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ZIP Code 93906

Primary City:Salinas, CA (View All Cities)
County: Monterey County
Timezone: Pacific (11:57pm)
Area code: 831 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.72, -121.63
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93906

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 93906. 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 93906. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 93906, 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 93906 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93906 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 93906 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93906 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 59,461
Population Density 4,548 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,788
Median Home Value $254,400
Land Area 13.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,763
Median Household Income $56,358

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,6132,4672,3822,6822,5182,5032,3022,0972,0031,8881,7211,3991,043698472403262222
Female2,5792,3662,3382,3872,3132,4232,1832,0111,9521,8631,8501,4671,166823635589437404
Total5,1924,8334,7205,0694,8314,9264,4854,1083,9553,7513,5712,8662,2091,5211,107992699626

Gender

 Male 29,675 50%
 Female 29,786 50%
Gender

Race

 White 26,674 44.9%
 Black Or African American 1,505 2.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 785 1.3%
 Asian 5,658 9.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 212 0.4%
 Other Race 21,254 35.7%
 Two Or More Races 3,373 5.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1048601,6942,2431,790952702251
Renter6352,3332,0181,463906415277120
Total7393,1933,7123,7062,6961,367979371

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,006 54%
 Single Guardian 4,141 25%
 Singles 2,801 17%
 Singles With Roommate 815 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,309 50%
 Households with Kids 8,454 50%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male547557488479514492468499494461453505463500526506548536566520
Female528513535490515491460473427477503469452437449515495466462498
Total1,0751,0701,0239691,0299839289729219389569749159379751,0211,0431,0021,0281,018

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93906 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 93906 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 93906 real estate data, the median home value of $254,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 93906 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 93906 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 93906 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 58,029 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 992 1.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 144 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 195 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 101 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,956 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,640 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,167 46%
 Households Vacant 1,025 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 471 46.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 27 2.6%
 For Sale Only 217 21.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 3.3%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 245 23.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 275 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,838 22%
 2 Bedroom 3,063 36%
 3+ Bedroom 3,229 38%
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 $56,358 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 93906 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 93906 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 17,622 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,043 27%
 No Earnings 15,419 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 17,622 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,043 27%
 No Earnings 15,419 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 22,542 88.0%
 Public transportation 157 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 34 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,641 6.4%
 Worked at Home 1,254 4.9%
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 5,523 31.8%
 High School Graduate 8,322 47.9%
 Associate's degree 1,289 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,454 8.4%
 Master's degree 532 3.1%
 Professional school degree 120 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 130 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 13,068 83.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 730 4.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,898 12.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93906

ZIP Code 93906 is in the Monterey County Office of Education School District. There are 23 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93906.

Wellington M. Smith Junior
1420 Natividad Rd
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Monterey County Office of Education School District
Creekside Elementary
1770 Kittery St
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alisal Union School District
John E. Steinbeck Elementary
1714 Burlington Dr
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alisal Union School District
El Gabilan Elementary
1256 Linwood Dr
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salinas City Elementary School District
Henry F. Kammann Elementary
521 Rochex St
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salinas City Elementary School District
Loma Vista Elementary
757 Sausal Dr
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salinas City Elementary School District
Natividad Elementary
1465 Modoc Ave
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salinas City Elementary School District
La Joya Elementary
55 Rogge Rd
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Rita Union Elementary School District
Santa Rita Elementary
2014 South Santa Rita St
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Rita Union Elementary School District
Gavilan View Middle School
18250 Van Buren Ave
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Santa Rita Union Elementary School District
Mckinnon
2100 McKinnon
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Rita Union Elementary School District
New Republic Elementary
636 Arcadia Way
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Rita Union Elementary School District
Bolsa Knolls Middle School
1031 Rogge Rd
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Santa Rita Union Elementary School District
Harden Middle School
1561 McKinnon St
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Salinas Union High School District
Everett Alvarez High School
1900 Independence Blvd
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salinas Union High School District
Mount Toro High School
10 Sherwood Place
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salinas Union High School District
North Salinas High School
55 Kip Dr
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salinas Union High School District
Carr Lake Community Day
10 Sherwood Place
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salinas Union High School District
El Puente
20 Sherwood Place
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salinas Union High School District
Salinas Community
1420 Natividad Rd
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Monterey County Office of Education School District
Madonna Del Sasso School
20 Santa Teresa Way
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Salinas Christian School
345 E Alvin Dr
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Pacific Coast Christian Academy
381 San Juan Grade Rd
Salinas, CA 93906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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