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ZIP Code 92120

Primary City:San Diego, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Allied Gardens
County: San Diego County
Timezone: Pacific (1:14pm)
Area code: 619 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.80, -117.07
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 92120

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 92120. 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 92120. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 92120, 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:
San Diego, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 92120 ZIP Code

ZIP code 92120 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 92120 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 92120 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,317
Population Density 3,954 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,411
Median Home Value $455,800
Land Area 6.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,971
Median Household Income $81,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male646633681673961921765851837891933859733551475497414365
Female6656276486361,021828787802896953984927869705630593552508
Total1,3111,2601,3291,3091,9821,7491,5521,6531,7331,8441,9171,7861,6021,2561,1051,090966873

Gender

 Male 12,686 48%
 Female 13,631 52%
Gender

Race

 White 21,153 80.4%
 Black Or African American 985 3.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 141 0.5%
 Asian 1,658 6.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 83 0.3%
 Other Race 1,009 3.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,288 4.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner605631,1051,5531,5731,2751,298590
Renter5058066034723301237639
Total5651,3691,7082,0251,9031,3981,374629

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,443 50%
 Single Guardian 1,471 13%
 Singles 2,780 25%
 Singles With Roommate 1,277 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,254 75%
 Households with Kids 2,717 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male133142127110120123130130130128139148139127140135131120147177
Female126148142122128133127105134105119158124142117113137134135231
Total259290269232248256257235264233258306263269257248268254282408

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 92120 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 92120 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 92120 real estate data, the median home value of $455,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 92120. Rentals in 92120 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 92120 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,266 99.8%
 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 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 51 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,498 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,519 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,954 26%
 Households Vacant 440 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 140 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 100 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 61 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 110 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 150 5%
 1 Bedroom 546 18%
 2 Bedroom 1,113 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,206 40%
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 $81,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 92120 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. More commuters in 92120 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 8,046 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,552 26%
 No Earnings 7,599 36%
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 8,046 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,552 26%
 No Earnings 7,599 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,293 89%
 Public transportation 266 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 134 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 238 2%
 Worked at Home 622 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 92120 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 324 4%
 High School Graduate 3,928 44%
 Associate's degree 719 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,256 25%
 Master's degree 955 11%
 Professional school degree 554 6%
 Doctorate degree 254 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,523 70%
 Enrolled in Private School 840 23%
 Not Enrolled in School 237 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 92120

ZIP Code 92120 is in the Mountain Empire Unf School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 92120.

Academy of Arts and Sciences: El Cajon Middle and
4560 Alvarado Canyon Rd
San Diego, CA 92120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mountain Empire Unf School District
Academy of Arts and Sciences: El Cajon Elementary
4560 Alvarado Canyon Rd
San Diego, CA 92120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mountain Empire Unf School District
Dailard Elementary
6425 Cibola Rd
San Diego, CA 92120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Diego Unf School District
Foster Elementary
6550 51st St
San Diego, CA 92120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Diego Unf School District
Hearst Elementary
6230 Del Cerro Blvd
San Diego, CA 92120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Diego Unf School District
Lewis Middle School
5170 Greenbrier Ave
San Diego, CA 92120
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: San Diego Unf School District
Marvin Elementary
5720 Brunswick Ave
San Diego, CA 92120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Diego Unf School District
Henry High School
6702 Wandermere Dr
San Diego, CA 92120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Diego Unf School District
St Therese Academy
6046 Camino Rico
San Diego, CA 92120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Excelsior Academy
7202 Princess View Dr
San Diego, CA 92120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Sam & Rose Stein Education Center
6145 Decena Dr
San Diego, CA 92120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Stein Education Center
6145 Decena Dr
San Diego, CA 92120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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