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ZIP Code 92122

Primary City:San Diego, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: University City
County: San Diego County
Timezone: Pacific (11:57am)
Area code: 619 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.86, -117.20
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 92122

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 92122. 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 92122. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 92122, 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 92122 ZIP Code

ZIP code 92122 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 92122 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely 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 92122 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 43,728
Population Density 2,745 people per sq mi
Housing Units 21,058
Median Home Value $576,200
Land Area 15.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 19,725
Median Household Income $65,871

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9736926317314,7852,8562,3591,5611,0911,009957828822599511426387401
Female9956645726844,9942,5672,0001,4081,0101,0411,037991944781639597526659
Total1,9681,3561,2031,4159,7795,4234,3592,9692,1012,0501,9941,8191,7661,3801,1501,0239131,060

Gender

 Male 21,619 49%
 Female 22,109 51%
Gender

Race

 White 26,038 59.5%
 Black Or African American 684 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 83 0.2%
 Asian 13,626 31.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 81 0.2%
 Other Race 1,387 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,829 4.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1476019161,3201,3551,139885390
Renter3,3134,4932,0581,082774427459366
Total3,4605,0942,9742,4022,1291,5661,344756

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,138 36%
 Single Guardian 1,707 9%
 Singles 6,304 32%
 Singles With Roommate 4,576 23%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 16,393 83%
 Households with Kids 3,332 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male207187184154153148136146109118123125131134121113115125257804
Female20919618216614414410613813211911011211611588112121115248994
Total4163833663202972922422842412372332372472492092252362405051,798

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 92122 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 92122 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 92122 real estate data, the median home value of $576,200 is extremely high 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 92122. Rentals in 92122 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 92122 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 43,371 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 318 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 39 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,795 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,958 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 12,972 62%
 Households Vacant 1,333 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 599 44.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 58 4.4%
 For Sale Only 95 7.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 407 30.5%
 For Migrant Workers 5 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 140 10.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 166 1%
 1 Bedroom 4,643 35%
 2 Bedroom 6,352 48%
 3+ Bedroom 1,974 15%
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 $65,871 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 92122 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. Residents in ZIP code 92122 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 92122 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 15,149 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,239 28%
 No Earnings 13,864 34%
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 15,149 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,239 28%
 No Earnings 13,864 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,982 83.8%
 Public transportation 1,778 7.9%
 Taxicab 18 0.1%
 Motorcycle 87 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 709 3.1%
 Worked at Home 1,069 4.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 92122 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 303 2%
 High School Graduate 2,702 19%
 Associate's degree 646 4%
 Bachelor's degree 4,450 31%
 Master's degree 2,957 21%
 Professional school degree 1,049 7%
 Doctorate degree 2,296 16%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,708 62.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,274 29.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 382 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 92122

ZIP Code 92122 is in the San Diego Unf School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 92122.

Curie Elementary
4080 Governor Dr
San Diego, CA 92122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Diego Unf School District
Doyle Elementary
3950 Berino Court
San Diego, CA 92122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Diego Unf School District
Spreckels Elementary
6033 Stadium St
San Diego, CA 92122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Diego Unf School District
Standley Middle School
6298 Radcliffe Dr
San Diego, CA 92122
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: San Diego Unf School District
University City High School
6949 Genesee Ave
San Diego, CA 92122
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Diego Unf School District
Mission Bay Montessori Academy
2640 Soderblom Ave
San Diego, CA 92122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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