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,404
Population Density 3,095 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,840
Median Home Value $390,700
Land Area 8.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,239
Median Household Income $54,448

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8577527779201,4061,3631,0148779381,0101,007755639369273255222229
Female8517387878601,2221,1369188049441,0521,071877666481348349317320
Total1,7081,4901,5641,7802,6282,4991,9321,6811,8822,0622,0781,6321,305850621604539549

Gender

 Male 13,663 50%
 Female 13,741 50%
Gender

Race

 White 19,760 72.1%
 Black Or African American 995 3.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 179 0.7%
 Asian 1,938 7.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 137 0.5%
 Other Race 2,870 10.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,525 5.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner314459181,4531,279734654303
Renter7231,3818788103991366728
Total7541,8261,7962,2631,678870721331

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,263 51%
 Single Guardian 1,661 16%
 Singles 2,371 23%
 Singles With Roommate 944 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,876 67%
 Households with Kids 3,363 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male176179174148164149143130166120179128162188177167183196197232
Female185152174139144148146151149150155148159175151158177140234219
Total361331348287308297289281315270334276321363328325360336431451

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 92081 has a small 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 92081 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 92081 real estate data, the median home value of $390,700 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 92081 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 92081 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 92081 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,380 96.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 727 2.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 294 1.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,640 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,177 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,422 41%
 Households Vacant 601 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 364 61%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 3%
 For Sale Only 90 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 79 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 50 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,777 36%
 2 Bedroom 2,036 42%
 3+ Bedroom 1,035 21%
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 $54,448 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 92081 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. 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 92081 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 8,681 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,201 22%
 No Earnings 9,417 40%
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 8,681 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,201 22%
 No Earnings 9,417 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,957 91.3%
 Public transportation 267 2.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 32 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 101 0.8%
 Worked at Home 650 5.4%
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 784 8%
 High School Graduate 4,058 42%
 Associate's degree 1,703 18%
 Bachelor's degree 2,281 24%
 Master's degree 548 6%
 Professional school degree 232 2%
 Doctorate degree 94 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,196 78.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 402 9.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 459 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 92081

ZIP Code 92081 is in the Mountain Empire Unf School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 92081.

Mountain Peak Charter
3220 Executive Ridge
Vista, CA 92081
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mountain Empire Unf School District
Joli Ann Leichtag Elementary
653 Poinsettia Ave
Vista, CA 92081
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Marcos Unf School District
Rancho Buena Vista High School
1601 Longhorn Dr
Vista, CA 92081
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vista Unf School District
West Coast Baptist School
1525 Buena Vista Dr
Vista, CA 92081
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Halstrom High School
380 S Melrose Dr Ste 416
Vista, CA 92081
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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