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ZIP Code 93309

Primary City:Bakersfield, CA (View All Cities)
County: Kern County
Timezone: Pacific (4:52pm)
Area code: 661 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.35, -119.06
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93309

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 93309. 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 93309. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 93309, 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 93309 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93309 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 93309 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 small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93309 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 58,409
Population Density 5,487 people per sq mi
Housing Units 23,542
Median Home Value $158,300
Land Area 10.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 21,654
Median Household Income $47,593

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,5062,2122,0682,2712,4242,4421,8701,6351,5361,6381,6441,5401,241932701532403326
Female2,4052,0412,0972,1882,7062,5312,0111,6581,6741,8921,9051,7521,4471,150925747687672
Total4,9114,2534,1654,4595,1304,9733,8813,2933,2103,5303,5493,2922,6882,0821,6261,2791,090998

Gender

 Male 27,921 48%
 Female 30,488 52%
Gender

Race

 White 34,791 59.6%
 Black Or African American 6,218 10.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 859 1.5%
 Asian 2,401 4.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 79 0.1%
 Other Race 11,166 19.1%
 Two Or More Races 2,895 5.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1809191,3822,1622,3811,7491,226448
Renter1,5963,2632,1551,8521,133563412233
Total1,7764,1823,5374,0143,5142,3121,638681

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,998 42%
 Single Guardian 5,423 25%
 Singles 5,681 26%
 Singles With Roommate 1,552 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 13,578 63%
 Households with Kids 8,076 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male508522484475437473413433456395444386430413458429481422481446
Female475500462468438405401398399409435411445397429408424443484509
Total9831,022946943875878814831855804879797875810887837905865965955

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93309 has a small 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 93309 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 93309 real estate data, the median home value of $158,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 93309 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 93309 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93309 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 57,886 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 22 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 63 0.1%
 Other Institutional 128 0.2%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 310 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,919 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,528 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,207 48%
 Households Vacant 1,888 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,062 56.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 42 2.2%
 For Sale Only 280 14.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 55 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 111 5.9%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 334 17.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 730 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,860 17%
 2 Bedroom 5,287 47%
 3+ Bedroom 3,354 30%
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 $47,593 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 93309 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 93309 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 17,121 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,632 25%
 No Earnings 17,122 37%
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 17,121 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,632 25%
 No Earnings 17,122 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 23,036 92.6%
 Public transportation 222 0.9%
 Taxicab 18 0.1%
 Motorcycle 75 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 743 3.0%
 Worked at Home 774 3.1%
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 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 3,196 19%
 High School Graduate 9,188 53%
 Associate's degree 1,534 9%
 Bachelor's degree 2,050 12%
 Master's degree 693 4%
 Professional school degree 437 3%
 Doctorate degree 149 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 10,762 83.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 612 4.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,476 11.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93309

ZIP Code 93309 is in the Bakersfield City School District. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93309.

Curran Middle School
1116 Lymric Way
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bakersfield City School District
Caroline Harris Elementary
4110 Garnsey Ln
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bakersfield City School District
Munsey Elementary
3801 Brave Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bakersfield City School District
Stine Elementary
4300 Wilson Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Panama-Buena Vista Union School District
Wayne Van Horn Elementary
5501 Kleinpell Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Panama-Buena Vista Union School District
Charles H. Castle Elementary
6001 Edgemont Dr
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Panama-Buena Vista Union School District
Stockdale Elementary
7801 Kroll Way
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Panama-Buena Vista Union School District
Louise Sandrini Elementary
4100 Alum Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Panama-Buena Vista Union School District
Laurelglen Elementary
2601 El Portal Dr
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Panama-Buena Vista Union School District
Quailwood Elementary
7301 Remington Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fruitvale Elementary School District
Fred L. Thompson Junior High School
4200 Planz Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Panama-Buena Vista Union School District
O. J. Actis Junior High School
2400 Westholme Blvd
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Panama-Buena Vista Union School District
West High School
1200 New Stine Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kern Union High School District
Kern Workforce 2000 Academy
5801 Sundale Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kern Union High School District
Stockdale Christian Schools
4901 California Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Valley Achievement Center
7300 Ming Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Little Red School House
4601 California Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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