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ZIP Code 93268

Primary City:Taft, CA (View All Cities)
County: Kern County
Timezone: Pacific (6:26am)
Coordinates:35.2, -119.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93268

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 93268. 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 93268. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 93268, 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:
Taft, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 93268 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93268 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 slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 93268 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 parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93268 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,897
Population Density 403 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,040
Median Home Value $123,000
Land Area 41.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,309
Median Household Income $45,024

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7666446428628957506145625725575324453372691871177551
Female713607657740648521498490496485480428355295205158117127
Total1,4791,2511,2991,6021,5431,2711,1121,0521,0681,0421,012873692564392275192178

Gender

 Male 8,877 53%
 Female 8,020 47%
Gender

Race

 White 12,347 73.1%
 Black Or African American 213 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 375 2.2%
 Asian 134 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 114 0.7%
 Other Race 3,080 18.2%
 Two Or More Races 634 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner54305481679644482259110
Renter3325684784072611478022
Total3868739591,086905629339132

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,598 49%
 Single Guardian 1,243 23%
 Singles 1,133 21%
 Singles With Roommate 335 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,016 57%
 Households with Kids 2,293 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male158127170145145128116130125135130121134122140156165195206202
Female147163144130112126129118122127137125141127158125143139175131
Total305290314275257254245248247262267246275249298281308334381333

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93268 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 93268 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 93268 real estate data, the median home value of $123,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 93268 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 93268 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93268 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,152 95.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 481 2.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 123 0.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 141 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,030 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 984 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,295 38%
 Households Vacant 731 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 221 30.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 3.6%
 For Sale Only 92 12.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 48 6.6%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 319 43.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 53 2%
 1 Bedroom 413 15%
 2 Bedroom 827 30%
 3+ Bedroom 1,427 52%
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 $45,024 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 93268 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 93268 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 93268 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 4,078 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,294 26%
 No Earnings 5,308 42%
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 4,078 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,294 26%
 No Earnings 5,308 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,749 93.0%
 Public transportation 26 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 38 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 283 4.6%
 Worked at Home 83 1.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,417 27.6%
 High School Graduate 2,910 56.8%
 Associate's degree 369 7.2%
 Bachelor's degree 220 4.3%
 Master's degree 198 3.9%
 Professional school degree 11 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,396 87.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 24 0.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 471 12.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93268

ZIP Code 93268 is in the Taft City School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93268.

Conley Elementary
623 Rose Ave
Taft, CA 93268
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Taft City School District
Lincoln Junior High School
810 Sixth St
Taft, CA 93268
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Taft City School District
Parkview Elementary
520 a St
Taft, CA 93268
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Taft City School District
Roosevelt Elementary
811 Sixth St
Taft, CA 93268
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Taft City School District
Taft Primary
212 Lucard St
Taft, CA 93268
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Taft City School District
Jefferson Elementary
318 Taylor St
Taft, CA 93268
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Taft City School District
Taft Community Day
623 Rose Ave
Taft, CA 93268
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Taft City School District
West Side Rop
515 Ninth St
Taft, CA 93268
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Side Rop School District
Buena Vista High (continuation)
900 North 10th St
Taft, CA 93268
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Taft Union High School District
Taft Union High School
1 Wildcat Way
Taft, CA 93268
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Taft Union High School District

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