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ZIP Code 93516

Primary City:Boron, CA (View All Cities)
County: Kern County
Timezone: Pacific (10:57pm)
Coordinates:35.0, -117.6
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93516

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 93516. 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 93516. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 93516, 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:
Boron, CA
Unacceptable:
Desert Lake, Four Corners, Kramer Junction

Stats and Demographics for the 93516 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93516 is located in southeast 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 93516 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93516 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,299
Population Density 119 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,233
Median Home Value $70,400
Land Area 19.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 910
Median Household Income $35,872

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male90738810067596462588810789974635421110
Female7786105635958595470988965774341302217
Total1671591931631261171231161281861961541748976723327

Gender

 Male 1,186 52%
 Female 1,113 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,787 77.7%
 Black Or African American 164 7.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 2.1%
 Asian 47 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.2%
 Other Race 142 6.2%
 Two Or More Races 106 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner72862114134836421
Renter2282691007234162
Total291101312142061178023

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 373 41%
 Single Guardian 188 21%
 Singles 299 33%
 Singles With Roommate 50 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 610 67%
 Households with Kids 300 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male171620211813101715202491520282422151113
Female2315111616221615171925202318151114111215
Total4031313734352632323949293838433536262328

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93516 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 93516 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 93516 real estate data, the median home value of $70,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 93516 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93516 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,299 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 265 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 248 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 397 32%
 Households Vacant 323 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 180 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 18 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 87 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 31 8%
 1 Bedroom 28 8%
 2 Bedroom 63 17%
 3+ Bedroom 244 67%
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 $35,872 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 93516 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 93516 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 93516 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 327 18%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 326 18%
 No Earnings 1,135 63%
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 327 18%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 326 18%
 No Earnings 1,135 63%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 416 81%
 Public transportation 6 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 93 18%
 Worked at Home 0 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. 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 203 29%
 High School Graduate 377 53%
 Associate's degree 44 6%
 Bachelor's degree 55 8%
 Master's degree 31 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 516 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 26 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 46 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93516

ZIP Code 93516 is in the Muroc Joint Unf School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93516.

West Boron Elementary
12300 Del Oro St
Boron, CA 93516
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Muroc Joint Unf School District
Boron Junior-Senior High School
26831 Prospect St
Boron, CA 93516
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Muroc Joint Unf School District

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