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ZIP Code 94401

Primary City:San Mateo, CA (View All Cities)
County: San Mateo County
Timezone: Pacific (4:20am)
Area code: 650 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.57, -122.32
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94401

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94401. 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 94401. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94401, 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 Mateo, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 94401 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94401 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 94401 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94401 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,429
Population Density 10,943 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,518
Median Home Value $570,500
Land Area 3.15 sq mi
Water Area 1.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,795
Median Household Income $69,832

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2371,0428881,0401,2681,6321,6221,6001,3231,2411,064917690457342298259334
Female1,1729138478909801,4191,5351,4071,2561,1691,047992776614471431464792
Total2,4091,9551,7351,9302,2483,0513,1573,0072,5792,4102,1111,9091,4661,0718137297231,126

Gender

 Male 17,254 50%
 Female 17,175 50%
Gender

Race

 White 16,520 48.0%
 Black Or African American 1,226 3.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 250 0.7%
 Asian 5,464 15.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1,323 3.8%
 Other Race 7,549 21.9%
 Two Or More Races 2,097 6.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner214709471,1641,069727593499
Renter3161,8361,7991,279911421385358
Total3372,3062,7462,4431,9801,148978857

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,011 39%
 Single Guardian 2,163 17%
 Singles 4,501 35%
 Singles With Roommate 1,120 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,944 70%
 Households with Kids 3,851 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male260252230250218197226194207193164196165170215196202202225239
Female227259205210230177186140180187163161163173169200177184160193
Total487511435460448374412334387380327357328343384396379386385432

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94401 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 94401 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 94401 real estate data, the median home value of $570,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 94401 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 94401 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 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 94401 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,676 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 25 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 134 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 594 1.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,114 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,376 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,305 54%
 Households Vacant 723 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 255 35.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 2.5%
 For Sale Only 128 17.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 34 4.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 97 13.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 190 26.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 823 11%
 1 Bedroom 2,764 37%
 2 Bedroom 2,685 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,208 16%
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 $69,832 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 94401 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. Residents in ZIP code 94401 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 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 94401 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13,086 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,616 29%
 No Earnings 8,488 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 13,086 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,616 29%
 No Earnings 8,488 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,880 79.2%
 Public transportation 1,592 8.5%
 Taxicab 39 0.2%
 Motorcycle 30 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,784 9.5%
 Worked at Home 471 2.5%
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 3,163 25%
 High School Graduate 5,315 41%
 Associate's degree 679 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,333 18%
 Master's degree 875 7%
 Professional school degree 376 3%
 Doctorate degree 165 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,367 80.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 541 10.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 526 9.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94401

ZIP Code 94401 is in the San Mateo-Foster City School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94401.

Albion H. Horrall Elementary
949 Ocean View Ave
San Mateo, CA 94401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Mateo-Foster City School District
College Park Elementary
715 Indian Ave
San Mateo, CA 94401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Mateo-Foster City School District
North Shoreview Elementary
1301 Cypress Ave
San Mateo, CA 94401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Mateo-Foster City School District
San Mateo High School
506 North Delaware St
San Mateo, CA 94401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Mateo Union High School District
St Timothy School
1515 Dolan Ave
San Mateo, CA 94401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Matthew'S Episcopal Day School
16 Baldwin Ave
San Mateo, CA 94401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Centennial Montessori School
27 10th Ave
San Mateo, CA 94401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kinder Academy Montessori
300 E Santa Inez Ave
San Mateo, CA 94401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Russell Bede School
446 Turner Ter
San Mateo, CA 94401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Stanbridge Academy
515 E Poplar Ave
San Mateo, CA 94401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Muslim Children'S Garden
225 Tilton Ave
San Mateo, CA 94401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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