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ZIP Code 94109

Primary City:San Francisco, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Polk Gulch|Nob Hill
County: San Francisco County
Timezone: Pacific (4:34am)
Area code: 415 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.79, -122.42
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94109

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94109. 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 94109. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94109, 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:
San Francisco, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 94109 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94109 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 94109 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 small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94109 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 55,984
Population Density 47,129 people per sq mi
Housing Units 37,182
Median Home Value $723,200
Land Area 1.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 33,342
Median Household Income $60,722

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6364083867572,4024,3993,4442,6572,1911,9931,8351,8191,6011,103881787593611
Female6423983617592,9604,6903,1672,1361,6711,4431,3431,4521,3961,0339439089641,215
Total1,2788067471,5165,3629,0896,6114,7933,8623,4363,1783,2712,9972,1361,8241,6951,5571,826

Gender

 Male 28,503 51%
 Female 27,481 49%
Gender

Race

 White 33,289 59.5%
 Black Or African American 2,218 4.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 266 0.5%
 Asian 15,270 27.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 98 0.2%
 Other Race 2,387 4.3%
 Two Or More Races 2,456 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner39556854748917712632397
Renter2,3828,7034,9213,7513,5082,2031,9351,084
Total2,4219,2595,7754,4994,4252,9152,5671,481

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,980 18%
 Single Guardian 1,841 6%
 Singles 19,444 58%
 Singles With Roommate 6,077 18%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 31,140 93%
 Households with Kids 2,202 7%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1421211139685948770726783787484849973199302303
Female1291411079989779366737360798564799591193301367
Total271262220195174171180136145140143157159148163194164392603670

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94109 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 94109 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 94109 real estate data, the median home value of $723,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 94109 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 94109 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94109 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 54,044 96.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 139 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 85 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 935 1.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 777 1.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,287 9%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,568 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 28,487 77%
 Households Vacant 3,840 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,914 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 99 3%
 For Sale Only 227 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 43 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 997 26%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 560 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9,335 33%
 1 Bedroom 12,534 45%
 2 Bedroom 4,886 17%
 3+ Bedroom 1,396 5%
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 $60,722 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 94109 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 94109 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 94109 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 94109 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 94109 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 24,319 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,323 25%
 No Earnings 14,842 28%
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 24,319 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,323 25%
 No Earnings 14,842 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,518 25.2%
 Public transportation 12,526 37.1%
 Taxicab 228 0.7%
 Motorcycle 183 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9,486 28.1%
 Worked at Home 2,829 8.4%
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 2,216 9%
 High School Graduate 6,192 26%
 Associate's degree 1,154 5%
 Bachelor's degree 9,002 37%
 Master's degree 3,522 15%
 Professional school degree 1,303 5%
 Doctorate degree 647 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,486 63.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 754 32.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 97 4.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94109

ZIP Code 94109 is in the San Francisco Unf School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94109.

Redding Elementary
1421 Pine St
San Francisco, CA 94109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Francisco Unf School District
Spring Valley Elementary
1451 Jackson St
San Francisco, CA 94109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Francisco Unf School District
Galileo High School
1150 Francisco St
San Francisco, CA 94109
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Francisco Unf School District
Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
1055 Ellis St
San Francisco, CA 94109
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Brigid School
2250 Franklin St
San Francisco, CA 94109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Stuart Hall High School
1715 Octavia St
San Francisco, CA 94109
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Montessori House of Children
Geary Blvd
San Francisco, CA 94109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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