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ZIP Code 93238

Primary City:Kernville, CA (View All Cities)
County: Kern County
Timezone: Pacific (4:28am)
Coordinates:35.73, -118.37
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93238

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 93238. 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 93238. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 93238, 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:
Kernville, CA
Unacceptable:
River Kern

Stats and Demographics for the 93238 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93238 is located in central California and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 93238 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93238 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,490
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,177
Median Home Value $240,500
Land Area 126.58 sq mi
Water Area 4.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 769
Median Household Income $58,480

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 55Female Median Age: 56

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male342327213316243239467872876143433722
Female294028212125302129546077816259543526
Total636355425441545368100138149168123102977248

Gender

 Male 738 50%
 Female 752 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,344 90.2%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 1.3%
 Asian 9 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 35 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 81 5.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner718399316312010126
Renter172926424622164
Total24476513520914211730

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 328 43%
 Single Guardian 88 11%
 Singles 301 39%
 Singles With Roommate 52 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 650 85%
 Households with Kids 119 15%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male64971963484753236646
Female6327101385459275134495
Total127111411221488131391283610101311

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93238 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 93238 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 93238 real estate data, the median home value of $240,500 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 93238. Rentals in 93238 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93238 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,482 99.5%
 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 8 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 233 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 334 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 202 17%
 Households Vacant 408 35%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 7.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.5%
 For Sale Only 31 7.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 288 70.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 53 13.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 52 22%
 2 Bedroom 103 44%
 3+ Bedroom 80 34%
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 $58,480 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 93238 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. Residents in ZIP code 93238 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 93238 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 93238 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 502 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 236 17%
 No Earnings 690 48%
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 502 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 236 17%
 No Earnings 690 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 358 56.0%
 Public transportation 40 6.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1 0.2%
 Worked at Home 240 37.6%
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 40 6%
 High School Graduate 385 56%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 202 30%
 Master's degree 57 8%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 132 63.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 9.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 56 26.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93238

ZIP Code 93238 is in the Hot Springs Elementary School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93238.

Johnsondale Elementary
13550 Sierra Way
Kernville, CA 93238
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hot Springs Elementary School District
Kernville Elementary
13550 Sierra Way
Kernville, CA 93238
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kernville Union Elementary School District

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