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ZIP Code 94501

Primary City:Alameda, CA (View All Cities)
County: Alameda County
Timezone: Pacific (7:24am)
Area code: 510 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.77, -122.28
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94501

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94501. 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 94501. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94501, 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:
Alameda, CA
Unacceptable:
Alameda Pt

Stats and Demographics for the 94501 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94501 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 94501 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 large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94501 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 60,212
Population Density 7,593 people per sq mi
Housing Units 27,087
Median Home Value $607,000
Land Area 7.93 sq mi
Water Area 3.48 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 25,025
Median Household Income $69,076

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,7811,7251,6121,7911,8582,0472,0162,2142,3262,2442,1642,0661,7691,033738543470417
Female1,7121,6331,5751,5671,5952,1752,2222,6092,5042,5912,3962,2001,9711,269910801723945
Total3,4933,3583,1873,3583,4534,2224,2384,8234,8304,8354,5604,2663,7402,3021,6481,3441,1931,362

Gender

 Male 28,814 48%
 Female 31,398 52%
Gender

Race

 White 31,257 51.9%
 Black Or African American 4,350 7.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 398 0.7%
 Asian 17,178 28.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 354 0.6%
 Other Race 2,254 3.7%
 Two Or More Races 4,421 7.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner284921,8222,4002,5391,487985533
Renter6493,2703,4533,1592,390961587270
Total6773,7625,2755,5594,9292,4481,572803

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 10,273 41%
 Single Guardian 4,208 17%
 Singles 8,291 33%
 Singles With Roommate 2,253 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 17,726 71%
 Households with Kids 7,299 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male363376362338352358331332352325327313317330359358375340359352
Female354344372311347353335281317316307298336318338345332266286283
Total717720734649699711666613669641634611653648697703707606645635

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94501 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 94501 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 94501 real estate data, the median home value of $607,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 94501. Rentals in 94501 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 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 94501 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 58,728 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 629 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 661 1.1%
 Other Noninstitutional 194 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,630 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,656 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 14,739 54%
 Households Vacant 2,062 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 885 42.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 57 2.8%
 For Sale Only 136 6.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 53 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 189 9.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 741 35.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 850 6%
 1 Bedroom 5,246 36%
 2 Bedroom 6,055 41%
 3+ Bedroom 2,497 17%
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 $69,076 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 94501 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 94501 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 94501 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 21,381 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,551 27%
 No Earnings 15,599 31%
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 21,381 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,551 27%
 No Earnings 15,599 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21,278 69.2%
 Public transportation 4,749 15.4%
 Taxicab 17 0.1%
 Motorcycle 151 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,383 7.7%
 Worked at Home 2,176 7.1%
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 1,972 9%
 High School Graduate 8,176 39%
 Associate's degree 1,728 8%
 Bachelor's degree 5,893 28%
 Master's degree 1,900 9%
 Professional school degree 746 4%
 Doctorate degree 575 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,454 71.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,988 19.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 920 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94501

ZIP Code 94501 is in the Alameda City Unf School District. There are 28 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94501.

Alameda Community Lrn Center
210 Central Ave Room 603
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Alameda City Unf School District
Nea Community Lrn Center
500 Pacific Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Alameda City Unf School District
William G. Paden Elementary
444 Central Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alameda City Unf School District
Academy of Alameda
401 Pacific Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Alameda City Unf School District
Edison Elementary
2700 Buena Vista Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alameda City Unf School District
Henry Haight Elementary
2025 Santa Clara Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alameda City Unf School District
Lincoln Middle School
1250 Fernside Blvd
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Alameda City Unf School District
Donald D. Lum Elementary
1801 Sandcreek Way
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alameda City Unf School District
Frank Otis Elementary
3010 Fillmore St
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alameda City Unf School District
Washington Elementary
825 Taylor Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alameda City Unf School District
Will C. Wood Middle School
420 Grand St
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Alameda City Unf School District
Franklin Elementary
1433 San Antonio Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alameda City Unf School District
Ruby Bridges Elementary
351 Jack London Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alameda City Unf School District
Maya Lin
825 Taylor St
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alameda City Unf School District
East Bay Regional Occupation Center/Agency (roc/P)
1900 Third St Room 23
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Bay Regional Occupational Agency (Rop) School District
Alameda High School
2201 Encinal Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Alameda City Unf School District
Encinal High School
210 Central Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Alameda City Unf School District
Island High (continuation)
1900 Third St
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Alameda City Unf School District
Bay Area School of Enterprise
1900 Third St
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Alameda City Unf School District
Alameda Science and Tech Institute
555 Atlantic Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Alameda City Unf School District
St Joseph Notre Dame High School
1011 Chestnut St
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Joseph Elementary School
1910 San Antonio Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Philip Neri School
1335 High St
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Alameda Christian School
2226 Pacific Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Rising Star Montessori
1421 High St
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Child Unique Montessori School
2226 Encinal Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Children'S Learning Center
1910 Central Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bayside Montessori Association
1523 Willow St
Alameda, CA 94501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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