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ZIP Code 92688

Primary City:Rancho Santa Margarita, CA (View All Cities)
County: Orange County
Timezone: Pacific (11:21am)
Coordinates:33.63, -117.61
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 92688

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 92688. 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 92688. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 92688, 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:
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
Acceptable:
Rancho Sta Marg, Rcho Sta Marg, Rsm
Unacceptable:
Trabuco Canyon

Stats and Demographics for the 92688 ZIP Code

ZIP code 92688 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 92688 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 92688 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 43,792
Population Density 4,018 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,120
Median Home Value $474,800
Land Area 10.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,530
Median Household Income $98,821

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5831,8112,0391,8221,0561,2671,4181,7082,0852,0981,7101,048648345243180116134
Female1,4391,7781,8841,6671,0781,3541,5631,9652,3112,2881,7141,062798479334289228250
Total3,0223,5893,9233,4892,1342,6212,9813,6734,3964,3863,4242,1101,446824577469344384

Gender

 Male 21,311 49%
 Female 22,481 51%
Gender

Race

 White 33,351 76.2%
 Black Or African American 852 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 166 0.4%
 Asian 4,501 10.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 99 0.2%
 Other Race 2,642 6.0%
 Two Or More Races 2,181 5.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner621,1643,0373,6301,72959524472
Renter3001,2461,332961464253232209
Total3622,4104,3694,5912,193848476281

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,960 58%
 Single Guardian 2,374 15%
 Singles 3,276 21%
 Singles With Roommate 920 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,403 54%
 Households with Kids 7,127 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male281300360360366339364355387399389383430438426390371347288242
Female286274295305352329376332389384398363388351385390400280212204
Total567574655665718668740687776783787746818789811780771627500446

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 92688 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 92688 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 92688 real estate data, the median home value of $474,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 92688 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 92688 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 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 92688 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 43,790 100.0%
 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 2 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,979 62%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 554 3%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,997 31%
 Households Vacant 590 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 285 48%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 148 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 63 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 144 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,998 41%
 2 Bedroom 1,943 39%
 3+ Bedroom 836 17%
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 $98,821 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 92688 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. Most commuters in 92688 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 17,067 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,333 25%
 No Earnings 8,009 24%
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 17,067 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,333 25%
 No Earnings 8,009 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21,099 90.3%
 Public transportation 232 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 135 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 378 1.6%
 Worked at Home 1,527 6.5%
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 678 5%
 High School Graduate 5,130 38%
 Associate's degree 1,021 8%
 Bachelor's degree 4,316 32%
 Master's degree 1,716 13%
 Professional school degree 328 2%
 Doctorate degree 299 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,672 77.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,724 15.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 789 7.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 92688

ZIP Code 92688 is in the Capistrano Unf School District. There are 20 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 92688.

Arroyo Vista Elementary
23371 Arroyo Vista
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Capistrano Unf School District
Las Flores Elementary
25862 Antonio Parkway
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Capistrano Unf School District
Las Flores Middle School
25862 Antonio Parkway
Los Flores, CA 92688
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Capistrano Unf School District
Tijeras Creek Elementary
23072 Avenida Empresa
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Capistrano Unf School District
Arroyo Vista Middle School
23371 Arroyo Vista
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Capistrano Unf School District
Melinda Heights Elementary
21001 Rancho Trabuco
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saddleback Valley Unf School District
Trabuco Mesa Elementary
21301 Avenida De Los Flores
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saddleback Valley Unf School District
Cielo Vista Elementary
21811 Avenida De Los Fundadore
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saddleback Valley Unf School District
Tesoro High School
1 Tesoro Creek Rd
Las Flores, CA 92688
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Capistrano Unf School District
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate
21931 Alma Aldea
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Saddleback Valley Unf School District
Santa Margarita Catholic High School
22062 Antonio Pkwy
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Rancho Viejo Montessori School
29782 Avenida De Las Bandera
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Master'S Academy
30 Calle De Las Sonatas
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Kindercare Learning Centers # 1535
30062 Santa Margarita Pkwy
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori at the Park
21742 Buena Suerte
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kingdom Life Academy
30615 Avenida De Las Flores
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Johns Episcopal School
30382 Via Con Dios
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mission Hills Christian School
29582 Aventura
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Serra Catholic School
23652 Antonio Pkwy
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Rsm Montessori School
30075 Comercio
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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