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ZIP Code 93420

Primary City:Arroyo Grande, CA (View All Cities)
County: San Luis Obispo County
Timezone: Pacific (12:32pm)
Area code: 805 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.1, -120.4
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93420

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 93420. 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 93420. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 93420, 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:
Arroyo Grande, CA
Unacceptable:
Halcyon, Pismo Beach

Stats and Demographics for the 93420 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93420 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 93420 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93420 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,413
Population Density 152 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,444
Median Home Value $531,700
Land Area 187.36 sq mi
Water Area 1.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,428
Median Household Income $67,035

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6808069569126696786197138031,0081,1341,1611,104776594487378331
Female6387088928276096676657258211,0681,3261,2991,192891693554484545
Total1,3181,5141,8481,7391,2781,3451,2841,4381,6242,0762,4602,4602,2961,6671,2871,041862876

Gender

 Male 13,809 49%
 Female 14,604 51%
Gender

Race

 White 24,562 86.4%
 Black Or African American 218 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 220 0.8%
 Asian 893 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 22 0.1%
 Other Race 1,284 4.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,214 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner173088261,6762,1171,4911,072434
Renter206700666689560270218178
Total2231,0081,4922,3652,6771,7611,290612

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,498 57%
 Single Guardian 1,380 12%
 Singles 2,820 25%
 Singles With Roommate 730 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,245 72%
 Households with Kids 3,183 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male126137154154148145168174171202191184183196189207190193133142
Female119132140137139129135145160175179177176185178181179160129114
Total245269294291287274303319331377370361359381367388369353262256

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93420 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 93420 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 93420 real estate data, the median home value of $531,700 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 93420. Rentals in 93420 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93420 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,231 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 106 0.4%
 Other Institutional 6 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 70 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,471 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,470 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,487 28%
 Households Vacant 1,016 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 133 13.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 2.0%
 For Sale Only 143 14.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 45 4.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 472 46.5%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 200 19.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 39 1%
 1 Bedroom 766 21%
 2 Bedroom 1,345 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,519 41%
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 $67,035 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 93420 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 93420 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 8,953 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,618 26%
 No Earnings 9,701 38%
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 8,953 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,618 26%
 No Earnings 9,701 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,072 87.5%
 Public transportation 83 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 778 5.6%
 Worked at Home 847 6.1%
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 633 6%
 High School Graduate 5,074 48%
 Associate's degree 949 9%
 Bachelor's degree 2,270 22%
 Master's degree 886 8%
 Professional school degree 366 3%
 Doctorate degree 291 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,189 76.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 939 17.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 337 6.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93420

ZIP Code 93420 is in the Lucia Mar Unf School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93420.

Branch Elementary
970 School Rd
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lucia Mar Unf School District
Harloe Elementary
901 Fair Oaks Ave
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lucia Mar Unf School District
Ocean View Elementary
1208 Linda Dr
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lucia Mar Unf School District
Santa Lucia Rop
602 Orchard St
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Santa Lucia Rop School District
Arroyo Grande High School
495 Valley Rd
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lucia Mar Unf School District
Lopez Continuation High School
1055 Mesa View Dr
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lucia Mar Unf School District
Paulding Middle School
600 Crown Hill St
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Lucia Mar Unf School District
Mesa Middle School
2555 Halcyon Rd
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Lucia Mar Unf School District
St Patricks Catholic School
900 W Branch St
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Highland Preparatory School
1285 Poplar St
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Arroyo Grande Montessori School
216 Oak St
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Valley View Adventist Academy
230 Vernon St
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Coastal Christian School
1220 Farroll Ave
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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