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ZIP Code 93901

Primary City:Salinas, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: South Salinas
County: Monterey County
Timezone: Pacific (6:25am)
Area code: 831 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.66, -121.65
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93901

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 93901. 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 93901. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 93901, 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:
Salinas, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 93901 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93901 is located in west California and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 93901 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 single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93901 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,863
Population Density 1,839 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,603
Median Home Value $339,300
Land Area 14.61 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,014
Median Household Income $48,514

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,006863931990943951955836886950858871604398281253243237
Female9818939149308559518648939169661,003864662497342391380505
Total1,9871,7561,8451,9201,7981,9021,8191,7291,8021,9161,8611,7351,266895623644623742

Gender

 Male 13,056 49%
 Female 13,807 51%
Gender

Race

 White 15,587 58.0%
 Black Or African American 649 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 347 1.3%
 Asian 1,570 5.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 122 0.5%
 Other Race 7,028 26.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,560 5.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner212656139201,003561588291
Renter3601,3391,2361,244832350222169
Total3811,6041,8492,1641,835911810460

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,202 42%
 Single Guardian 2,232 22%
 Singles 2,930 29%
 Singles With Roommate 650 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,436 64%
 Households with Kids 3,578 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male202186218186189193158153170187171190190193193204192207194189
Female205210203164186193153200161167171179196201164182215187182152
Total407396421350375386311353331354342369386394357386407394376341

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93901 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 93901 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 93901 real estate data, the median home value of $339,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 93901 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 93901 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93901 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,097 97.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 54 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 21 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 324 1.2%
 Other Institutional 4 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 363 1.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,000 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,262 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,752 54%
 Households Vacant 589 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 335 56.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 2.4%
 For Sale Only 75 12.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 5.3%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 114 19.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 291 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,714 29%
 2 Bedroom 2,612 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,356 23%
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 $48,514 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 93901 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. 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 93901 can expect to fall in that range. 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 7,771 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,762 28%
 No Earnings 6,877 34%
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 7,771 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,762 28%
 No Earnings 6,877 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,183 87.3%
 Public transportation 30 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 29 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 987 8.5%
 Worked at Home 435 3.7%
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 1,718 20.7%
 High School Graduate 4,111 49.6%
 Associate's degree 864 10.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,073 12.9%
 Master's degree 325 3.9%
 Professional school degree 151 1.8%
 Doctorate degree 47 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,077 84.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 187 3.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 768 12.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93901

ZIP Code 93901 is in the Monterey County Office of Education School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93901.

Monterey County Home Charter
901 Blanco Circle
Salinas, CA 93901
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Monterey County Office of Education School District
Mission Park Elementary
403 West Acacia St
Salinas, CA 93901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salinas City Elementary School District
Monterey Park Elementary
410 San Miguel Ave
Salinas, CA 93901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salinas City Elementary School District
Roosevelt Elementary
120 Capitol St
Salinas, CA 93901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salinas City Elementary School District
University Park Elementary
833 West Acacia St
Salinas, CA 93901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salinas City Elementary School District
Lincoln Elementary
705 California St
Salinas, CA 93901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salinas City Elementary School District
Salinas High School
726 South Main St
Salinas, CA 93901
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salinas Union High School District
Washington Middle School
560 Iverson St
Salinas, CA 93901
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Salinas Union High School District
Millennium Charter High School
901 Blanco Circle
Salinas, CA 93901
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Monterey County Office of Education School District
Notre Dame High School
455 Palma Dr
Salinas, CA 93901
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Palma High School
919 Iverson St
Salinas, CA 93901
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Sacred Heart School
123 W Market St
Salinas, CA 93901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Soaring Eagles Christian Academy
298 E Market St
Salinas, CA 93901
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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