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ZIP Code 93555

Primary City:Ridgecrest, CA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Pacific (10:26am)
Coordinates:35.6, -117.7
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93555

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 93555. 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 93555. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 93555, 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:
Ridgecrest, CA
Unacceptable:
China Lake, China Lake Nwc

Stats and Demographics for the 93555 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93555 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 slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 93555 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93555 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,560
Population Density 399 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,147
Median Home Value $181,900
Land Area 81.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.46 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,789
Median Household Income $61,221

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2271,1631,1821,2871,0881,2741,0588529261,2131,1911,034887644536390247173
Female1,2771,1201,1211,1329841,1169868719451,1861,1631,035916692576404340324
Total2,5042,2832,3032,4192,0722,3902,0441,7231,8712,3992,3542,0691,8031,3361,112794587497

Gender

 Male 16,372 50%
 Female 16,188 50%
Gender

Race

 White 25,722 79.0%
 Black Or African American 1,193 3.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 409 1.3%
 Asian 1,278 3.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 161 0.5%
 Other Race 2,020 6.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,777 5.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1258071,0441,9261,8541,343803268
Renter5791,36290981446125415783
Total7042,1691,9532,7402,3151,597960351

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,336 50%
 Single Guardian 2,239 18%
 Singles 3,484 27%
 Singles With Roommate 730 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,345 65%
 Households with Kids 4,444 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male240258226243248238236213228236250215222259233253295267239212
Female265245272236250210226212222221211238239212229245241212205194
Total505503498479498448462425450457461453461471462498536479444406

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93555 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and military bases nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 93555 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 93555 real estate data, the median home value of $181,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 93555 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93555 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,364 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 87 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 100 0.3%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,459 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,711 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,619 33%
 Households Vacant 1,358 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 457 33.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 62 4.6%
 For Sale Only 218 16.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 51 3.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 210 15.5%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 358 26.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 103 2%
 1 Bedroom 556 11%
 2 Bedroom 1,684 35%
 3+ Bedroom 2,499 52%
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 $61,221 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 93555 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 10,179 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,441 22%
 No Earnings 9,231 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 10,179 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,441 22%
 No Earnings 9,231 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,978 92.7%
 Public transportation 31 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 133 0.9%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 558 4.0%
 Worked at Home 307 2.2%
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 824 8%
 High School Graduate 4,987 48%
 Associate's degree 1,154 11%
 Bachelor's degree 2,037 20%
 Master's degree 1,048 10%
 Professional school degree 88 1%
 Doctorate degree 190 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,024 82.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 695 9.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 622 8.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93555

ZIP Code 93555 is in the Sierra Sands Unf School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93555.

Sierra Vista Education Center
1327 North Norma St
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Sierra Sands Unf School District
Ridgecrest Charter
325 South Downs St
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sbe - Ridgecrest Charter School District
Gateway Elementary
501 South Gateway
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sierra Sands Unf School District
James Monroe Middle School
340 West Church St
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sierra Sands Unf School District
Las Flores Elementary
720 West Las Flores
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sierra Sands Unf School District
Murray Middle School
921 East Inyokern Rd
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sierra Sands Unf School District
Pierce Elementary
674 North Gold Canyon
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sierra Sands Unf School District
Richmond Elementary
1206 Kearsarge St
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sierra Sands Unf School District
Faller Elementary
1500 West Upjohn St
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sierra Sands Unf School District
Burroughs High School
500 East French St
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sierra Sands Unf School District
Mesquite Continuation High School
140 West Drummond
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sierra Sands Unf School District
Immanuel Christian School
201 W Graaf Ave
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Liberty Christian School
740 W Upjohn Ave
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Adventist Christian School
555 W Las Flores Ave
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Heritage Montessori School
934 N Heritage Dr
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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