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ZIP Code 93561

Primary City:Tehachapi, CA (View All Cities)
County: Kern County
Timezone: Pacific (12:28pm)
Coordinates:35.1, -118.4
ZIP (~27 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93561

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 93561. 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 93561. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 93561, 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:
Tehachapi, CA
Acceptable:
Bear Valley Springs, Bear Vly Spgs, Golden Hills, Monolith, Stallion Spgs, Stallion Springs
Unacceptable:
Alpine Forest, California Correctional Inst, Sand Canyon

Stats and Demographics for the 93561 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93561 is located in south California and covers a large 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 93561 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 large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93561 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,630
Population Density 131 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,824
Median Home Value $217,000
Land Area 264.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,937
Median Household Income $57,433

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9599511,1611,2241,4371,7881,7771,5701,5521,7501,5581,168945861595460280157
Female8878839961,0477126967086948811,2051,1771,0811,021826615436317255
Total1,8461,8342,1572,2712,1492,4842,4852,2642,4332,9552,7352,2491,9661,6871,210896597412

Gender

 Male 20,193 58%
 Female 14,437 42%
Gender

Race

 White 27,029 78.1%
 Black Or African American 1,570 4.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 475 1.4%
 Asian 511 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 50 0.1%
 Other Race 3,777 10.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,218 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner755429101,9511,8921,559892210
Renter23165863061338521312452
Total3061,2001,5402,5642,2771,7721,016262

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,449 59%
 Single Guardian 1,494 14%
 Singles 2,465 23%
 Singles With Roommate 529 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,313 67%
 Households with Kids 3,624 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male203172204215164199191205192221209210260261240243245246250264
Female169178197171201144192150196193197195210201228218248176177155
Total372350401386365343383355388414406405470462468461493422427419

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93561 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 93561 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 93561 real estate data, the median home value of $217,000 is slightly higher than average 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 93561. Rentals in 93561 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93561 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,669 82.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 5,903 17.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 2 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 18 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 38 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,990 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,041 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,906 23%
 Households Vacant 1,887 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 340 18.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 30 1.6%
 For Sale Only 314 16.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 34 1.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 746 39.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 422 22.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 0.3%
 1 Bedroom 402 12.1%
 2 Bedroom 1,185 35.8%
 3+ Bedroom 1,713 51.8%
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 $57,433 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 93561 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. Most commuters in 93561 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,792 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,114 22%
 No Earnings 14,076 50%
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 7,792 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,114 22%
 No Earnings 14,076 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,479 90.0%
 Public transportation 28 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 775 6.7%
 Worked at Home 361 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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,654 19.1%
 High School Graduate 7,947 57.1%
 Associate's degree 1,320 9.5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,215 8.7%
 Master's degree 540 3.9%
 Professional school degree 52 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 178 1.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,979 74.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,150 17.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 565 8.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93561

ZIP Code 93561 is in the Tehachapi Unf School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93561.

Tehachapi Adult
126 South Snyder
Tehachapi, CA 93561
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Tehachapi Unf School District
Abernathy Collegiate Charter
24600 Tiara Court
Tehachapi, CA 93561
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Tehachapi Unf School District
Jacobsen Middle School
711 Anita Dr
Tehachapi, CA 93561
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Tehachapi Unf School District
Tompkins Elementary
1120 South Curry St
Tehachapi, CA 93561
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tehachapi Unf School District
Golden Hills Elementary
20215 Park Rd
Tehachapi, CA 93561
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tehachapi Unf School District
Cummings Valley Elementary
24220 Bear Valley Rd Hc80
Tehachapi, CA 93561
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tehachapi Unf School District
Tehachapi High School
801 South Dennison Rd
Tehachapi, CA 93561
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tehachapi Unf School District
Monroe High (continuation)
126 South Snyder St
Tehachapi, CA 93561
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tehachapi Unf School District
New Life Christian School
920 W Valley Blvd
Tehachapi, CA 93561
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Heritage Oak School
20915 Schout Rd
Tehachapi, CA 93561
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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