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ZIP Code 94303

Primary City:Palo Alto, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Palo Alto
County: Santa Clara County
Timezone: Pacific (4:03pm)
Area code: 650 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.45, -122.12
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94303

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94303. 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 94303. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94303, 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:
Palo Alto, CA
Acceptable:
E Palo Alto, East Palo Alto

Stats and Demographics for the 94303 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94303 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 94303 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 94303 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 45,467
Population Density 5,710 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,551
Median Home Value $958,800
Land Area 7.96 sq mi
Water Area 0.73 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,238
Median Household Income $80,127

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,8191,9491,9751,7741,6101,7431,5821,6261,6501,5881,4021,092882621454340303219
Female1,7671,8951,8591,7531,4941,5401,5171,6581,7351,6641,4061,089907741568461406378
Total3,5863,8443,8343,5273,1043,2833,0993,2843,3853,2522,8082,1811,7891,3621,022801709597

Gender

 Male 22,629 50%
 Female 22,838 50%
Gender

Race

 White 18,112 39.8%
 Black Or African American 4,954 10.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 138 0.3%
 Asian 7,010 15.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2,162 4.8%
 Other Race 11,000 24.2%
 Two Or More Races 2,091 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner384521,5031,9881,5181,042773357
Renter3691,5461,5081,09858926015047
Total4071,9983,0113,0862,1071,302923404

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,233 55%
 Single Guardian 2,792 21%
 Singles 2,381 18%
 Singles With Roommate 832 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,805 51%
 Households with Kids 6,433 49%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male352366388375415395385390364413411412367372380394440291269277
Female336368367403369374376376400344374390359392415407378314239288
Total688734755778784769761766764757785802726764795801818605508565

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94303 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 94303 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 94303 real estate data, the median home value of $958,800 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 94303. Rentals in 94303 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94303 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45,290 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 173 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,776 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,895 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,567 38%
 Households Vacant 1,313 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 722 55.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 0.7%
 For Sale Only 219 16.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 52 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 35 2.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 276 21.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 720 12%
 1 Bedroom 1,687 28%
 2 Bedroom 1,512 25%
 3+ Bedroom 2,211 36%
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 $80,127 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 94303 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 94303 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 13,196 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,289 27%
 No Earnings 12,058 35%
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 13,196 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,289 27%
 No Earnings 12,058 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,517 83.6%
 Public transportation 882 4.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 84 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,304 6.6%
 Worked at Home 977 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 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 2,674 19%
 High School Graduate 4,484 32%
 Associate's degree 409 3%
 Bachelor's degree 2,282 16%
 Master's degree 2,110 15%
 Professional school degree 751 5%
 Doctorate degree 1,298 9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 9,621 79.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,511 12.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 906 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94303

ZIP Code 94303 is in the Palo Alto Unf School District. There are 27 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94303.

Duveneck Elementary
705 Alester Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Palo Alto Unf School District
Ohlone Elementary
950 Amarillo Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Palo Alto Unf School District
Palo Verde Elementary
3450 Louis Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Palo Alto Unf School District
Greendell
4120 Middlefield Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Palo Alto Unf School District
David Starr Jordan Middle School
750 North California Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Palo Alto Unf School District
Green Oaks Academy
2450 Ralmar St
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ravenswood City Elementary School District
Ronald Mcnair Academy
2033 Pulgas Ave
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ravenswood City Elementary School District
Costano Elementary
2695 Fordham St
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ravenswood City Elementary School District
Cesar Chavez Elementary
2450 Ralmar St
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ravenswood City Elementary School District
Aspire East Palo Alto Charter
1286 Runnymede St
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ravenswood City Elementary School District
Edison-Brentwood Elementary
2086 Clarke St
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ravenswood City Elementary School District
Los Robles Magnet Academy
2450 Ralmar Ave
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ravenswood City Elementary School District
Aspire East Palo Alto Phoenix Academy
1848c Bay Rd
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sequoia Union High School District
Sequoia Community Day
763 Green St
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sequoia Union High School District
South Community
2031 Pulgas Ave
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Mateo County Office of Education School District
Achieve Kids
3860 Middlefield Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
International School of the Peninsula
151 Laura Ln
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Girls' Middle School
3400 W Bayshore Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private
Hope Technology School
2525 E Bayshore Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kehillah Jewish High School
3900 Fabian Way
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Headsup Child Development Center Palo Alto
2800 W Bayshore Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Stratford School - Palo Alto
870 N California Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Torah Academy
3070 Louis Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private
Helios New School
3921 Fabian Way Bldg C
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Palo Alto Prep
4000 Middlefield Rd Ste H2
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Emerson School
2800 W Bayshore Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Eastside College Preparatory School
1041 Myrtle St
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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