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ZIP Code 93405

Primary City:San Luis Obispo, CA (View All Cities)
County: San Luis Obispo County
Timezone: Pacific (12:36am)
Area code: 805 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.3, -120.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93405

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 93405. 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 93405. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 93405, 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:
San Luis Obispo, CA
Acceptable:
Sn Luis Obisp

Stats and Demographics for the 93405 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93405 is located in south 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 93405 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93405 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,440
Population Density 404 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,346
Median Home Value $564,100
Land Area 87.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,647
Median Household Income $40,697

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 23Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 22

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3093083413,8136,5041,7121,3041,2061,4071,4381,219921616383245187164213
Female2873152883,2714,159622330352346420462486428311238207232396
Total5966236297,08410,6632,3341,6341,5581,7531,8581,6811,4071,044694483394396609

Gender

 Male 22,290 63%
 Female 13,150 37%
Gender

Race

 White 27,153 76.6%
 Black Or African American 2,892 8.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 210 0.6%
 Asian 2,244 6.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 47 0.1%
 Other Race 1,532 4.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,362 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner80175346615823530436240
Renter3,2808303463312318889207
Total3,3601,0056929461,054618525447

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,517 29%
 Single Guardian 757 9%
 Singles 2,355 27%
 Singles With Roommate 3,018 35%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,371 85%
 Households with Kids 1,276 15%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male605770666564636749716969627078931541,2602,2281,977
Female5361665768607255605450616558591001011,2331,7781,592
Total1131181361231331241351221091251191301271281371932552,4934,0063,569

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93405 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes, universities and military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 93405 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 93405 real estate data, the median home value of $564,100 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 93405. Rentals in 93405 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93405 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,299 60.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 6,915 19.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 128 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 66 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 6,836 19.3%
 Military Quarters 86 0.2%
 Other Noninstitutional 110 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,093 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,152 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,402 58%
 Households Vacant 699 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 440 62.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2.3%
 For Sale Only 47 6.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 98 14.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 77 11.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 362 7%
 1 Bedroom 1,028 21%
 2 Bedroom 1,868 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,677 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 $40,697 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 93405 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. 93405 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 93405 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 4,483 14%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 14,298 45%
 No Earnings 12,830 41%
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 4,483 14%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 14,298 45%
 No Earnings 12,830 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,589 70.5%
 Public transportation 380 3.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 28 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,122 19.7%
 Worked at Home 642 6.0%
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 2,149 22%
 High School Graduate 4,147 43%
 Associate's degree 689 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,504 16%
 Master's degree 501 5%
 Professional school degree 279 3%
 Doctorate degree 337 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,670 79.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 228 10.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 210 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93405

ZIP Code 93405 is in the San Luis Obispo County Office of Education School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93405.

San Luis Obispo County Juvenile Court
3350 Education Dr
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: San Luis Obispo County Office of Education School District
San Luis County Special Education
3350 Education Dr
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: San Luis Obispo County Office of Education School District
San Luis Obispo County Community
3350 Education Dr
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: San Luis Obispo County Office of Education School District
Bellevue-Santa Fe Charter
1401 San Luis Bay Dr
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Luis Coastal Unf School District
Bishop'S Peak Elementary
451 Jaycee Dr
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Luis Coastal Unf School District
Pacheco Elementary
261 Cuesta Dr
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Luis Coastal Unf School District
Smith (C. L.) Elementary
1375 Balboa St
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Luis Coastal Unf School District
Teach Elementary
451 Jaycee Dr
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: San Luis Coastal Unf School District
Laguna Middle School
11050 Los Osos Valley Rd
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: San Luis Coastal Unf School District
Pacific Beach High School
11950 Los Osos Valley Rd
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Luis Coastal Unf School District
Grizzly Challenge Charter
Camp San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Luis Obispo County Office of Education School District
The Laureate School
880 Laureate Ln
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Slo Christian Academy
51 W Foothill Blvd
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
San Luis Obispo Christian School
525 Cerro Romauldo Ave
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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