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ZIP Code 94517

Primary City:Clayton, CA (View All Cities)
County: Contra Costa County
Timezone: Pacific (9:54am)
Coordinates:37.89, -121.89
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94517

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94517. 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 94517. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94517, 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:
Clayton, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 94517 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94517 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 slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 94517 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94517 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,385
Population Density 216 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,662
Median Home Value $576,600
Land Area 57.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,546
Median Household Income $116,677

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male26039753247022121222130347560460247048030620316710155
Female265424478400209195202376533635593539489342224162116124
Total5258211,0108704304074236791,0081,2391,1951,009969648427329217179

Gender

 Male 6,079 49%
 Female 6,306 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,492 84.7%
 Black Or African American 187 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.4%
 Asian 760 6.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.2%
 Other Race 312 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 562 4.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner71456511,1741,04761733171
Renter49110911569273355
Total112367601,2891,116644364126

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,097 68%
 Single Guardian 481 11%
 Singles 778 17%
 Singles With Roommate 190 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,934 65%
 Households with Kids 1,612 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male525461577275809179939710611512111891106896649
Female60495362868274948810677102881059510572725652
Total112103114119158157154185167199174208203226213196178161122101

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94517 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 94517 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 94517 real estate data, the median home value of $576,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 94517 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 94517 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94517 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,246 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 66 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 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 73 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,397 73%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 646 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 503 11%
 Households Vacant 116 2%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 37 32%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 142 27%
 2 Bedroom 133 25%
 3+ Bedroom 256 48%
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 $116,677 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 94517 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 94517 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. However, that is not the case in 94517. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,010 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,617 26%
 No Earnings 3,616 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 4,010 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,617 26%
 No Earnings 3,616 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,866 84.0%
 Public transportation 343 5.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 26 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 79 1.4%
 Worked at Home 480 8.3%
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 209 5%
 High School Graduate 1,642 39%
 Associate's degree 364 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,219 29%
 Master's degree 497 12%
 Professional school degree 176 4%
 Doctorate degree 69 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,028 73.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 625 22.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 119 4.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94517

ZIP Code 94517 is in the Mt. Diablo Unf School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94517.

Diablo View Middle School
300 Diablo View Ln
Clayton, CA 94517
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mt. Diablo Unf School District
Mt. Diablo Elementary
5880 Mount Zion Dr
Clayton, CA 94517
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mt. Diablo Unf School District

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