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ZIP Code 93305

Primary City:Bakersfield, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Downtown
County: Kern County
Timezone: Pacific (11:47am)
Area code: 661 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.39, -118.99
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93305

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 93305. 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 93305. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 93305, 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:
Bakersfield, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 93305 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93305 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 93305 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93305 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,601
Population Density 6,336 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,964
Median Home Value $108,100
Land Area 5.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,713
Median Household Income $31,179

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 27

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,1341,8071,6151,9181,6661,5321,2761,1411,1261,1321,056814622430283216141133
Female2,0961,7811,5091,6631,5401,4921,2891,1421,0571,0891,040765603450310262229242
Total4,2303,5883,1243,5813,2063,0242,5652,2832,1832,2212,0961,5791,225880593478370375

Gender

 Male 19,042 51%
 Female 18,559 49%
Gender

Race

 White 18,397 48.9%
 Black Or African American 2,241 6.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 977 2.6%
 Asian 336 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 27 0.1%
 Other Race 13,794 36.7%
 Two Or More Races 1,829 4.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner754096901,023909608395194
Renter7831,8011,4331,24165929614849
Total8582,2102,1232,2641,568904543243

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,347 41%
 Single Guardian 3,653 34%
 Singles 2,024 19%
 Singles With Roommate 689 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,230 49%
 Households with Kids 5,483 51%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male408464399403393375369327343313319327300356391378393382374329
Female411471420374395364349345328282302338284303316322343340342315
Total819935819777788739718672671595621665584659707700736722716644

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93305 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 93305 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1940s. Looking at 93305 real estate data, the median home value of $108,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 93305 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 93305 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93305 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,363 96.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 74 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 158 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 138 0.4%
 Other Institutional 18 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 850 2.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,227 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,076 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,410 54%
 Households Vacant 1,251 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 630 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 1%
 For Sale Only 149 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 45 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 386 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 204 3%
 1 Bedroom 959 15%
 2 Bedroom 3,217 49%
 3+ Bedroom 2,167 33%
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 $31,179 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 93305 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 93305 can expect to fall in that range. 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 6,861 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,646 30%
 No Earnings 11,021 43%
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 6,861 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,646 30%
 No Earnings 11,021 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,756 87.5%
 Public transportation 372 3.3%
 Taxicab 29 0.3%
 Motorcycle 9 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 742 6.7%
 Worked at Home 242 2.2%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 4,282 42.9%
 High School Graduate 4,453 44.6%
 Associate's degree 377 3.8%
 Bachelor's degree 590 5.9%
 Master's degree 143 1.4%
 Professional school degree 116 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 24 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,456 83.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 263 2.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,468 14.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93305

ZIP Code 93305 is in the Bakersfield City School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93305.

College Heights Elementary
2551 Sunny Ln
Bakersfield, CA 93305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bakersfield City School District
Jefferson Elementary
816 Lincoln St
Bakersfield, CA 93305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bakersfield City School District
Longfellow Elementary
1900 Stockton St
Bakersfield, CA 93305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bakersfield City School District
Myra A. Noble Elementary
1015 Noble Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bakersfield City School District
Washington Middle School
1101 Noble Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93305
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bakersfield City School District
Williams Elementary
1201 Williams St
Bakersfield, CA 93305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bakersfield City School District
Bessie E. Owens Intermediate
815 Eureka St
Bakersfield, CA 93305
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bakersfield City School District
Garces Memorial High School
2800 Loma Linda Dr
Bakersfield, CA 93305
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Our Lady of Perpetual Help School
124 Columbus St
Bakersfield, CA 93305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Carden School of Bakersfield
714 Columbus St # a
Bakersfield, CA 93305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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