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ZIP Code 94117

Primary City:San Francisco, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Buena Vista Park
County: San Francisco County
Timezone: Pacific (12:06am)
Area code: 415 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.77, -122.44
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94117

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94117. 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 94117. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94117, 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 94117 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94117 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 94117 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 94117 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,169
Population Density 23,211 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,255
Median Home Value $911,500
Land Area 1.69 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,939
Median Household Income $94,479

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7984213086681,6272,9442,9492,4132,0511,4671,0831,022800512326202152163
Female7804632971,2532,2633,3292,7521,9891,330944786759708473286224241386
Total1,5788846051,9213,8906,2735,7014,4023,3812,4111,8691,7811,508985612426393549

Gender

 Male 19,906 51%
 Female 19,263 49%
Gender

Race

 White 28,864 73.7%
 Black Or African American 2,409 6.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 161 0.4%
 Asian 4,327 11.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 70 0.2%
 Other Race 1,150 2.9%
 Two Or More Races 2,188 5.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner295641,4871,1261,027581269152
Renter9524,9583,0431,6341,146511296164
Total9815,5224,5302,7602,1731,092565316

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,112 23%
 Single Guardian 1,206 7%
 Singles 7,062 39%
 Singles With Roommate 5,559 31%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 15,754 88%
 Households with Kids 2,185 12%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male17416513710998997087676272536556594060167342260
Female17114713813010311010678668156585250626871452600484
Total345312275239201209176165133143128111117106121108131619942744

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94117 has a small 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 94117 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 94117 real estate data, the median home value of $911,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 94117. Rentals in 94117 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94117 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,034 92.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 15 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 207 0.5%
 Other Institutional 137 0.3%
 College Student Housing 2,122 5.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 648 1.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,392 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 843 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 12,704 66%
 Households Vacant 1,316 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 575 44%
 Rented & Unoccupied 37 3%
 For Sale Only 81 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 156 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 419 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,479 11%
 1 Bedroom 6,214 45%
 2 Bedroom 4,112 30%
 3+ Bedroom 1,873 14%
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 $94,479 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 94117 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 94117 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 94117 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 94117 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. However, that is not the case in 94117. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 19,497 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,098 31%
 No Earnings 6,915 18%
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 19,497 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,098 31%
 No Earnings 6,915 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,935 31.8%
 Public transportation 10,747 38.3%
 Taxicab 94 0.3%
 Motorcycle 359 1.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5,635 20.1%
 Worked at Home 2,286 8.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 94117 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 725 4%
 High School Graduate 4,076 22%
 Associate's degree 742 4%
 Bachelor's degree 8,306 44%
 Master's degree 2,842 15%
 Professional school degree 1,267 7%
 Doctorate degree 788 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 904 38.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,413 60.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 33 1.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94117

ZIP Code 94117 is in the San Francisco Unf School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94117.

Grattan Elementary
165 Grattan St
San Francisco, CA 94117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Francisco Unf School District
Muir (john) Elementary
380 Webster St
San Francisco, CA 94117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Francisco Unf School District
New Traditions Elementary
2049 Grove St
San Francisco, CA 94117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Francisco Unf School District
Chinese Immersion School at Deavila
1250 Waller St
San Francisco, CA 94117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Francisco Unf School District
Wells (ida B.) High School
1099 Hayes St
San Francisco, CA 94117
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Francisco Unf School District
The Urban School of San Francisco
1563 Page St
San Francisco, CA 94117
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
The Discovery Center School
1442 Fulton Ave
San Francisco, CA 94117
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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