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ZIP Code 92626

Primary City:Costa Mesa, CA (View All Cities)
County: Orange County
Timezone: Pacific (2:18am)
Area code: 714 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.68, -117.90
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 92626

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 92626. 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 92626. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 92626, 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:
Costa Mesa, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 92626 ZIP Code

ZIP code 92626 is located in south 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 92626 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 large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 92626 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 49,341
Population Density 5,128 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,641
Median Home Value $601,000
Land Area 9.62 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,535
Median Household Income $77,127

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4571,2761,2831,6102,4712,6632,1541,8981,8371,7831,6611,3271,003751568465330249
Female1,3821,1581,1891,6902,4142,4042,0191,7151,7451,7171,6371,3931,063887657566462457
Total2,8392,4342,4723,3004,8855,0674,1733,6133,5823,5003,2982,7202,0661,6381,2251,031792706

Gender

 Male 24,786 50%
 Female 24,555 50%
Gender

Race

 White 33,740 68.4%
 Black Or African American 964 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 296 0.6%
 Asian 6,433 13.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 286 0.6%
 Other Race 5,158 10.5%
 Two Or More Races 2,464 5.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner555391,4521,8881,7581,2801,012347
Renter1,3263,5472,1821,66793435213858
Total1,3814,0863,6343,5552,6921,6321,150405

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,120 44%
 Single Guardian 2,855 15%
 Singles 4,882 26%
 Singles With Roommate 2,678 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 13,431 72%
 Households with Kids 5,104 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male299278275299250261259245261270278262233240267287284316456538
Female295233287277245245211231226244221250258216244247275390534492
Total5945115625764955064704764875144995124914565115345597069901,030

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 92626 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 92626 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 92626 real estate data, the median home value of $601,000 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 92626. Rentals in 92626 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 92626 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 47,722 96.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 48 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 455 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 715 1.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 401 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,481 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,850 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 10,204 52%
 Households Vacant 1,106 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 849 77%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 1%
 For Sale Only 55 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 84 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 75 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 480 5%
 1 Bedroom 3,156 31%
 2 Bedroom 4,680 46%
 3+ Bedroom 1,861 18%
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 $77,127 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 92626 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. More commuters in 92626 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 19,694 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,161 26%
 No Earnings 12,308 29%
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 19,694 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,161 26%
 No Earnings 12,308 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 23,894 86.2%
 Public transportation 574 2.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 113 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,410 5.1%
 Worked at Home 1,715 6.2%
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 2,076 11%
 High School Graduate 6,434 36%
 Associate's degree 1,801 10%
 Bachelor's degree 5,414 30%
 Master's degree 1,484 8%
 Professional school degree 658 4%
 Doctorate degree 207 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,641 69.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,718 21.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 736 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 92626

ZIP Code 92626 is in the Sbc - Pacific Technology School District. There are 20 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 92626.

Pacific Tech School Santa Ana
102 Baker St East
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Sbc - Pacific Technology School District
Occs:chep/Pchs
2910 Redhill Ave
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Orange County Department of Education School District
California Elementary
3232 California Ave
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newport-Mesa Unf School District
College Park Elementary
2380 Notre Dame Rd
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newport-Mesa Unf School District
Killybrooke Elementary
3155 Killybrooke Ln
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newport-Mesa Unf School District
Paularino Elementary
1060 Paularino Ave
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newport-Mesa Unf School District
Sonora Elementary
966 Sonora Rd
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newport-Mesa Unf School District
Maude B. Davis Elementary
1050 Arlington Dr
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newport-Mesa Unf School District
Adams Elementary
2850 Club House Rd
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newport-Mesa Unf School District
Coastline Rop
1001 Presidio Square
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Coastline Rop School District
Costa Mesa High School
2650 Fairview Rd
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Newport-Mesa Unf School District
Charles W. Tewinkle Middle School
3224 California Ave
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Newport-Mesa Unf School District
Early College High School
2990 Mesa Verde Dr
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Newport-Mesa Unf School District
St John the Baptist Catholic School
1021 Baker St
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori Harbor Mesa School
3025 Deodar Ave
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Christian Montessori School-Costa Mesa
2950 McClintock Way
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kline School
1620 Adams Ave
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mariners Christian School
300 Fischer Ave
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori Christian School
2980 McClintock Way Ste H
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Giant Step Learning Center
758 Saint Clair St
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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